NORTH KOREA  
  Year 1960 to 1986   Year  1987 to 2012   N KOREAN CHAMPIONS (5 Clubs)   Highest Class Football League 2012  (Pts)  
  1960 Unknown   1986 4.25 Sports Group   13 4.25 Sports Group (Army)   4.25 Sports Team (Nampho)    
  1961 Unknown   1987 4.25 Sports Group   5 Locomotive Sports Group   Amrokgang Sports Team (Pyongyang)    
  1962 Unknown   1988 4.25 Sports Group   5 Pyongyang City Sports Group   Bonghwasan Sports Team    
  1963 Unknown   1989  Ch'ŏngjin Chandongcha   3 Amrokgang Sports Group   Kyonggongop Sports Team    
  1964 Unknown   1990 4.25 Sports Group   1  Ch'ŏngjin Chandongcha   Locomotive Sports Team (Sinuiju)    
  1965 Unknown   1991 Pyongyang City Sports Group   25 Unknown   Maebong Sports Team    
  1966 Unknown   1992 4.25 Sports Group   52 TOTAL CHAMPIONSHIPS   Mangyongbong Sports Team    
  1967 Unknown   1993 4.25 Sports Group   A second League called The Republic Championship has run in tandem with the Technical Innovation Contest since 1972.   The top league was re-named Highest   Class Football League from 2010 onwards. P'yōngyang City Sports Team (Pyongyang)    
  1968 Unknown   1994 4.25 Sports Group   Rimyongsu Sports Team (Sariwon)    
  1969 Unknown   1995 4.25 Sports Group   Ryongnamsan Sports Team    
  1970 Unknown   1996 Locomotive Sports Group         Sobaeksu Sports Team (Pyongyang)    
  1971 Unknown   1997 Locomotive Sports Group         No details of the 2011 season available  
  1972 Unknown   1998 Locomotive Sports Group              
  1973 Unknown   1999 Locomotive Sports Group              
  1974 Unknown   2000 Locomotive Sports Group              
  1975 Unknown   2001 Amrokgang Sports Group              
  1976 Unknown   2002 4.25 Sports Group              
  1977 Unknown   2003 4.25 Sports Group              
  1978 Unknown   2004 Pyongyang City Sports Group              
  1979 Unknown   2005 Pyongyang City Sports Group              
  1980 Unknown   2006 Amrokgang Sports Group              
  1981 Unknown   2007 Pyongyang City Sports Group              
  1982 Unknown   2008 Amrokgang Sports Group              
  1983 Unknown   2009 Pyongyang City Sports Group              
  1984 Unknown   2010 4.25 Sports Group              
  1985 4.25 Sports Group   2011 4.25 Sports Group              
  1986 4.25 Sports Group   2012