Football governing body in Uganda, FUFA has released the kick off date for the 2nd edition of the FUFA Women’s Elite League.
According to FUFA Competitions Committee headed by Ali Mwebe, the league will kick off on November 8, at various play grounds with fixtures expected to be released by October 24 2015.
16 teams have confirmed participation with 11 from the inaugural League while five (5) teams have been promoted and they include; London College FC, Nansana, Mutesa I Royal University FC, Ghadafi Integrated Women FC and Devine Stars FC from Soroti.
The teams have been divided into two groups – Victoria and Elizabeth and the top four from each group at the end of the normal season will qualify to the knock out round.
Kawempe Muslim are the reigning champions having defeated Buikwe She Red Stars 3-2 in the inaugural season finale to lift the maiden crown.
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.