Filipino Premier League

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Filipino Premier League
Filipino Premier League.png
Country  Philippines
Confederation AFC
Founded 2008
Folded 2008
Divisions 1
Number of teams 8
Levels on pyramid 1
Last champions Philippine Army
(2008)
Most championships Philippine Army

The Filipino Premier League was the top level football league of the Philippines, operating under the country's football governing body, the Philippine Football Federation. The league was announced on August 2, 2008 and started on September 21, 2008. It was replaced by the United Football League in 2009.

Clubs (2008-09)[edit]

Poster featuring the logos of the football clubs in the Philippines.

Standings[edit]

The season began on September 21, 2008 and ended on December 14, 2008.

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Giligan's 6 4 2 0 19 10 +9 14
Philippine Army 6 4 2 0 14 6 +8 14
Mendiola United 5 3 1 1 29 7 +22 10
Pasargad 6 3 0 3 13 9 +4 9
Ateneo 7 3 0 4 12 16 −4 9
Arirang 5 2 0 3 10 21 −11 6
Diliman 6 1 0 5 4 19 −15 3
Union 5 0 1 4 5 18 −13 1

Final[edit]

On December 14, 2008, Philippine Army defeated Giligan's, 2–0, to win the title.

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