The Rock Cup draw was conducted for the first time under the new sponsorship of Gibtelecom and was presided over by GFA Media Officer Steven Gonzalez and Gibtelecom’s Director of Communications Peter Borge. The first round draw saw the 2nd Division teams drawn only with 6 clubs squaring off whilst 3 others receiving byes into the 2nd Round. The draw was as follows:
Cannons FC v Brunos’ Magpies
FC Olympique v Boca Juniors
Leo FC v Angels
Byes: Gib Phoenix, FC Hound Dogs and College 1975
Ties to be played in the week commencing 16th of January 2016
Earlier on in the week the Gibraltar FA announced the new 4 year sponsorship deal with Gibtelecom where they also disclosed prize money will be awarded to each team dependent on their progress within the competition with the winners receiving prize money of £5,000 in addition to a guaranteed spot in next season’s UEFA Europa League 1st qualifying round.
— GibFootballTalk (@GibFootballTalk) 13 December 2016