3F Superliga
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2020-2021
Location
Denmark
Abbreviation
DEN1

Summary

The 3F Superliga (DEN1) is the top professional division in the Danish football system and is the current Danish football championship tournament. At the end of the 2020-2021 season, the DEN1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League - 2nd Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2020-2021 DEN1 Championship Group team
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League - 3rd Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd place 2020-2021 DEN1 Championship Group team
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League - 2nd Qualifying Round:
    • 3rd place 2020-2021 DEN1 Championship Group team
    • winner of 2020-2021 DEN1 UEFA Europa Conference League Playoff

The winner of the 2020-2021 DBU Pokalen (Danish Cup), typically a DEN1 team, also receives a berth in the Playoff Round of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa League.

Leagues Pyramid - Denmark

Abbrev League # of Teams
DEN1 3F Superliga 12
DEN2 NordicBet Liga
(1.division)
12
DEN3 2.division 28
DEN4 Denmark Series 40

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Regular
11 Sep 2020 - 20 Mar 2021
Champ/Releg Rounds
24 Mar 2021 - 22 May 2021
UEFAEL Playoffs
26 May 2021 - 30 May 2021
12: DEN1 (10 minimum), DEN2 (2 maximum)

Season Format

Each DEN1 team plays Home/Away matches against the other 11 DEN1 teams for a total of 22 regular season league matches per team. At the end of regular season, the top 6 teams play in the Championship Round, while the bottom 6 teams play in the Relegation Round. In the Championship and Relegation rounds, each team plays Home/Away against the other 5 teams for 10 more matches (32 total league matches per team). Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, (2) goals scored, (3) away goals scored, (4) playoff, then (5) a draw.

Playoffs

Upon completion of the 2020-2021 DEN1 Championship and Relegation Rounds, the 4th place team in the Championship Round plays 1 match against the 1st place team from the Relegation Round. The winner of this match receives a berth in 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League - 2nd Qualifying Round

Relegation

At the end of the 2020-2021 DEN1 Relegation Round, the 5th and 6th place teams enter into a Promotion/Relegation Playoff with the 1st and 2nd place teams from DEN2. The winning teams are promoted to the 2021-2022 DEN1.


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1st Stage

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1FC Midtjylland 138 -3-227-2314965 -1-0161221073 -2-2111112-1
2Brøndby IF 139 -0-427-2619765 -0-115169774 -0-31210100
3Aarhus GF 137 -3-324-26161075 -0-2151881062 -3-19880
4Randers FC 137 -1-522-2112962 -1-3799075 -0-2151239
5SønderjyskE 136 -3-421-2117474 -1-213117462 -2-2810100
6FC København 136 -2-520-2221173 -1-3101311263 -1-210910-1
7Aalborg BK 135 -4-419-1518-363 -2-11198172 -2-38610-4
8FC Nordsjælland 134 -4-516-2219364 -1-113135870 -3-43914-5
9Odense BK 134 -4-516-1820-273 -3-11297261 -1-44913-4
10Vejle Boldklub 134 -3-615-1824-662 -1-37912-372 -2-38912-3
11AC Horsens 131 -3-96-1024-1471 -2-45814-660 -1-51210-8
12Lyngby Boldklub 130 -4-94-1230-1870 -4-34411-760 -0-60819-11
Championship Round
Relegation Round

Fixtures

Tue - 2 Feb 2021
 Randers FC   AC HorsensCepheus Park Randers
 Odense BK   Lyngby BoldklubNature Energy Park
 FC Nordsjælland   Brøndby IFRight to Dream Park
 Aalborg BK   FC KøbenhavnAalborg Portland Park
 Vejle Boldklub   Aarhus GFVejle Stadion
Sat - 6 Feb 2021
 Brøndby IF   Aalborg BKBrøndby Stadion
 Randers FC   FC MidtjyllandCepheus Park Randers
 FC Nordsjælland   Odense BKRight to Dream Park
Sat - 13 Feb 2021
 FC København   SønderjyskEParken Stadium
 Odense BK   Aarhus GFNature Energy Park
 Aalborg BK   Randers FCAalborg Portland Park
 Lyngby Boldklub   Brøndby IFLyngby Stadion
Sat - 20 Feb 2021
 Brøndby IF   Vejle BoldklubBrøndby Stadion
 Aarhus GF   SønderjyskECeres Park

Results

Mon - 21 Dec 2020
Sun - 20 Dec 2020
 AC Horsens 12 Brøndby IFCasa Arena
 FC København 11 Odense BKParken Stadium
 Aarhus GF 30 Aalborg BKCeres Park
 SønderjyskE 01 Randers FCSydbank Park
Mon - 14 Dec 2020
 Odense BK 11 FC MidtjyllandNature Energy Park
Sun - 13 Dec 2020
 Brøndby IF 21 SønderjyskEBrøndby Stadion
 FC Nordsjælland 01 FC KøbenhavnRight to Dream Park
 Aalborg BK 32 Lyngby BoldklubAalborg Portland Park
 AC Horsens 12 Aarhus GFCasa Arena
Fri - 11 Dec 2020
 Randers FC 31 Vejle BoldklubCepheus Park Randers
Mon - 7 Dec 2020
 Aarhus GF 31 Brøndby IFCeres Park
Sun - 6 Dec 2020
 Lyngby Boldklub 03 Randers FCLyngby Stadion
 FC København 20 AC HorsensParken Stadium
Sat - 5 Dec 2020
Fri - 4 Dec 2020
 Odense BK 21 Aalborg BKNature Energy Park
Mon - 30 Nov 2020
 Brøndby IF 41 Lyngby BoldklubBrøndby Stadion
Sun - 29 Nov 2020
 FC Nordsjælland 31 Aarhus GFRight to Dream Park