The dates for the 2004 ABSA Cup were announced in Johannesburg today with the first round games being played on Wednesday February 25, Friday, February 27, Saturday, February 28 and Sunday, February 29. The biggest game being the Chiefs and Sundowns clash. See the fixtures below.
The quarter-finals will take place on Wednesday, March 31, Saturday, April 3 and Sunday, April 4, while the last round of the last four will happen on the weekend of the Saturday, May 8 and Sunday, May 9.
The final will be contested on Saturday, June 12.
The dates and fixtures for the first round are as follows:
Wednesday, February 25
Ajax Cape Town vs Dynamos (Athlone Stadium - 19H30)
Friday, February 27
Santos vs Steenberg United (Athlone Stadium - 20H00)
Saturday, February 28
Wits University vs Gesane Arsenal (Bidvest Stadium - 19H30)
F.C. Fortune vs Manning Rangers (Wynberg Military Camp Stadium - 15H00)
Orlando Pirates vs Black Leopards (Johannesburg Stadium - 15H00)
University of Pretoria vs Jomo Cosmos (L.C. De Villiers Stadium - 15H00)
Mabopane Young Masters vs Roses United (Odi Stadium - 15H00)
Durban Stars vs. R & B 54 (King Zwelithini Stadium - 15H00)
Sunday, February 29
Hellenic vs Moroka Swallows (Pam Brink Stadium - 15H00)
Louisville Pirates vs Zulu Royals (Upington Stadium - 15H00)
Sundowns vs Kaizer Chiefs (Odi Stadium - 15H00)
Dangerous Darkies vs Golden Arrows (Kanyamazane Stadium - 15H00)
Alexandra United vs Supersport United (Alexandra Stadium - 15H00)
Silver Stars vs Uthukela (Peter Mokaba Stadium - 15H00)
Tornado Football Club vs Maritzburg United (Sisa Stadium - 15H00)
Classic vs Bafanas Football Club (Sisa Stadium - 15H00)