Kyrgyz Premier League

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Kyrgyz Premier League (Kyrgyz: Кыргыз Премьер Лигасы, Qyrğyz Premjer Ligasy) is the top division of professional football in Kyrgyzstan. It was created in 1992 after the Breakup of the Soviet Union. The league is composed of eight teams. The most successful team is Dordoi Bishkek who have won the league twelve times.

Kyrgyz Premier League
Кыргыз Премьер Лигасы
Qyrğyz Premjer Ligasy
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Organising bodyKyrgyz Professional Football League (KPFL)
Founded1992; 29 years ago (1992)
CountryKyrgyzstan
ConfederationAFC
Number of teams8
Level on pyramid1
Relegation toQyrğyz Birinçi Ligasy
Domestic cup(s)Kyrgyzstan Cup
Kyrgyzstan Super Cup
International cup(s)AFC Cup
Current championsFC Dordoi Bishkek (12th titles)
(2020)
Most championshipsFC Dordoi Bishkek (12 titles)
TV partnersKyrgyz Sport TV
Websitekpfl.kg
Current: 2021 Kyrgyz Premier League

The winner of the league earns a spot in the AFC Cup preliminary qualifying round, Asia's second highest club continental competition. The team with the worst record at the end of each season is demoted to the Kyrgyzstan League Second Level.

Starting from the 2019 season, the league was rebranded as the Kyrgyz Premier League.[1] Previously it was known as the Top League.

Previous winnersEdit

Soviet-era championsEdit

Champions were:[2]

Since independenceEdit

Champions since the country's independence were:[2][3][4]

Year Champion Runner-up Top goalscorer Player of the Year
1992 Alga Bishkek (1) SKA Dostuk Sokuluk   Igor SergeyevSKA Dostuk Sokuluk (26)
1993 Alga-RIIF Bishkek (2) Spartak Tokmak   Davron BabayevDynamo Alay Osh (38)
1994 Kant-Oil Kant (1) Semetey Kyzyl-Kiya   Aleksandr MerzlikinKant-Oil Kant (25)
1995 Kant-Oil Kant (2) Alga Bishkek   Aleksandr MerzlikinKant-Oil Kant (27)
1996 Metallurg Kadamjay (1) AiK Bishkek   Aleksandr MerzlikinAiK Bishkek (17)
1997 Dinamo Bishkek (1) Alga-PVO Bishkek   Farkhat KhaitbayevKVT Dinamo Kara-Balta (17)
1998 CAG-Dinamo-MVD Bishkek (2) SKA-PVO Bishkek   Sergey GaizitdinovSemetei Kyzyl-Kiya (23)
1999 CAG-Dinamo Bishkek (3) SKA-PVO Bishkek   Ismail MalikovZhashtyk Ak Altyn Kara-Suu (16)
2000 SKA-PVO Bishkek (3) Dinamo Bishkek   Valeriy BerezovskiySKA-PVO Bishkek (32)
2001 SKA-PVO Bishkek (4) Zhashtyk Ak Altyn Kara-Suu   Nurlan RajabaliyevZhashtyk-Ak-Altyn Kara-Suu (28)
2002 SKA-PVO Bishkek (5) Zhashtyk Ak Altyn Kara-Suu   Yevgeny BoldyginZhashtyk Ak Altyn Kara-Suu (19)
2003 Zhashtyk Ak Altyn Kara-Suu (1) SKA-PVO Bishkek   Roman KornilovSKA-PVO Bishkek (39)
2004 Dordoi-Dynamo Naryn (1) SKA-Shoro Bishkek   Zamirbek JumagulovDordoi-Dynamo Naryn (28)
2005 Dordoi-Dynamo Naryn (2) SKA-Shoro Bishkek   Yevgeny BoldyginZhashtyk Ak Altyn Kara-Suu (23)
2006 Dordoi-Dynamo Naryn (3) Abdysh-Ata Kant   Vyacheslav PryanishnikovAbdish-Ata Kant (24)
2007 Dordoi-Dynamo Naryn (4) Abdysh-Ata Kant   Almazbek MirzalievAbdish-Ata Kant (21)
2008 Dordoi-Dynamo Naryn (5) Abdysh-Ata Kant   Khurshit LutfullayevAbdysh-Ata Kant
  David TettehDordoi-Dynamo Naryn (13)
2009 Dordoi-Dynamo Naryn (6) Abdysh-Ata Kant   Maxim KretovDordoi-Dynamo Naryn (21)   Daniel TagoeDordoi-Dynamo Naryn
2010 FC Neftchi Kochkor-Ata (1) Dordoi Bishkek   Talaybek DjumatayevFC Neftchi Kochkor-Ata (15)   Azamat Baimatov – Dordoi Bishkek
2011 Dordoi Bishkek (7) FC Neftchi Kochkor-Ata   Vladimir VerevkinAlga Bishkek (12)
2012 Dordoi Bishkek (8) Alga Bishkek   Kayumzhan SharipovDordoi Bishkek (17)
2013 Alay (1) Dordoi Bishkek   Almazbek Mirzaliev (20) - Abdysh-Ata Kant
2014 Dordoi Bishkek (9) Abdysh-Ata Kant   Kaleemullah Khan (18) - Dordoi Bishkek   Kaleemullah KhanDordoi Bishkek[5]
2015 Alay (2) Dordoi Bishkek   Alia Sylla (17) - Alay
2016 Alay (3) Dordoi Bishkek   Alia Sylla (21) - Alay
2017 Alay (4) Abdysh-Ata Kant   Alia Sylla (12) - Alay[6]
2018 Dordoi Bishkek (10) Alay   Joel Kojo (26) - Alay[7]
2019 Dordoi Bishkek (11) Alay   Wahyt Orazsähedow (20) — Dordoi Bishkek[8] Gulzhigit Alykulov[citation needed]
2020 Dordoi Bishkek (12) Alga Bishkek   Mirlan Murzaev (10) — Dordoi Bishkek

