The Algerian Ligue 1 finished as the highest ranked league in Africa during the 2022-23 season based on CAF’s rankings. The Algerian league finished ahead of the Egyptian league in second place and the Moroccan league in third place. The South African and Tanzanian leagues rounded out the top 5.
The Algerian league finished the season with 55 points: 25 points earned by USM Algiers, who won the CAF Confederation Cup, and 15 points each earned by Chabab Belouizdad and JS Kabylie for reaching the quarterfinals of the CAF Champions League. The Egyptian League finished the season with 52.5 points, while the Moroccan league was third with 50 points.
This is the 2nd time in the past 3 years that the Algerian league has finished as the top league in Africa, after also finishing in first place in 2020-21.
📊🌍 The Algerian #Ligue1DZ officially finishes as best league in Africa during the 2022-23 season based on the CAF rankings 👏— Algeria FC (@Algeria_FC) June 11, 2023
1⃣ 🇩🇿 Algeria 55 points
2️⃣ 🇪🇬 Egypt 52.5 points
3️⃣ 🇲🇦 Morocco 50 points
4⃣ 🇿🇦 South Africa 35 points
4️⃣ 🇹🇿 Tanzania 35 pointspic.twitter.com/tz0KobmV9H