Football League Rankings


South African ABSA Premier League

What is this?

This is a list of the teams in the league, South African ABSA Premier League, ranked by their SPI. This is not the current standings.

Average: 23.56 - Stdev: 7.4

Best: Mamelodi Sundowns - 40.0 Worst: Black Leopards - 14.4

Team SPI
1. Mamelodi Sundowns 40.0
2. Orlando Pirates 36.7
3. Bidvest Wits 33.7
4. Black Aces 29.2
5. Kaizer Chiefs 28.5
6. SuperSport United 21.6
7. Highlands Park FC 21.0
8. Polokwane City FC 20.9
9. Bloem Celtic 20.6
10. Maritzburg Utd 20.4
11. Golden Arrows 19.7
12. AmaZulu 19.3
13. Chippa United 18.0
14. Free State Stars 17.0
15. Baroka FC 16.1
16. Black Leopards 14.4

Histogram of teams in: South African ABSA Premier League





Football League Rankings uses data from the awesome Global Club Soccer Rankings by FiveThirtyEight!

How does it work?

Pretty simple! It takes the rankings of all clubs from FiveThirtyEight, groups them into what league they belong too, and calculates the average SPI (Soccer Power Index) and the standard deviation of the values!

For more information about SPI ratings and how the ratings work in general - check out FiveThirtyEight's overview here.

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