List of top-division football clubs in UEFA countries

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The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) is the administrative and controlling body for European football. It consists of 55 member associations, each of which is responsible for governing football in their respective countries.[1]

All widely recognised sovereign states located entirely within Europe are members, with the exceptions of the United Kingdom, Monaco and Vatican City. Eight states partially or entirely outside Europe are also members: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Israel, Cyprus and Turkey.[1] The United Kingdom is divided into the four separate football associations of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales; each association has a separate UEFA membership. The Faroe Islands, an autonomous country of the Kingdom of Denmark, also has its own football association which is a member of UEFA.[1] The football association of Gibraltar, a British Overseas Territory, was approved as a member by UEFA in 2013.[2] Kosovo was approved as a member in 2016, even though it is claimed by Serbia and is not recognised by several other UEFA member states.

Each UEFA member has its own football league system, except Liechtenstein.[3] Clubs playing in each top-level league compete for the title as the country's club champions. Clubs also compete in the league and national cup competitions for places in the following season's UEFA club competitions, the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League. Due to promotion and relegation, the clubs playing in the top-level league are different every season, except in San Marino where there is only one level.[4]

Some clubs play in a national football league other than their own country's. Where this is the case the club is noted as such.

Real Madrid Club finished the previous season as league champions.

UEFA coefficients[edit]

The UEFA league coefficients, also known as the UEFA rankings, are used to rank the leagues of Europe, and thus determine the number of clubs from a league that will participate in UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League. A country's ranking determines the number of teams competing in the season after the next; the 2009 rankings determined qualification for European competitions in the 2010–11 season.[5]

A country's ranking is calculated based on the results of its clubs in UEFA competitions over the past five seasons. Two points are awarded for each win by a club, and one for a draw. If a game goes to extra time, the result at the end of time is used to calculate ranking points; if the match goes to a penalty shootout, it is considered to be a draw for the purposes of the coefficient system. The number of points awarded to a country's clubs are added together, and then divided by the number of clubs that participated in European competitions that season. This number is then rounded to three decimal places; two and two-thirds would become 2.667.[5]

For the league coefficient the season's league coefficients for the last five seasons must be added up. In the preliminary rounds of both the Champions League and Europa League, the awarded points are halved. Bonus points for certain achievements are added to the number of points scored in a season. Bonus points are allocated for:

  • Qualifying for the Champions League group phase. (4 bonus points)
  • Reaching the second round of the Champions League. (5 bonus points)
  • Reaching the quarter, semi and final of both Champions League and Europa League. (1 bonus point)[5]

Albania[edit]

The top division of Albanian football was formed in 1930, and the inaugural title was won by SK Tirana (now known as KF Tirana). Tirana are the most successful team in the league's history, having won the competition on 24 occasions, followed by KS Dinamo Tirana (now playing in the second division) with 18 championships, and Partizani Tirana with 15.[7] The league became affiliated with UEFA in 1954.[8] Since the 2014–15 season, 10 teams compete in the division. The teams finishing in the bottom two places are relegated to the Albanian First Division and are replaced by the champions of each of that league's two groups.

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Flamurtari Vlorë 0 0
2 Kamza 0 0
3 Kastrioti 0 0
4 Kukësi 0 0
5 Laçi 0 0
6 Luftëtari 0 0
7 Partizani 0 0
8 Skënderbeu 0 0
9 Teuta 0 0
10 Tirana 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 19 August 2018. Source: TBD

Andorra[edit]

Andorra's national league system was formed in 1993, and the Andorran Football Federation gained UEFA membership in 1996.[11] Records from the league's first three seasons are incomplete, but FC Santa Coloma have won more First Division titles than any other team.[12] Another Andorran football club, FC Andorra, play in the Spanish football league system. In recent years, eight teams have competed in the First Division. Each team plays two matches against the other seven clubs. After fourteen games, the league splits into two groups, with teams carrying their previous points totals forward. The top four teams play each other a further two times in the championship round to decide 1st–4th places, while the bottom four teams do likewise in the relegation round, to determine the 5th–8th positions. At the end of the season, the bottom-placed team is relegated, while the seventh-placed team plays a two-legged play-off against the second-placed team in the Second Division to decide which team plays in which division for the following season.

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Map of Andorra and the 8 teams of the 2018–19 Primera Divisió
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Location of teams in the 2018–19 Primera Divisió

Template:2018–19 Primera Divisió Regular Season table

Armenia[edit]

Armenia gained independence in 1991, following the break-up of the Soviet Union. Organised football had been played in Armenia since 1936, as part of the Soviet football system. The Football Federation of Armenia gained UEFA affiliation in 1992, and the league ran as the national championship for the first time in the same year.[13][14] Since independence, the country's most successful team are FC Pyunik, who have won ten league titles.[13]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Locations of the 2018–19 Armenian Premier League teams


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Alashkert 0 0
2 Ararat Yerevan 0 0
3 Ararat-Armenia 0 0
4 Artsakh 0 0
5 Banants 0 0
6 Erebuni 0 0
7 Gandzasar 0 0
8 Lori 0 0
9 Pyunik 0 0
10 Shirak 0 0
Updated to match(es) played on 11 May 2018. Source: Soccerway

Austria[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of teams in the 2018–19 Austrian Football Bundesliga


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Admira Wacker Mödling 0 0
2 Austria Wien 0 0
3 Hartberg 0 0
4 LASK Linz 0 0
5 Mattersburg 0 0
6 Rapid Wien 0 0
7 Red Bull Salzburg 0 0
8 Rheindorf Altach 0 0
9 St. Pölten 0 0
10 Sturm Graz 0 0
11 Wacker Innsbruck 0 0
12 Wolfsberger AC 0 0

Azerbaijan[edit]

Although the country was part of the Soviet Union, the first Azerbaijan-wide football competition took place in 1928, and became an annual occurrence from 1934. Following the break-up of the Soviet Union in 1991, the first independent Azeri championship took place in 1992, and the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan gained UEFA affiliation in 1994[16][17] Since independence, the country's most successful team are PFC Neftchi Baku, with eight league titles. In recent years, 10 teams had competed in the Azerbaijan Premier League, but two teams that otherwise would have competed in the 2016–17 season were denied professional licenses, making it an eight-team league at present.

