Danske Bank Premiership 2018-19 Fixtures released

The fixtures for the new Danske Bank Premiership season have been released.

Friday, 29th June 2018, 10:58 am
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 4:55 pm
The Irish League

Newly promoted clubs Newry City and Insitute will meet each other on the opening day of the new Irish League Danske Bank Premiership season when it kicks off on Saturday, August 4,.

Institute, who won the Bluefin Sport Championship last season will entertain Newry,, who won a play-off against Carrick to earn promotion.

Champions Crusaders will entertain Ards, while last year's runners's-up and Irish Cup winners, Coleraine are at home to Warrenpoint.

Saturday August 4Coleraine v Warrenpoint TownCrusaders v ArdsDungannon Swifts v Ballymena UnitedGlenavon v LinfieldGlentoran v CliftonvilleInstitute v Newry City

Saturday, August 11Ards v GlentoranBallymena United v CrusadersCliftonville v ColeraineLinfield v InstituteNewry City v Dungannon SwiftsWarrenpoint Town v Glenavon

Saturday August 18Ballymena United v ArdsCrusaders v LinfieldDungannon Swifts v CliftonvilleGlentoran v ColeraineInstitute v Warrenpoint TownNewry City v Glenavon

Saturday August 25Ards v Newry CityCliftonville v LinfieldColeraine v InstituteGlenavon v Ballymena UnitedGlentoran v Dungannon SwiftsWarrenpoint Town v Crusaders

Defending Danske Bank Premiership Champions, Crusaders

Saturday. September 1Ballymena United v Warrenpoint TownCrusaders v ColeraineGlenavon v GlentoranInstitute v Dungannon SwiftsLinfield v ArdsNewry City v Cliftonville

Friday September 7Ards v GlenavonCliftonville v InstituteColeraine v Ballymena UnitedDungannon Swifts v CrusadersGlentoran v Newry CityWarrenpoint Town v Linfield

Saturday, September 15Ards v ColeraineBallymena United v GlentoranCrusaders v Newry CityInstitute v GlenavonLinfield v Dungannon SwiftsWarrenpoint Town v Cliftonville

Saturday, September 22Cliftonville v Ballymena UnitedColeraine v LinfieldDungannon Swifts v ArdsGlenavon v CrusadersGlentoran v InstituteNewry City v Warrenpoint Town

Newly promoted Newry City

Saturday, September 29Cliftonville v ArdsGlenavon v Dungannon SwiftsInstitute v CrusadersLinfield v Ballymena UnitedNewry City v ColeraineWarrenpoint Town v Glentoran

Saturday, October 6Ards v InstituteBallymena United v Newry CityColeraine v GlenavonCrusaders v CliftonvilleDungannon Swifts v Warrenpoint TownGlentoran v Linfield

Saturday, October 13Crusaders v GlentoranDungannon Swifts v ColeraineGlenavon v CliftonvilleInstitute v Ballymena UnitedLinfield v Newry CityWarrenpoint Town v Ards

Saturday, October 20Ards v LinfieldBallymena United v Dungannon SwiftsCliftonville v Warrenpoint TownColeraine v CrusadersGlentoran v GlenavonNewry City v Institute

Last season's Bluefin Sport Championship winners, Institute

Saturday, October 27Coleraine v CliftonvilleCrusaders v Ballymena UnitedDungannon Swifts v LinfieldGlenavon v Newry CityGlentoran v ArdsWarrenpoint Town v Institute

Saturday, November 3Ards v Dungannon SwiftsBallymena United v GlenavonCliftonville v GlentoranInstitute v ColeraineLinfield v Warrenpoint TownNewry City v Crusaders

Saturday November 10Ards v CrusadersCliftonville v Newry CityDungannon Swifts v InstituteGlenavon v Warrenpoint TownGlentoran v Ballymena UnitedLinfield v Coleraine

Saturday, November 17Ballymena United v CliftonvilleColeraine v GlentoranCrusaders v GlenavonInstitute v LinfieldNewry City v ArdsWarrenpoint Town v Dungannon Swifts

Saturday November 24Crusaders v InstituteDungannon Swifts v GlentoranGlenavon v ArdsLinfield v CliftonvilleNewry City v Ballymena UnitedWarrenpoint Town v Coleraine

Saturday, December 1Ards v Warrenpoint TownBallymena United v LinfieldCliftonville v Dungannon SwiftsColeraine v Newry CityGlenavon v InstituteGlentoran v Crusaders

Saturday December 8Cliftonville v GlenavonColeraine v ArdsDungannon Swifts v Newry CityInstitute v GlentoranLinfield v CrusadersWarrenpoint Town v Ballymena United

Saturday, December 15Ards v CliftonvilleBallymena United v InstituteCrusaders v Dungannon SwiftsGlenavon v ColeraineGlentoran v Warrenpoint TownNewry City v Linfield

Saturday, December 22Ards v Ballymena UnitedColeraine v Dungannon SwiftsCrusaders v Warrenpoint TownInstitute v CliftonvilleLinfield v GlenavonNewry City v Glentoran

Wednesday, December 26Ballymena United v ColeraineCliftonville v CrusadersDungannon Swifts v GlenavonInstitute v ArdsLinfield v GlentoranWarrenpoint Town v Newry City

Saturday, December 29Ballymena United v Newry CityCliftonville v LinfieldDungannon Swifts v ArdsGlenavon v InstituteGlentoran v CrusadersWarrenpoint Town v Coleraine

2019Tuesday, January 1Ards v LinfieldColeraine v CliftonvilleCrusaders v Ballymena UnitedGlenavon v Warrenpoint TownGlentoran v Dungannon SwiftsNewry City v Institute

Saturday, January 12Ballymena United v Dungannon SwiftsCliftonville v ArdsColeraine v GlenavonInstitute v GlentoranLinfield v Warrenpoint TownNewry City v Crusaders

Saturday, January 19Ards v ColeraineCrusaders v LinfieldDungannon Swifts v CliftonvilleGlenavon v Ballymena UnitedGlentoran v Newry CityWarrenpoint Town v InstituteBallymena United v Ards

Saturday, January 26Cliftonville v GlenavonColeraine v Dungannon SwiftsInstitute v CrusadersLinfield v GlentoranNewry City v Warrenpoint Town

Saturday, February 9Cliftonville v Newry CityDungannon Swifts v CrusadersGlenavon v ArdsInstitute v Ballymena UnitedLinfield v ColeraineWarrenpoint Town v Glentoran

Friday, February 15Ards v InstituteBallymena United v CliftonvilleCrusaders v ColeraineDungannon Swifts v Warrenpoint TownGlentoran v GlenavonNewry City v Linfield

Saturday, February 23Ards v Newry CityColeraine v GlentoranCrusaders v GlenavonInstitute v Dungannon SwiftsLinfield v Ballymena UnitedWarrenpoint Town v Cliftonville

Saturday, March 9Cliftonville v InstituteColeraine v Ballymena UnitedDungannon Swifts v Newry CityGlenavon v LinfieldGlentoran v ArdsWarrenpoint Town v Crusaders

Saturday, March 16Ards v Warrenpoint TownBallymena United v GlentoranCrusaders v CliftonvilleGlenavon v Dungannon SwiftsLinfield v InstituteNewry City v Coleraine

Saturday, March 23Ards v CrusadersCliftonville v GlentoranDungannon Swifts v LinfieldInstitute v ColeraineNewry City v GlenavonWarrenpoint Town v Ballymena United

Split Fixtures to be announced after this date.