Barbados Premier League

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Barbados Premier League
Digicel Premier League (Barbados).png
Founded1947
First season1947
CountryBarbados Barbados
ConfederationCONCACAF
Number of teams10
Level on pyramid1
Relegation toBarbados Division One
Domestic cup(s)Barbados FA Cup
International cup(s)CFU Club Championship
CONCACAF Champions League
Current championsBarbados Defence Force
(2018–19)
Most championshipsWeymouth Wales (18 titles)
Current: 2019–20 Barbados Premier League

The Premier League is the top football league in Barbados. It was created in 1947 and is headed by the Barbados Football Association. Ten teams participate in this league. It is known as the Digicel Premier League for sponsorship reasons.

Despite being a league competition in CONCACAF none of the Barbadian teams have played in CFU Club Championship or CONCACAF Champions' Cup (the last apperarence was in 2000).

The 9th- and 10th-placed teams are relegated to Barbados Division One. All teams play their games at the Barbados National Stadium in Bridgetown.

Clubs competing in the 2020 season[edit]

Champions[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • ^Note 1 - Club is now known as Weymouth Wales. The club was called "New South Wales" from 1962–72, and then "Pan-Am Wales" from 1973–77.
  • ^Note 2 - No competition held this year.

Titles by club[edit]

Club Titles Last title
Weymouth Wales 18 2018
Notre Dame 9 2010
BDF 6 2019
Ellerton 5 1987
Paradise 4 2003
Pinelands United 3 1992
Spartan 3 1951
Youth Milan 2 2011
Brittons Hill 2 2009
Pride of Gall Hill 2 1993
UWI Blackbirds 1 2016
Empire 1 1952

Best scorers[edit]

Year Best scorers Team Goals
1999 Barbados Llewellyn Riley Notre Dame 17
2001 Barbados Peter Stoute Paradise 20
2002 Barbados Kenroy Skinner Youth Milan 19
2003 BarbadosAdrian Forde Barbados Defence Force 9
2004 Barbados Llewellyn Riley
Dwayne Stanford
Notre Dame
Beverley Hills
16
2005 Barbados Peter Stoute Silver Sands 21
2006 Barbados Dwayne Stanford Beverley Hills 17
2007 Barbados Dwayne McClean Barbados Defence Force 16
2008 Barbados Norman Forde Notre Dame 13
2009 Barbados Rivierre Williams Barbados Defence Force 18
2010 Barbados Kyle Gibson Notre Dame 13
2011 Barbados Armando Lashley Paradise 13
2012 Barbados Dwayne Stanford Weymouth Wales 13
2013 Barbados Jabarry Chandler Pride of Gall Hill 14
2014 Barbados Arantees Lawrence Pinelands United 23
2015 Barbados Dwayne Stanford Brittons Hill 15
2016 Barbados Mario Harte UWI Blackbirds 29
2017 Zeco Edmee
Arantees Lawrence
Notre Dame
Weymouth Wales
15

References[edit]