1992 Azerbaijan Top League

The 1992 Azerbaijan Top League was the first season of the Azerbaijan Top League, since their independence from the USSR in August 1991, and was contested by 26 clubs. The Season took place between 3 May and 30 October 1992 and was won by Neftchi Baku, with six teams being relegated to the Azerbaijan First Division for the 1993 season. During the '92 season a win was awarded 2 points, a draw 1 and no points were awarded for a defeat.

Azerbaijan Top League
Season1992
ChampionsNeftchi Baku (1st title)
RelegatedPlastik Salyan
Şirvan Şamaxı
Avtomobilçi Yevlax
Çıraqqala Siyəzən
Göyazan Qazax
Energetik Əli-Bayramlı
Şirvan Kürdəmir
Matches played438
Goals scored1,271 (2.9 per match)
Top goalscorerNazim Aliyev
(39 goals)[1]
Biggest home winKəpəz 13-1 Ümid[2]
Biggest away winŞirvan Kürdəmir 2-7 Kürmük Qakh[2]
Highest scoringKəpəz 13-1 Ümid[2]
1993

Stadia and locationsEdit

Note: Table lists in alphabetical order.
Team Location Venue Capacity
Avei Agstafa Ağstafa
Avtomobilçi Yevlax Yevlakh
Azeri Baku Baku
Çıraqqala Siyəzən Siyəzən
Daşqın Zaqatala Zaqatala
Energetik Əli-Bayramlı Shirvan
Kapaz Ganja Ganja City Stadium 26,120
Göyazan Qazax Qazax Qazakh City Stadium 3,500
İnşaatçı Baku Baku
İnşaatçı Sabirabad Sabirabad
Karabakh Agdam Quzanlı Guzanli Olympic Complex Stadium 2,000
Khazar Lankaran Lankaran
Khazar Sumgayit Sumgayit Mehdi Huseynzade Stadium 15,350
Kur Mingachevir Yashar Mammadzade Stadium 5,000
Kürmük Qakh Qakh
FK Masallı Masallı Anatoliy Banishevskiy Stadium 7,500
Neftchi Baku Baku Tofiq Bahramov Stadium 31,200
Nefteqaz Qusar Shovkat Ordukhanov Stadium 5,000
Nicat Maştağa Baku Ismat Gayibov Stadium 5,000
Pambygchi Barda Barda Barda City Stadium 10,000
Plastik Salyan Salyan
Şirvan Kürdəmir Şilyan
Şirvan Şamaxı Şamaxı
Taraggi Baku Baku
Turan Tovuz Tovuz Tovuz City Stadium 6,800
Ümid Cəlilabad

First roundEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 PFC Neftchi Baku 24 23 0 1 68 10 +58 46 Qualification for championship group
2 Khazar Sumgayit 24 21 1 2 68 6 +62 43
3 İnşaatçı Baku 24 16 4 4 40 16 +24 36
4 Kur 24 15 1 8 30 19 +11 31
5 Ümid 24 10 3 11 34 45 −11 23
6 Nefteqaz 24 8 7 9 20 25 −5 23
7 FK Masallı 24 10 2 12 24 30 −6 22 Qualification for relegation group
8 Khazar Lankaran 24 8 5 11 23 34 −11 21
9 Avtomobilçi Yevlax 24 8 5 11 21 41 −20 21
10 Çıraqqala Siyəzən 24 8 2 14 18 47 −29 18
11 Şirvan Şamaxı 24 8 1 15 22 50 −28 17
12 Energetik Əli-Bayramlı 24 4 3 17 18 63 −45 11
13 Nicat Maştağa 24 0 0 24 - - 0 Team excluded[a]
Source: Azerbaijan Professional Football league
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Notes:
  1. ^ Nicat Maştağa results annulled, but allowed to keep place the following year

