There are overall 11 teams that compete for the title every year between October and June. The current holder of the title is Harbour View FC and the team that holds the most titles is Portmore United FC. 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 Waterhouse FC, Portmore United FC, Mount Pleasant FA. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in Jamaica.
Competition format of Premier League
The first edition of the Premier League took place in 1973 when the first league winner was Portmore United FC. The teams are placed in 6 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. Each team plays overall 71 games in one season and the winner is the team that has the most points at the end of the season. The top 2 teams qualify for the CFU Club Championship main tournament or preliminary qualifications.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorers in the Premier League 2022 season were Tremaine Stewart, Fabian Reid with 11 goals. The average number of goals in the league for season 22/23 is 2.24 per game.
Team stadiums and attendance
The team with the largest stadium is Arnett Gardens with the total capacity of 7,000.
TV partners and official organization
The largest TV partners for Premier League are Television Jamaica, Sportsmax. The organization that is in charge of the league is Premier League Jamaica.
Top 7 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 Portmore United FC.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in Premier League?
The current titleholder in Premier League is Harbour View FC.
#3 How many rounds are played each season in Premier League?
Overall 33 rounds are played in Premier League each season.
#4 How many goals are scored on average in Premier League in 22/23?
The average number of goals in Premier League is 2.24 per game in 22/23.
#5 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.
#6 When does the Premier League start and when does it finish?
The Premier League usually starts in October and ends in June.
#7 How many groups are there in Premier League competition?
The teams in Premier League are placed in 6 groups.