1999 A Lyga

The Lithuanian A Lyga 1999 was the tenth season of top-tier football in Lithuania. The season started on 5 July 1999 and ended on 6 November 1999.[1] 10 teams participated, 3 fewer than the previous season, and Žalgiris Kaunas won the championship.

A Lyga
Season1999
2000

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 FBK Kaunas (C) 18 12 5 1 36 10 +26 41 Qualification to Champions League first qualifying round
2 Žalgiris 18 10 6 2 33 9 +24 36 Qualification to UEFA Cup qualifying round
3 Atlantas 18 9 6 3 34 24 +10 33 Qualification to Intertoto Cup first round
4 Kareda Šiauliai 18 9 3 6 31 18 +13 30
5 Ekranas 18 7 8 3 22 11 +11 29 Qualification to UEFA Cup qualifying round
6 Inkaras 18 8 5 5 25 18 +7 29
7 Nevėžis 18 3 7 8 10 22 −12 16
8 Banga (O) 18 2 6 10 12 40 −28 12 Qualification to Relegation play-offs
9 Ardena (O) 18 2 5 11 10 26 −16 11
10 Dainava[a] 18 1 3 14 9 44 −35 6 Relegation to 1 Lyga
Source: RSSSF.com
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner
Notes:
  1. ^ Dainava were initially relegated, but were later readmitted by LFF.

Relegation play-offEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Tauras 1–8 Banga 0–3 1–5
Geležinis Vilkas 1–1 (a) Ardena 1–1 0–0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Laužadis, Almantas (30 April 2000). "Lithuania 1999 (transitional fall season)". RSSSF.com. Retrieved 2 December 2020.