1961–62 French Division 1

Stade de Reims won Division 1 season 1961/1962 of the French Association Football League with 48 points.

Division Nationale
Season1961–62
ChampionsReims (6th title)
RelegatedSaint-Étienne
Sochaux
Le Havre
Metz
European CupReims
Cup Winners' CupSaint-Étienne
Matches played380
Goals scored1,192 (3.14 per match)
Top goalscorerSékou Touré (25)

Participating teamsEdit

Final tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Stade de Reims (C) 38 21 6 11 83 60 +23 48 European Cup
2 RC Paris 38 21 6 11 86 63 +23 48
3 Nîmes Olympique 38 21 5 12 68 60 +8 47
4 FC Nancy 38 16 12 10 52 46 +6 44
5 UA Sedan-Torcy 38 16 11 11 63 49 +14 43
6 AS Monaco 38 17 9 12 65 57 +8 43
7 RC Lens 38 19 4 15 67 52 +15 42
8 SO Montpellier 38 15 9 14 69 64 +5 39
9 FC Rouen 38 14 10 14 57 56 +1 38
10 Stade Français FC 38 13 12 13 58 57 +1 38
11 Toulouse FC 38 16 6 16 62 61 +1 38
12 Stade Rennais UC 38 13 12 13 58 63 −5 38
13 OGC Nice 38 16 6 16 53 64 −11 38
14 Angers SCO 38 13 10 15 56 59 −3 36
15 RC Strasbourg 38 12 10 16 45 54 −9 34
16 Olympique Lyonnais 38 13 7 18 57 62 −5 33
17 AS Saint-Etienne (R) 38 10 10 18 55 60 −5 30
UEFA Cup Winner's Cup (Winner of Coupe de France)
Relegated to Division 2
18 FC Sochaux-Montbéliard (R) 38 8 12 18 55 69 −14 28 Relegated to Division 2
19 Le Havre AC (R) 38 7 14 17 34 57 −23 28
20 FC Metz (R) 38 9 9 20 49 79 −30 27
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: Victory: 2 points, Draw: 1 point, Defeat: 0 points
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

Promoted from Division 2, who will play in Division 1 season 1962/1963

Top goalscorersEdit

Place Player Nationality Club Goals
1 Touré Sékou   Ivory Coast SO Montpellier 25
2 Hassan Akesbi   Morocco Stade de Reims 23
3 Michel Lafranceschina   France RC Lens 20
4 Casimir Koza   France   Poland RC Strasbourg 19
5 Fleury Di Nallo   France Olympique Lyonnais 18
- José Parodi   Paraguay Nîmes Olympique 18
- Khennane Mahi   France Stade Rennais UC 18
8 Roger Piantoni   France Stade de Reims 16
9 Michel Stievenart   France Angers SCO 15
- Jean-Jacques Marcel   France RC Paris 15
11 Ginès Liron   France AS Saint-Etienne 14
- François Heutte   France RC Paris 14
- Joseph Ujlaki   France   Hungary RC Paris 14
14 Nestor Combin   France   Argentina Olympique Lyonnais 13
- Pierre Dorsini   France Toulouse 13