Premier League

CountryUkraineUkraine
Season2023

The Premier League, also known as the Ukrainian Premier League, is the highest division of Ukrainian annual football championship. Established in 1991 following the dissolution of the Soviet Union, the league is organized by the Football Federation of Ukraine. The league is known for its competitive nature, producing numerous talented players who have gone on to achieve international acclaim.

The Premier League's inaugural season took place in 1992, with 20 teams participating. The first champion was Tavriya Simferopol, marking the start of a new era in Ukrainian football. Since then, the league has been dominated by Dynamo Kyiv and Shakhtar Donetsk, two of the most successful clubs in the history of the league.

The league operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the Ukrainian First League. The season typically runs from July to June of the following year, with teams playing each other twice, once at home and once away. The team with the most points at the end of the season is crowned the champion. If teams are level on points, goal difference and then goals scored determine the winner.

Over the years, the Premier League has seen a decrease in the number of participating clubs due to various financial challenges. However, it has managed to maintain its status as the top-flight football league in Ukraine, showcasing the country's best talent. The league has also been instrumental in developing players for the Ukrainian national team, contributing significantly to the team's success on the international stage.

The Premier League has faced its share of challenges, including match-fixing allegations and financial instability. However, it has taken significant steps to improve its reputation and integrity, including implementing stricter regulations and increasing transparency.

Despite these challenges, the Premier League continues to be a significant part of Ukrainian culture and society. It has a large and passionate fan base, with matches often drawing large crowds. The league's popularity extends beyond Ukraine's borders, with many matches broadcast internationally.

The Ukrainian Premier League has produced many notable players who have gone on to have successful careers both domestically and internationally. These include Andriy Shevchenko, Anatoliy Tymoshchuk, and Andriy Yarmolenko, who have all represented Ukraine at the highest level.

In conclusion, the Ukrainian Premier League is a vibrant and competitive league that has played a crucial role in the development of football in Ukraine. Despite its challenges, it continues to thrive, producing high-quality football and nurturing talented players who represent Ukraine on the global stage.

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Premier League Top Scorers

The current top scorer list for Premier League in 2023

Player Team Goals
dynamo-kyiv 10
dnipro-1 8
hirnyk 7
dynamo-kyiv 7
chornomorets 7
vorskla-poltava 5
rukh-vynnyky 5
dynamo-kyiv 5
shakhtar-donetsk 5
hirnyk 5

Premier League standings

Rank Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Shakhtar Donetsk players, news and schedule Shakhtar Donetsk 20 14 4 2 42 17 25 46
2 Kryvbas KR players, news and schedule Kryvbas KR 22 14 4 4 40 22 18 46
3 Dynamo Kyiv players, news and schedule Dynamo Kyiv 20 14 2 4 49 22 27 44
4 Dnipro-1 players, news and schedule Dnipro-1 22 12 6 4 31 19 12 42
5 Ruh Lviv players, news and schedule Ruh Lviv 22 10 9 3 33 21 12 39
6 Polessya players, news and schedule Polessya 22 9 6 7 27 21 6 33
7 Vorskla Poltava players, news and schedule Vorskla Poltava 22 8 5 9 22 33 -11 29
8 Chornomorets players, news and schedule Chornomorets 21 8 2 11 30 29 1 26
9 LNZ Cherkasy players, news and schedule LNZ Cherkasy 22 6 7 9 21 26 -5 25
10 Kolos Kovalivka players, news and schedule Kolos Kovalivka 21 5 9 7 15 17 -2 24
11 Oleksandria players, news and schedule Oleksandria 21 6 6 9 17 26 -9 24
12 Zorya Luhansk players, news and schedule Zorya Luhansk 20 5 7 8 20 25 -5 22
13 Veres Rivne players, news and schedule Veres Rivne 22 4 7 11 21 33 -12 19
14 Obolon'-Brovar players, news and schedule Obolon'-Brovar 22 4 6 12 12 31 -19 18
15 Metalist 1925 Kharkiv players, news and schedule Metalist 1925 Kharkiv 22 4 4 14 22 41 -19 16
16 Minai players, news and schedule Minai 21 2 8 11 13 32 -19 14

Prediction Stats

Correct Strike rate
Winner 104/142 73%
Over/Under 29/34 85%
League Correct %
Pro League logo Pro League 44/53 83%
Cup logo Cup 9/11 82%
Primera División - Apertura logo Primera División - Apertura 28/34 82%
Premier League logo Premier League 50/62 81%
World Cup - Qualification Asia logo World Cup - Qualification Asia 28/35 80%
First League logo First League 118/150 79%
Liga 1 logo Liga 1 65/83 78%
Super League 1 logo Super League 1 113/144 78%
Primera División Femenina logo Primera División Femenina 103/136 76%
Liga Pro logo Liga Pro 130/170 76%