Ukraine Championship

Ukraine Championship

The Ukrainian Premier League was founded in 1991 and the country in which all domestic games are played is Ukraine, the confederation for this league is UEFA and in total there are 12 individual football teams playing in that league, which is the number one level on the pyramid of leagues.

If any teams get knocked out of this league they are then relegated to the Ukrainian First League and the domestic cups they will all be playing for include the Ukrainian Cup and the Ukrainian Super Cup. Teams in this league will also be able to play, if they qualify, for international cups including the Champions League and the UEFA Europa League.

The current champions at the time of compiling this guide are Shakhtar Donetsk and that is the 10th title they have won, and it is Dynamo Kyiv that have won the most titles that being a total of 15 times.

If you do want to find out any additional information on this football league, then simply pay a visit to the Ukraine Championship website as you will find plenty of information on team news and the current placings and all up and coming fixtures in that league.

Clubs and Stadiums in the Ukraine Championship

The Ukraine Championship League clubs along with the home city, stadium name and the capacity of each of those team stadiums are fully listed below.

Chornomorets Odesa play in their home town which is Odesa and the name of their football stadium is Chornomorets Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 34,164 which is one of the mid-seized stadiums in the Ukraine Champions ship league by the way!

Dynamo Kyiv are a football team that is in this league that play all their home games in Kiev and the name of their stadium is the Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex and the current capacity of their stadium is 70,050.

Karpaty Lviv are a football team that is in this league that play all their home games in Lviv and the name of their football stadium is Ukraina Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 28,051.

Mariupol have been playing top tier football in this league for quite some time and their home town is of course in Mariupol              and the name of their football stadium is Volodymyr Boiko Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 12,680.

FC Oleksandriya are a football team that you may have heard or come across before and they play all their home matches in Oleksandria the name of their stadium is the CSC Nika Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 7,000.

Olimpik Donetsk play in their home town which is Donetsk (Kiev) and the name of their football stadium is Lobanovskyi Dynamo Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 16,873.

Shakhtar Donetsk are a football team that is in this league that play all their home games in Donetsk (Kharkiv) and the name of their football stadium is Metalist Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 40,003.

FC Stal Kamianske is another team in this top tier football league and it is a team that is based in the town of Kamianske (Kiev) their stadium is the Meteor Stadium (Obolon Stadium) and the current capacity of their stadium is large at 24,381.

Veres Rivne have been playing top tier football in this league for quite some time and their home town is of course in Rivne (Lviv) and the name of their football stadium is Arena Lviv and the current capacity of their stadium is 34,915.

Vorskla Poltava are a football team that is in this league that play all their home games in Poltava Oleksiy and the name of their stadium is the Butovsky Vorskla Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 24,795.

Zorya Luhansk is another team in this top tier football league and it is a team that is based in the town of Luhansk (Zaporizhia) and the name of their football stadium is Slavutych-Arena and the current capacity of their stadium is 12,000.

Zirka Kropyvnytskyi play in their home town which is Kropyvnytskyi their stadium is the Zirka Stadium and the current capacity of their stadium is 13,667 which is another mid-sized one.

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