16 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 30 games each, over 30 game weeks.

Scoring points:
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.

Table order:
1. points won; 2. play-off (only for deciding champion, relegation and AFC competitions participation); 3. points in head-to-head matches; 4. goal difference in hth matches; 5. goals scored in hth matches; 6. total goal difference; 7. total goals scored.

Qualification for AFC competitions:
1-3 place: AFC Champions League
4 place: possible AFC Champions League (depends on Champions Cup outcome)

Relegation from the league:
13 place: enters Play-offs 1/2 with one Division 1 team for 1 place in Pro League
14-16 place: relegated to Division 1

Promotion to the league:
3 teams from Division 1
1 more team from Division 1 possible to promote through Play-offs 1/2

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