Fortuna Liga
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2021-2022
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 2021-2022 SVK1 season, the SVK1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2022-2023 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2021-2022 SVK1 team
  • 2022-2023 UEFA Europa Conference League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd and 3rd place 2021-2022 SVK1 teams

The winner of the 2021-2022 Slovenský Pohár (Slovak Cup), typically a SVK1 team, also receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2022-2023 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 2022-2023 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
23 Jul 2021 - 26 Feb 2022
Champ/Releg Rounds
7 Mar 2022 - 22 May 2022
 12: SVK1 (10 minimum), SVK2 (2 maximum)

Season Format

The 2021-2022 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 2022-2023 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 2021-2022 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 2022-2023 SVK1.


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1st Stage

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1ŠK Slovan Bratislava 107 -2-123-2581754 -1-0131651153 -1-110936
2FC Spartak Tnrava 107 -2-123-1841454 -1-0131111053 -1-110734
3MFK Ružomberok 114 -6-118-1610662 -3-1963352 -3-091073
4FK DAC 1904 Dunajská 115 -3-318-1815352 -2-1898163 -1-210972
5MFK Zemplín Michalovce 115 -2-417-1413164 -0-212117451 -2-2536-3
6FK AS Trenčín 113 -5-314-1714351 -3-1685362 -2-28990
7MŠK Žilina 114 -2-514-1514163 -0-39108251 -2-2556-1
8FK Senica 113 -5-314-1216-452 -2-1856-161 -3-26710-3
9ŠKF Sereď 113 -3-512-1014-463 -0-3976150 -3-2338-5
10MFK Tatran Liptovský Mikuláš 113 -1-710-1626-1053 -0-29119260 -1-51517-12
11FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce 111 -4-67-1224-1261 -4-1788050 -0-50416-12
12FK Pohronie 111 -3-76-1025-1551 -3-1678-160 -0-60317-14
Championship Round
Relegation Round

Fixtures

Fri - 22 Oct 2021
 ŠKF Sereď   MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
Sat - 23 Oct 2021
 FK Senica   MFK RužomberokOMS Arena (Senica)
 FK Pohronie   FC Spartak TnravaMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
Sun - 24 Oct 2021
Sat - 30 Oct 2021
 FC Spartak Tnrava   FK SenicaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
 MFK Ružomberok   ŠKF SereďŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
 MŠK Žilina   FC ViOn Zlaté MoravceŠtadión pod Dubňom
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce   FK PohronieŠtadión MFK Zemplín
 MFK Tatran Liptovský Mikuláš   FK DAC 1904 DunajskáFutbalový Štadión NTC Poprad
Sat - 6 Nov 2021
 FK Senica   FC ViOn Zlaté MoravceOMS Arena (Senica)
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava   MFK RužomberokŠtadión Tehelné pole
 MFK Tatran Liptovský Mikuláš   FC Spartak TnravaFutbalový Štadión NTC Poprad
 FK Pohronie   MŠK ŽilinaMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
Sat - 20 Nov 2021

Results

Sun - 17 Oct 2021
Sat - 16 Oct 2021
 FK Senica 11 MFK Zemplín MichalovceOMS Arena (Senica)
 FK Pohronie 22 MFK RužomberokMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
 MŠK Žilina 02 FK DAC 1904 DunajskáŠtadión pod Dubňom
Fri - 15 Oct 2021
 MFK Tatran Liptovský Mikuláš 21 FK AS TrenčínFutbalový Štadión NTC Poprad
Sun - 3 Oct 2021
 FK AS Trenčín 01 FC Spartak TnravaŠtadión Na Sihoti
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava 51 FK PohronieŠtadión Tehelné pole
Sat - 2 Oct 2021
 ŠKF Sereď 21 FK SenicaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce 10 MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión MFK Zemplín
Fri - 1 Oct 2021
Sun - 26 Sep 2021
Sat - 25 Sep 2021
 ŠKF Sereď 01 MFK Zemplín MichalovceŠtadión Antona Malatinského
 FK Senica 03 ŠK Slovan BratislavaOMS Arena (Senica)
 MŠK Žilina 02 MFK RužomberokŠtadión pod Dubňom
Fri - 24 Sep 2021
 FK Pohronie 22 FK AS TrenčínMestský Štadión (Žiar nad Hronom)
Wed - 22 Sep 2021
 MFK Ružomberok 10 ŠK Slovan BratislavaŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
Sun - 19 Sep 2021
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava 22 MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión Tehelné pole