PSL releases fixtures for 2017/18 season

The Premier Soccer League released the 2017/18 fixtures, with the last Absa Premiership game set to be played in May 2018.

Defending champions Bidvest Wits will kick off the season with a clash against Cape Town City at Bidvest Stadium on Friday night, August 18. The game is set to start at 8pm.

There are two derbies the next day – SuperSport United host Mamelodi Sundowns at Luca Moripe Stadium, while Polokwane City take on Limpopo rivals Baroka at Peter Mokaba Stadium.

Soweto giants Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs will open their 2017/18 campaigns with clashes against Chippa United and Bloemfontein Celtic respectively.

Meanwhile, the PSL has also confirmed that the last game of the Absa Premiership season will be played on the weekend of May 12.

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

Bidvest Wits vs Cape Town City
Date: Friday August 18 2017 Time: 20:00 Venue: Bidvest Stadium
SuperSport United vs Mamelodi Sundowns
Date: Saturday August 19 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Lucas Moripe Stadium
Polokwane City vs Baroka FC
Date: Saturday August 19 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
Polokwane City vs Baroka FC
Date: Saturday August 19 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
AmaZulu vs Free State Stars
Date: Saturday August 19 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: King Zwelithini Stadium
Orlando Pirates vs Chippa United
Date: Saturday August 19 2017 Time: 18:00 Venue: Orlando Stadium
Ajax Cape Town vs Golden Arrows
Date: Saturday August 19 2017 Time: 20:15 Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Bloemfontein Celtic vs Kaizer Chiefs
Date: Sunday August 20 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Free State Stadium
Platinum Stars vs Maritzburg United
Date: Sunday August 20 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium
Mamelodi Sundowns vs Polokwane City
Date: Tuesday August 22 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Loftus Versveld Stadium
Chippa United vs AmaZulu
Date: Tuesday August 22 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Baroka FC vs Orlando Pirates
Date: Tuesday August 22 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
Kaizer Chiefs vs SuperSport United
Date: Wednesday August 23 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: FNB Stadium
Free State Stars vs Bidvest Wits
Date: Wednesday August 23 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Goble Park Stadium
Maritzburg United vs Ajax Cape Town
Date: Wednesday August 23 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Harry Gwala Stadium
Cape Town City vs Platinum Stars
Date: Wednesday August 23 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Golden Arrows vs Bloemfontein Celtic
Date: Wednesday August 23 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Princess Magogo Stadium
AmaZulu vs Maritzburg United
Date: Tuesday September 12 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: King Zwelithini Stadium
Free State Stars vs Mamelodi Sundowns
Date: Tuesday September 12 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Goble Park Stadium
Chippa United vs Baroka FC
Date: Tuesday September 12 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Polokwane City vs Bloemfontein Celtic
Date: Tuesday September 12 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
Orlando Pirates vs Ajax Cape Town
Date: Tuesday September 12 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Orlando Stadium
Cape Town City vs Kaizer Chiefs
Date: Wednesday September 13 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Bidvest Wits vs Golden Arrows
Date: Wednesday September 13 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Bidvest Stadium
SuperSport United vs Platinum Stars
Date: Wednesday September 13 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Lucas Moripe Stadium
Ajax Cape Town vs Polokwane City
Date: Friday September 15 2017 Time: 20:00 Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Maritzburg United vs Orlando Pirates
Date: Friday September 15 2017 Time: 20:00 Venue: Harry Gwala Stadium
Baroka FC vs Free State Stars
Date: Saturday September 16 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
Kaizer Chiefs vs Bidvest Wits
Date: Saturday September 16 2017 Time: 18:00 Venue: FNB Stadium
Platinum Stars vs Chippa United
Date: Saturday September 16 2017 Time: 20:15 Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium
Golden Arrows vs AmaZulu
Date: Sunday September 17 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Princess Magogo Stadium
Orlando Pirates vs Cape Town City
Date: Tuesday September 19 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: FNB Stadium
Ajax Cape Town vs Mamelodi Sundowns
Date: Tuesday September 19 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Polokwane City vs Free State Stars
Date: Tuesday September 19 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
Platinum Stars vs Golden Arrows
Date: Wednesday September 20 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium
AmaZulu vs Bidvest Wits
Date: Wednesday September 20 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: King Zwelithini Stadium
Bloemfontein Celtic vs Baroka FC
Date: Wednesday September 20 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Dr Molemela Stadium
Maritzburg United vs Kaizer Chiefs
Date: Wednesday September 20 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Harry Gwala Stadium
SuperSport United vs Chippa United
Date: Wednesday September 20 2017 Time: 19:30 Venue: Lucas Moripe Stadium
Cape Town City vs Polokwane City
Date: Friday September 22 2017 Time: 20:00 Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Baroka FC vs Ajax Cape Town
Date: Saturday September 23 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
Bidvest Wits vs Orlando Pirates
Date: Saturday September 23 2017 Time: 18:00 Venue: Bidvest Stadium
Kaizer Chiefs vs Baroka FC
Date: Saturday September 23 2017 Time: 20:15 Venue: FNB Stadium
AmaZulu vs Platinum Stars
Date: Saturday September 23 2017 Time: 20:15 Venue: King Zwelithini Stadium
Chippa United vs Bloemfontein Celtic
Date: Sunday September 24 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Maritzburg United vs Free State Stars
Date: Friday September 29 2017 Time: 20:00 Venue: Harry Gwala Stadium
Golden Arrows vs Chippa United
Date: Saturday September 30 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Princess Magogo Stadium
Ajax Cape Town vs Cape Town City
Date: Saturday September 30 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Cape Town Stadium
Kaizer Chiefs vs Baroka FC
Date: Saturday September 30 2017 Time: 18:00 Venue: Moses Mabhida Stadium
SuperSport United vs AmaZulu
Date: Saturday September 30 2017 Time: 20:15 Venue: Lucas Moripe Stadium
Polokwane City vs Orlando Pirates
Date: Saturday September 30 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Peter Mokaba Stadium
Bloemfontein Celtic vs Bidvest Wits
Date: Sunday October 1 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Dr Molemela Stadium
Platinum Stars vs Mamelodi Sundowns
Date: Sunday October 1 2017 Time: 15:00 Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium