The draw will see 9 teams from three lower
leagues joining 15 teams from the Super
Last season’s top eight teams will be seeded.
The preliminary round teams will include three promoted teams and the other four
teams that finished between position 9 to 11 last year.
Mighty Be Forward Wanderers, Kamuzu
Barracks, EPAC, Airborne Rangers, FisdWizards FC, Dedza Young Soccer and Mzuni FC will battle it out against Ndirande Icons,
Max Bullets, Changalume Barracks, Master
Security, Support Battalion, Silver Strikers Reserve, Karonga United, Chirumba Barracks and OP FC in the preliminary round.
The eight winners of the preliminary round matches will then join the top eight seeded
teams namely Big Bullets, Moyale Barracks,Blue Eagles, Civo United, Silver Strikers,MAFCO and Azam Tigers in the round of 16.
Bullets are the current Carlsberg Cup defending champions.