Premier League, also known as BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League, is a professional football league in Hong Kong for men. There are overall 8 teams that compete for the title every year between April and May. The current holder of the title is Kitchee SC and the team that holds the most titles is Kitchee SC. 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 Kitchee SC, Eastern SC, Lee Man FC. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in Hong Kong.
Competition format of Premier League
The first edition of the Premier League took place in 2014 when the first league winner was Kitchee SC. The teams are placed in 3 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. Each team plays overall 84 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. Additional 1 team qualify for AFC Cup tournament or preliminary qualifications.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorers in the Premier League 21/22 season were Lucas Silva, Manuel Bleda with 12 goals. The average number of goals in the league for season 22/23 is 3.14 per game.
Team stadiums and attendance
The team with the largest stadium is Pegasus with the total capacity of 40,000.
TV partners and official organization
The organization that is in charge of the league is Hong Kong Football Association.
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 Kitchee SC.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in Premier League?
The current titleholder in Premier League is Kitchee SC.
#3 What rank of competition is Premier League in Hong Kong?
Premier League is the level 1 division in Hong Kong.
#4 How many rounds are played each season in Premier League?
Overall 18 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 3.14 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 April and ends in May.
#8 How many groups are there in Premier League competition?
The teams in Premier League are placed in 3 groups.