Hyundai A-League
FIFA Region
AFC
Season
2020-2021
Location
Australia
Abbreviation
AUS1

Summary

The A-League (AUS1), or Hyundai A-League, was established in 2004 and is Australia's primary football competition. The number of teams increased from 11 to 12 with the addition of Macarthur FC for the 2020-2021 season. At the end of the 2020-2021 AUS1 season, the AUS1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2022 AFC Champions League - Group Stage:
    • 1st place 2020-2021 AUS1 team
    • 2020-2021 AUS1 Grand Final winner
  • 2022 AFC Champions League - Preliminary Round 2:
    • 2nd place 2020-2021 AUS1 team

Leagues Pyramid - Australia

Abbrev League # of Teams
AUS1 Hyundai A-League 11

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Regular
27 Dec 2020 - 31 May 2021
Playoffs
3 Jun 2021 - 30 Jun 2021
 12: AUS1 (12)

Season Format

During the 2020-2021 AUS1 23 round Regular season, each AUS1 team will play 22 league matches and have 1 bye. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, then (2) total goals scored.

Playoffs

At the end of the 2020-2021 AUS1 Regular season, the 1st and 2nd place teams receive berths in the Final series Semifinal match, while the 3rd through 6th place teams play one match in the Final series Elimination-Finals. Elimination-Finals winners advance to the one match Semifinals. Semifinals winners play in the 2020-2021 one match Grand Final.

Relegation

Not applicable.


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 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Melbourne Heart FC 1912 -2-538-45212487 -0-12125817115 -2-41720137
2Adelaide United 209 -5-632-32293106 -3-1211477103 -2-5111822-4
3Central Coast Mariners 209 -5-632-30273115 -3-3181717094 -2-31413103
4Macarthur FC 219 -5-732-2628-2103 -4-31315141116 -1-4191114-3
5Sydney FC 208 -7-531-28217115 -4-219129393 -3-31216124
6Brisbane Roar 188 -6-430-2718993 -4-213129395 -2-2171596
7Western United FC 198 -4-728-28253106 -3-121168892 -1-671217-5
8Western Sydney 207 -7-628-34331104 -2-41418162103 -5-2141617-1
9Wellington Phoenix FC 217 -6-827-32293114 -2-51419172103 -4-31313121
10Perth Glory FC 185 -4-919-2735-883 -2-31114140102 -2-681321-8
11Melbourne Victory FC 204 -3-1315-2250-28113 -1-7101628-1291 -2-65622-16
12Newcastle Jets FC 203 -4-1313-1732-1591 -1-74716-9112 -3-691016-6
Semifinals
Elimination Finals

Fixtures

Sat - 8 May 2021
 Newcastle Jets FC   Sydney FCMcDonald Jones Stadium
 Western Sydney   Western United FCBankwest Stadium
Sun - 9 May 2021
Wed - 12 May 2021
 Brisbane Roar   Central Coast MarinersMoreton Daily Stadium
Thu - 13 May 2021
Fri - 14 May 2021
 Macarthur FC   Melbourne Victory FCCampbelltown Stadium
Sat - 15 May 2021
 Western United FC   Sydney FCGMHBA Stadium
 Newcastle Jets FC   Central Coast MarinersMcDonald Jones Stadium
Sun - 16 May 2021
 Adelaide United   Brisbane RoarCoopers Stadium
Wed - 19 May 2021
 Sydney FC   Melbourne Victory FCNetstrata Jubilee Stadium
Fri - 21 May 2021
 Newcastle Jets FC   Brisbane RoarMcDonald Jones Stadium
Sat - 22 May 2021
Sun - 23 May 2021
 Sydney FC   Western SydneySydney Cricket Ground

Results

Fri - 7 May 2021
Thu - 6 May 2021
Wed - 5 May 2021
 Brisbane Roar 21 Western United FCMoreton Daily Stadium
Sun - 2 May 2021
Sat - 1 May 2021
 Western Sydney 32 Sydney FCBankwest Stadium
 Brisbane Roar 00 Wellington Phoenix FCMoreton Daily Stadium
Fri - 30 Apr 2021
Thu - 29 Apr 2021
Wed - 28 Apr 2021
 Central Coast Mariners 04 Brisbane RoarCentral Coast Stadium
Tue - 27 Apr 2021
 Sydney FC 10 Melbourne Victory FCNetstrata Jubilee Stadium
Mon - 26 Apr 2021
Sun - 25 Apr 2021
 Brisbane Roar PSPD Perth Glory FCMoreton Daily Stadium
Sat - 24 Apr 2021
 Macarthur FC 11 Melbourne Heart FCCampbelltown Stadium
 Central Coast Mariners 22 Sydney FCCentral Coast Stadium
Fri - 23 Apr 2021
Thu - 22 Apr 2021
 Western United FC 11 Wellington Phoenix FCUniversity of Tasmania Stadium
Sun - 18 Apr 2021