Saudi Professional League

men's top professional football division of the Saudi football league system

The Saudi Professional League (Arabic: دوري المحترفين السعودي) is the main football competition in Saudi Arabia. The first competition was held in the 1976–77 season.

Saudi Professional League
Founded17 October 1943
CountrySaudi Arabia
Level on pyramid1
Most championshipsAl-Hilal (13)

List of teams (2014–15 season)Edit

Club Position in 2013/14
Al-Ahli, Jeddah 3rd
Al-Faisaly, Harmah 7th
Al-Fateh, Al-Hasa 10th
Al-Hilal, Riyadh 2nd
Al-Ittihad, Jeddah 6th
Al-Khaleej, Saihat 2nd in the Saudi First Division
Al-Nassr, Riyadh 1st
Al-Orobah, Al-Jawf 8th
Al-Raed, Buraydah 9th
Al Shabab, Riyadh 4th
Al-Shoalah, Al-Kharj 12th
Al-Taawon, Buraydah 5th
Hajer Club, Al-Ahsa 1st in the Saudi First Division
Najran SC, Najran 11th

Performance by clubEdit

Most successful clubsEdit

No. Club Winners Runners-up Winning Years
1 Al-Hilal 13 13 1977, 1979, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1996, 1998, 2002, 2005, 2008, 2010, 2011
2 Al-Nassr 9 5 1976, 1980, 1981, 1989, 1994, 1995, 2014, 2015, 2019
3 Al-Ittihad 5 7 1982, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2009
4 Al-Shabab 6 5 1991, 1992, 1993, 2004, 2006, 2012
5 Al-Ahli 2 6 1978, 1984
6 Al-Ettifaq 2 2 1983, 1987
7 Al-Fateh 1 0 2013

Total titles won by town or cityEdit

Town or city Number of titles Clubs
Riyadh 25 Al-Hilal (13), Al-Nassr (9), Al-Shabab (6)
Jeddah 10 Al-Ittihad (8), Al-Ahli (2)
Dammam 2 Al-Ettifaq (2)
Al-Hasa 1 Al-Fateh (1)

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