Kuwait Premier League
FIFA Region
AFC
Season
2020-2021
Location
Kuwait
Abbreviation
KUW1

Summary

The Kuwait Premier League (KUW1) is the top football league in the Kuwaiti football system. At the end of the 2020-2021 KUW1 season, the KUW1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2022 AFC Champions League - Preliminary Round:
    • 1st place 2020-2021 KUW1 team
  • 2022 AFC Cup - Group Stage:
    • 2nd place 2020-2021 KUW1 team

The winner of the 2021 Kuwait Emir Cup, typically an KUW1 team, also receives a berth in the Group Stage of the 2022 AFC Cup.

Leagues Pyramid - Kuwait

Abbrev League # of Teams
KUW1 Kuwait Premier League 15
KUW2 Kuwaiti Divison One -

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

15 Oct 2020 - 31 May 2021  15: KUW1 (10), KUW2 (5)

Season Format

Each KUW1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 14 KUW1 teams for a total of 28 league matches per team. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) head-to-head points, (2) head-to-head goal difference, (3) head-to-head goals scored, (4) total goal difference, then (5) total goals scored.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

No information available at this time.


More Info...


 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Al-Nasar SC 1410 -2-232-2652165 -1-0161221085 -1-21614311
2Qadsia SC 1410 -2-232-28141476 -0-118135874 -2-1141596
3Al-Salmiyah SC 148 -5-129-30131763 -2-111178985 -3-0181358
4Kazma SC 148 -4-228-22101264 -2-014134984 -2-214963
5Kuwait SC 147 -3-424-2516983 -2-311129364 -1-1131376
6Al-Arabi SC 146 -4-422-1917273 -0-49913-473 -4-0131046
7Al-Shabab SC 146 -4-422-1918172 -3-29810-274 -1-2131183
8Al-Fahaheel FC 145 -3-618-1212083 -3-21287162 -0-4645-1
9Khaitan SC 145 -3-618-1626-1072 -2-38410-673 -1-3101216-4
10Al-Sahel SC 145 -2-717-1415-171 -1-5447-374 -1-2131082
11Burgan SC 144 -5-517-1316-371 -1-54410-673 -4-013963
12Al-Jahra SC 142 -5-711-1320-771 -3-36910-171 -2-45410-6
13Al-Yarmouk SC 142 -2-108-2236-1480 -2-621021-1162 -0-461215-3
14Al-Tadhamon SC 142 -2-108-1431-1770 -2-52411-772 -0-561020-10
15Al-Sulaibikhat SC 141 -2-115-933-2470 -0-70523-1871 -2-45410-6
AFCCL
AFC CUP

Results

Sat - 26 Dec 2020
 Al-Shabab SC 21 Al-Jahra SCAl-Kuwait Sports Club Stadium
 Kuwait SC 12 Burgan SCThamir Stadium
 Khaitan SC 11 Qadsia SCAl-Shabab Mubarak al-Aiar Stadium
 Al-Salmiyah SC 91 Al-Tadhamon SCAli Al-Salem Al-Sabah Stadium
 Kazma SC 31 Al-Yarmouk SCMohammed Al-Hamad Stadium
 Al-Sahel SC 02 Al-Fahaheel FCAl Ahmadi Stadium
 Al-Arabi SC 03 Al-Nasar SCAbdullah Al-Khalifa Stadium
Wed - 23 Dec 2020
 Al-Tadhamon SC 03 Kuwait SCAl-Shabab Mubarak al-Aiar Stadium
 Al-Shabab SC 00 Al-Arabi SCAl-Sadaqua Walsalam Stadium
Tue - 22 Dec 2020
 Al-Jahra SC 23 Khaitan SCJaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium
 Burgan SC 21 Al-Nasar SCAl-Sadaqua Walsalam Stadium
 Al-Sahel SC 00 Al-Salmiyah SCSabah Al Salem Stadium
Mon - 21 Dec 2020
 Qadsia SC 31 Kazma SCJaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium
Sat - 19 Dec 2020
 Kuwait SC 13 Al-Arabi SCJaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium
 Al-Fahaheel FC 21 Al-Tadhamon SCSabah Al Salem Stadium
Fri - 18 Dec 2020
 Al-Nasar SC 10 Al-Jahra SCJaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium
 Burgan SC 12 Al-Salmiyah SCKhaitan Stadium
Thu - 17 Dec 2020
 Qadsia SC 20 Al-Shabab SCAl-Sadaqua Walsalam Stadium
 Al-Yarmouk SC 24 Khaitan SCJaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium