The competitions committee of the Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has issued the fixtures for the new season, indicating that KCC FC is to start its title defence with a game against SC Villa at Namboole Stadium. The tie on Saturday August 2nd at 7pm will follow an opening match between Police FC and Victor at the same venue at 4pm. Moses Magogo, chairperson of the competitions committee says the two matches will be screened live by GTV, the main sponsor of the league. Debutants, Mbarara FC, Youfra FC, Sharing FC, and Bugerere FC will all get into action from at home grounds on August 2nd. Mbarara will meet Maji FC, Lira-based Youfra will play Simba FC, Sharing will play Express FC and Bugerere FC will meet Boroboro Tigers. Another newcomer, Kakira FC will be playing against Iganga at Kakindu Stadium on the same day. The debutants replaced relegated City Lads FC, Masaka FC, Masindi FC, Mukono FC and Ediofe. The national Super League will run until December 21 when the top leaders will be crowned champions.