1942 Albanian National Championship
Statistics of Kategoria e Parë in the 1942 season. It was the first and only Nationwide Championship ever played, including the participation of Albanian and Kosovan teams at an official football event. This event is still not officially recognized from AFA, but in December 2012 the Albanian sports media have reported that this championship, along with the other two championships of World War II is expected to be recognized soon.
Kategoria e Parë 1942 was the 10th season of Albania's annual main competition. It started on June 14, 1942, and ended on June 29th, 1942. Ten teams were separated in one group of 4 teams and two groups of 3 teams, playing single round-robin system. Two first teams of the bigger group and only the first team of other two smaller groups would go into the semifinals. North Zone teams were: Shkodra, Prishtina, Peja and Prizreni. Middle Zone teams were: Tirana, Elbasani and Durrësi. South Zone teams were: Gjirokastra, Berati and Korça.
In this round entered all the teams in three groups.
North Zone results:
Prizreni - Peja 2-1
Prishtina - Vllaznia 0-2
Peja - Vllaznia 0-1
Prizreni - Prishtina 5-0
Prizreni - Vllaznia 3-1
Peja - Prishtina 2-2
Middle Zone results:
Tirana - Elbasani 5-1
Tirana - Teuta 1-1
- Teuta - Elbasani result is yet unknown.
South Zone results:
Tomori - Luftëtari 6-0
Tomori - Skënderbeu 2-2
Skënderbeu - Luftëtari 9-2
In this round entered the four winners from the previous round.
|Team 1||Score||Team 2|
In this round entered the two winners from the previous round.
|Team 1||Score||Team 2|
- Note: Regular match ended 1-1 draw, but Shkodra refused to play 2x15 minutes extra time, therefore Italian referee Carone and AFA decided the match in Tirana's favour.
- Teams, scorers and referee:
Tirana: Kamba; Peza, Qiri; Visha, Fagu, Kurani; Parapani, Derani, Lisi, Bylyku, Mexhid Dibra.
Shkodra: Nuti; Boshnjaku, Muhamet Dibra; Pelingu, Nd.Pali, Gj.Berisha; Z.Berisha, Shaqiri, Puka, Kavaja, Nehani.
Goals: Bylyku 65', Nd.Pali 90'.
Referee: Michele Carone (Italy).
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