Institute will begin the 2016-17 season with a tough away trip to Warrenpoint Town, on Saturday August 13.
The Waterside men, who narrowly missed out on promotion to the Danske Bank Premiership losing 5-4 on aggregate to Ballinamallard United in the recent play-off, face Harland & Wolff Welders in their first game at Drumahoe on Saturday August 20.
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Meanwhile Limavady United start life in the new NIFL Premer Intermediate League on the road, when they face Tobermore United, also on Saturday August 13.
Paul Owens’ side’s first home game of the season takes place seven days later when the entertain Newry City.
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