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: 25.70 - Stdev: 7.3

Best: Mamelodi Sundowns - 39.3 Worst: Black Leopards - 16.2

Team SPI
1. Mamelodi Sundowns 39.3
2. Orlando Pirates 36.7
3. Black Aces 34.8
4. Kaizer Chiefs 33.0
5. Bidvest Wits 31.6
6. Polokwane City FC 29.3
7. SuperSport United 25.5
8. Highlands Park FC 24.3
9. AmaZulu 23.3
10. Golden Arrows 22.6
11. Bloem Celtic 21.5
12. Free State Stars 18.9
13. Chippa United 18.5
14. Maritzburg Utd 17.9
15. Baroka FC 17.6
16. Black Leopards 16.2

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.