1981–82 Alpha Ethniki

The 1981–82 Alpha Ethniki was the 46th season of the highest football league of Greece. The season began on 6 September 1981 and ended on 30 May 1982. Olympiacos won their third consecutive and 23rd Greek title.

Alpha Ethniki
Season1981–82
ChampionsOlympiacos
23rd Greek title
RelegatedKavala
Korinthos
European CupOlympiacos
Cup Winners' CupPanathinaikos
UEFA CupAEK Athens
PAOK
Matches played306
Goals scored709 (2.32 per match)
Top goalscorerGrigoris Charalambidis (21)

The point system was: Win: 2 points - Draw: 1 point.

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Olympiacos (C) 34 18 14 2 46 21 +25 50[a] Qualification for European Cup first round
2 Panathinaikos 34 19 12 3 58 28 +30 50[a] Qualification for Cup Winners' Cup first round
3 PAOK 34 18 10 6 55 22 +33 46 Qualification for UEFA Cup first round
4 AEK Athens 34 17 11 6 54 36 +18 45
5 Aris 34 15 11 8 56 30 +26 41
6 Iraklis 34 15 10 9 52 38 +14 40
7 Panionios 34 14 8 12 39 31 +8 36
8 Kastoria 34 13 8 13 38 43 −5 34
9 OFI 34 11 11 12 38 36 +2 33
10 Larissa 34 12 7 15 40 38 +2 31
11 Doxa Drama 34 10 11 13 38 46 −8 31
12 Rodos 34 11 9 14 37 46 −9 31
13 Ethnikos Piraeus 34 10 10 14 30 38 −8 30
14 PAS Giannina 34 9 10 15 32 48 −16 28
15 Apollon Athens 34 9 9 16 27 42 −15 27
16 Panserraikos 34 8 9 17 26 45 −19 25
17 Kavala (R) 34 5 8 21 19 58 −39 18 Relegation to Beta Ethniki
18 Korinthos (R) 34 6 4 24 24 63 −39 16
Source: RSSSF
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd head-to-head points; 3rd head-to-head goal difference; 4th decision match.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Championship play–off: Olympiacos–Panathinaikos 2–1 (see below).

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away AEK APA ARI DOX ETH IRA KAS KAV KOR LAR OFI OLY PAO PAN PNS PAK PAS ROD
AEK Athens 2–1 2–2 2–2 3–1 3–0 2–1 5–0 4–1 2–0 1–0 2–2 1–0 1–0 3–1 1–1 0–0 2–0
Apollon Athens 0–1 1–3 0–0 2–0 1–1 1–0 2–0 2–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 0–2 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–0 1–2
Aris 3–0 1–0 1–0 2–0 4–0 5–0 4–0 2–0 1–1 3–3 0–0 1–1 1–0 4–1 2–1 3–0 3–0
Doxa Drama 2–2 1–0 1–2 2–0 1–1 2–0 1–0 5–1 1–1 1–1 1–2 1–1 1–0 2–2 0–1 3–1 0–0
Ethnikos Piraeus 1–2 1–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 2–1 1–0 0–0 1–0 2–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 1–0 0–2 0–0 0–0
Iraklis 3–2 4–0 0–0 2–1 1–0 6–2 1–0 6–0 2–1 2–0 0–1 2–1 2–1 0–0 0–0 2–1 2–0
Kastoria 2–1 1–0 2–1 4–0 1–0 2–1 1–0 1–0 1–0 3–0 0–1 1–2 1–1 2–0 1–1 2–0 5–0
Kavala 0–0 0–0 3–2 0–2 1–3 1–0 0–0 0–0 1–0 1–0 1–2 0–1 0–1 1–0 1–2 1–1 1–1
Korinthos 0–1 1–2 2–1 3–1 0–4 2–0 0–0 2–1 0–2 1–0 1–2 1–2 2–3 3–2 0–0 0–1 0–1
Larissa 1–2 1–0 0–0 2–2 0–0 4–1 2–0 8–2 3–0 1–2 0–1 2–2 0–1 2–0 1–0 1–0 1–0
OFI 1–0 5–2 4–1 1–2 2–0 2–1 1–1 2–0 1–0 1–2 0–0 1–2 0–0 2–0 0–1 1–0 1–0
Olympiacos 2–2 0–0 1–1 3–0 0–0 1–0 5–0 1–1 3–1 2–1 1–0 1–1 2–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 4–0
Panathinaikos 3–0 2–0 2–1 4–0 2–1 1–1 3–1 4–0 3–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 2–1 3–1 2–1
Panionios 1–2 3–1 0–0 1–0 2–1 2–3 2–0 3–0 1–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 3–0
Panserraikos 2–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 2–1 2–0 0–1 1–1 1–2 1–1 0–2 2–1 3–1 1–0
PAOK 1–1 3–0 1–0 3–1 5–1 2–2 0–0 3–1 1–0 3–0 2–0 3–0 2–0 2–1 4–0 2–1 5–0
PAS Giannina 2–2 2–1 1–0 1–1 2–2 0–4 4–2 0–0 2–1 3–1 0–0 2–1 0–3 2–1 1–2 0–0 3–1
Rodos 0–0 1–0 1–1 2–0 1–2 1–1 0–0 3–1 4–0 3–0 2–2 0–2 1–1 5–1 4–0 2–1 1–0
Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Championship play–offEdit

Olympiacos2–1Panathinaikos
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Stathis Kosmopoulos

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Grigoris Charalambidis Panathinaikos 21
2   Georgios Kostikos PAOK 18
3   Thomas Mavros AEK Athens 17
4   Dinos Kouis Aris 15
5   Thomas Liolios Kastoria 14
6   Nikos Anastopoulos Olympiacos 13
  Giorgos Zindros Aris
  Giorgos Kalambakas Iraklis
  Dimitris Saravakos Panionios
10   Vasilis Papadimitriou Panserraikos 11

ReferencesEdit