Kuwaiti Premier League

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Kuwaiti Premier League
VIVA,League(logo).gif
Country  Kuwait
Confederation AFC
Founded 1961
Number of teams 13
Level on pyramid 1
Relegation to Kuwaiti Division One
Domestic cup(s) Kuwait Emir Cup
Kuwait Crown Prince Cup
Kuwait Federation Cup
Kuwait Super Cup
International cup(s) AFC Cup
AFC Champions League
GCC Champions League
Arab Champions League
Current champions Qadsia SC (17th title)
(2015–16)
Most championships Al Qadsia SC (17 titles)
2015–16 Kuwaiti Premier League

The Kuwaiti Premier League/ VIVA Premier League is the top division of the Kuwait Football Association league pyramid system. It was created in 1961. Al Arabi holds the best record in the competition, winning it 16 times. The current Kuwaiti Premier League champions are Kuwait SC. The league is a league point system with Regelation to Kuwaiti Division One

Kuwaiti Premier League clubs (2015-16)[edit]

Source:[1]

Previous winners[edit]

Source:[2]

Total championships[edit]

[citation needed]

Club Titles Runners-up Winning Years
Al Qadsia SC
17
1968–69, 1970–71, 1972–73, 1974–75, 1975–76, 1977–78, 1991–92, 1998–99, 2002–03, 2003–04, 2004–05, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2011–12, 2013–14, 2015–16
Al Arabi SC
16
12
1961–62, 1962–63, 1963–64, 1965–66, 1966–67, 1969–70, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1982–83, 1983–84, 1984–85, 1979–88, 1988–89, 1992–93, 1996–97, 2001–02
Al Kuwait SC
12
10
1964–65, 1967–68, 1971–72, 1973–74, 1976–77, 1978–79, 2000–01, 2005–06, 2006–07 2007–08, 2012–13, 2014–15
Kazma SC
4
1985-86, 1986–87, 1993–94, 1995-96
Al Salmiya SC
4
1980-81, 1994–95, 1997–98, 1999-00
Al Jahra
1
1989-90

Topscorers[edit]

Year[3] Top scorers Team Goals
1991–92 Kuwait Jassem Al Houwaidi Al-Salmiya 10
1995–96 Kuwait Jassem Al Houwaidi
BrazilCarlos Branco
Al-Salmiya
Kazma
6
1999–2000 Kuwait Bashar Abdullah Al-Salmiya 11
2000–01 Kuwait Faraj Laheeb
Kuwait Bashar Abdullah
Al-Kuwait
Al-Salmiya
10
2001–02 Senegal Malek John Kazma 10
2003–04 Kuwait Khalaf Al Salamah Al-Qadsia 12
2004–05 Syria Firas Al Khatib Al-Arabi 13
2005–06 Kuwait Hamad Al Harbi Fahaheel 22
2006–07 Kuwait Bashar Abdullah Al-Kuwait 10
2007–08 Kuwait Ahmad Ajab Al-Qadsia 14
2008–09 Brazil Careca Al-Kuwait 13
2009–10 Oman Ismail Al Ajmi Al-Kuwait 13
2010–11 Syria Firas Al Khatib Al-Qadsia 14
2011–12 Brazil Vinícius Lopes Al-Jahra SC 9
2012–13 Brazil Rogerio Kuwait SC 11
2013–14 Syria Omar Al Soma Qadsia SC 23 [4]
2014–15 Brazil Patrick Fabiano Kazma SC 22 [5]
2015–16 Syria Firas Al Khatib Al-Arabi 23 [6]

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