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Turan Tovuz 24 18 1 5 40 11 +29 37 Qualification for championship group
2 Kapaz 24 14 6 4 54 18 +36 34
3 Karabakh Agdam 24 13 6 5 50 17 +33 32
4 İnşaatçı Sabirabad 24 13 4 7 28 18 +10 30
5 Taraggi Baku 24 10 5 9 24 20 +4 25
6 Kürmük Qakh 24 9 6 9 48 45 +3 24
7 Avei Agstafa 24 11 1 12 30 33 −3 23 Qualification for relegation group
8 Daşqın Zaqatala 24 10 3 11 33 32 +1 23
9 Azeri Baku 24 10 2 12 33 38 −5 22
10 Pambygchi Barda 24 9 4 11 26 35 −9 22
11 Plastik Salyan 24 10 1 13 32 40 −8 21
12 Göyazan Qazax 24 7 2 15 27 44 −17 16
13 Şirvan Kürdəmir 24 1 1 22 10 84 −74 3
Source: Azerbaijan Professional Football league
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.

ResultsEdit

Second roundEdit

ChampionshipEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Neftchi Baku 36 30 2 4 104 23 +81 62
2 Khazar Sumgayit 36 27 3 6 100 24 +76 57
3 Turan Tovuz 36 26 4 6 62 24 +38 56
4 Karabakh Agdam 36 24 7 5 76 26 +50 55
5 Kapaz 36 23 8 5 98 29 +69 54
6 İnşaatçı Baku 36 21 6 9 52 28 +24 48
7 Kur 36 19 3 14 50 39 +11 41
8 İnşaatçı Sabirabad 36 14 6 16 36 42 −6 34
9 Taraggi Baku 36 13 6 17 39 49 −10 32
10 Kürmük Qakh 36 12 7 17 57 82 −25 31
11 Ümid 36 12 5 19 48 78 −30 29
12 Nefteqaz 36 11 7 18 34 54 −20 29
Source: Azerbaijan Professional Football league
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.

RelegationEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Relegation
13 Avei Agstafa 38 20 2 16 49 54 −5 42
14 FK Masallı 38 19 4 15 54 41 +13 42
15 Khazar Lankaran 38 17 8 13 40 44 −4 42
16 Daşqın Zaqatala 38 19 3 16 48 52 −4 41
17 Pambygchi Barda 38 17 7 14 42 44 −2 41
18 Azeri Baku 38 17 6 15 53 49 +4 40
19 Plastik Salyan 38 18 2 18 44 60 −16 38 Relegation to 1993 Azerbaijan First Division
20 Şirvan Şamaxı 38 16 2 20 42 67 −25 34
21 Avtomobilçi Yevlax 38 13 8 17 33 58 −25 34
22 Çıraqqala Siyəzən 38 15 2 21 35 68 −33 32
23 Göyazan Qazax 38 12 2 24 37 70 −33 26
24 Energetik Əli-Bayramlı 38 7 3 28 28 91 −63 17
25 Şirvan Kürdəmir 26 3 1 22 10 84 −74 7 Team excluded[a]
26 Nicat Maştağa 38 0 0 38 - - 0 Team excluded[b]
Source: Azerbaijan Professional Football league
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Notes:
  1. ^ Şirvan Kürdəmir were excluded from the league for an unknown reason.
  2. ^ Nicat Maştağa results annulled, but allowed to keep place the following year

ResultsEdit

Season statisticsEdit

Top scorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals[1]
1   Nazim Aliyev Khazar Sumgayit 39
2   Samir Alakbarov Neftchi 36
3   Mehman Allahverdiyev Kəpəz 30
4   Yunis Huseynov Neftchi 29
5   Azər İsayev Khazar Sumgayit 18
6   Əlövsət Bayramov Kürmük Qakh 15
  İlham Məmmədov Turan Tovuz 15
8   Gurban Gurbanov Daşqın Zaqatala 13
  Əli Abışov Plastik Salyan 13
  Mahir Əliyev Qarabağ 13

Clean sheetsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Çempionatın bombardirləri: Top-10 - 1992" (PDF). pfl.az. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 November 2013. Retrieved 3 January 2014.
  2. ^ a b c "Yüksək dəstə - 1992" (PDF). pfl.az. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 March 2013. Retrieved 21 January 2014.

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