Allsvenskan
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2020
Location
Sweden
Abbreviation
SWE1

Summary

The Allsvenskan (SWE1), or Fotbollsallsvenskan, is the top level of league-style competition in Sweden's football league system. At the end of the 2020 SWE1 season, the SWE1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021 - 2022 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2020 SWE1 team
  • 2021 - 2022 UEFA Europa League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd and 3rd place 2020 SWE1 teams

The winner of the 2020 Svenska Cupen (Swedish Cup), typically a SWE1 team, also receives a berth in the 2nd Qualifying Round of the 2021 - 2022 UEFA Europa League.

Leagues Pyramid - Sweden

Abbrev League # of Teams
SWE1 Allsvenskan 16
SWE2 Superettan 16
SWE3 Division 1 32
SWE4 Division 2 84
SWE5 Division 3 144

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

14 Jun 2020 - 6 Dec 2020  16: SWE1 (13 minimum), SWE2 (3 maximum)

Season Format

Each SWE1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 15 SWE1 teams for a total of 30 league matches. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, (2) goals scored, (3) head-to-head points, (4) head-to-head goal difference, (5) head-to-head away goals scored, then (6) a playoff.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2020 season, the 15th and 16th place SWE1 teams will be relegated to the SWE2, and the 1st and 2nd place SWE2 teams will be promoted to the 2021 SWE1. The 14th place SWE1 team enters into a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Promotion/Relegation Playoff with the 3rd place SWE2 team. The winner will play in the 2021 SWE1 and the loser will play in the SWE2.


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Relegation Playoffs

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateJönköpings Södra IF (SWE2) 14 Kalmar FF (SWE1) 
09.12.20Jönköpings Södra IF (SWE2) 13 Kalmar FF (SWE1)Stadsparksvallen
13.12.20Kalmar FF (SWE1) 10 Jönköpings Södra IF (SWE2)Guldfågeln Arena
 Kalmar FF remains in SWE1 

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Malmö FF 3017 -9-460-6430341511 -4-03734925156 -5-42330219
2IF Elfsborg 3012 -15-351-493811156 -8-12627207156 -7-22522184
3BK Häcken 3012 -13-549-452916159 -4-231301119153 -9-3181518-3
4Djurgårdens IF 3014 -6-1048-483315157 -4-425271611157 -2-62321174
5Mjällby AIF 3013 -8-947-48444158 -4-32827216155 -4-6192123-2
6IFK Norrköping 3013 -7-1046-604614156 -5-42328199157 -2-62332275
7Örebro SK 3012 -6-1242-3741-4158 -3-42723212154 -3-8151420-6
8Hammarby IF 3010 -11-941-47470154 -9-22123185156 -2-7202429-5
9AIK Solna 3010 -9-1139-3033-3156 -2-72015150154 -7-4191518-3
10IK Sirius 309 -11-1038-4351-8155 -6-42128271154 -5-6171524-9
11Varbergs BoIS FC 3010 -7-1337-45441157 -3-52425223153 -4-8132022-2
12IFK Göteborg 307 -13-1034-3541-6153 -5-7141524-9154 -8-32020173
13Östersunds FK 308 -9-1333-2746-19152 -4-9101227-15156 -5-4231519-4
14Kalmar FF 306 -10-1428-3049-19151 -6-891125-14155 -4-6191924-5
15Helsingborgs IF 305 -11-1426-3348-15153 -6-6151215-3152 -5-8112133-12
16Falkenbergs FF 305 -9-1624-3354-21153 -4-8131928-9152 -5-8111426-12
UEFACL
UEFAEL
Relegation Playoffs
Relegation

Results

Sun - 6 Dec 2020
 Kalmar FF 00 BK HäckenGuldfågeln Arena
 Falkenbergs FF 23 Mjällby AIFFalcon Alkoholfri Arena
 Örebro SK 21 Hammarby IFBehrn Arena
 Malmö FF 40 Östersunds FKEleda Stadion
 IFK Göteborg 20 IK SiriusGamla Ullevi
 IF Elfsborg 22 AIK SolnaBorås Arena
Mon - 30 Nov 2020
 AIK Solna 01 Kalmar FFFriends Arena
Sun - 29 Nov 2020
 BK Häcken 30 Örebro SKBravida Arena
 IK Sirius 11 IF ElfsborgStudenternas IP
 Varbergs BoIS FC 32 Malmö FFVarberg Energi Arena
 Helsingborgs IF 00 Falkenbergs FFOlympiastadion (Helsingborg)
 Östersunds FK 04 IFK GöteborgJämtkraft Arena
Mon - 23 Nov 2020
 IFK Göteborg 11 BK HäckenGamla Ullevi
 IFK Norrköping 41 Falkenbergs FFÖstgötaporten
 IK Sirius 01 Mjällby AIFStudenternas IP
Sun - 22 Nov 2020
 Östersunds FK 04 Varbergs BoIS FCJämtkraft Arena