Casa Liga 1
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2020-2021
Location
Romania
Abbreviation
ROU1

Summary

The Liga I (ROU1) or Casa Liga 1 (ROU1) is the top football league in Romania's football system. At the end of the 2020-2021 ROU1 season, the ROU1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2020-2021 ROU1 Championship Round team
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League - 2nd Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd place 2020-2021 ROU1 Championship Round team
    • winner of the 2020-2021 ROU1 UEFAECL playoff

The winner of the 2020-2021 Cupa României (Romanian Cup), typically an ROU1 team, also receives a berth in the 2nd Qualifying Round of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League.

Leagues Pyramid - Romania

Abbrev League # of Teams
ROU1 Casa Liga 1 (Liga I) 16
ROU2 Liga 2 Casa Pariurilor 20
ROU3 Liga 3 80
ROU4 Liga IV -

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Regular
21 Aug 2020 - 9 Apr 2021
Champ/Releg Rounds
13 Apr 2021 - 31 May 2021
UEFAECL Playoffs
3 Jun 2021-14 Jun 2021
16: ROU1 (12 minimum), ROU2 (4 maximum)

Season Format

The 2020-2021 ROU1 season consists of 2 stages. In the first stage, each ROU1 team plays the other 15 ROU1 teams in Home-Away matches for a total of 30 league matches per team. The second stage consists of the Championship Round and the Relegation Round. In the Championship Round, each team plays one match against the other five ROU1 teams for 5 additional league matches (35 total per team) to determine final rankings for the 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League and the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League placements. In the Relegation Round, each team plays one match against the other nine ROU1 teams for 9 additional league matches (39 total per team) to determine determine the relegation placements. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) head-to-head points, (2) head-to-head goal difference, (3) head-to-head goals scored, (4) goal difference, (5) goals scored, then (6) a playoff.

Playoffs

At the end of the 2020-2021 ROU1 Relegation Round, the 1st and 2nd place Relegation Round teams will play a one-legged playoff against each other. The winner plays a Home/Away highest aggregate score UEFAECL playoff against the 4th place Championship Group team.

Relegation

At the end of the 2020-2021 ROU1 Relegation Round, the 9th and 10th place Relegation Round teams are relegated to the ROU2, and the 7th and 8th place Relegation Round teams will play a Home-Away highest aggregate score playoff with the 3rd and 4th place ROU2 teams.


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1st Stage

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1FC Steaua Bucureşti 1612 -1-337-40152587 -1-0222542185 -0-31515114
2CFR Cluj-Napoca 1610 -4-234-2171494 -3-21595476 -1-01912210
3Universitatea Craiova 1610 -3-333-1991084 -1-31386286 -2-0201138
4Sepsi 167 -7-228-24131173 -3-112105594 -4-1161486
5FC Academica Clinceni 166 -7-325-1713484 -2-21485382 -5-111981
6AFC Chindia Târgovişte 176 -6-524-1413182 -3-39811-394 -3-215624
7FC Viitorul Constanţa 165 -6-521-2120183 -3-2121413182 -3-36770
8FC Dinamo Bucureşti 175 -4-819-2019192 -3-49109183 -1-41010100
9CS Gaz Metan Mediaş 166 -1-919-2126-583 -1-4101012-283 -0-591114-3
10FC Botoşani 164 -6-618-2123-281 -4-3788083 -2-3111315-2
11UTA Bătrâna Doamnă 164 -6-618-1325-1281 -3-46514-983 -3-212811-3
12FC Astra Giurgiu 164 -4-816-2124-382 -2-481112-182 -2-481012-2
13FC Voluntari 164 -3-915-2027-783 -1-4101212081 -2-55815-7
14AFC Hermannstadt 163 -6-715-1725-882 -2-48811-381 -4-37914-5
15FC Politehnica Iaşi 164 -3-915-1536-2182 -2-48916-782 -1-57620-14
16FC Argeş Piteşti 163 -5-814-1524-982 -2-48912-381 -3-46612-6
Championship Round
Relegation Round