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Locations of the 2018–19 Azerbaijan Premier League teams.
Team in italics is from a zone of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and is playing its home games in Baku.


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Keşla 0 0
2 Neftçi Baku 0 0
3 Qarabağ 0 0
4 Gabala 0 0
5 Sabah 0 0
6 Sumgayit 0 0
7 Sabail 0 0
8 Zira 0 0
Source: [2], Soccerway

Belarus[edit]

Belarus declared independence from the Soviet Union in 1990. Its independence was widely recognised within Europe in 1991, an independent national championship began in 1992, and UEFA membership followed in 1993.[19] Through the 2017 season, the most successful team is FC BATE, with 14 league championships, including an ongoing streak of 12 titles.[20] The 2016 season saw the league expand from 14 teams to 16, accomplished by promoting three clubs from the Belarusian First League and relegating only the last-place team in the 2015 Premier League. At the end of the season, the bottom two teams are relegated to the First League and replaced by that league's top two finishers.

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 BATE Borisov 17 44
2 Vitebsk 16 34
3 Dinamo Minsk 15 34
4 Shakhtyor Soligorsk 16 32
5 Slutsk 17 30
6 Dinamo Brest 16 25
7 Neman Grodno 17 25
8 Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino 15 24
9 Isloch Minsk Raion 16 17
10 Minsk 17 15
11 Smolevichi 16 14
12 Gomel 16 13
13 Torpedo Minsk 16 11
14 Dnepr Mogilev 16 11
15 Gorodeya 16 11
16 Luch Minsk 16 10
Updated to match(es) played on 20 July 2018. Source: [3]

Belgium[edit]

Organised football reached Belgium in the 19th century; the Royal Belgian Football Association was founded in 1895, and FC Liégeois became the country's first champions the following year. Belgium joined European football's governing body, UEFA, upon its formation in 1954.[22] Historically the country's most successful team are R.S.C. Anderlecht, with 33 league titles as of 2016.[23] The Belgian First Division A, historically known as the First Division and also known as the Pro League from 2008–09 through 2015–16, currently consists of 16 teams. Initially, each team plays the other clubs twice for a total of 30 matches. At this point, the league proceeds as follows (as of the current 2016–17 season):[24]

  • The top six teams take half of their points (rounded up) into a championship play-off, playing each other two further times to determine the national champion.
  • The teams finishing the regular season between 7th and 15th enter one of two six-team groups. The remaining teams in this competition are the top three teams from the Belgian First Division B (historically known as the Second Division), excluding that division's champion (which earns automatic promotion to First Division A). Each team plays the other five teams in its group home and away, and the winners of each group play one another in a two-legged play-off. The winner of that match advances to a two-legged play-off against the fourth- or fifth-place team (depending on results) from the championship play-off for the country's final UEFA Europa League place for the following season.
  • The bottom team on the regular-season table is automatically relegated to First Division B.

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Anderlecht 0 0
2 Antwerp 0 0
3 Cercle Brugge 0 0
4 Charleroi 0 0
5 Club Brugge 0 0
6 Eupen 0 0
7 Excel Mouscron 0 0
8 Genk 0 0
9 Gent 0 0
10 Kortrijk 0 0
11 Lokeren 0 0
12 Oostende 0 0
13 Sint-Truiden 0 0
14 Standard Liège 0 0
15 Waasland-Beveren 0 0
16 Zulte Waregem 0 0
Updated to match(es) played on 11 March 2018. Source: Belgian First Division A (in Dutch), Soccerway

Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

Prior to gaining independence from Yugoslavia, clubs from Bosnia and Herzegovina were eligible to compete in the Yugoslav First League, which they won three times. The country gained independence in 1992, and its Football Association gained UEFA membership in 1998.[26] Due to political tensions between Bosniaks, Bosnian Serbs and Bosnian Croats, the country did not have a single national top division until the 2002–03 season, but rather two or three. Since then, Zrinjski have won five titles, Željezničar have won three, Sarajevo and Široki Brijeg have each won twice, and three other teams have won it once each.[27]

Since the 2016–17 season, the Premier League has consisted of 12 clubs, reduced from 16 in previous seasons. The 2016–17 season was the first for a two-stage season. In the first stage, each team plays all others home and away, after which the league splits into two six-team groups that also play home and away. The top six teams play for the championship and European qualifying places; the bottom six play to avoid relegation. At the end of the second stage, the bottom two clubs of the relegation group drop to either the First League of Bosnia and Herzegovina or the First League of the Republika Srpska.[28]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Template:2018–19 Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina Regular Season table

Bulgaria[edit]

A national Bulgarian championship has been held in every year since 1924, although the 1924, 1927 and 1944 seasons were not completed. The country gained UEFA membership in 1954.[29] Historically, the most successful teams in Bulgarian football have been PFC CSKA Sofia and PFC Levski Sofia; no other team has won more than seven league titles. In recent years, PFC Ludogorets Razgrad has dominated the league; although the team did not make its first appearance in the top flight until 2011–12, it has won the championship in each of its first six seasons at that level.[30] The 2015–16 season was intended to have 12 teams, but was reduced to 10 after four clubs (the two clubs that would otherwise have been promoted to what was then known as the A Group, plus two from the previous season's A Group) were denied professional licenses. Following that season, the Bulgarian Football Union revamped the country's professional league structure, expanding the top flight to 14 teams and changing that league's name from "A Group" to "First League".

