Name
Egyptian Premier League

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Established
1948 (73 years old)

First Recorded Event
2019-09-21

Current Season
2021-2022

API Football ID
3946

Sport
Soccer

Location
Egypt

Gender
Male

Alternate Names
الدوري المصري الممتاز‎

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Upcoming Events
20 Dec 21 El Gouna FC  - ENPPI
20 Dec 21 Ghazl El Mahall  - National Bank o
20 Dec 21 Al-Ittihad  - Ceramica Cleopa
20 Dec 21 Pharco FC  - Al-Masry
20 Dec 21 Misr Lel Makkas  - El Sharqia Dokh
21 Dec 21 Smouha SC  - Ismaily
21 Dec 21 Pyramids FC  - Tala-'ea El Gai
21 Dec 21 Al-Mokawloon al  - Zamalek SC
21 Dec 21 Future FC  - Al Ahly SC
24 Dec 21 Ceramica Cleopa  - Al-Mokawloon al

Latest Results
27 Nov 21 ENPPI  -  Pyramids FC
27 Nov 21 Al-Masry  -  Misr Lel Makkas
27 Nov 21 El Sharqia Dokh 0 - 2  El Gouna FC
26 Nov 21 National Bank o 2 - 1  Al-Mokawloon al
26 Nov 21 Ismaily 0 - 0  Ghazl El Mahall
26 Nov 21 Tala-'ea El Gai 1 - 0  Future FC
25 Nov 21 Ceramica Cleopa 0 - 1  Zamalek SC
25 Nov 21 Al Ahly SC 4 - 1  Smouha SC
25 Nov 21 Al-Ittihad 1 - 2  Pharco FC
23 Nov 21 Al-Mokawloon al 1 - 1  Ismaily

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The Egyptian Premier League (Arabic: الدوري المصري الممتاز‎) is a professional association football league in Egypt and the top level of the Egyptian football league system. The league comprises 18 teams since the 2015–16 season and operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the Egyptian Second Division. Seasons mostly run from August to May. Unlike most other leagues, all games are played all over the week. All of the Egyptian Premier League clubs qualify for the Egypt Cup. The winner of the Egyptian Premier League qualifies for the Egyptian Super Cup.

70 clubs have competed in the Egyptian Premier League since its founding in 1948. Al Ahly have won the title 41 times, more than any other club. Only six other clubs have won the league before; those clubs are Ghazl El Mahalla, Ismaily, Al Mokawloon Al Arab, Olympic Club, Tersana and Zamalek.

The Egyptian Premier League is one of the top national leagues, ranked third in Africa according to CAF's 5-Year Ranking for the 2019–20 season, based on performances in African competitions over the past five seasons.

The Egyptian Premier League used to be one of the leagues with the highest average stadium attendance in Africa and the Middle East until the Port Said Stadium riot occurred on 1 February 2012 after a league match involving Al Masry and Al Ahly, where 74 people were killed and more than 500 were injuired. Since that date, all domestic football matches were played behind closed doors until 2017, when the local security authorities started to allow fans to attend selected matches with gradually increasing numbers starting from 100 attendance only.

Seasons

2019-2020

2020-2021

2021-2022

Teams

Al Ahly SC
-10

Al-Ittihad
-10

Al-Masry
-11

Al-Mokawloon al
-11

Ceramica Cleopa
-11

El Gouna FC
-11

El Sharqia Dokh
-11

ENPPI
-11

Future FC
-11

Ghazl El Mahall
-11

Ismaily
-11

Misr Lel Makkas
-11

National Bank o
-11

Pharco FC
-11

Pyramids FC
-10

Smouha SC
-11

Tala-'ea El Gai
-11

Zamalek SC
-11

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