2017/18 Absa Premiership fixtures released

Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits holds aloft the trophy as Wits are crowned the 2016/2017 Absa Premiership Champions © Backpagepix

The Premier Soccer League released the 2017/18 Absa Premiership fixtures including the 2017/18 calendar.

Absa Premiership reigning champions, Bidvest Wits will kick-off the Absa Premiership season on Friday night, 18 August 2017 when they host Cape Town City at Bidvest Stadium. This fixture will kick-off at 20h00.

The League has also confirmed that the last game of the Absa Premiership season will be played on the weekend of 12 May 2017.

The Nedbank Cup final will once again be the last feature of the season with the final penciled for 19 May 2017.

The early completion of the PSL programme will allow our national team, Bafana Bafana to have sufficient time to prepare for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.