2017 Belarusian Premier League
|Dates||1 April – 26 November 2017|
|Champions League||BATE Borisov|
|Europa League||Dinamo Minsk|
|Goals scored||496 (2.22 per match)|
|Top goalscorer||17 – Mikhail Gordeichuk (BATE)|
|Biggest home win||BATE 6–0 Slutsk|
|Biggest away win||Slavia 0–6 BATE|
|Highest scoring||Slavia 0–6 BATE|
BATE 6–0 Slutsk
2018 →All statistics correct as of 5 November 2017.
The 2017 Belarusian Premier League was the 27th season of top-tier football in Belarus. The season began on 1 April 2017 and ended on 26 November 2017. BATE Borisov were the defending champions, having won their 11th consecutive league title and 13th overall last year, and successfully defended their crown.
The bottom two teams from the 2016 season, Granit Mikashevichi and Belshina Bobruisk, were relegated to the 2017 Belarusian First League. They were replaced by Gomel and Dnepr Mogilev, champions and runners-up of the 2016 Belarusian First League respectively.
|BATE Borisov||Barysaw||Borisov Arena||13,126|
|Dinamo Brest||Brest||OSK Brestsky||10,169|
|Dinamo Minsk||Minsk||Traktor Stadium||17,586|
|Dnepr Mogilev||Mogilev||Spartak Stadium||7,990|
|Isloch Minsk Raion||Minsk||FC Minsk Stadium||3,100|
|Krumkachy Minsk||Minsk||FC Minsk Stadium||3,100|
|Minsk||Minsk||FC Minsk Stadium||3,100|
|Naftan Novopolotsk||Navapolatsk||Atlant Stadium||4,522|
|Neman Grodno||Grodno||Neman Stadium||9,000|
|Shakhtyor Soligorsk||Salihorsk||Stroitel Stadium||4,200|
|Slavia Mozyr||Mazyr||Yunost Stadium||5,371|
|Slutsk||Slutsk||City Stadium (Slutsk)||2,150|
|Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino||Zhodzina||Torpedo Stadium||6,524|
|Pos||Team||Pld||W||D||L||GF||GA||GD||Pts||Qualification or relegation|
|1||BATE Borisov[a] (C)||30||21||5||4||61||19||+42||68[b]||Qualification for the Champions League second qualifying round|
|2||Dinamo Minsk||30||22||2||6||46||15||+31||68[b]||Qualification for the Europa League first qualifying round|
|4||Dinamo Brest||30||14||9||7||47||26||+21||51[c]||Qualification for the Europa League second qualifying round[d]|
|11||Isloch Minsk Raion[e]||30||10||4||16||27||46||−19||27|
|13||Krumkachy Minsk[f] (R)||30||5||10||15||26||47||−21||25||Relegation to the Belarusian Second League|
|15||Slavia Mozyr (R)||30||4||8||18||26||50||−24||20||Relegation to the Belarusian First League|
|16||Naftan Novopolotsk[g] (R)||30||4||6||20||18||57||−39||13|
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head matches won; 4) Head-to-head goal difference; 5) Head-to-head goals scored; 6) Goal difference; 7) Matches won; 8) Goals scored; 9) Draw.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
- Slutsk was awarded a 3–0 win over BATE Borisov, which originally won 6-0. However the BFF canceled the decision of the Disciplinary Committee on October 12 following BATE appeal.
- BATE Borisov is ahead of Dinamo Minsk on head-to-head record: BATE Borisov 1–0 Dinamo Minsk, Dinamo Minsk 0–1 BATE Borisov.
- Dinamo Brest is ahead of Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino on head-to-head record: Dinamo Brest 1–0 Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino, Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino 1–1 Dinamo Brest.
- Dinamo Brest qualified for the Europa League second qualifying round by winning the 2017–18 Belarusian Cup.
- Isloch Minsk Raion were deducted 7 points.
- Krumkachy Minsk were excluded from the Premier League before the start of 2018 season after failing to provide necessary licensing documents and pay off the salary debts to the players. After a rejected appeal, the decision was made final on 19 March 2018.
- Naftan Novopolotsk were deducted 5 points.
Each team plays home-and-away once against every other team for a total of 30 matches played each.
|Home \ Away||BAT||DBR||DMI||DNE||GOM||GRD||ISL||KRU||FCM||NAF||NEM||SHA||SVM||SLU||TZH||VIT|
|Isloch Minsk Raion||0–2||3–1||1–5||1–0||0–1||0–4||—||1–1||0–0||0–0||0–1||1–2||1–0||1–2||2–1||0–1|
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
Updated to games played on 18 November 2017
|1||Mikhail Gordeichuk||BATE Borisov||18|
|2||Pavel Savitski||Neman Grodno||14|
|3||Anton Saroka||Dinamo Minsk||12|
|4||Yahor Zubovich||Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino||11|
|Dzyanis Laptsew||Shakhtyor Soligorsk||10|
|Leandro Torres||Dinamo Brest||10|
|8||Maksim Skavysh||Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino||9|
|9||Uladzimir Khvashchynski||Dinamo Minsk||8|
|Nivaldo Ferreira||Gomel/Dinamo Brest||8|
- "Состоялось заседание Апелляционного комитета АБФФ" [Meeting of the Appellate Committee of the ABFF]. Football Federation of Belarus (in Russian). 11 November 2017.
- "«Ислочь», «Луч» и «Ошмяны» наказаны лишением очков в сезоне-2017" ["Isloch", "Luch" and "Oshmyany" are punished by the loss of points in the season-2017]. Football Federation of Belarus (in Russian). 25 November 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2017.
- "Футбольный арбитраж отказал ФК «Крумкачы»" [Arbitration committee of BFF rejected appeal of "Krumkachy".]. pressball.by (in Russian). 19 March 2018. Retrieved 21 March 2018.
- "Футбол. "Нафтан" начнет чемпионат Беларуси-2017 с -5 очками" ["Naftan" will start 2017 season with minus five points.]. pressball.by (in Russian). 31 March 2017. Retrieved 21 March 2018.
- "Premier League 2017 - Season rules". Scoresway. Retrieved 21 February 2017.
- Official website (in Russian)