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: 25.31 - Stdev: 6.9

Best: Orlando Pirates - 40.3 Worst: Black Leopards - 15.5

Team SPI
1. Orlando Pirates 40.3
2. Mamelodi Sundowns 37.7
3. Bidvest Wits 34.0
4. Black Aces 33.0
5. Kaizer Chiefs 25.4
6. Highlands Park FC 25.2
7. Polokwane City FC 25.2
8. Bloem Celtic 24.1
9. Chippa United 21.8
10. Maritzburg Utd 21.3
11. SuperSport United 21.2
12. AmaZulu 21.1
13. Golden Arrows 21.0
14. Baroka FC 19.1
15. Free State Stars 19.0
16. Black Leopards 15.5

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.