1973 Soviet Top League

Statistics of Soviet Top League for the 1973 season.

OverviewEdit

It was contested by 16 teams, and Ararat Yerevan won the championship.

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W PKW PKL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1   Ararat Yerevan (C) 30 18 3 4 5 52 26 +26 39 Qualification for European Cup first round
2   Dynamo Kyiv 30 16 4 4 6 44 23 +21 36 Qualification for Cup Winners' Cup first round
3   Dynamo Moscow 30 13 7 3 7 43 30 +13 33 Qualification for UEFA Cup first round
4   Spartak Moscow 30 14 3 5 8 37 28 +9 31
5   Dinamo Tbilisi 30 13 5 2 10 42 33 +9 31
6   Shakhtar Donetsk 30 14 3 4 9 32 26 +6 31
7   Zarya Voroshilovgrad 30 14 1 5 10 38 26 +12 29
8   Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 30 9 8 1 12 36 40 −4 26
9   Kairat Alma-Ata 30 8 10 1 11 25 37 −12 26
10   CSKA Moscow 30 10 5 4 11 33 36 −3 25
11   Zenit Leningrad 30 9 3 9 9 33 35 −2 21
12   Pakhtakor Tashkent 30 9 2 4 15 37 44 −7 20
13   Torpedo Moscow 30 9 1 7 13 28 37 −9 19
14   Karpaty Lviv 30 8 3 3 16 28 48 −20 19
15   Dinamo Minsk (R) 30 7 3 6 14 21 36 −15 17 Relegation to First League
16   SKA Rostov-on-Don (R) 30 3 5 4 18 19 43 −24 11
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: Drawn matches decided by penalties, the winners obtaining 1 point, the losers 0.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

Top scorersEdit

18 goals
16 goals
13 goals
12 goals
11 goals
10 goals
9 goals

ReferencesEdit