Under the current structure that began in 2016–17, each team plays the others twice, once at each club's stadium. At the end of the season the league splits into separate playoffs, with table points and statistics carrying over in full. The top six teams enter a championship playoff, with each team playing the others home and away. The top finisher is league champion and enters the UEFA Champions League; the second-place team earns a place in the UEFA Europa League; and the third-place team (or fourth-place team, should the winner of that season's Bulgarian Cup finish in the top three) advances to a playoff for the country's final Europa League place. The bottom eight split into two four-team groups, playing home and away within each group. The top two teams from each group enter a knockout playoff consisting of two-legged matches (note, however, that if one of these four teams is the Bulgarian Cup winner, it is withdrawn from the playoff and its opponent receives a bye into the final). The winner of this playoff then plays the third-place team in a one-off match for the final Europa League place. The bottom two clubs from each group enter an identical knockout playoff. The winner remains in the First League; the other three teams face a series of relegation playoffs that also include the second- and third-place clubs from the Second League, with places for only two of these five teams in the next season's First League.[31]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of teams in the 2018–19 Parva Liga
Sofia 2018–19 First League football clubs


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Beroe 0 0
2 Botev Plovdiv 0 0
3 Botev Vratsa 0 0
4 Cherno More 0 0
5 CSKA Sofia 0 0
6 Dunav Ruse 0 0
7 Etar 0 0
8 Levski Sofia 0 0
9 Lokomotiv Plovdiv 0 0
10 Ludogorets Razgrad 0 0
11 Septemvri Sofia 0 0
12 Slavia Sofia 0 0
13 Vereya 0 0
14 Vitosha Bistritsa 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 20 July 2018. Source: Soccerway

Croatia[edit]

National Croatian leagues were organised in 1914 and during the Second World War, but during peacetime Croatia's biggest clubs competed in the Yugoslav First League. After Croatia declared independence from Yugoslavia in 1991, a national football league was formed in 1992, and the Croatian Football Federation gained UEFA membership in 1993.[33] Since its formation, the Croatian First League has been dominated by NK Dinamo Zagreb and HNK Hajduk Split; as of the end of the 2015–16 season, one of these teams has won the title in all but one of the league's 25 seasons.[34] Since the 2013–14 season, the First League has consisted of 10 teams. At the end of the season, the 10th-placed team is relegated directly to the second division, while the 9th-placed team enters a relegation play-off.

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Dinamo Zagreb 0 0
2 Gorica 0 0
3 Hajduk Split 0 0
4 Inter Zaprešić 0 0
5 Istra 1961 0 0
6 Lokomotiva 0 0
7 Osijek 0 0
8 Rijeka 0 0
9 Rudeš 0 0
10 Slaven Belupo 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 27 July 2018. Source: PrvaHNL.hr

Cyprus[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Locations of the 2018–19 Cypriot First Division teams.


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 AEK Larnaca 0 0
2 AEL Limassol 0 0
3 Alki Oroklini 0 0
4 Anorthosis Famagusta 0 0
5 APOEL 0 0
6 Apollon Limassol 0 0
7 Doxa Katokopias 0 0
8 Enosis Neon Paralimni 0 0
9 Ermis Aradippou 0 0
10 Nea Salamis Famagusta 0 0
11 Omonia 0 0
12 Pafos FC 0 0
First match(es) will be played on August 2018. Source: CFA (in Greek)

Czech Republic[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Viktoria Plzeň 1 3
2 Baník Ostrava 0 0
3 Bohemians 1905 0 0
4 Jablonec 0 0
5 Karviná 0 0
6 Mladá Boleslav 0 0
7 Opava 0 0
8 Příbram 0 0
9 Sigma Olomouc 0 0
10 Slavia Prague 0 0
11 Slovácko 0 0
12 Slovan Liberec 0 0
13 Sparta Prague 0 0
14 Teplice 0 0
15 Fastav Zlín 0 0
16 Dukla Prague 1 0
Updated to match(es) played on 20 July 2018. Source: Soccerway

Denmark[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Aalborg 2 6
2 Vejle 1 3
3 Brøndby 1 3
4 Vendsyssel 1 3
5 Horsens 1 3
6 Esbjerg 1 1
7 Nordsjælland 1 1
8 Aarhus 1 1
9 Midtjylland 2 1
10 OB 1 0
11 Copenhagen 1 0
12 SønderjyskE 1 0
13 Hobro 1 0
14 Randers 1 0
Updated to match(es) played on 20 July 2018. Source: Danish Football Association (in Danish), Soccerway

England[edit]

Founded in 1888, the Football League was the world's first national football league.[40] The inaugural competition was won by Preston North End, who remained unbeaten throughout the entire season. It was the top level football league in England from its foundation until 1992, when the 22 clubs comprising the First Division resigned from the Football League to form the new FA Premier League.[40] As of the 2017–18 season the Premier League comprises 20 clubs;[41] each team plays every other team twice, with the bottom 3 clubs at the end of the season relegated to the EFL Championship. The most successful domestic club is Manchester United, who have won the league 20 times, while the most successful English club in Europe is Liverpool FC, who have won 5 European Cups, 3 UEFA Cups and 3 UEFA Super Cups, more than any other English team.[42]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Arsenal 0 0
2 Bournemouth 0 0
3 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 0
4 Burnley 0 0
5 Cardiff City 0 0
6 Chelsea 0 0
7 Crystal Palace 0 0
8 Everton 0 0
9 Fulham 0 0
10 Huddersfield Town 0 0
11 Leicester City 0 0
12 Liverpool 0 0
13 Manchester City 0 0
14 Manchester United 0 0
15 Newcastle United 0 0
16 Southampton 0 0
17 Tottenham Hotspur 0 0
18 Watford 0 0
19 West Ham United 0 0
20 Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 11 August 2018. Source: Premier League

