1965–66 Albanian National Championship

The 1965–66 Albanian National Championship was the 28th season of the Albanian National Championship, the top professional league for association football clubs, since its establishment in 1930.

Albanian National Championship
Season1965–66
Champions17 Nëntori
8th Albanian title
RelegatedErzeni
European Cup17 Nëntori
Cup Winners' CupNone
Matches played132
Goals scored313 (2.37 per match)
Top goalscorerSajmir Dauti (13 goals)

17 Nëntori won the Albanian National Championship.

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GR Pts Qualification or relegation
1 17 Nëntori (C) 22 18 2 2 53 14 3.786 38 Qualification for the European Cup first round[a]
2 Partizani 22 17 4 1 45 12 3.750 38
3 Dinamo Tirana 22 11 7 4 40 17 2.353 29
4 Vllaznia 22 7 9 6 29 20 1.450 23
5 Labinoti 22 7 8 7 29 32 0.906 22
6 Lokomotiva Durrës 22 5 10 7 14 21 0.667 20
7 Besa 22 5 9 8 18 26 0.692 19
8 Skënderbeu 22 5 9 8 21 31 0.677 19
9 Flamurtari 22 5 5 12 16 26 0.615 15
10 Tomori 22 5 4 13 18 34 0.529 14
11 Traktori 22 5 3 14 18 38 0.474 13
12 Erzeni (R) 22 3 6 13 12 48 0.250 12 Relegation to the 1966–67 Kategoria e Dytë
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ 17 Nëntori and Partizani finished the season level on points so the Albanian Football Association decided to organise a championship playoff game to determine the winner of the 1965–66 Albanian National Championship.

Note: '17 Nëntori' is Tirana, 'Labinoti' is Elbasani, 'Lokomotiva Durrës' is Teuta, 'Traktori' is Lushnja

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away 17N BES DIN ERZ FLA LAB LOK PAR SKË TOM TRA VLL
17 Nëntori 3–1 2–1 11–0 1–0 1–2 3–0 2–1 4–1 3–1 6–2 2–1
Besa 1–2 1–1 0–0 2–1 0–0 1–0 1–1 2–0 1–0 3–0 0–2
Dinamo 1–2 3–0 5–0 4–0 3–0 0–0 0–1 4–0 3–1 3–1 0–0
Erzeni 0–3 1–1 1–2 2–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–1 2–0
Flamurtari 0–1 0–0 0–1 1–0 1–3 4–0 0–1 0–0 3–0 1–0 0–0
Labinoti 0–1 1–1 1–2 2–0 4–2 2–0 1–2 0–0 3–2 [a] 2–2
Lokomotiva 0–0 1–0 0–0 3–0 3–0 2–2 0–0 2–1 1–0 2–1 0–0
Partizani 1–0 3–0 1–1 6–1 2–0 5–2 1–0 5–2 4–0 3–1 1–0
Skënderbeu 0–2 2–2 1–1 3–1 2–1 0–0 1–1 0–2 3–0 2–1 1–0
Tomori 0–1 1–1 2–3 1–0 0–1 1–1 1–0 0–1 1–1 2–1 3–1
Traktori 1–3 1–0 1–0 4–0 0–0 0–2 0–0 1–3 1–0 0–1 1–3
Vllaznia 0–0 3–0 2–2 4–1 0–0 4–2 2–0 0–1 1–1 1–1 3–0
Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
Notes:
  1. ^ The match between Labinoti and Traktori, which originally ended 0–2, was lost by 0–3 to both teams from Albanian Football Association.

FinalEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
17 Nëntori 2–1 Partizani

ReferencesEdit