Premier League, also known as English Premier League, EPL, is a professional football league in England for men. There are overall 20 teams that compete for the title every year between August and May. The current holder of the title is Manchester City and the team that holds the most titles is Manchester United. 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 Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in England.
Competition format of Premier League
The first edition of the Premier League took place in 1992 when the first league winner was Manchester United. The teams are placed in 3 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. The last 3 teams are relegated to the Championship. Each team plays overall 415 games in one season and the winner is the team that has the most points at the end of the season. The top 4 teams qualify for the UEFA Champions League main tournament or preliminary qualifications. Additional 2 teams qualify for Europa League tournament or preliminary qualifications.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorers in the Premier League 21/22 season were Heung-min Son, Mohamed Salah with 23 goals. The average number of goals in the league for season 22/23 is 2.73 per game.
Team stadiums and attendance
The team with the largest stadium is Manchester United with the total capacity of 74,879. The highest attendance per game in the season Premier League 21/22 was 81,332. This was during the match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal. The total attendance in Premier League 21/22 season was 14,508,981. The average attendance per game was 38,182.
TV partners and official organization
The largest TV partners for Premier League are Sky Sports, BT Sport, Amazon Prime Video, BBC Sport. The organization that is in charge of the league is Premier League.
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 Manchester United.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in Premier League?
The current titleholder in Premier League is Manchester City.
#3 What rank of competition is Premier League in England?
Premier League is the level 1 division in England.
#4 How many rounds are played each season in Premier League?
Overall 38 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 2.73 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 August and ends in May.
#8 How many groups are there in Premier League competition?
The teams in Premier League are placed in 3 groups.