1997 Armenian Premier League

Statistics of Armenian Premier League in the 1997 season.

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Yerevan (C) 18 13 4 1 41 10 +31 43 Qualification for the Champions League first qualifying round
2 Shirak 18 12 5 1 46 8 +38 41 Qualification for the UEFA Cup first qualifying round
3 Erebuni-Homenmen 18 11 2 5 35 20 +15 35 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup first round
4 Pyunik 18 11 2 5 42 16 +26 35
5 Tsement Ararat 18 8 3 7 28 27 +1 27 Qualification for the Cup Winners' Cup qualifying round
6 Ararat Yerevan 18 7 6 5 32 21 +11 27
7 Kotayk 18 5 4 9 31 33 −2 19
8 Karabakh Yerevan 18 5 3 10 13 28 −15 18
9 Dvin Artashat (O) 18 1 4 13 16 52 −36 7 Play the promotion/relegation play-off
10 Lori Vanadzor (R) 18 0 1 17 7 76 −69 1 Relegated to the Armenian First League
11 Van Yerevan (W) 0 0 Went into bankruptcy and disbanded before the start of the season
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (R) Relegated; (W) Withdrew.

Promotion/relegation play-offEdit

Date Venue PL Team Result FL Team
20 November Abovyan Dvin Artashat 3 - 1 Spitak

Top goalscorersEdit

# Player Team Goals
1   Arthur Petrosyan Shirak 18
2   Sevada Arzumanyan Erebuni-Homenmen 13
3   Mkrtich Hovhannisyan Kotayk 11
4   Varazdat Avetisyan Pyunik 10
  Tigran Yesayan Yerevan 10

See alsoEdit