Crusaders start the defence of the Danske Bank Premiership at home to Ards on Saturday 4 August (c) Presseye


The NI Football League are delighted to announce the fixtures for the 2018/19 season.

The Danske Bank Premiership begins on Saturday 4 August, the Bluefin Sport Championship on Saturday 11 August and the Bluefin Sport Premier Intermediate League on Saturday 18 August.

The Danske Bank Premiership starts with champions Crusaders start the defence of their title by hosting Ards at Seaview on 4 August. 

Elsewhere the two newly promoted sides Institute and Newry City meet each other and there is a repeat of last season's dramtaic Europa League Playoff final as Glentoran welcome Cliftonville to The Oval.

Click to download 2018/2019 Danske Bank Premiership fixtures here

Opening Day Premiership Fixtures (Saturday 4 August, kick-off: 3pm)
Coleraine v Warrenpoint Town
Crusaders v Ards
Dungannon Swifts v Ballymena United
Glenavon v Linfield
Glentoran v Cliftonville
Institute v Newry City

Click to download 2018/2019 Bluefin Sport Championship fixtures here

Opening Day Championship Fixtures (Saturday 11 August, kick-off: 3pm)
Ballinamallard United v Limavady United
Dundela v Dergview
Harland & Wolff Welders v Carrick Rangers
Knockbreda v Larne
Loughgall v Portadown
PSNI v Ballyclare Comrades

Click to download 2018/2019 Bluefin Sport Premier Intermediate League fixtures here

Opening Day Premier Intermediate League Fixtures (Saturday 18 August, kick-off: 3pm)
Banbridge Town v Lisburn Distillery
Lurgan Celtic v Queens University
Newington YC v Moyola Park
Portstewart v Dollingstown
Sport & Leisure Swifts v Armagh City
Tobermore United v Annagh United