2001–02 Moldovan National Division

The 2001–02 Moldovan National Division (Romanian: Divizia Națională) was the 11th season of top-tier football in Moldova.

Moldovan National Division
Season2001–02
ChampionsSheriff Tiraspol
Relegated
Champions LeagueSheriff Tiraspol
UEFA Cup
Intertoto CupConstructorul-93 Cioburciu
Top goalscorerRuslan Barburoș
(17 goals)

OverviewEdit

It was contested by 8 teams and Sheriff Tiraspol won the championship.

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Sheriff Tiraspol (C) 28 20 7 1 62 18 +44 67 Qualification for the Champions League first qualifying round
2 Nistru Otaci 28 14 10 4 40 19 +21 52 Qualification for the UEFA Cup qualifying round
3 Zimbru Chișinău 28 12 10 6 52 20 +32 46
4 Constructorul-93 Cioburciu[a] 28 11 6 11 36 42 −6 39 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup first round
5 Hîncești[b] 28 7 11 10 30 40 −10 32
6 Agro Chișinău 28 8 5 15 25 38 −13 29
7 Tiligul-Tiras Tiraspol (R) 28 6 7 15 24 46 −22 25 Qualification for the relegation play-off
8 Happy End Camenca (R) 28 3 6 19 23 69 −46 15 Relegation to Division "A"
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ Constructorul changed name to Constructorul-93 and were relocated from Chișinău to Cioburciu.
  2. ^ Newly promoted side Petrocub-Condor from Sărata Galbenă changed name to FC Hîncești and relocated to Hîncești

ResultsEdit

First and second roundEdit

Home \ Away AGR CON HEC HÎN NIS SHE TIL ZIM
Agro Chișinău 0–3 0–1 1–0 0–2 1–3 1–2 0–4
Constructorul-93 Cioburciu 0–1 2–1 1–5 1–1 0–1 1–0 2–2
Happy End Camenca 1–1 3–0 1–1 2–4 1–2 1–1 1–1
Hîncești 2–1 3–3 2–1 0–2 0–6 3–1 0–5
Nistru Otaci 2–0 3–0 3–1 2–0 0–1 0–0 0–2
Sheriff Tiraspol 2–2 4–0 1–0 2–0 1–1 3–1 0–0
Tiligul-Tiras Tiraspol 1–2 3–0 2–2 1–0 2–1 0–1 1–2
Zimbru Chișinău 2–0 2–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 2–3 5–0
Source: EU-Football.info
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Third and fourth roundEdit

Home \ Away AGR CON HEC HÎN NIS SHE TIL ZIM
Agro Chișinău 0–1 2–1 1–0 1–2 1–2 5–2 1–0
Constructorul-93 Cioburciu 1–0 5–0 1–1 2–2 4–2 1–0 2–2
Happy End Camenca 0–2 0–1 0–3 0–1 0–4 3–0 0–3
Hîncești 0–0 2–1 3–1 0–0 0–0 1–1 1–1
Nistru Otaci 0–0 2–1 6–0 2–1 0–3 1–0 2–0
Sheriff Tiraspol 3–2 2–1 5–1 0–0 0–0 3–0 2–0
Tiligul-Tiras Tiraspol 0–0 0–1 3–0 1–1 1–1 0–5 1–0
Zimbru Chișinău 1–0 0–1 10–0 4–1 0–0 1–1 2–0
Source: EU-Football.info
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Relegation/promotion play-offEdit

Tiligul-Tiras Tiraspol1–2Politehnica Chișinău
Hromtov   81'   44' Anghel
  45' Caras

Top goalscorersEdit

Pos. Player Club Goals
1   Ruslan Barburoș Sheriff Tiraspol 17
2   Andriy Nesteruk Constructorul-93 (7)/Sheriff (7) 14
3   Victor Berco Zimbru Chișinău 12
4   Alexandr Blajco Nistru Otaci 9
  Eduard Blănuță Hîncești
  Serghei Dadu Sheriff (3)/Constructorul-93 (6)

ReferencesEdit