1941–42 Nationalliga

Statistics of Swiss Super League in the 1941–42 season.

Nationalliga
Season1941–42

OverviewEdit

The Nationalliga was contested by 14 teams and in this season it ended in a heat, because two teams ended the season equal on points. Thus a play-off was required, between the Grasshopper Club Zürich and FC Grenchen. The first game ended 0–0 in Bern, the second game ended 1–1 in Basel. The championship title awarded to GC on goal average. The 1st League was contested by 25 teams, these were divided into two groups. There were twelve teams contesting in group East and thirteen in group West. The winner of each group had to play a play-off for promotion to the Nationalliga. Basel finished their season as winners of group East and the play-offs were then against group West winners Bern, the away tie ending with a goalless draw and Basel won their home tie 3–1 to achieve Promotion.

Nationalliga standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Grasshopper Club Zürich 26 14 8 4 63 23 +40 36
2 FC Grenchen 26 16 4 6 56 23 +33 36
3 Servette FC Genève 26 16 3 7 75 41 +34 35
4 FC Lugano 26 12 8 6 55 36 +19 32
5 FC Zürich 26 13 5 8 67 63 +4 31
6 Young Fellows Zürich 26 11 7 8 37 36 +1 29
7 Lausanne Sports 26 11 3 12 48 43 +5 25
8 FC St. Gallen 26 10 4 12 40 62 −22 24
9 BSC Young Boys 26 7 9 10 38 41 −3 23
10 Cantonal Neuchâtel 26 9 3 14 52 60 −8 21
11 FC Nordstern Basel 26 7 7 12 30 48 −18 21
12 FC Lucerne 26 5 8 13 26 54 −28 18
13 FC Biel-Bienne 26 7 3 16 39 76 −37 17
14 FC La Chaux-de-Fonds 26 6 4 16 30 50 −20 16
Source: rsssf.com

League standings 1st League group EastEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 FC Basel 22 18 3 1 77 15 +62 39 Play-off for promotion
2 Blue Stars Zürich 22 15 4 3 50 25 +25 34
3 AC Bellinzona 22 10 4 8 46 42 +4 24
4 FC Birsfelden 22 10 4 8 34 33 +1 24
5 Brühl St.Gallen 22 9 6 7 40 37 +3 24
6 SC Zug 22 9 6 7 38 37 +1 24
7 FC Locarno 22 9 1 12 52 45 +7 19
8 FC Chiasso 22 8 3 11 41 45 −4 19
9 FC Aarau 22 7 5 10 34 45 −11 19
10 Concordia Basel 22 5 7 10 30 44 −14 17
11 FC Schaffhausen 22 3 6 13 29 64 −35 12 Play-off against relegation
12 Juventus Zürich 22 4 1 17 34 73 −39 9 Relegated
Source: rsssf.com

League standings 1st League group WestEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 FC Bern 24 19 1 4 60 30 +30 39 Play-off for promotion
2 Urania Genève Sport 24 18 2 4 57 24 +33 38
3 Etoile La Chaux-de-Fonds 24 12 4 8 60 39 +21 28
4 FC Fribourg 24 11 4 9 51 36 +15 26
5 US Bienne-Boujean 24 11 4 9 53 43 +10 26
6 SC Derendingen 24 10 6 8 54 42 +12 26
7 FC Solothurn 24 9 4 11 38 56 −18 22
8 CA Genève 24 9 3 12 57 53 +4 21
9 FC Montreux-Sports 24 6 6 12 43 55 −12 18
10 FC Monthey 24 6 6 12 41 62 −21 18
11 FC Vevey-Sports 05 24 8 2 14 42 67 −25 18
12 Dopolavoro Genève 24 7 3 14 30 59 −29 17 Play-off against relegation
13 FC Forward-Morges 24 5 5 14 37 57 −20 15 Relegated
Source: rsssf.com

Promotion play-offEdit

First game
Bern0 – 0Basel

Return game
Basel3 – 1Bern

Basel won 3–1 on aggregate

SourcesEdit

  • Rotblau: Jahrbuch Saison 2014/2015. Publisher: FC Basel Marketing AG. ISBN 978-3-7245-2027-6
  • Switzerland 1941–42 at RSSSF