Mascom Premier League

Mascom Premier League

Mascom Premier League
Founded
1966
Relegation To
Botswana First Division
Number of Teams
16
Level on Pyramid
1
African Qualification
CAF Champions League
CAF Confederation Cup
Domestic Cups
FA Challenge Cup
Orange Kabelano Charity Cup
Botswana Independence Cup
Current Champions
Centre Chiefs
Most Successful Club
Township Rollers (9)
The Mascom Premier League is the highest division in football in Botswana. The league has existed since 1966. The championship initially called MLO Cup. The first edition 1966, with participants including Tlokweng Pirates, Notwane, Black Peril, Queens Park Rangers and a team from Ngwaketse district. The league has always been dominated by the teams that are based south of Dibete or at the southern part of the country until the 2007/2006 season when Ecco City made history by becoming the first team from the north to lift the lucrative competition.

Mascom Premier League - Clubs 2008/2009

Relegated in 2007/08

Previous champions

Performance By Club

Club City Titles Last Title
Township Rollers Gaborone 9 2005
Botswana Defence Force XI Gaborone 7 2004
Gaborone United Gaborone 5 1990
Mogoditshane Fighters Gaborone 4 2003
Extension Gunners Lobatse 3 1994
Notwane FC Gaborone 3 1998
Centre Chiefs Mochudi 1 2008
ECCO City Green Francistown 1 2007
Police XI Otse 1 2006

Topscorers

Year Best scorers Team Goals
2006 Malepa "Chippa" Bolelang ECCO City Green 24
2007 Pontsho "Piro" Moloi Centre Chiefs 22
2008 Master Masitara Nico United 18
2008 Jerome "JJ" Ramatlhakwane Centre Chiefs 18

MASCOM Premier League Player of the Season

Year Player of the Season Team
2006 Moemedi "Jomo" Moatlhaping Township Rollers
2007 Malepa "Chippa" Bolelang ECCO City Green
2008 Oteng "Limkokweng" Moalosi Centre Chiefs

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