Estonia[edit]

An independent Estonian league took place between 1921 and 1940. However, after the Second World War it became part of the Soviet Union, and became a regional system. Estonia regained independence after the dissolution of the USSR, organising the first national championship in 52 years in 1992, the same year that the Estonian Football Association joined UEFA.[44][45] FC Flora Tallinn is the most successful team in the modern era, with 10 league titles as of the end of the 2016 season.[44] Since 2005, the Premier Division has consisted of 10 teams, which play one another four times. At the end of the season the bottom team is relegated to the second level of Estonian football, while the ninth-placed team enters into a relegation playoff.[46]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Nõmme Kalju 18 44
2 Flora 18 42
3 FCI Levadia 18 41
4 Narva Trans 18 35
5 Tammeka 18 22
6 Paide Linnameeskond 18 20
7 Tallinna Kalev 18 14
8 Kuressaare 18 14
9 Tulevik 18 12
10 Vaprus 18 7
Updated to match(es) played on 13 June 2018. Source: Estonian Football Association (in Estonian), UEFA, Soccerway

Faroe Islands[edit]

The Faroe Islands are a constituent country of the Kingdom of Denmark, which also comprises Greenland and Denmark itself. The league was formed in 1942, and has been contested annually since, with the exception of 1944 due to a lack of available balls.[48] The Faroe Islands gained UEFA recognition in 1992.[49] The most successful teams are Havnar Bóltfelag and KÍ Klaksvík, with 22 and 17 Premier League titles respectively as of the most recently completed 2016 season. Since the 1988 season, the Premier League has consisted of 10 teams.[50] They play each other three times, with the bottom two teams relegated to the First Division.

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 HB 15 40
2 15 35
3 Víkingur Gøta 16 29
4 B36 Tórshavn 15 28
5 NSÍ Runavík 15 27
6 Skála 15 18
7 EB/Streymur 16 17
8 TB/FC Suðuroy/Royn 15 11
9 Argja Bóltfelag 15 8
10 07 Vestur 15 4
Updated to match(es) played on 03 July 2018. Source: Faroe Soccer (in Faroese),

Finland[edit]

Finland's current league has been contested annually since 1898, with the exceptions of 1914 and 1943.[52] The most successful team are HJK Helsinki with 22 titles; as of 2010, no other team has won 10 or more. However, between 1920 and 1948 a rival championship operated, organised by the Finnish Workers' Sports Federation. Frequent champions in that competition before it came under the jurisdiction of the Football Association of Finland included Kullervo Helsinki, Vesa Helsinki and Tampereen Pallo-Veikot.[53] The Premier League consists of 12 teams, which play one another three times each for a total of 33 matches. At the end of the season the bottom club is relegated to the First Division.

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 HJK 19 42
2 RoPS 18 35
3 VPS 19 30
4 KuPS 19 29
5 Honka 18 29
6 Lahti 18 29
7 Ilves 18 24
8 Inter Turku 18 20
9 SJK 17 16
10 TPS 18 16
11 IFK Mariehamn 18 15
12 PS Kemi Kings 18 11
Updated to match(es) played on 25 June 2018. Source: Veikkausliiga (in Finnish), Soccerway

France[edit]

France's first football team—Le Havre AC—formed in 1872. The first French championship was first held in 1894, but only featured teams from the capital, Paris. Between 1896 and 1912, national championships were organised by several competing federations; the first universally recognised national championship took place in the 1912–13 season. However, it only lasted two seasons; from the outbreak of the First World War in 1914, French football operated on a regional basis until 1932. A national league resumed between 1932 and 1939, and has operated annually since the conclusion of the Second World War in 1945.[54] Ligue 1 and its predecessors have featured 20 teams since the 1946–47 season. Each team plays the other nineteen sides home and away, and at the end of the season the bottom three teams are relegated to Ligue 2.[55] So far, Olympique de Marseille are the only French club to have won the UEFA Champions League, in 1993.

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Amiens 0 0
2 Angers 0 0
3 Bordeaux 0 0
4 Caen 0 0
5 Dijon 0 0
6 Guingamp 0 0
7 Lille 0 0
8 Lyon 0 0
9 Marseille 0 0
10 Monaco 0 0
11 Montpellier 0 0
12 Nantes 0 0
13 Nice 0 0
14 Nîmes 0 0
15 Paris Saint-Germain 0 0
16 Reims 0 0
17 Rennes 0 0
18 Saint-Étienne 0 0
19 Strasbourg 0 0
20 Toulouse 0 0
First match(es) will be played on August 2018. Source: Ligue 1 and Soccerway

Georgia[edit]

A Georgian football championship first took place in 1926, as part of the Soviet football system. The first independent championship took place in 1990, despite the fact that Georgia remained a Soviet state until 1991. Upon independence, Georgia subsequently joined UEFA and FIFA in 1992.[57]

When Georgia organised its first independent championship, it operated with a spring-to-autumn season contained entirely within a calendar year. After the 1991 championship, the country transitioned to an autumn-to-spring season spanning two calendar years. This format continued through the 2015–16 season, after which it returned to a spring-to-autumn format. This was accomplished by holding an abbreviated 2016 season in autumn; the transition was completed for the 2017 season. Before the most recent transition, 16 teams had competed in the top flight, but the league was reduced to 14 teams for the 2016 season, and was reduced further to 10 for 2017 and beyond.

