The next season of Bangladesh Football will begin with the Independence Cup Football Tournament-2016 scheduled to be kicked off in March.
Professional Football League Committee of Bangladesh Football Federation decided this on Tuesday in a meeting at the BFF House with Abdus Salam Murshedy in chair.
The committee also decided that a total of 12 teams will play in the Bangladesh Premier League 2015-16 and each team will be able to register four foreigners.
Yet, only three foreign players can play in one match.
Player registration window will be opened from December 26, 2015 and will be closed on February 15, 2016 while foreign players can get registered till February 28.
Besides, the Under-18 Youth Football Tournament 2015-16 will be played with participation of the teams of BPL.