Saudi Professional League

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

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.

List of teams (2014–15 season)[change | change source]

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 club[change | change source]

Most successful clubs[change | change source]

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-Ittihad 8 7 1982, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2009
3 Al-Nassr 7 5 1976, 1980, 1981, 1989, 1994, 1995, 2014
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 city[change | change source]

Town or city Number of titles Clubs
Riyadh 25 Al-Hilal (13), Al-Nassr (7), 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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