Premier League, also known as SportPesa Premier League, is a professional football league in Kenya for men. There are overall 17 teams that compete for the title every year between September and May. The current holder of the title is Tusker and the team that holds the most titles is Gor Mahia. Sofascore tracks live football scores and Premier League table, results, statistics and top scorers. In the 22/23 season, among the most popular teams in Premier League for online searches are Gor Mahia, Tusker, AFC Leopards SC. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in Kenya.
Competition format of Premier League
The first edition of the Premier League took place in 1963 when the first league winner was Nakuru All-Stars. The teams are placed in 3 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. Each team plays overall 311 games in one season and the winner is the team that has the most points at the end of the season. The top 1 team qualify for the Champions League Qualification main tournament or preliminary qualifications.
Top scorers and goals
The average number of goals in the league for season 22/23 is 2.31 per game.
Team stadiums and attendance
The team with the largest stadium is Mathare United with the total capacity of 60,000.
TV partners and official organization
Top 8 important questions about Premier League
#1 Which team in Premier League has the most titles?
The team with the most titles in Premier League is Gor Mahia.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in Premier League?
The current titleholder in Premier League is Tusker.
#3 What rank of competition is Premier League in Kenya?
Premier League is the level 1 division in Kenya.
#4 How many rounds are played each season in Premier League?
Overall 35 rounds are played in Premier League each season.
#5 How many goals are scored on average in Premier League in 22/23?
The average number of goals in Premier League is 2.31 per game in 22/23.
#6 Is there a playoff round in Premier League after the regular season?
There isn't a playoff competition after the regular season in Premier League.
#7 When does the Premier League start and when does it finish?
The Premier League usually starts in September and ends in May.
#8 How many groups are there in Premier League competition?
The teams in Premier League are placed in 3 groups.