PerformancesEdit

Performance by clubEdit

Club Winners Runners-up Winning years
FC Dordoi Bishkek 12 4 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2018, 2019, 2020
FC Alga Bishkek 5 9 1992, 1993, 2000, 2001, 2002
FC Alay Osh 4 2 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017
FC Dinamo MVD Bishkek 3 1 1997, 1998, 1999
FC Kant-Oil 2 1994, 1995
FC Zhashtyk-Ak-Altyn Kara-Suu 1 2 2003
FC Neftchi Kochkor-Ata 1 1 2010
FC Metallurg Kadamjay 1 1996
FC Abdysh-Ata Kant 6
FC Ak-Maral Tokmok 1
FC Orto-Nur Sokuluk 1
FC RUOR-Guardia Bishkek 1
FC Shakhtyor Kyzyl-Kiya 1
Total 29 29

References and notesEdit

  1. ^ "Кыргызская Премьер-лига: новый сезон – новый формат". Football Federation of Kyrgyz Republic. 5 April 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Kyrgyzstan – List of Champions". RSSSF. Retrieved 20 August 2011.
  3. ^ "Champions Kyrgyzstan" (in Russian). ffkr.kg. 2008. Archived from the original on February 16, 2011. Retrieved 20 August 2011.
  4. ^ "Лучшие бомбардиры Чемпионатов Кыргызстана". flk.kg (in Russian). flk.kg. Archived from the original on 2015-08-03. Retrieved 25 November 2015.
  5. ^ kalimulla-luchshij-igrok-topligi-po-versii-flk (in Russian). FC Dordoi Bishkek. 21 November 2014. Retrieved 21 November 2014.[permanent dead link]
  6. ^ "Алиа Силла повторил рекорд 21-летней давности". flk.kg (in Russian). FLK. Archived from the original on 4 December 2017. Retrieved 3 December 2017.
  7. ^ "Жоел Кожо из Ганы — лучший бомбардир чемпионата Кыргызстана по футболу (список)". sport.akipress.org/ (in Russian). Aki Press. 7 November 2018. Retrieved 23 January 2019.
  8. ^ "Вахит Оразсахедов: «В целом „Дордой" провел довольно успешный сезон»" (in Russian). Turkmenportal. 6 November 2019. Retrieved 6 November 2019.

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