- 16 teams registered
- Fixtures to be released on 24th October
- League kicks off 8th November
Victoria group: Kawempe Muslim FC, Western United FC, Gafford Ladies FC, Makerere University, Mutesa I Royal University , Gadafi Integrated , Ajax Ladies and Wakiso Hills FC
Elizabeth group: Buikwe She Red Stars, She Corporates, Bidco Women, UCU Lady Cardinals, London College Nansana, Kakira Women, Devine Stars and Eastern Heroes
The FUFA competitions department has released the programme for the 2nd edition of the FUFA Women’s Elite League.
The league will kick off on 8th November at various play grounds. The fixtures will be released on 24th November.
16 teams have confirmed participation with 11 from the inaugural League while five (5) teams have been promoted London College FC, Nansana, Mutesa I Royal University FC, Ghadafi Integrated Women FC and Devine Stars FC from Soroti.
The format will have 8 teams in each group- Victoria and Elizabeth.-the same names used last season.
Four teams will qualify from each group for the knock out stage of the quarter-finals.
Club registration and player licensing is in progress with each club meeting the mandatory registration fee of 250,000/- (Two hundred fifty thousand shillings).
The detailed programme of the FWEL includes filling and returning of registration forms by 20th October, Issuance of fixtures on Saturday 24th October at FUFA House, Clubs half day training on player registration using electronic system and Kick off on the 8th November 2015.
Meanwhile the FUFA spokesperson confirmed that all clubs and individual winners of the FUFA Women Elite 2015 season received their prize monies.
‘All clubs have received their prize monies and we are glad that they will start the season with some monies on their accounts’ said Hussein.
MAIN PHOTO: Official Logo of the FUFA Women Elite League
Photo credit: FUFA Communications