Úrvalsdeild
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2022
Location
Iceland
Abbreviation
ISL1

Summary

The Úrvalsdeild karla (ISL1) is the top professional division in the Iceland football system. At the end of the 2022 season, the ISL1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2023 - 2024 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2022 ISL1 team
  • 2023 - 2024 UEFA Europa Conference League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd and 3rd place 2022 ISL1 teams

The winner of the 2022 Icelandic Cup (Bikarkeppni karla), typically a ISL1 team, also receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2023 - 2024 UEFA Europa Conference League.

Leagues Pyramid - Iceland

Abbrev League # of Teams
ISL1 Úrvalsdeild karla 12
ISL2 1. deild karla 12
ISL3 2. deild karla 12
ISL4 3. deild karla 12
ISL5 4. deild karla -

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

18 Apr 2022 - 15 Nov 2022  12: ISL1 (10), ISL2 (2)

Season Format

In the 2022 ISL1 each ISL1 teams plays Home-Away matches with the other 11 ISL1 teams twice, for a total of 22 regular season matches. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, (2) total goals scored, (3) head-to-head points, (4) head-to-head goal difference, (5) head-to-head goals scored, (6) head-to-head away goals scored, (7) a playoff, then (8) a draw.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2022 ISL1 season, the 11th and 12th place ISL1 teams will be relegated to the ISL2, and the 1st and 2nd place ISL2 teams will be promoted to the 2023 ISL1.


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Table

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Breiðablik UBK 2115 -3-348-522329109 -1-02831922116 -2-32021147
2KA Akureyri 2112 -4-540-432518116 -2-32018144106 -2-220251114
3Víkingur Reykjavík FC 2011 -6-339-47301795 -2-21723185116 -4-122241212
4Knattspyrnufélagið Valur 219 -5-732-38317107 -1-222231310112 -4-5101518-3
5KR Reykjavíkur 217 -9-530-35323113 -6-21516133104 -3-31519190
6Stjarnan FC 217 -7-728-3841-3103 -4-3131517-2114 -3-4152324-1
7Fram Reykjavík 215 -10-625-4043-3103 -5-21420200112 -5-4112023-3
8Keflavík ÍF 217 -4-1025-3136-5113 -3-5121618-2104 -1-5131518-3
9ÍBV 214 -8-920-3240-8113 -5-3141617-1101 -3-661623-7
10FH Hafnarfjarðar 214 -7-1019-2633-7114 -4-31622175100 -3-73416-12
11Leiknir Reykjavík 204 -5-1117-1939-20113 -2-6111021-1191 -3-56918-9
12ÍA Akranes 213 -6-1215-2351-28102 -2-681225-13111 -4-671126-15
2023-2024 UEFACL
2023-2024 UEFAECL
Relegation to ISL2

Results

Sat - 17 Sep 2022
 ÍA Akranes 12 Leiknir ReykjavíkNorðurálsvöllurinn
 Stjarnan FC 21 FH HafnarfjarðarSamsung völlurinn
 Fram Reykjavík 48 Keflavík ÍFLaugardalsvöllur
 Breiðablik UBK 30 ÍBVKópavogsvöllur;
Sun - 11 Sep 2022
 KA Akureyri 21 Breiðablik UBKAkureyrarvöllur
 ÍBV 22 Fram ReykjavíkHásteinsvöllur
 FH Hafnarfjarðar 61 ÍA AkranesKaplakrikavöllur
Mon - 5 Sep 2022
Sun - 4 Sep 2022
 Stjarnan FC 02 Keflavík ÍFSamsung völlurinn
 Fram Reykjavík 22 KA AkureyriLaugardalsvöllur
 ÍA Akranes 44 KR ReykjavíkurNorðurálsvöllurinn
 Víkingur Reykjavík FC 22 ÍBVVíkingsvöllur
Mon - 29 Aug 2022
Sun - 28 Aug 2022