The Independence Cup 2017-18 will get underway next month with the participation of 12 teams.
This was announced following a meeting of the BFF’s professional football league committee in Dhaka Thursday.
The meeting was presided by BFF senior vice president Abdus Salam Murshedy.
The Independence Cup will be held right after the Bangladesh Premier League matches on January 13 next year.
The meeting also discussed hosting an U-18 tournament with the 12 top-flight clubs.
A final decision regarding this will be taken in the next meeting.