The Uganda Premier League secretariat yesterday 14th August 2019 came out to announce the dates when Uganda’s top tier league commences.
The Star times Uganda premier league (SUPL) is Uganda ‘s top tier football league with SC Villa the record champions on 16 titles whereas KCCA FC are next on 13.
The CEO of the UPL Bernard Bainamani announced that the league will commence on 29th August , 2019 as new league entrants Kyetume United host SC Villa.
The game will be played at 8Pm on floodlights of Namboole stadium. Kyetume are playing in the league for the first time after finishing third in Uganda’s second tier league (big league) behind Champions Proline and runners up Wakiso giants.
This will be the 53rd edition of the league that started way back in 1968 with prisons the innaugural title winners.
Match day one fixtures :
Thursday 29th August, 2019.
Kyetume Vs SC Villa 8Pm at Namboole. The game will be televised on Sanyuka TV.
Friday 30th August, 2019.
URA FC Vs Maroons Fc at 4:30Pm Namboole. To be televised on Sanyuka TV.
Bright Stars Vs Vipers at Betway Muteesa 11 stadium Wankulukuku at 4:30pm.
Bul FC Vs Express at Njeru technical center at 4:30Pm.
Onduparaka Vs Police FC at Luzira prison grounds at 4Pm.
Saturday 31st August, 2019.
Tooro United FC Vs Busoga United FC at Betway Muteesa 11 stadium wankulukuku at 4:00Pm.
KCCA FC Vs Wakiso giants at Star times stadium Lugogo at 4Pm. To be televised on Sanyuka TV.
Mbarara city FC Vs Proline FC at Luzira prison grounds at 4pm.
Sanyuka TV is a partner of the league’s sponsors, ‘The Star times’ meant to televise the league’s selected games.