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12-team top-flight football starts July 24

  • Published at 06:24 pm June 17th, 2016
12-team top-flight football starts July 24
The forthcoming Bangladesh Premier League 2015-16 season will get underway on July 24 with the participation of 12 teams, confirmed the Bangladesh Football Federation yesterday following a meeting of its professional football league committee at the BFF House. The top-flight will be held across six different venues in the country. The committee also announced that the opening ceremony of the top tier will take place in Chittagong’s MA Aziz Stadium along with the tournament opener. Among a total of 132 top-flight matches, 24 will be hosted in Dhaka’s Bangabandhu National Stadium while the remaining 108 games will be held in the five other venues – MA Aziz Stadium, Sylhet Zila Stadium, Rajshahi Stadium, Barisal Stadium and Mymensingh/Gopalganj Stadium.