The Pillay Garments Champion vs Champions series will played this year after it was approved in the Fiji FA Board meeting last Sunday.
Fiji FA chief executive officer Mohammed Yusuf said they had decided to host the series this year.
“The CVC is meant to be played between two previous seasons’ two champion team like Courts IDC champion and league winners and our competition season for 2017/2018 starts from Courts IDC,”Yusuf said.
“We want to determine the real champion after the Courts IDC for the previous season.
This year Labasa as the 2016/2017 Courts IDC Champions and Lautoka as the champions of Vodafone Premier League will battle in two leg series.
Labasa will host Lautoka at Subrail Park on October 28th while the return match will be held on November 3rd at Churchill Park in Lautoka.
Lautoka are the reigning champions of Pillay Garments after they defeated Ba 1-0 in the first leg and drew 0-0 in the second leg of the series at Churchill Park.