2000–01 Albanian National Championship

The 2000–01 Albanian National Championship was the 62nd season of the Albanian National Championship, the top professional league for association football clubs, since its establishment in 1930.

Albanian National Championship
Season2000–01
Dates16 September 2000 –
19 May 2001
ChampionsVllaznia
9th Albanian title
RelegatedSkënderbeu
Besa
Champions LeagueVllaznia
UEFA CupTirana
Teuta
Intertoto CupBylis
Matches played182
Goals scored476 (2.62 per match)
Top goalscorerIndrit Fortuzi (31 goals)

TeamsEdit

Stadia and last seasonEdit

Locations of the 2000–01 Albanian National Championship teams
Team Location Stadium Capacity Last season
Apolonia Fier Loni Papuçiu Stadium 10,000 11th
Besa Kavajë Besa Stadium 8,000 Kategoria e Dytë
Besëlidhja Lezhë Brian Filipi Stadium 5,000 Kategoria e Dytë
Bylis Ballsh Adush Muça Stadium 6,000 5th
Dinamo Tirana Tirana Qemal Stafa Stadium[note 1] 19,700 10th
Flamurtari Vlorë Flamurtari Stadium 15,000 12th
Luftëtari Gjirokastër Gjirokastër Stadium 9,000 9th
Lushnja Lushnjë Abdurrahman Roza Haxhiu Stadium 12,000 6th
Skënderbeu Korçë Skënderbeu Stadium 12,000 8th
Shkumbini Peqin Shkumbini Stadium 6,000 7th
Teuta Durrës Niko Dovana Stadium 12,040 3rd
Tirana Tirana Qemal Stafa Stadium 19,700 Champions
Tomori Berat Tomori Stadium 14,750 2nd
Vllaznia Shkodër Loro Boriçi Stadium 15,000 4th

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Vllaznia (C) 26 17 5 4 51 22 +29 56 Qualification for the Champions League first qualifying round
2 Tirana 26 16 6 4 56 13 +43 54 Qualification for the UEFA Cup qualifying round[a]
3 Dinamo Tirana 26 15 7 4 43 21 +22 52
4 Bylis 26 12 6 8 31 28 +3 42 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup first round
5 Shkumbini 26 12 5 9 40 36 +4 41
6 Teuta 26 9 6 11 28 30 −2 33
7 Besëlidhja 26 9 6 11 34 41 −7 33
8 Luftëtari 26 9 5 12 31 33 −2 32
9 Lushnja 26 8 8 10 33 36 −3 32
10 Apolonia 26 8 6 12 28 42 −14 30
11 Flamurtari 26 8 5 13 26 33 −7 29
12 Tomori 26 8 4 14 33 48 −15 28
13 Besa (R) 26 6 6 14 16 37 −21 24 Relegation to the 2001–02 Kategoria e Dytë
14 Skënderbeu (R) 26 5 5 16 25 55 −30 20
Source: RSSSF.org
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) points in head-to-head matches; 3) goal difference in head-to-head matches; 4) goals scored in head-to-head matches; 5) total goal difference; 6) total goals scored; 7) draw
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ Tirana qualified for the UEFA Cup qualifying round by winning the 2000–01 Albanian Cup, therefore forfeiting their Intertoto Cup first round place that they had won.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away APO BES BSL BYL DIN FLA LUF LUS SKË SKU TEU TIR TOM VLL
Apolonia 3–1 3–1 3–1 1–2 1–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 2–1 1–0 0–5 2–2 0–2
Besa 0–0 2–0 0–0 1–3 2–1 2–1 0–3 1–0 1–0 0–1 0–0 1–0 1–1
Besëlidhja 2–0 2–0 3–0 1–1 1–0 0–0 3–2 5–1 1–3 1–0 0–0 6–3 1–1
Bylis 3–1 1–0 1–0 0–0 2–1 4–1 3–1 1–0 2–0 0–0 1–0 2–1 3–1
Dinamo 1–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 3–0 2–0 1–0 6–1 1–0 2–0 1–3 4–2 0–0
Flamurtari 2–2 2–0 1–1 1–1 0–0 1–0 1–0 4–1 4–0 2–1 0–1 2–1 0–1
Luftëtari 4–1 3–2 2–1 1–0 1–1 3–1 2–1 3–0 1–2 1–2 0–0 3–1 0–1
Lushnja 1–0 0–0 3–1 2–2 1–3 3–0 0–0 1–2 3–1 3–0 0–0 2–0 2–1
Skënderbeu 1–1 2–2 1–0 0–2 2–3 1–0 3–1 1–1 2–2 0–0 1–2 2–0 0–1
Shkumbini 3–0 2–0 3–0 1–0 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–0 3–1 2–2 0–0 3–0 2–1
Teuta 1–1 2–0 1–2 2–0 0–1 2–0 1–0 2–2 3–1 0–0 2–1 4–1 1–2
Tirana 3–0 3–0 6–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 2–0 7–1 4–0 4–1 4–0 1–0 2–1
Tomori 1–0 3–0 2–1 2–2 2–1 1–2 2–3 0–0 2–1 3–2 2–1 1–0 0–0
Vllaznia 4–1 3–0 4–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–1 4–0 3–1 6–4 1–0 3–2 3–1
Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Season statisticsEdit

Top scorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Indrit Fortuzi [1] Tirana 18
2   Vioresin Sinani Vllaznia 15
  Ilir Qorri Dinamo Tirana
4   Edi Martini Luftëtari/Vllaznia 12
5   Edmond Gjata Tomori 11
  Daniel Xhafa Dinamo Tirana
7   Artion Poçi Apolonia 8
  Xhelal Farruku Besëlidhja
9   Astrit Nexha Shkumbini 7
  Andi Shtrepi Skënderbeu/Teuta
  Kliton Cafi Besëlidhja

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit