The draws for the ABSA Cup 2020/21 are set for tomorrow Thursday, 4th March to be conducted in Lusaka. Absa Cup returns to the Zambian league after been canceled last year due to coronavirus pandemic.
In 2019 Zesco United beat Zanaco 4-1 to record the last holder of the then Barclays cup now Absa Cup after the sponsors changed business names.
The 2021 draw announcement follows a circular issued to the qualified clubs consisting of 6teams from the FAZ/MTN Super super league and 2 teams from the FAZ/EDEN University National League.
Qualification to the competition is reserved for the top six teams in the super league while two teams are selected from the national league. Both leagues should have had teams attain the highest points as of Week 17 of the football season.
The total eight teams are Zesco United, Zanaco, Forest Rangers, Lusaka Dynamos, Prison Leopards, Kabwe Warriors from the top division, and the two Konkola Blades and Kansanshi Dynamos from the National League.