THE Central University of Technology’s men’s football team is gearing up for the 2016 Varsity Football Cup kicking off on Monday (18/07). The CUT’s opening fixture is against the University of Fort Hare (UFH) at the Davidson Stadium and will be followed by a tough away encounter against the University of Johannesburg (UJ) on 25 July. The opening games will feature the North-West University hosting the UJ at the Mafikeng Stadium at 16:30, followed by the UFH hosting the CUT at the Davidson Stadium at 19:00. Both of these matches will be live on SuperSport 4 and SuperSport Select. The non-televised matches will be played at 18:30, where defending champions the University of the Western Cape (UWC) will host USSA winners UP-Tuks at the UWC Sports Stadium, while the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) will host Wits at the TUT Stadium.