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The First League of Montenegro (MNE1), or Prva crnogorska fudbaksla liga - 1.CFL, or Telekom 1.CFL is the top league of Montenegro's football system. At the end of the 2022-2023 MNE1 season, the MNE1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2023-2024 UEFA Champions League - Preliminary Round:
    • 1st place 2022-2023 MNE1 team
  • 2023-2024 UEFA Europa Conference League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd place 2022-2023 MNE1 team

The winner of the 2022-2023 Crnogorski fudbalski kup (Montenegrin Cup), typically a MNE1 team, also receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2023-2024 UEFA Europa Conference League.

Leagues Pyramid - Montenegro

Abbrev League # of Teams
MNE1 Telekom 1.CFL (1.CFL) 10
MNE2 Druga CFL (2.CFL) 10
MNE3 Treća Crnogorska Liga 30

Competition Structure


# of Teams

23 Jul 2022 - 31 May 2023  10: MNE1 (7 minimum), MNE2 (3 maximum)

Season Format

The MNE1 season consists of a double round robin format where each MNE1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 9 MNE1 teams twice, for a total of 36 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) goal difference, (5) goals scored, then (6) a drawing.


Not applicable.


At the end of the 2022-2023 MNE1 season, the 10th place MNE1 team is relegated to the MNE2, the 8th place MNE1 team enters into a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Promotion/Relegation Playoff with the 3rd place MNE2 team, and the 9th place MNE1 team enters into a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Promotion/Relegation Playoff with the 2nd place MNE2 team. The 2 Playoff winners and the 1st place MNE2 team play in the 2023-2024 MNE1, and the 2 playoff losers play in the MNE2.

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Relegation Playoffs

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateFK Mornar Bar (MNE1) 40 FK Berane (MNE2) 
30.05.23FK Mornar Bar 20 FK BeraneStadion SRC Topolica
03.06.23FK Berane 02 FK Mornar BarGradski Stadion (Berane)
 FK Mornar Bar remains in MNE1 
AggregateFK Kom Podgorica (MNE2) 23 FK Rudar Pljevlja (MNE1) 
30.05.23FK Kom Podgorica 11 FK Rudar PljevljaStadion FK Kom
03.06.23FK Rudar Pljevlja 21 FK Kom PodgoricaStadion pod Golubinjom
 FK Rudar Pljevlja remains in MNE1 

1FK Sutjeska Nikšić 3620 -10-670-7534411812 -4-240451827188 -6-430301614
2Budućnost Podgorica 3620 -10-670-6137241812 -3-339351718188 -7-33126206
3FK Dečić 3612 -14-1050-44377187 -6-52728217185 -8-52316160
4FK Arsenal Tivat 3613 -11-1250-39390185 -6-7211621-5188 -5-52923185
5FK Jedinstvo Bijelo Polje 3613 -8-1547-4354-11186 -5-7232024-4187 -3-8242330-7
6OFK Petrovac 3611 -12-1345-5057-7186 -5-7232528-3185 -7-6222529-4
7FK Jezero Plav 3610 -13-1343-3538-3188 -8-23220128182 -5-11111526-11
8FK Mornar Bar 3611 -9-1642-3041-11188 -4-62817143183 -5-10141327-14
9FK Rudar Pljevlja 369 -11-1638-3651-15185 -6-7211821-3184 -5-9171830-12
10FK Iskra Danilovgrad 367 -10-1931-3358-25184 -7-7192125-4183 -3-12121233-21
2023-2024 UEFACL
2023-2024 UEFAECL
Relegation Playoffs
Relegation to MNE2


Thu - 25 May 2023
 FK Jedinstvo Bijelo Polje 34 FK Rudar PljevljaGradski Stadion u Koprivnici
 FK Jezero Plav 21 FK DečićStadion pod Racinom
 FK Mornar Bar 01 Budućnost PodgoricaStadion SRC Topolica
 OFK Petrovac 41 FK Iskra DanilovgradStadion Mitar Mićo Goliš
Sun - 21 May 2023
 FK Iskra Danilovgrad 11 FK Mornar BarStadion Braća Velašević
 Budućnost Podgorica 13 FK Jezero PlavStadion pod Goricom
 FK Dečić 20 FK Jedinstvo Bijelo PoljeStadion Tuško Polje
 FK Rudar Pljevlja 12 FK Arsenal TivatStadion pod Golubinjom
 FK Sutjeska Nikšić 21 OFK PetrovacStadion Kraj Bistrice
Sun - 14 May 2023
 FK Sutjeska Nikšić 21 FK Rudar PljevljaStadion Kraj Bistrice
 FK Arsenal Tivat 00 FK DečićStadion u Parku
 FK Jedinstvo Bijelo Polje 13 Budućnost PodgoricaGradski Stadion u Koprivnici
 FK Jezero Plav 20 FK Iskra DanilovgradStadion pod Racinom
 OFK Petrovac 01 FK Mornar BarStadion Mitar Mićo Goliš
Sun - 7 May 2023
 FK Dečić 03 FK Sutjeska NikšićStadion Tuško Polje
 FK Mornar Bar 10 FK Jezero PlavStadion SRC Topolica
 FK Iskra Danilovgrad 11 FK Jedinstvo Bijelo PoljeStadion Braća Velašević
 FK Rudar Pljevlja 42 OFK PetrovacStadion pod Golubinjom