2000–01 First League of FR Yugoslavia

The 2000–01 First League of FR Yugoslavia was the ninth season of the FR Yugoslavia's top-level football league since its establishment. It was contested by 18 teams, and Red Star Belgrade won the championship.

First League of FR Yugoslavia
Season2000–01
Dates12 August 2000 – 20 June 2001
ChampionsRed Star
23rd domestic title
RelegatedBudućnost Podgorica
Napredak Kruševac
Radnički Niš
Milicionar
Champions LeagueRed Star
UEFA CupPartizan
Obilić
Intertoto CupSartid
Matches played306
Goals scored869 (2.84 per match)
Top goalscorerPetar Divić (27)

TeamsEdit

Proleter Zrenjanin, Hajduk Beograd, Mogren, Spartak Subotica, and Borac Čačak were relegated to the Second League of FR Yugoslavia.

The relegated teams were replaced by 1999–2000 Second League of FR Yugoslavia champions, Napredak Kruševac (East) and Zeta (West).

Club City Stadium Capacity
Partizan Belgrade Partizan Stadium 32,710
Red Star Belgrade Red Star Stadium 55,538
Vojvodina Novi Sad Karađorđe Stadium 17,204
Zemun Zemun, Belgrade Zemun Stadium 10,000
Rad Belgrade Stadion Kralj Petar I 6,000
Hajduk Kula Kula Stadion Hajduk 6,000
Obilić Belgrade FK Obilić Stadium 4,500
Železnik Belgrade Železnik Stadium 8,000
OFK Beograd Karaburma, Belgrade Omladinski Stadium 20,000
Sartid Smederevo Smederevo City Stadium 17,200
Radnički Kragujevac Čika Dača Stadium 15,000
Čukarički Belgrade Stadion Čukarički 7,000
Sutjeska Nikšić Gradski stadion (Nikšić) 10,800
Zeta Golubovci Stadion Trešnjica 7,000
Budućnost Podgorica Podgorica Podgorica City Stadium 12,000
Napredak Kruševac Kruševac Mladost Stadium 10,000
Radnički Niš Niš Čair Stadium 18,000
Milicionar Belgrade SC MUP Makiš 4,000

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Red Star Belgrade (C) 34 28 4 2 93 20 +73 88 Qualification for Champions League second qualifying round
2 Partizan 34 28 2 4 94 36 +58 86 Qualification for UEFA Cup qualifying round
3 Obilić 34 19 6 9 53 37 +16 63
4 Sartid 34 17 3 14 49 47 +2 54 Qualification for Intertoto Cup first round
5 OFK Beograd 34 15 5 14 52 45 +7 50
6 Vojvodina 34 13 8 13 51 36 +15 47
7 Sutjeska Nikšić 34 14 4 16 52 64 −12 46
8 Železnik 34 12 8 14 49 56 −7 44
9 Radnički Kragujevac 34 13 5 16 38 52 −14 44
10 Čukarički 34 13 4 17 42 50 −8 43
11 Zemun 34 11 9 14 38 46 −8 42
12 Hajduk Kula 34 12 6 16 45 51 −6 42
13 Zeta 34 11 9 14 38 50 −12 42
14 Rad 34 12 5 17 49 58 −9 41
15 Budućnost Podgorica (R) 34 11 5 18 29 48 −19 38 Relegation to Second League of FR Yugoslavia
16 Napredak Kruševac (R) 34 8 10 16 38 63 −25 34
17 Radnički Niš (R) 34 9 5 20 30 60 −30 32
18 Milicionar (R) 34 8 6 20 29 50 −21 30
Source: RSSSF.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

ChampionsEdit

Red Star Belgrade (Coach: Slavoljub Muslin)

Players (league matches/league goals)

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Petar Divić OFK Beograd
27
2   Dejan Osmanović Hajduk Kula
25
3   Mihajlo Pjanović Red Star
23
4   Vladimir Ivić Partizan
20
5   Damir Čakar Sutjeska 19
  Saša Ilić Partizan
  Borislav Stevanović Rad
8   Bojan Filipović Obilić 18
  Saša Marković Železnik
10   Goran Drulić Red Star
16

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