The Welsh Premier League (Welsh: Uwch Gynghrair Cymru) is the national football league for Wales. It has both professional and semi-professional status clubs and is at the top of the Welsh football league system. Prior to 2002, the league was known as the League of Wales, but changed its name as part of a sponsorship deal. Currently, the full sponsored name of the league is the Dafabet Welsh Premier League.
At the end of the 2015/16 season the Welsh Premier League was ranked 48th out of 55 members by the UEFA coefficient .
The league announced that Dafabet would no longer be the league sponsor after the 2016-17 season. The next sponsor is yet to be announced.Close