Tag Archives: English Premier League soccer

A-League

By | March 25, 2020

This article is about the professional soccer league in Australia. For the former North American league, see A-League (1995–2004). The A-League is the highest-level professional men’s soccer league in Australia. At the top of the Australian league system, it is the country’s primary competition for the sport. The A-League was established in 2004 by Football Federation Australia (FFA)… Read More »

Major League Soccer attendance

By | March 3, 2020

Attendance figures for Major League Soccer in the United States and Canada Major League Soccer is the premier professional soccer league in the United States and Canada. Competition began in 1996, the 2016 season saw an average 21,692 spectators between the 20 teams, the highest average attendance in league history. MLS has the third-highest average attendance among all… Read More »

Melbourne Thistle FC

By | February 12, 2020

The Melbourne Thistle Football Club was an Australian Anglo-Celtic backed association football (soccer) club based in Melbourne, presumably in the suburb of Albert Park.[3] The club was founded in 1912[1] and spent most of its existence in the first division league of the Victorian soccer system.[4][5] The club won seven titles within the state’s tier one and tier… Read More »

Checklist of Premier Soccer League hat-tricks

By | February 6, 2020

The first hat-trick in the Premier Soccer League was scored in 1996, and there have been over 150 hat-tricks scored since then. Pollen Ndlanya is the player with most hat-tricks, having scored six. The fastest hat-trick was scored by James Chamanga, between the 20th and 25th minute for Moroka Swallows in December 2007. Contents 1 Hat-tricks 2 Multiple… Read More »

2020 Canadian Premier League season

By | January 31, 2020

The 2020 Canadian Premier League season is the second season of the Canadian Premier League, the top level of Canadian soccer. Forge FC are the defending league champions after defeating Cavalry FC in the 2019 CPL Finals.[1] Contents 1 Overview 1.1 Teams 1.1.1 Stadiums and locations 1.1.2 Personnel and sponsorship 1.1.3 Coaching changes 2 Spring season 2.1 Table… Read More »

2019 League of Ireland Premier Division

By | January 12, 2020

The 2019 League of Ireland Premier Division is the 35th season of the League of Ireland Premier Division. The league began in February 2019 and concluded in October 2019. Fixtures were announced in December 2018.[1][2] On 23 September, Dundalk won the title after a 3-2 win over Shamrock Rovers.[3][4] Contents 1 Overview 2 Teams 2.1 Stadia and locations… Read More »

English football organization system

By | December 28, 2019

Series of interconnected leagues The English football league system, also known as the football pyramid, is a series of interconnected leagues for men’s association football clubs in England, with five teams from Wales (from 2019–20), one from Guernsey and one from Jersey also competing. The system has a hierarchical format with promotion and relegation between leagues at different… Read More »

1998– 99 FA Premier League

By | December 21, 2019

The 1998–99 FA Premier League (known as the FA Carling Premiership for sponsorship reasons) was the seventh season of the Premier League, the top division of English football, since its establishment in 1992. Manchester United won a unique treble of the league title, the FA Cup and the European Cup. They secured their fifth league championship in seven… Read More »

Football in Canada

By | December 20, 2019

Soccer in Canada is the most popular sport in terms of participation rate. According to FIFA’s Big Count, 2,695,712 people played in Canada in 2006.[4] Professional soccer in Canada is played in Major League Soccer, the Canadian Premier League and formerly the United Soccer League. Canada also has many semi-professional and amateur soccer leagues. Canada’s men’s and women’s… Read More »

Premier League records as well as data

By | December 20, 2019

For the all time English league statistics, see Football records and statistics in England. The top tier of English football was renamed the Premier League for the start of the 1992–93 season. The following page details the football records and statistics of the Premier League. Contents 1 League records 1.1 Titles 1.2 Points 1.3 Wins 1.4 Defeats 1.5… Read More »