The first round of the new season kicks off on August 22.
In the top division of domestic football appeared the calendar for next season – 2020/2021. At least, preliminary. Clubs of the Ukrainian Premier League got it at their disposal and can now decide whether they are satisfied. By the way, yesterday Karpaty responded to their exclusion from the Ukrainian Premier League.
It is expected that the first round of the new season kicks off on August 22. Most likely, the match for the super Cup, contrary to tradition, will take place after the start of the championship of Ukraine. Champion (FC Shakhtar) and Cup winner (Dynamo) will meet on August 25. The second round of the Premier League scheduled for September 12, as will pause for the matches of the national team of Ukraine in the League of Nations against Switzerland and Germany (3 and 6 September). And September 9 scheduled matches 1/16 finals of the Cup.
We will complete the first part of the championship 13 December, and will start the second on February 13. The last round of the season offer to play may 15, after which the team will prepare for UEFA Euro 2020.
The number of participants in the Premier League will increase from 12 to 14, and the championship will hold in two rounds. In the season 2020/21 elite division will join three clubs of the First League. Not necessarily the winners, as the current leader of the First League is not going to play in the Premier League.