1995–96 Vyshcha Liha

The 1995–96 Vyshcha Liha season was the 5th since its establishment. FC Dynamo Kyiv were the defending champions.

Vyshcha Liha
Season1995–96
ChampionsDynamo Kyiv
RelegatedVolyn Lutsk
Zorya Luhansk
SK Mykolaiv
Champions LeagueDynamo Kyiv
Cup Winners' CupNyva Vinnytsia
UEFA CupChornomorets Odessa
Intertoto CupShakhtar Donetsk
Top goalscorer(20) Timerlan Huseinov (Chornomorets)

TeamsEdit

PromotionsEdit

RenamedEdit

  • Before the start of the season Zorya-MALS Luhansk changed its name to Zorya Luhansk.

LocationEdit

Locations of teams home grounds in Ukrainian Premier League 1995-96
Kyiv city home venues of teams in the League

Final standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Dynamo Kyiv[a] (C) 34 24 7 3 65 17 +48 79 Qualification to Champions League qualifying round
2 Chornomorets Odessa 34 22 7 5 56 25 +31 73 Qualification to UEFA Cup second qualifying round
3 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 34 19 6 9 65 34 +31 63
4 CSKA-Borysfen Kyiv 34 15 11 8 47 27 +20 56
5 Metalurh Zaporizhzhya 34 16 4 14 49 42 +7 52
6 Zirka Kirovohrad 34 14 8 12 37 33 +4 50
7 Torpedo Zaporizhzhya 34 15 3 16 40 46 −6 48
8 Karpaty Lviv 34 12 10 12 39 39 0 46
9 Kremin Kremenchuk 34 14 4 16 46 56 −10 46
10 Shakhtar Donetsk 34 13 6 15 44 43 +1 45 Qualification to Intertoto Cup group stage
11 Prykarpattya Ivano-Frankivsk 34 12 8 14 49 49 0 44
12 Tavriya Simferopol 34 12 8 14 46 46 0 44
13 Nyva Ternopil 34 13 3 18 37 42 −5 42
14 Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih 34 11 9 14 43 52 −9 42
15 Nyva Vinnytsia[a] 34 11 7 16 28 36 −8 40 Qualification to Cup Winners' Cup qualifying round
16 SK Mykolaiv 34 10 8 16 37 53 −16 38 Relegated to Ukrainian First League
17 Volyn Lutsk 34 9 7 18 34 58 −24 34
18 Zorya Luhansk 34 4 4 26 16 80 −64 16
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd goal difference; 3rd goal scored
(C) Champion.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Participant of the 1996 Ukrainian Cup Final

Top goalscorersEdit

 
Timerlan Huseinov
Rank Player Club Goals
(Pen.)
1   Timerlan Huseinov Chornomorets Odessa 20 (1)
2   Andriy Shevchenko Dynamo Kyiv 16 (2)
3   Oleksandr Palyanytsia Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 13
  Andriy Pokladok Karpaty Lviv 13 (1)
  Oleh Matviiv Shakhtar Donetsk 13 (5)
6   Volodymyr Mozolyuk Volyn Lutsk 12 (3)
7   Volodymyr Sharan Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 11
  Ivan Korponay Kremin Kremenchuk 11 (1)
9   Serhiy Borysenko Zirka-NIBAS Kirovohrad 10
  Mikhail Potskhveria Metalurh / Shakhtar 10
  Oleh Yaschuk Nyva Ternopil 10
  Roman Hryhorchuk Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih 10 (6)
  Yuriy Vernydub Torpedo Zaporizhia 10 (8)

ManagersEdit

Club Coach Replaced Coach Home stadium
FC Dynamo Kyiv   Yozhef Sabo Republican Stadium
Dynamo Stadium
FC Chornomorets Odessa   Leonid Buriak Black Sea Shipping Stadium
FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk   Bernd Stange Meteor Stadium
FC CSKA-Borysfen Kyiv   Viktor Chanov   Mykhailo Fomenko 29 games CSK ZSU Stadium
FC Metalurh Zaporizhia   Oleksandr Tomakh Metalurh Stadium
FC Zirka-NIBAS Kirovohrad   Oleksandr Ischenko Zirka Stadium
FC Torpedo Zaporizhia   Ihor Nadein AvtoZAZ Stadium
FC Karpaty Lviv   Volodymyr Zhuravchak Ukraina Stadium
FC Kremin Kremenchuk   Valery Yaremchenko   Tiberiy Korponay 13 games
  Anatoliy Skurskyi 4 games
Dnipro Stadium
FC Shakhtar Donetsk   Valeriy Rudakov   Vladimir Salkov 6 games Shakhtar Stadium
FC Prykarpattia Ivano-Frankivsk   Ihor Yurchenko Elektron Stadium
SC Tavriya Simferopol   Anatoliy Zayaev   Yuriy Kerman 17 games Lokomotyv Stadium
FC Nyva Ternopil   Ihor Yavorskyi City Stadium
FC Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih   Myron Markevych   Yuriy Koval 12 games
  Yuriy Hruznov 3 games
Metalurh Stadium
FC Nyva Vinnytsia   Serhiy Morozov Central City Stadium
SC Mykolaiv   Yevhen Kucherevskyi Central City Stadium
FC Volyn Lutsk   Yuriy Dyachuk-Stavytskyi   Vitaliy Kvartsyanyi 22 games
  Oleksiy Yeschenko 1 game
Avanhard Stadium
FC Zorya-MALS   Viktor Aristov   Oleksandr Zhuravliov 14 games
  Anatoliy Korshykov 3 games
Avanhard Stadium

ChangesEdit

Team Outgoing head coach Manner of departure Date of vacancy Table Incoming head coach Date of appointment Table
FC Dynamo Kyiv   Mykola Pavlov pre-season   Yozhef Szabo pre-season
SC Tavriya Simferopol   Pavlo Kostin pre-season   Yuriy Kerman pre-season
CSKA-Borysfen Kyiv   ? pre-season   Mykhailo Fomenko pre-season
FC Karpaty Lviv   Myron Markevych pre-season   Volodymyr Zhuravchak pre-season

Number of teams by regionEdit

Number Region Team(s)
2   Dnipropetrovsk Oblast Dnipro and Kryvbas
  Kiev CSKA-Borysfen and Dynamo
  Zaporizhia Oblast Metalurh and Torpedo
1   Crimea Tavriya
  Donetsk Oblast Shakhtar
  Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast Prykarpattia
  Lviv Oblast Karpaty
  Luhansk Oblast Zorya
  Mykolaiv Oblast Mykolaiv
  Odessa Oblast Chornomorets
  Poltava Oblast Kremin
  Kirovohrad Oblast Zirka
  Ternopil Oblast Nyva T.
  Vinnytsia Oblast Nyva V.
  Volyn Oblast Volyn

External linksEdit

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