Barbados Premier Division

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Barbados Premier Division
Digicel Premier League (Barbados).png
Country Barbados Barbados
Confederation CONCACAF
Founded 1947
First season 1947
Number of teams 10
Levels on pyramid 1
Relegation to Barbados First Division
Domestic cup(s) Barbados FA Cup
International cup(s) CFU Club Championship
CONCACAF Champions League
Current champions Barbados Defence Force SC
(2014)
Most championships Weymouth Wales (16 titles)
2014 Barbados Premier Division

The Premier Division or Digicel Premier League is the top football league in Barbados. It was created in 1947 and is headed by the Barbados Football Association. Ten teams participate in this league.

Despite being a league competition in CONCACAF none of the Barbadian teams have played in CFU Club Championship or CONCACAF Champions' Cup (the last apperarence was in 2000).

The 9th- and 10th-placed teams are relegated to the Barbados First Division. All teams play their games at the Barbados National Stadium in Bridgetown.

2013 season[edit]

1.Barbados Defence Force (BDF) 18  13  4  1  51-12  43  Champions (Paragon, Christ Church)
2.Brittons Hill                18  11  2  5  44-21  35  (Valery, St. Michael)
3.Weymouth Wales               18   9  5  4  37-19  32  (Carrington, St. Michael)
4.Pride of Gall Hill           18   8  7  3  40-25  31  (Gall Hill, Christ Church)
5.Notre Dame                   18   9  3  6  33-26  30  (Bayland, St. Michael)
6.Paradise                     18   7  4  7  20-26  25  (Dover, Christ Church)
7.Cosmos                       18   5  3 10  23-31  18  (Speightstown, St. Peter)
8.Dayrells Road                18   5  3 10  22-49  18
9.Saint John's Sonnets         18   3  2 13  13-52  11  Relegated
10.Youth Milan                 18   2  3 13  21-43   9  Relegated (Checker Hall, St. Lucy)

Digicel Premier League - 2014[edit]

Champions[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • ^Note 1 - Club is now known as Weymouth Wales. The club was called "New South Wales" from 1962–72, and then "Pan-Am Wales" from 1973–77.
  • ^Note 2 - No competition held this year.

Titles by club[edit]

Club Titles Last Title
Weymouth Wales 16 2012
Notre Dame 9 2010
Everton 5 1987
Paradise 4 2003
BDF 4 2014
Pinelands United 3 1992
Spartan 3 1951
Youth Milan 2 2011
Brittons Hill 2 2009
Pride of Gall Hill 2 1993
Empire 1 1952

Best Scorers[edit]

Year Best scorers Team Goals
1999 Barbados Llewellyn Riley Notre Dame 17
2001 Barbados Peter Stoute Paradise 20
2002 Barbados Kenroy Skinner Youth Milan 19
2003 Adrian Forde Barbados Defence Force 9
2005 Barbados Peter Stoute Silver Sands 21
2006 Barbados Dwayne Stanford Beverley Hills 17
2007 Barbados Dwayne McClean Barbados Defence Force 16
2008 Barbados Norman Forde Notre Dame 13
2009 Barbados Rivierre Williams Barbados Defence Force 18
2010 Barbados Kyle Gibson Notre Dame 13
2011 Barbados Armando Lashley Paradise 13
2012 Barbados Dwayne Stanford Weymouth Wales 13
2013 Barbados Jabarry Chandler Pride of Gall Hill 14
2014 Barbados Arantees Lawrence Pinelands United 23

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