Premier League

The Hong Kong Premier League is the top-tier division of local football and was inaugurated in 2014/15. It replaced the 1st Division, which has now become the second tier of local football. The Hong Kong Premier League is a fully professional league and the number of participating teams fluctuates between 9 and 11. The winners of the league and the FA Cup will qualify for the Asian Champions League qualifiers or AFC Cup group stages (depending on the current AFC ranking), while the bottom-ranked team will be relegated to the 1st Division. The season play-off, which determined the second qualifying spot for AFC tournaments, was eliminated after the 2016/17 season. Since 2017/18 the second spot for AFC competitions will be given to the winners of the FA Cup. In case they are the same as the league champions, the spot goes to the league runners-up.

Currently there are three domestic cups in addition to the league: Senior Shield (knock-out), FA Cup (knock-out), and Sapling Cup (group stages and finals).

Table

# Team MP W D L F A G P
1 R&F 9 7 1 1 35 10 +25 22
2 Warriors 9 6 1 2 18 14 +4 19
3 Kitchee 10 5 4 1 23 9 +14 19
4 Southern District 10 5 3 2 23 19 +4 18
5 Eastern 9 5 1 3 15 11 +4 16
6 Wofoo Tai Po 9 2 3 4 16 22 -6 9
7 Pegasus 9 1 3 5 12 19 -7 6
8 Happy Valley 9 1 3 5 8 19 -11 6
9 Yuen Long 9 0 5 4 11 23 -12 5
10 BC Rangers 9 1 2 6 11 26 -15 5

Results

March 18, 2020
Warriors 2 - 1 Kitchee
March 10, 2020
Southern District 1 - 5 Kitchee
January 19, 2020
Happy Valley 1 - 1 Yuen Long
January 18, 2020
Eastern 2 - 1 Warriors
Wofoo Tai Po 2 - 4 Southern District
R&F 5 - 0 BC Rangers
January 16, 2020
Pegasus 0 - 3 Kitchee
January 1, 2020
Southern District 2 - 1 Wofoo Tai Po
December 30, 2019
Kitchee 2 - 1 Pegasus
December 22, 2019
BC Rangers 1 - 7 R&F
Warriors 1 - 0 Eastern
December 21, 2019
Yuen Long 0 - 0 Happy Valley
December 7, 2019
R&F 2 - 0 Happy Valley
December 1, 2019
Pegasus 0 - 1 Eastern
Warriors 4 - 1 Wofoo Tai Po
Happy Valley 1 - 4 Southern District
November 30, 2019
Yuen Long 4 - 4 BC Rangers
November 29, 2019
Kitchee 0 - 0 R&F
November 25, 2019
Pegasus 2 - 1 Yuen Long

Next Fixtures

March 6, 2020
Kitchee 21:00 Wofoo Tai Po
March 7, 2020
BC Rangers 15:30 Warriors
Southern District 18:30 Eastern
March 8, 2020
Yuen Long 15:30 R&F
Pegasus 18:30 Happy Valley
March 14, 2020
Pegasus 15:30 Warriors
BC Rangers 15:30 Southern District
March 15, 2020
R&F 15:30 Wofoo Tai Po
Happy Valley 15:30 Kitchee
Eastern 18:30 Yuen Long
March 21, 2020
Yuen Long 16:30 Pegasus
R&F 16:30 Southern District
Eastern 19:30 Kitchee
March 22, 2020
Warriors 16:30 Happy Valley
BC Rangers 16:30 Wofoo Tai Po
April 4, 2020
Wofoo Tai Po 14:30 Eastern
Yuen Long 17:30 Southern District
April 5, 2020
Happy Valley 14:30 R&F
BC Rangers 14:30 Pegasus
Kitchee 17:30 Warriors
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