Fixtures

Sun - 17 Jan 2021
 FC Argeş Piteşti   CS Gaz Metan MediaşStadionul Nicolae Dobrin
 Sepsi   CFR Cluj-NapocaStadionul Silviu Ploeşteanu
 FC Academica Clinceni   AFC HermannstadtStadionul Clinceni - Arena 1
Mon - 18 Jan 2021
 FC Politehnica Iaşi   FC BotoşaniStadionul Emil Alexandrescu
 FC Astra Giurgiu   Universitatea CraiovaStadionul Marin Anastasovici
Tue - 19 Jan 2021
 FC Voluntari   UTA Bătrâna DoamnăStadionul Niţă Pintea
Fri - 22 Jan 2021
 AFC Hermannstadt   CFR Cluj-NapocaStadionul Municipal (Sibiu)
 FC Steaua Bucureşti   FC VoluntariArena Naţională
 FC Botoşani   FC Dinamo BucureştiStadionul Municipal-Botoşani
 CS Gaz Metan Mediaş   FC Politehnica IaşiStadionul Municipal Gaz Metan (Mediaş)
 UTA Bătrâna Doamnă   FC Argeş PiteştiStadionul Francisc von Neuman
 Sepsi   FC Astra GiurgiuStadionul Municipal (Sfântu Gheorghe)
Tue - 26 Jan 2021
 FC Academica Clinceni   FC BotoşaniStadionul Clinceni
 FC Dinamo Bucureşti   CS Gaz Metan MediaşStadionul Dinamo (Bucureşti)
 FC Politehnica Iaşi   UTA Bătrâna DoamnăStadionul Emil Alexandrescu
 FC Argeş Piteşti   FC Steaua BucureştiStadionul Nicolae Dobrin
 FC Voluntari   Universitatea CraiovaStadionul Anghel Iordănescu

Results

Sat - 16 Jan 2021
 FC Dinamo Bucureşti 01 AFC Chindia TârgovişteStadionul Dinamo (Bucureşti)
Fri - 15 Jan 2021
 UTA Bătrâna Doamnă 00 FC Viitorul ConstanţaStadionul Francisc von Neuman
Thu - 14 Jan 2021
 CFR Cluj-Napoca 31 FC Academica ClinceniStadionul Dr Constantin Rădelescu
 FC Botoşani 01 FC Argeş PiteştiStadionul Municipal-Botoşani
Wed - 13 Jan 2021
 AFC Hermannstadt 02 FC Dinamo BucureştiStadionul Municipal Gaz Metan (Mediaş)
 AFC Chindia Târgovişte 11 FC Politehnica IaşiCentrul de Fotbal Buftea Teren 2
Tue - 12 Jan 2021
 Universitatea Craiova 00 SepsiStadionul Ion Oblemenco
 CS Gaz Metan Mediaş 20 FC VoluntariStadionul Municipal Gaz Metan (Mediaş)
Sun - 10 Jan 2021
Tue - 22 Dec 2020
 CFR Cluj-Napoca 00 Universitatea CraiovaStadionul Dr Constantin Rădelescu
Mon - 21 Dec 2020
 FC Steaua Bucureşti 11 SepsiStadionul CNAF
 UTA Bătrâna Doamnă 06 FC Astra GiurgiuStadionul Francisc von Neuman
Sun - 20 Dec 2020
 FC Academica Clinceni 11 FC Dinamo BucureştiStadionul Central Ion Comşa
 FC Botoşani 11 FC VoluntariStadionul Municipal-Botoşani
 AFC Hermannstadt 01 FC Politehnica IaşiStadionul Municipal Gaz Metan (Mediaş)
Sat - 19 Dec 2020
 CS Gaz Metan Mediaş 10 FC Viitorul ConstanţaStadionul Municipal Gaz Metan (Mediaş)
 AFC Chindia Târgovişte 22 FC Argeş PiteştiStadionul Marin Anastasovici
Fri - 18 Dec 2020
 Universitatea Craiova 02 FC Steaua BucureştiStadionul Ion Oblemenco
Thu - 17 Dec 2020
 FC Dinamo Bucureşti 02 CFR Cluj-NapocaStadionul Dinamo (Bucureşti)