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Saburtalo Tbilisi 18 43
2 Dinamo Tbilisi 18 38
3 Dila Gori 18 34
4 Chikhura Sachkhere 18 31
5 Torpedo Kutaisi 18 27
6 Rustavi 18 21
7 Locomotive Tbilisi 18 19
8 Kolkheti Poti 18 14
9 Sioni Bolnisi 18 13
10 Samtredia 18 9
Updated to match(es) played on 5 July 2018. Source: TBD

Germany[edit]

The Bundesliga consists of 18 teams, who play each other twice, for a total of 34 matches. The teams finishing in 17th and 18th places are relegated directly to the 2. Bundesliga, while the team finishing in 16th place enters into a two-legged play-off with the team finishing 3rd in the lower division.

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 FC Augsburg 0 0
2 Hertha BSC 0 0
3 Werder Bremen 0 0
4 Borussia Dortmund 0 0
5 Fortuna Düsseldorf 0 0
6 Eintracht Frankfurt 0 0
7 SC Freiburg 0 0
8 Hannover 96 0 0
9 1899 Hoffenheim 0 0
10 RB Leipzig 0 0
11 Bayer Leverkusen 0 0
12 Mainz 05 0 0
13 Borussia Mönchengladbach 0 0
14 Bayern Munich 0 0
15 1. FC Nürnberg 0 0
16 Schalke 04 0 0
17 VfB Stuttgart 0 0
18 VfL Wolfsburg 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 24 August 2018. Source: DFB

Gibraltar[edit]

The Gibraltar Football Association was founded in 1895, making it one of the ten oldest active football associations in the world. League football has been organized by the GFA since 1905. The first league season after Gibraltar were accepted as full members of UEFA was 2013–14, making qualification to the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League possible since the 2014–15 season, provided the relevant club has received a UEFA licence.[2] The Premier Division has consisted of 10 teams since the 2015–16 season. All league matches are held at Victoria Stadium.

Clubs as of 2018–19 season:

The stand of a football stadium, appearing to be made of concrete, in the daytime. The centre section of the stand is covered by a roof. On the front edge of the roof, the letters "VICTORIA STADIUM" can be seen.
View of the Victoria Stadium's West Stand.


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Boca Gibraltar 0 0
2 Europa FC 0 0
3 Gibraltar Phoenix 0 0
4 Gibraltar United 0 0
5 Glacis United 0 0
6 Lincoln Red Imps 0 0
7 Lions Gibraltar 0 0
8 Lynx 0 0
9 Mons Calpe 0 0
10 St Joseph's 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 17 August 2018. Source: UEFA, Soccerway

Greece[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Template:2018–19 Superleague Greece Regular Season table

Hungary[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of teams in 2018–19 Nemzeti Bajnokság I
Location of Budapest teams


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Budapest Honvéd 0 0
2 Debrecen 0 0
3 Diósgyőr 0 0
4 Ferencváros 0 0
5 Kisvárda 0 0
6 Mezőkövesd 0 0
7 MTK Budapest 0 0
8 Paks 0 0
9 Puskás Akadémia 0 0
10 Szombathelyi Haladás 0 0
11 Újpest 0 0
12 Vidi 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 21 July 2018. Source: Hungarian Football Federation (in Hungarian), Soccerway

Iceland[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Stjarnan 12 25
2 Valur 12 25
3 Breiðablik 12 22
4 FH 12 19
5 Víkingur R. 12 18
6 KR 12 17
7 Grindavík 12 17
8 KA 12 15
9 ÍBV 12 12
10 Fjölnir 12 12
11 Fylkir 12 11
12 Keflavík 12 3
Updated to match(es) played on 16 July 2018. Source: KSÍ (in Icelandic), Soccerway

Israel[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Beitar Jerusalem 0 0
2 Bnei Yehuda 0 0
3 Bnei Sakhnin 0 0
4 F.C. Ashdod 0 0
5 Hapoel Be'er Sheva 0 0
6 Hapoel Haifa 0 0
7 Hapoel Hadera 0 0
8 Ironi Kiryat Shmona 0 0
9 Hapoel Ra'anana 0 0
10 Hapoel Tel Aviv 0 0
11 Maccabi Netanya 0 0
12 Maccabi Haifa 0 0
13 Maccabi Petah Tikva 0 0
14 Maccabi Tel Aviv 0 0
Updated to match(es) played on complete =. Source: Soccerway

Italy[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Atalanta 0 0
2 Bologna 0 0
3 Cagliari 0 0
4 Chievo 0 0
5 Empoli 0 0
6 Fiorentina 0 0
7 Frosinone 0 0
8 Genoa 0 0
9 Internazionale 0 0
10 Juventus 0 0
11 Lazio 0 0
12 Milan 0 0
13 Napoli 0 0
14 Parma 0 0
15 Roma 0 0
16 Sampdoria 0 0
17 Sassuolo 0 0
18 SPAL 0 0
19 Torino 0 0
20 Udinese 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 19 August 2018. Source: Serie A, Soccerway

Kazakhstan[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:

Locations of teams in the 2018 Kazakhstan Premier League


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Astana 20 50
2 Kairat 18 44
3 Tobol 18 33
4 Ordabasy 18 25
5 Akzhayik 19 23
6 Zhetysu 18 22
7 Aktobe 18 20
8 Kaisar 18 20
9 Kyzylzhar 19 18
10 Irtysh Pavlodar 18 17
11 Shakhter Karagandy 18 16
12 Atyrau 18 13
Updated to match(es) played on 15 July 2018. Source: UEFA, Soccerway

Kosovo[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Ballkani 0 0
2 Drenica 0 0
3 Drita 0 0
4 Ferizaj 0 0
5 Feronikeli 0 0
6 Flamurtari 0 0
7 Gjilani 0 0
8 KEK 0 0
9 Liria 0 0
10 Llapi 0 0
11 Prishtina 0 0
12 Trepça'89 0 0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source: Football Federation of Kosovo (in Albanian), Soccerway

Latvia[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:

Locations of the 2018 Latvian Higher League teams


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 RFS 13 34
2 Riga 14 28
3 Ventspils 14 25
4 Liepāja 13 25
5 Spartaks Jūrmala 14 23
6 Jelgava 14 14
7 METTA/LU 14 4
8 Valmiera Glass ViA 14 2
Updated to match(es) played on 15 July 2018. Source: Soccerway

Lithuania[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Sūduva 19 45
2 Žalgiris 18 37
3 Stumbras 18 25
4 Trakai 19 24
5 Atlantas 16 21
6 Kauno Žalgiris 18 21
7 Palanga 19 16
8 Jonava 19 14
Source: A Lyga (in Lithuanian), UEFA, Soccerway

Luxembourg[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Differdange 03 0 0
2 Etzella Ettelbruck 0 0
3 F91 Dudelange 0 0
4 Fola Esch 0 0
5 Hostert 0 0
6 Jeunesse Esch 0 0
7 Mondorf-les-Bains 0 0
8 Progrès Niederkorn 0 0
9 Racing FC 0 0
10 RM Hamm Benfica 0 0
11 Rumelange 0 0
12 UNA Strassen 0 0
13 Union Titus Pétange 0 0
14 Victoria Rosport 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 5 August 2018. Source: UEFA, Soccerway

Macedonia[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of teams in 2018–19 Macedonian First League


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Akademija Pandev 0 0
2 Belasica 0 0
3 Makedonija GP 0 0
4 Pobeda 0 0
5 Rabotnichki 0 0
6 Renova 0 0
7 Shkëndija 0 0
8 Shkupi 0 0
9 Sileks 0 0
10 Vardar 0 0
First match(es) will be played on August 2018. Source: TBD

Malta[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Balzan 0 0
2 Birkirkara 0 0
3 Floriana 0 0
4 Gżira United 0 0
5 Hamrun Spartans 0 0
6 Hibernians 0 0
7 Mosta 0 0
8 Pietà Hotspurs 0 0
9 Qormi 0 0
10 Senglea Athletic 0 0
11 Tarxien Rainbows 0 0
12 Sliema Wanderers 0 0
13 St. Andrews 0 0
14 Valletta 0 0

Moldova[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:

Location of teams in 2018 Moldovan National Division


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Sheriff Tiraspol 14 33
2 Milsami Orhei 14 30
3 Petrocub-Hîncești 14 22
4 Speranța Nisporeni 14 15
5 Zimbru Chișinău 14 13
6 Dinamo-Auto 14 12
7 Sfântul Gheorghe 14 12
8 Zaria Bălți 14 9
Updated to match(es) played on 1 July 2018. Source: FMF, UEFA, Soccerway

Montenegro[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of the 2018–19 Montenegrin First League teams


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Budućnost Podgorica 0 0
2 Grbalj 0 0
3 Iskra Danilovgrad 0 0
4 Lovćen 0 0
5 Mornar 0 0
6 OFK Titograd 0 0
7 Petrovac 0 0
8 Rudar Pljevlja 0 0
9 Sutjeska Nikšić 0 0
10 Zeta 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 3 August 2018. Source: UEFA, Soccerway

Netherlands[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 ADO Den Haag 0 0
2 Ajax 0 0
3 AZ 0 0
4 De Graafschap 0 0
5 Emmen 0 0
6 Excelsior 0 0
7 Feyenoord 0 0
8 Fortuna Sittard 0 0
9 Groningen 0 0
10 Heerenveen 0 0
11 Heracles Almelo 0 0
12 NAC Breda 0 0
13 PEC Zwolle 0 0
14 PSV Eindhoven 0 0
15 Utrecht 0 0
16 Vitesse 0 0
17 VVV-Venlo 0 0
18 Willem II 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 10 August 2018. Source: NUsport (in Dutch), Soccerway

Northern Ireland[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2017–18 season:

Location of the Belfast-based teams in the 2017–18 NIFL Premiership
Club Location
Ards Bangor
Ballinamallard United Ballinamallard
Ballymena United Ballymena
Carrick Rangers Carrickfergus
Cliftonville Belfast
Coleraine Coleraine
Crusaders Belfast
Dungannon Swifts Dungannon
Glenavon Lurgan
Glentoran Belfast
Linfield Belfast
Warrenpoint Town Warrenpoint
  • Derry City, a club from Northern Ireland, has competed in the Republic of Ireland's football league system, the League of Ireland, since 1985.

Norway[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Brann 16 35
2 Rosenborg 16 33
3 Molde 16 29
4 Ranheim 16 29
5 Haugesund 16 28
6 Sarpsborg 08 16 26
7 Tromsø 16 26
8 Kristiansund 16 23
9 Vålerenga 16 23
10 Odd 16 20
11 Strømsgodset 16 17
12 Bodø/Glimt 16 16
13 Lillestrøm 16 14
14 Stabæk 16 14
15 Start 16 14
16 Sandefjord 16 6
Updated to match(es) played on 9 July 2018. Source: Football Association of Norway (in Norwegian), Soccerway

Poland[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Lechia Gdańsk 1 3
2 Miedź Legnica 1 3
3 Arka Gdynia 0 0
4 Cracovia 0 0
5 Górnik Zabrze 0 0
6 Korona Kielce 0 0
7 Lech Poznań 0 0
8 Legia Warsaw 0 0
9 Piast Gliwice 0 0
10 Śląsk Wrocław 0 0
11 Wisła Kraków 0 0
12 Wisła Płock 0 0
13 Zagłębie Lubin 0 0
14 Zagłębie Sosnowiec 0 0
15 Jagiellonia Białystok 1 0
16 Pogoń Szczecin 1 0
Updated to match(es) played on 20 July 2018. Source: Ekstraklasa, 90minut

Portugal[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of teams in 2018–19 Primeira Liga (Madeira)
Location of teams in 2018–19 Primeira Liga (Azores)


