1956 Soviet Top League

12 teams took part in the league with FC Spartak Moscow winning the championship.

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Spartak Moscow (C) 22 15 4 3 68 28 +40 34 League champions
2   Dynamo Moscow 22 10 8 4 45 31 +14 28
3   CDSA Moscow 22 10 5 7 40 32 +8 25
4   Dynamo Kiev 22 7 10 5 32 31 +1 24
5   Torpedo Moscow 22 8 7 7 40 37 +3 23
6   Burevestnik Kishinyov 22 9 5 8 38 49 −11 23
7   Shakhtyor Stalino 22 7 7 8 30 39 −9 21
8   Dynamo Tbilisi 22 8 4 10 42 46 −4 20
9   Zenit Leningrad 22 4 11 7 27 43 −16 19
10   Lokomotiv Moscow 22 5 8 9 38 28 +10 18
11   ODO Sverdlovsk (R) 22 6 4 12 31 45 −14 16 Relegation to Class B
12   Trudovyye Rezervy Leningrad (R) 22 3 7 12 25 47 −22 13
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

Top scorersEdit

17 goals
16 goals
15 goals
14 goals
13 goals
12 goals
11 goals
9 goals

ReferencesEdit