Botswana Premier League
Countries Botswana
Confederation CAF
Founded 1966
Number of teams 16
Levels on pyramid 1
Relegation to Botswana First Division
Domestic cup(s) FA Challenge Cup
Botswana Independence Cup
Orange Kabelano Charity Cup
International cup(s) Champions League
Confederation Cup
Current champions Township Rollers
Most championships Township Rollers (10)

The Botswana 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. The league is sponsored by a mobile phone operator Be Mobile to the tune of 15 million pula.

Botswana Premier League - Clubs 2010/11Edit

Club City / Town
Black PerilTlokweng
Botswana Defence Force XIGaborone
Botswana Meat CommissionLobatse
ECCO City GreensFrancistown
Extension GunnersLobatse
Gaborone UnitedGaborone
Mochudi Centre ChiefsMochudi
Motlakase Power DynamosPalapye
Nico UnitedSelebi-Phikwe
Police XIOtse
Township RollersGaborone
Uniao Flamengo SantosGabane

Relegated in 2009/10Edit

Previous championsEdit


Performance By ClubEdit

Club City Titles Last Title
Township Rollers Gaborone 10 2010
Botswana Defence Force XI Gaborone 7 2004
Gaborone United Gaborone 6 2009
Mogoditshane Fighters Gaborone 4 2003
Extension Gunners Lobatse 3 1994
Notwane PG Gaborone 3 1998
Mochudi Centre Chiefs Mochudi 1 2008
ECCO City Greens Francistown 1 2007
Police XI Otse 1 2006


Year Best scorers Team Goals
2005/06 Template:Flagicon Malepa "Chippa" Bolelang ECCO City Greens 24
2006/07 Template:Flagicon Pontsho Moloi Mochudi Centre Chiefs 22
2007/08 Template:Flagicon Master Masitara
Template:Flagicon Jerome Ramatlhakwane
Nico United
Mochudi Centre Chiefs
2008/09 Template:Flagicon Master Masitara Nico United 27
2008/09 Template:Flagicon Terrence Mandaza Township Rollers 31

Botswana Premier League Player of the SeasonEdit

Year Player of the Season Team
2005/06 Template:Flagicon Moemedi "Jomo" Moatlhaping Township Rollers
2006/07 Template:Flagicon Malepa "Chippa" Bolelang ECCO City Greens
2007/08 Template:Flagicon Oteng "Limkokwing" Moalosi Mochudi Centre Chiefs
2008/09 Joel Phetogo Gaborone United
2009/10 Template:Flagicon Kabelo Dambe Township Rollers

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