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Belenenses 0 0
2 Benfica 0 0
3 Boavista 0 0
4 Braga 0 0
5 Chaves 0 0
6 Desportivo das Aves 0 0
7 Feirense 0 0
8 Marítimo 0 0
9 Moreirense 0 0
10 Nacional 0 0
11 Portimonense 0 0
12 Porto 0 0
13 Rio Ave 0 0
14 Santa Clara 0 0
15 Sporting CP 0 0
16 Tondela 0 0
17 Vitória de Guimarães 0 0
18 Vitória de Setúbal 0 0
First match(es) will be played on August 2018. Source: Liga Portugal

Republic of Ireland[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:

Locations of Dublin Premier Division teams


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Dundalk 25 61
2 Cork City 25 57
3 Waterford 25 44
4 Shamrock Rovers 25 37
5 Derry City 25 36
6 St Patrick's Athletic 26 33
7 Bohemians 26 28
8 Sligo Rovers 25 26
9 Limerick 26 21
10 Bray Wanderers 26 15
Updated to match(es) played on 20 July 2018. Source: SSE Airtricity League, Soccerway

Romania[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Botoșani 1 1
2 CFR Cluj 1 1
3 Astra Giurgiu 0 0
4 Concordia Chiajna 0 0
5 Dinamo București 0 0
6 Dunărea Călărași 0 0
7 FCSB 0 0
8 Gaz Metan Mediaș 0 0
9 Hermannstadt 0 0
10 Politehnica Iași 0 0
11 Sepsi Sfântu Gheorghe 0 0
12 Universitatea Craiova 0 0
13 Viitorul Constanța 0 0
14 Voluntari 0 0
Updated to match(es) played on 20 July 2018. Source: LPF (in Romanian), Soccerway

Russia[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Locations of teams in 2018–19 Russian Premier League
Map of Russia with the teams of the 2018–19 Premier League
Moscow
Moscow
Locations of teams in 2018–19 Russian Premier League


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Akhmat Grozny 0 0
2 Anzhi Makhachkala 0 0
3 Arsenal Tula 0 0
4 CSKA Moscow 0 0
5 Dynamo Moscow 0 0
6 Krasnodar 0 0
7 Krylia Sovetov Samara 0 0
8 Lokomotiv Moscow 0 0
9 Rostov 0 0
10 Orenburg 0 0
11 Rubin Kazan 0 0
12 Spartak Moscow 0 0
13 Ufa 0 0
14 Ural Yekaterinburg 0 0
15 Yenisey Krasnoyarsk 0 0
16 Zenit Saint Petersburg 0 0
Updated to match(es) played on 30 May 2018. Source: Russian Premier League, Soccerway

San Marino[edit]

This is a complete list of football clubs in San Marino (as San Marino has only one level domestic amateur league), apart from San Marino Calcio, the only professional Sammarinese club, which as of 2016–17 competes in Serie D, the fourth level of the Italian football league system.

Clubs and locations as of 2016–17 season:[82]

Six men are down on one knee on a grass football field. Five men are standing behind them. The man standing on the top right is wearing a yellow top, with the letters "BROS" across his top. The other ten are wearing similar tops, but in white.
An S.S. Cosmos line-up from 2007–08.
Club Location
S.P. Cailungo Borgo Maggiore
S.S. Cosmos Serravalle
F.C. Domagnano Domagnano
S.C. Faetano Faetano
F.C. Fiorentino Fiorentino
S.S. Folgore/Falciano Serravalle
A.C. Juvenes/Dogana Serravalle
S.P. La Fiorita Montegiardino
A.C. Libertas Borgo Maggiore
S.S. Murata San Marino
S.S. Pennarossa Chiesanuova
S.S. San Giovanni Borgo Maggiore
S.P. Tre Fiori Fiorentino
S.P. Tre Penne Serravalle
S.S. Virtus Acquaviva

Scotland[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Aberdeen 0 0
2 Celtic 0 0
3 Dundee 0 0
4 Hamilton Academical 0 0
5 Heart of Midlothian 0 0
6 Hibernian 0 0
7 Kilmarnock 0 0
8 Livingston 0 0
9 Motherwell 0 0
10 Rangers 0 0
11 St Johnstone 0 0
12 St Mirren 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 4 August 2018. Source:
Notes:
  1. ^ Teams play each other three times (33 matches), before the league is split into two groups (the top six and the bottom six).

Serbia[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Locations of the 2018–19 Serbian SuperLiga teams

Template:2018–19 Serbian SuperLiga Regular Season table

Slovakia[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Template:2018–19 Slovak First Football League table

Slovenia[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of teams in the 2018–19 Slovenian PrvaLiga


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Aluminij 1 3
2 Domžale 0 0
3 Gorica 0 0
4 Krško 0 0
5 Maribor 0 0
6 Mura 0 0
7 Olimpija Ljubljana 0 0
8 Rudar Velenje 0 0
9 Triglav Kranj 0 0
10 Celje 1 0
Updated to match(es) played on 20 July 2018. Source: PrvaLiga (in Slovene), Soccerway, UEFA.com

Spain[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Location of Madrid teams in 2018–19 La Liga


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Alavés 0 0
2 Athletic Bilbao 0 0
3 Atlético Madrid 0 0
4 Barcelona 0 0
5 Celta Vigo 0 0
6 Eibar 0 0
7 Espanyol 0 0
8 Getafe 0 0
9 Girona 0 0
10 Huesca 0 0
11 Leganés 0 0
12 Levante 0 0
13 Rayo Vallecano 0 0
14 Real Betis 0 0
15 Real Madrid 0 0
16 Real Sociedad 0 0
17 Sevilla 0 0
18 Valencia 0 0
19 Valladolid 0 0
20 Villarreal 0 0
First match(es) will be played on August 2018. Source: La Liga, Soccerway

