Topaz Premyer Liqasi
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2020-2021
Location
Azerbaijan
Abbreviation
AZE1

Summary

The Azebaijan Premier League (AZE1), or Topaz Premyer Liqası, is the top division/league in the Azerbaijan football system. At the end of the 2020-2021 AZE1 season, the AZE1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2020-2021 AZE1 team
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League - 2nd Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd and 3rd place 2020-2021 AZE1 teams

The winner of the 2020-2021 Azerbaijan Cup, typically an AZE1 team, also receives a berth in the 2nd Qualifying Round of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League.

Leagues Pyramid - Azerbaijan

Abbrev League # of Teams
AZE1 Topaz Premyer Liqası 8
AZE2 Azərbaycan Birinci Divizionu 14
AZE3 Azərbaycan Region Liqası -

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

21 Aug 2020 - 31 May 2021  8: AZE1 (7), AZE2 (1)

Season Format

Each team plays Home-Away matches (once in the 1st half of the season and once in the 2nd half of the season) with the other 7 AZE1 clubs twice for a total of 28 league matches. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) head-to-head points, (2) head-to-head goal difference, (3) head-to-head goals scored, (4) head-to-head away goals scored (only if 2 teams), (5) goal difference, then (6) total goals scored.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2020-2021 AZE1 season, the 8th place AZE1 team is relegated to the AZE2, while the 1st place AZE2 teams is promoted to the 2020-2021 AZE1.


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POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Qarabağ FK 2514 -9-251-5817411410 -2-232381127114 -7-01920614
2Neftçi Baku PFK 2515 -5-550-412516138 -2-32620155127 -3-224211011
3Zirə FK 257 -13-534-2526-1124 -6-2181192133 -7-3161417-3
4Sumgayıt FC 258 -9-833-2830-2134 -5-41714122124 -4-4161418-4
5Sabah FK 256 -7-1225-2431-7123 -4-5131214-2133 -3-7121217-5
6Səbail FK 255 -9-1124-2135-14124 -5-31714140131 -4-87721-14
7Qəbələ FK 255 -9-1124-2039-19123 -7-2161317-4132 -2-98722-15
8Keşlə FK 254 -11-1023-2236-14122 -5-5111015-5132 -6-5121221-9
UEFACL
UEFAECL
Relegation

Fixtures

Sat - 8 May 2021
 Səbail FK   Neftçi Baku PFKBayil Stadium
Sun - 9 May 2021
 Zirə FK   Qəbələ FKZirə qəsəbə stadionu
 Sabah FK   Qarabağ FKBank Respublika Arena
Fri - 14 May 2021
 Sumgayıt FC   Neftçi Baku PFKKapital Bank Arena
 Qarabağ FK   Keşlə FKTofiq Bahramov Stadium
 Qəbələ FK   Sabah FKQəbələ City Stadium
 Zirə FK   Səbail FKZirə qəsəbə stadionu
Fri - 21 May 2021
 Sabah FK   Zirə FKBank Respublika Arena
 Səbail FK   Sumgayıt FCBayil Stadium

Results

Tue - 4 May 2021
 Sumgayıt FC 02 Sabah FKKapital Bank Arena
 Qarabağ FK 11 Zirə FKAzərsun Arena
Mon - 3 May 2021
 Səbail FK 10 Qəbələ FKBayil Stadium
Sun - 25 Apr 2021
 Zirə FK 00 Sumgayıt FCZirə qəsəbə stadionu
 Sabah FK 22 Neftçi Baku PFKBank Respublika Arena
 Keşlə FK 10 Səbail FKASK Arena
 Qəbələ FK 05 Qarabağ FKQəbələ City Stadium
Sat - 17 Apr 2021
 Neftçi Baku PFK 40 Zirə FKBakcell Arena
 Keşlə FK 00 Sabah FKASK Arena
Fri - 16 Apr 2021
 Sumgayıt FC 20 Qəbələ FKKapital Bank Arena
 Səbail FK 11 Qarabağ FKBayil Stadium
Sun - 11 Apr 2021
 Qarabağ FK 41 Sumgayıt FCAzərsun Arena
 Zirə FK 00 Keşlə FKZirə qəsəbə stadionu
Sat - 10 Apr 2021
 Sabah FK 00 Səbail FKBank Respublika Arena
 Qəbələ FK 22 Neftçi Baku PFKQəbələ City Stadium
Sun - 4 Apr 2021
 Sabah FK 10 Qəbələ FKBank Respublika Arena
Sat - 3 Apr 2021
 Səbail FK 00 Zirə FKBayil Stadium