1965–66 Divizia B

The 1965–66 Divizia B was the 26th season of the second tier of the Romanian football league system.

Divizia B
Season1965–66
PromotedProgresul București
Jiul Petrila
RelegatedCFR Roșiori
Recolta Carei
Metalul Trgoviște
Arieșul Turda

The format has been maintained to two series, each of them having 14 teams. At the end of the season the winners of the series promoted to Divizia A and the last two places from each series relegated to Divizia C.[1][2]

Team changesEdit

Renamed teamsEdit

Constructorul Brăila was renamed as Progresul Brăila.

Metalul București was renamed as Metalurgistul București.

Unirea Râmnicu Vâlcea was renamed as Oltul Râmnicu Vâlcea.

Other teamsEdit

Știința Galați gave away its place in the Divizia B to newly founded Oțelul Galați.[3]

League tablesEdit

Serie IEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Progresul București (C, P) 26 14 7 5 49 24 +25 35 Promotion to Divizia A
2 Știința București 26 14 6 6 47 22 +25 34
3 Metalurgistul București 26 12 5 9 48 40 +8 29
4 Flacăra Moreni 26 14 1 11 40 37 +3 29
5 Dinamo Bacău 26 10 7 9 37 27 +10 27
6 Progresul Brăila 26 12 2 12 32 45 −13 26
7 Ceahlăul Piatra Neamț 26 10 4 12 44 39 +5 24
8 Dinamo Victoria București 26 10 4 12 38 40 −2 24
9 Poiana Câmpina 26 9 6 11 30 33 −3 24
10 Oltul Râmnicu Vâlcea 26 9 6 11 34 40 −6 24
11 CFR Pașcani 26 10 4 12 37 44 −7 24
12 Oțelul Galați 26 9 5 12 27 33 −6 23
13 CFR Roșiori (R) 26 9 4 13 28 40 −12 22 Relegation to Divizia C
14 Metalul Târgoviște (R) 26 8 3 15 24 51 −27 19
Source: romaniansoccer.ro
Rules for classification: 1) Points 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Head-to-head away goals scored; 6) Goal difference; 7) Goals scored.
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated

Serie IIEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Jiul Petrila (C, P) 26 17 5 4 47 21 +26 39 Promotion to Divizia A
2 Minerul Baia Mare 26 14 7 5 43 20 +23 35
3 Vagonul Arad 26 15 4 7 45 29 +16 34
4 ASA Mureșul Târgu Mureș 26 13 6 7 33 16 +17 32
5 CSM Reșița 26 13 2 11 34 41 −7 28
6 Cugir 26 11 4 11 34 29 +5 26
7 IS Câmpia Turzii 26 10 4 12 34 38 −4 24
8 Gaz Metan Mediaș 26 9 4 13 25 31 −6 22
9 Clujeana Cluj 26 7 8 11 31 43 −12 22
10 CFR Arad 26 8 6 12 21 46 −25 22
11 Minerul Lupeni 26 9 3 14 27 25 +2 21
12 CSM Sibiu 26 9 3 14 31 36 −5 21
13 Recolta Carei (R) 26 8 5 13 28 38 −10 21 Relegation to Divizia C
14 Arieșul Turda (R) 26 7 3 16 19 39 −20 17
Source: romaniansoccer.ro
Rules for classification: 1) Points 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Head-to-head away goals scored; 6) Goal difference; 7) Goals scored.
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated

See alsoEdit

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