Fortuna Liga
FIFA Region
UEFA
Season
2022-2023
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 2022-2023 SVK1 season, the SVK1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2023-2024 UEFA Champions League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 1st place 2022-2023 SVK1 Championship Group team
  • 2023-2024 UEFA Europa Conference League - 1st Qualifying Round:
    • 2nd and 3rd place 2022-2023 SVK1 Championship Group teams

The winner of the 2022-2023 Slovenský Pohár (Slovak Cup), typically a SVK1 team, also receives a berth in the 1st Qualifying Round of the 2023-2024 UEFA Europa League. If the Slovak Cup winner has already earned either a UEFACL or UEFAECL 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 2023-2024 UEFA Europa Conference League.

Leagues Pyramid - Slovakia

Abbrev League # of Teams
SVK1 Fortuna Liga 12
SVK2 2. Liga 12
SVK3 3. liga 32
SVK4 4. liga 120
SVK5 5. liga 232

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Regular
15 Jul 2022 - 4 Mar 2023
Champ/Releg Rounds
7 Mar 2023 - 20 May 2023
 12: SVK1 (10 minimum), SVK2 (2 maximum)

Season Format

The 2022-2023 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 2023-2024 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 2022-2023 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 2023-2024 SVK1.


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1st Stage

 LeagueHomeRoad
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1ŠK Slovan Bratislava 1813 -2-341-39182198 -1-0252561995 -1-31614122
2FK DAC 1904 Dunajská 1811 -5-238-33151898 -0-1241961393 -5-1141495
3FC Spartak Tnrava 1810 -4-434-33171695 -3-118168895 -1-3161798
4ŽP Šport Podbrezová 188 -5-529-2620695 -2-217117493 -3-31215132
5MFK Ružomberok 185 -9-424-2119292 -5-2111111093 -4-2131082
6MŠK Žilina 186 -4-822-2829-195 -2-217189991 -2-651020-10
7FK Dukla Banská Bystrica 186 -3-921-2635-993 -1-5101316-393 -2-4111319-6
8MFK Zemplín Michalovce 186 -3-921-2029-995 -1-3161311291 -2-65718-11
9FK AS Trenčín 185 -5-820-1625-994 -2-3141211191 -3-56414-10
10FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce 184 -7-719-2532-792 -5-2111615192 -2-58917-8
11MFK Skalica 183 -7-816-1426-1292 -4-310711-491 -3-56715-8
12MFK Tatran Liptovský Mikuláš 181 -6-119-1531-1690 -4-54717-1091 -2-65814-6
Championship Round
Relegation Round

Results

Sun - 27 Nov 2022
 MFK Ružomberok 22 FC ViOn Zlaté MoravceŠtadión MFK Ružomberok
Thu - 24 Nov 2022
 FC Spartak Tnrava 41 MFK Zemplín MichalovceŠtadión Antona Malatinského
Sun - 13 Nov 2022
 ŠK Slovan Bratislava 20 MFK RužomberokŠtadión Tehelné pole
Sat - 12 Nov 2022
 MFK Zemplín Michalovce 32 MŠK ŽilinaŠtadión MFK Zemplín
 FC Spartak Tnrava 21 MFK SkalicaŠtadión Antona Malatinského
Sun - 6 Nov 2022
 MŠK Žilina 41 ŠK Slovan BratislavaŠtadión pod Dubňom
Sat - 5 Nov 2022
 MFK Skalica 00 MFK Zemplín MichalovceMestský Štadión (Skalica)
 MFK Tatran Liptovský Mikuláš 11 FK AS TrenčínFutbalový Štadión NTC Poprad
Fri - 4 Nov 2022
Sun - 30 Oct 2022
 FK Dukla Banská Bystrica 13 FK DAC 1904 DunajskáŠtadión SNP Štiavničky
Sat - 29 Oct 2022
 FK AS Trenčín 00 MFK RužomberokŠtadión Na Sihoti
Fri - 28 Oct 2022