16 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 30 games each, over 30 game weeks.
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.
1. points won; 2. points in head-to-head matches; 3. goal difference in hth matches; 4. goals scored in hth matches; 5. total goal difference; 6. total goals scored; 7. lesser number of goals conceded.
Qualification for UEFA competitions:
1-2 place: UEFA Champions League Qualifiers
3-4 place: UEFA Europa League Qualifiers
Relegation from the league:
15-16 place: relegated to Football League
Promotion to the league:
2 teams from Football League