Fortuna Liga
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2020-2021
Location
Slovakia
Abbreviation
SVK1

Summary

The Slovak Super Liga (SVK1), or Fortuna Liga, is the top football league in Slovakia's football system. At the end of the 2020-2021 SVK1 season, the SVK1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2020-2021 SVK1 team
  • 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd and 3rd place 2020-2021 SVK1 teams

The winner of the 2020-2021 Slovenský Pohár (Slovak Cup), typically a SVK1 team, also receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa League. If the Slovak Cup winner has already earned either a UEFACL or UEFAEL berth, then the 4th place, 5th place, and 6th place Championship Round teams and the 1st place Relegation Group teams have a "Knockout" Playoff. The winner receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2021-2022 UEFA Europa Conference League.

Leagues Pyramid - Slovakia

Abbrev League # of Teams
SVK1 Fortuna Liga 12
SVK2 2. Liga 16
SVK3 3. liga 66
SVK4 4. liga 120
SVK5 5. liga 232

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Regular
8 Aug 2020 - 6 Mar 2021
Champ/Releg Rounds
13 Mar 2021 - 22 May 2021
 12: SVK1 (10 minimum), SVK2 (2 maximum)

Season Format

The 2020-2021 SVK1 season consists of 2 stages. In the first stage, each SVK1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 11 SVK1 teams for a total of 22 league matches. In the second stage, the top six teams play in the Championship Group and the bottom 6 teams play in the Relegation Group. Each team plays Home-Away matches against the other 5 teams in their group (10 more matches, 32 matches total) to determine final rankings for 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League, Europa Conference League placements, and relegation. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) head-to-head points, (2) head-to-head goal difference, (3) head-to-head away goals scored, then (4) a playoff.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2020-2021 SVK1 season, the 6th place Relegation Group team will be relegated to the SVK2, and the 5th place Relegation Group team plays a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Promotion/Relegation Playoff against the 2nd place SVK2 team. The Playoff winner and the 1st place SVK2 team will play in the 2021-2022 SVK1.


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2nd Stage

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
Championship
1ŠK Slovan Bratislava 2920 -5-465-7226461411 -1-234351025159 -4-231371621
2FK DAC 1904 Dunajská 2917 -7-558-6237251510 -4-134351322147 -3-42427243
3FC Spartak Tnrava 2917 -2-1053-473413159 -1-52822166148 -1-52525187
4MŠK Žilina 2913 -6-1045-624715149 -3-230362016154 -3-8152627-1
5FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce 2911 -6-1239-4142-1148 -3-327271413153 -3-9121428-14
6FK AS Trenčín 298 -7-1431-3753-16155 -4-6192627-1143 -3-8121126-15
Relegation
1MFK Ružomberok 299 -8-1235-3842-4147 -5-226211011152 -3-1091732-15
2ŠKF Sereď 289 -7-1234-2943-14156 -3-6211923-4133 -4-6131020-10
3FK Pohronie 297 -12-1033-3738-1143 -6-51522211154 -6-5181517-2
4FK Senica 308 -7-1531-3048-18153 -5-7141524-9155 -2-8171524-9
5MFK Zemplín Michalovce 297 -9-1330-2851-23156 -3-6211720-3141 -6-791131-20
6FC Nitra 297 -6-1627-2648-22143 -3-8121323-10154 -3-8151325-12
2021-2022 UEFACL
2021-2022 UEFAECL
Relegation Playoffs
Relegation to SVK2

1st Stage

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1ŠK Slovan Bratislava 2217 -3-254-5412421110 -0-13028523117 -3-12426719
2FK DAC 1904 Dunajská 2213 -5-444-482820117 -3-124271017116 -2-32021183
3MŠK Žilina 2211 -4-737-493316118 -2-126291316113 -2-61120200
4FC Spartak Tnrava 2211 -2-935-32293115 -1-5161114-3116 -1-41921156
5FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce 229 -6-733-38299116 -3-221251312113 -3-5121316-3
6FK AS Trenčín 227 -7-828-3038-8114 -4-31619172113 -3-5121121-10
7MFK Ružomberok 225 -8-923-3137-6114 -5-2171697111 -3-761528-13
8ŠKF Sereď 225 -7-1022-2239-17113 -3-5121421-7112 -4-510818-10
9FC Nitra 226 -4-1222-2138-17112 -3-691017-7114 -1-6131121-10
10MFK Zemplín Michalovce 225 -7-1022-2242-20114 -2-5141216-4111 -5-581026-16
11FK Senica 225 -6-1121-2340-17111 -4-671222-10114 -2-5141118-7
12FK Pohronie 223 -11-820-2732-5112 -5-4111819-1111 -6-49913-4
Championship Round
Relegation Round

Fixtures

Sat - 8 May 2021
 MŠK Žilina   FK AS TrenčínŠtadión pod Dubňom
 MFK Ružomberok   FK SenicaŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
 FK Pohronie   MFK Zemplín MichalovceMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
Sun - 9 May 2021
 FC Nitra   ŠKF SereďŠtadión pod Zoborom
Sat - 15 May 2021
 FC Spartak Tnrava   MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
 MFK Ružomberok   FC NitraŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce   ŠKF SereďŠtadión MFK Zemplín
 FK Senica   FK PohronieOMS Arena (Senica)
Sat - 22 May 2021
 MŠK Žilina   FC ViOn Zlaté MoravceŠtadión pod Dubňom
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava   FK AS TrenčínNárodný Futbalový Štadión
 ŠKF Sereď   FK SenicaŠtadión Sereď
 FK Pohronie   MFK RužomberokMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
 FC Nitra   MFK Zemplín MichalovceŠtadión pod Zoborom

Results

Sun - 2 May 2021
 FC Spartak Tnrava 30 ŠK Slovan BratislavaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
Sat - 1 May 2021
 ŠKF Sereď 01 FK PohronieŠtadión FC Vion
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce 21 MFK RužomberokŠtadión MFK Zemplín
 FK Senica 10 FC NitraOMS Arena (Senica)
Sun - 25 Apr 2021
 MŠK Žilina 23 ŠK Slovan BratislavaŠtadión pod Dubňom
Sat - 24 Apr 2021
 MFK Ružomberok 21 FK SenicaŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
 FK Pohronie 00 FC NitraMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
 FK Senica 11 MFK Zemplín MichalovceOMS Arena (Senica)
 FC Spartak Tnrava 20 FK AS TrenčínŠtadión Antona Malatinského
Sun - 18 Apr 2021
Sat - 17 Apr 2021
 FC Nitra 03 FK SenicaŠtadión pod Zoborom
 MFK Ružomberok 10 FK PohronieŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava 12 FC Spartak TnravaŠtadión Tehelné pole
Sun - 11 Apr 2021
Sat - 10 Apr 2021
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce 12 FK PohronieŠtadión MFK Zemplín