Sweden[edit]

A Swedish championship was first organised in 1896, and the champions were decided by a knockout cup format until 1925, when Allsvenskan was formed.[85] Sweden was one of the founding members of UEFA in 1954.[86] As of the most recently completed 2017 season, Malmö FF have won the most national titles with 20, followed by IFK Göteborg with 18 and IFK Norrköping with 13. Malmö also have the most league titles, with 23 to 13 for both IFK Götebörg and IFK Norrköping. Since 2008,[87] Allsvenskan has featured 16 teams. They each play one another home and away, for a total of 30 games. The bottom two teams are relegated to the Superettan (The Super One), and the 14th-placed Allsvenskan team enters into a relegation playoff with the 3rd-placed Superettan team to decide which will play in Allsvenskan for the following season.[88]

Clubs and locations as of 2018 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 AIK 14 30
2 Hammarby IF 13 27
3 IFK Norrköping 13 27
4 Djurgårdens IF 14 24
5 Östersunds FK 13 21
6 Kalmar FF 13 20
7 Malmö FF 14 19
8 Örebro SK 13 19
9 BK Häcken 13 18
10 GIF Sundsvall 13 18
11 IF Elfsborg 13 16
12 IFK Göteborg 13 16
13 Trelleborgs FF 13 12
14 IF Brommapojkarna 13 10
15 Dalkurd FF 13 9
16 IK Sirius 14 8
Updated to match(es) played on 16 July 2018. Source: svenskfotboll.se (in Swedish)

Switzerland[edit]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Basel 0 0
2 Grasshopper 0 0
3 Lugano 0 0
4 Luzern 0 0
5 Sion 0 0
6 St. Gallen 0 0
7 Thun 0 0
8 Xamax 0 0
9 Young Boys 0 0
10 Zürich 0 0

Turkey[edit]

Turkish football operated on a regional basis until the 1950s. A national knockout tournament took place in 1957 and 1958, to decide European qualification. The Turkish Football Federation retrospectively recognised these tournaments as deciding the Turkish champions; both competitions were won by Beşiktaş J.K.[90] A national league was formed in 1959, and has been held annually from then onwards.[90] Since the formation of a national league, the most successful teams are Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe, with 20 and 19 league titles respectively as of the most recently completed 2016–17 season. Currently, 18 teams compete in the Süper Lig. Each team plays the other teams home and away, with the bottom three teams relegated to the TFF First League for the following season.[91]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:


Template:2018–19 Süper Lig table

Ukraine[edit]

As a member of the Soviet Union, Ukraine's league operated as a feeder to the national Soviet leagues, meaning that until 1992 the strongest Ukrainian teams did not take part.[93] The Football Federation of Ukraine was formed shortly after the country achieved independence in 1991, and gained UEFA membership the following year.[94] Since the formation of a national league, FC Dynamo Kyiv have won 15 titles, FC Shakhtar Donetsk nine, and SC Tavriya Simferopol one, as of the most recently completed 2015–16 season.[93]

Through the 2013–14 season, 16 teams participated in the Premier League. However, during that season's winter break, the Euromaidan protests began, soon followed by Russia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula and the still-ongoing war in the country's east. These developments led to the league dropping to 14 teams in 2014–15 and 12 in 2016–17.

Beginning with the 2016–17 season, the league season is divided into two stages. In the first stage, the teams play one another home and away, after which the league splits into two groups, each playing a home-and-away schedule within the group and with table points carrying over intact. The top six teams play to determine the league champion and European qualifying spots, while the bottom six teams play to avoid relegation, with the bottom two at the end of the second stage dropping to the Ukrainian First League.[95][96]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Home venues of teams in the 2018–19 Ukrainian Premier League.
Teams in italics are from a conflict zone of the War in Donbass and are playing their home games in different cities.


Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Arsenal Kyiv 0 0
2 Chornomorets Odesa 0 0
3 Desna Chernihiv 0 0
4 Dynamo Kyiv 0 0
5 Karpaty Lviv 0 0
6 FC Lviv 0 0
7 FC Mariupol 0 0
8 FC Oleksandriya 0 0
9 Olimpik Donetsk 0 0
10 Shakhtar Donetsk 0 0
11 Vorskla Poltava 0 0
12 Zorya Luhansk 0 0
Source: Soccerway
Notes:
  1. ^ Teams play each other twice (22 matches), before the league split into two groups (the top six and the bottom six) for the last 10 matches.

Wales[edit]

Although Wales joined UEFA in 1954, Welsh football operated on a regional basis until 1992, with no national championship.[98][99] Several Welsh clubs play not in the Welsh football league system, but in the English football league system. Currently, one Welsh club, Cardiff City, competes in the Premier League. Another Welsh club, Swansea City, was relegated to the second level, the Football League Championship, at the end of the 2013–14 season. Four other Welsh clubs participate lower down the English football league system: Newport County A.F.C., Wrexham F.C., Colwyn Bay F.C. and Merthyr Town F.C.. Despite competing in Football Association competitions, the latter four are under the jurisdiction of the Football Association of Wales.[100] Until 2011 Swansea City and Cardiff City had similar arrangements with the FAW but are now under the jurisdiction of The Football Association.[101] The most successful Welsh club since the formation of the Welsh Premier League is The New Saints, with 12 league titles after having clinched their seventh straight league crown in 2017–18.[99] Since the 2010–11 season, the Welsh Premier League has featured 12 teams.[102] Relegation to and promotion from lower regional leagues is in part dictated by whether or not clubs can obtain a Premier League licence; only clubs able to obtain a licence are eligible for promotion, and clubs which fail to obtain one are relegated regardless of their final league position.[103]

Clubs and locations as of 2018–19 season:

Template:2018–19 Welsh Premier League table

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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