Fortuna Liga
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2020-2021
Location
Slovakia
Abbreviation
SVK1

Summary

The Slovak Super Liga (SVK1), or Fortuna Liga, is the top football league in Slovakia's football system. At the end of the 2020-2021 SVK1 season, the SVK1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2020-2021 SVK1 team
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd and 3rd place 2020-2021 SVK1 teams

The winner of the 2020-2021 Slovenský Pohár (Slovak Cup), typically a SVK1 team, also receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa League. If the Slovak Cup winner has already earned either a UEFACL or UEFAEL berth, then the 4th place, 5th place, and 6th place Championship Round teams and the 1st place Relegation Group teams have a "Knockout" Playoff. The winner receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League.

Leagues Pyramid - Slovakia

Abbrev League # of Teams
SVK1 Fortuna Liga 12
SVK2 2. Liga 16
SVK3 3. liga 66
SVK4 4. liga 120
SVK5 5. liga 232

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Regular
8 Aug 2020 - 6 Mar 2021
Champ/Releg Rounds
9 Mar 2021 - 31 May 2021
UEFAECL Playoffs
20 May 2020 - 15 Jun 2021
12: SVK1 (10 minimum), SVK2 (2 maximum)

Season Format

The 2020-2021 SVK1 season consists of 2 stages. In the first stage, each SVK1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 11 SVK1 teams for a total of 22 league matches. In the second stage, the top six teams play in the Championship Group and the bottom 6 teams play in the Relegation Group. Each team plays Home-Away matches against the other 5 teams in their group (10 more matches, 32 matches total) to determine final rankings for 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League, Europa Conference League placements, and relegation. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) head-to-head points, (2) head-to-head goal difference, (3) head-to-head away goals scored, then (4) a playoff.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2020-2021 SVK1 season, the 6th place Relegation Group team will be relegated to the SVK2, and the 5th place Relegation Group team plays a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Promotion/Relegation Playoff against the 2nd place SVK2 team. The Playoff winner and the 1st place SVK2 team will play in the 2021-2022 SVK1.


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1st Stage

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1ŠK Slovan Bratislava 1814 -2-244-45113498 -0-1242442096 -2-12021714
2FK DAC 1904 Dunajská 1812 -3-339-41202196 -2-1202481696 -1-21917125
3MŠK Žilina 189 -3-630-40271396 -2-12022101293 -1-51018171
4FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce 176 -6-524-30201084 -3-1151981192 -3-491112-1
5FC Spartak Tnrava 177 -2-823-2424093 -1-510813-584 -1-31316115
6MFK Ružomberok 185 -7-622-2628-294 -4-116146891 -3-561222-10
7ŠKF Sereď 174 -7-619-1929-1083 -3-2121312191 -4-47617-11
8FC Nitra 175 -4-819-1831-1392 -3-491015-583 -1-410816-8
9FK AS Trenčín 184 -6-818-2133-1293 -3-3121414091 -3-56719-12
10MFK Zemplín Michalovce 184 -6-818-1937-1893 -2-4111114-391 -4-47823-15
11FK Senica 184 -5-917-1733-1691 -3-56918-993 -2-411815-7
12FK Pohronie 161 -9-612-2027-781 -4-371416-280 -5-35611-5
Championship Round
Relegation Round

Fixtures

Sat - 6 Feb 2021
 FK Pohronie   FC NitraMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
Tue - 9 Feb 2021
 ŠKF Sereď   FK PohronieŠtadión FC Vion
Sat - 13 Feb 2021
 FK Pohronie   MFK Zemplín MichalovceMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
 MŠK Žilina   FC ViOn Zlaté MoravceŠtadión pod Dubňom
 FC Spartak Tnrava   FK SenicaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
 ŠKF Sereď   FC NitraŠtadión Sereď
 MFK Ružomberok   ŠK Slovan BratislavaŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
Sat - 20 Feb 2021
 FK Senica   FK AS TrenčínOMS Arena (Senica)
 FC Nitra   FC Spartak TnravaŠtadión pod Zoborom
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava   FK PohronieŠtadión Tehelné pole
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce   ŠKF SereďŠtadión MFK Zemplín
Sat - 27 Feb 2021
 FC Nitra   FC ViOn Zlaté MoravceŠtadión pod Zoborom
 MFK Ružomberok   FK SenicaŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
 FC Spartak Tnrava   MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
 FK Pohronie   FK AS TrenčínMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)

Results

Wed - 16 Dec 2020
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava 32 MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión Tehelné pole
 FC Nitra 12 FK AS TrenčínŠtadión pod Zoborom
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce 43 MFK RužomberokŠtadión MFK Zemplín
Tue - 15 Dec 2020
Sun - 13 Dec 2020
 FC Spartak Tnrava 03 ŠK Slovan BratislavaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
 FK AS Trenčín 22 MFK Zemplín MichalovceŠtadión pod Dubňom
Sat - 12 Dec 2020
 MŠK Žilina 00 ŠKF SereďŠtadión pod Dubňom
 MFK Ružomberok 11 FK DAC 1904 DunajskáŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
 FK Senica 11 FC ViOn Zlaté MoravceOMS Arena (Senica)
Sun - 6 Dec 2020
Sat - 5 Dec 2020
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava 20 FK AS TrenčínŠtadión Tehelné pole
 FK Pohronie 22 MFK RužomberokMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
 ŠKF Sereď 26 FC Spartak TnravaŠtadión FC Vion
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce 11 MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión MFK Zemplín
 FC Nitra 11 FK SenicaŠtadión pod Zoborom
Wed - 2 Dec 2020
 ŠKF Sereď 10 FK DAC 1904 DunajskáŠtadión FC Vion
Sun - 29 Nov 2020
 FK Senica 03 ŠK Slovan BratislavaOMS Arena (Senica)
 FK AS Trenčín 10 ŠKF SereďŠtadión pod Dubňom
Sat - 28 Nov 2020