2001–02 Umaglesi Liga

The 2001–02 Umaglesi Liga was the thirteenth season of top-tier football in Georgia. It began on 28 July 2001 and ended on 22 May 2002. Torpedo Kutaisi were the defending champions.

Umaglesi Liga
Season2001–02
Dates28 July 2001 – 22 May 2002
ChampionsTorpedo Kutaisi
3rd Georgian title
RelegatedSamgurali Tskhaltubo
Guria Lanchkhuti
Champions LeagueTorpedo Kutaisi
UEFA CupDinamo Tbilisi
Locomotive Tbilisi
Intertoto CupWIT Georgia
Matches played192
Goals scored469 (2.44 per match)
Top goalscorerSuliko Davitashvili (18)
Biggest home winDinamo Tbilisi 10–0 Merani
Biggest away winSioni 0–5 Locomotive
Highest scoringDinamo Tbilisi 10–0 Merani

LocationsEdit

Location of teams in 2001–02 Umaglesi Liga

First stageEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Torpedo Kutaisi 22 16 4 2 52 13 +39 52 Qualification to Championship group
2 Locomotive Tbilisi 22 15 4 3 38 12 +26 49
3 Dinamo Tbilisi 22 11 5 6 37 19 +18 38
4 Dinamo Batumi 22 11 4 7 31 19 +12 37
5 Kolkheti-1913 Poti 22 10 5 7 32 29 +3 35
6 Merani-91 Tbilisi 22 10 4 8 34 28 +6 34
7 WIT Georgia 22 9 6 7 33 29 +4 33 Qualification to Relegation group
8 Sioni Bolnisi 22 7 4 11 17 30 −13 25
9 Metalurgi Zestafoni 22 4 8 10 17 34 −17 20
10 Guria Lanchkhuti 22 3 6 13 14 44 −30 15
11 Gorda Rustavi 22 3 5 14 16 37 −21 14
12 Samgurali Tskhaltubo 22 3 5 14 15 42 −27 14
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd matches won; 3rd head-to-head

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away DBA DIN GOR GUR KOL LOC MER MZE SMG SIO TKU WIT
Dinamo Batumi 2–0 1–0 4–0 4–1 1–3 1–0 3–1 1–0 1–0 1–0 3–0
Dinamo Tbilisi 2–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–0 6–0 6–1 3–0 2–0 0–2 2–5
Gorda Rustavi 1–1 0–1 1–2 1–2 0–2 0–3 0–0 3–0 1–0 0–3 3–2
Guria Lanchkhuti 0–0 0–2 2–1 1–0 0–1 1–1 0–3 1–1 0–0 0–2 1–5
Kolkheti-1913 Poti 1–0 0–4 4–1 2–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 6–0 2–1 3–2 3–0
Locomotive Tbilisi 3–2 2–1 1–0 2–0 2–0 3–0 3–0 1–0 1–2 1–1 3–1
Merani-91 Tbilisi 1–0 1–0 3–0 4–2 1–2 0–1 1–1 4–0 3–0 1–1 2–1
Metalurgi Zestafoni 1–1 0–1 2–1 0–0 0–0 0–3 0–1 3–1 4–0 0–3 0–3
Samgurali Tskhaltubo 2–3 1–2 2–0 3–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 1–1 1–4 1–2
Sioni Bolnisi 1–0 0–0 1–1 3–0 2–1 0–5 2–1 2–0 2–0 0–1 0–1
Torpedo Kutaisi 2–1 1–1 3–0 3–1 3–0 2–0 4–2 4–0 3–0 4–0 1–1
WIT Georgia 0–0 1–0 1–1 5–0 1–1 0–0 1–4 0–0 2–1 1–0 0–3
Source: rsssf.com
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Second stageEdit

Championship groupEdit

TableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Torpedo Kutaisi (C) 10 7 1 2 12 5 +7 48 Qualification for the Champions League first qualifying round
2 Locomotive Tbilisi 10 7 1 2 18 6 +12 47 Qualification for the UEFA Cup qualifying round
3 Dinamo Tbilisi 10 8 1 1 20 1 +19 44
4 Kolkheti-1913 Poti 10 2 2 6 9 16 −7 26
5 Dinamo Batumi 10 1 1 8 5 19 −14 23
6 Merani-91 Tbilisi 10 2 0 8 7 24 −17 23
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd matches won; 3rd head-to-head
(C) Champion

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away DIN DBA KOL MER LOC TKU
Dinamo Tbilisi 3–0 1–0 10–0 2–0 1–0
Dinamo Batumi 0–1 1–1 1–2 0–1 0–1
Kolkheti-1913 Poti 0–1 3–0 1–0 1–3 0–0
Merani-91 Tbilisi 0–1 0–1 4–1 0–1 1–2
Locomotive Tbilisi 0–0 5–1 4–1 3–0 0–1
Torpedo Kutaisi 1–0 2–1 2–1 3–0 0–1
Source: rsssf.com
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Relegation groupEdit

TableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
7 WIT Georgia 10 5 3 2 12 8 +4 35 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup first round
8 Sioni Bolnisi 10 5 1 4 18 13 +5 29
9 Metalurgi Zestafoni 10 5 2 3 16 10 +6 27
10 Gorda Rustavi (O) 10 5 3 2 20 11 +9 25 Qualification to Relegation play-offs
11 Samgurali Tskhaltubo (R) 10 5 1 4 11 10 +1 23 Relegation to Pirveli Liga
12 Guria Lanchkhuti (R) 10 0 0 10 4 29 −25 8
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd matches won; 3rd head-to-head
(O) Play-off winner; (R) Relegated

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away GOR GUR MZE SMG SIO WIT
Gorda Rustavi 5–0 1–0 1–0 3–0 2–2
Guria Lanchkhuti 1–5 0–3 1–2 1–3 0–1
Metalurgi Zestafoni 0–0 4–1 3–0 3–1 2–0
Samgurali Tskhaltubo 0–0 3–0 2–1 1–0 2–1
Sioni Bolnisi 4–2 2–0 5–0 2–1 0–0
WIT Georgia 4–1 1–0 0–0 1–0 2–1
Source: rsssf.com
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Relegation play-offsEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Goalscorer Team Goals
1   Suliko Davitashvili Locomotive Tbilisi /
Merani-91 Tbilisi
18
2   Andriy Poroshyn Torpedo Kutaisi 17
3   Zviad Endeladze Metalurgi Zestafoni /
Guria Lanchkhuti
14
4   Mikheil Bobokhidze Dinamo Tbilisi 13
5   Lado Burduli Dinamo Tbilisi 12
  Shalva Isiani Sioni Bolnisi 12
  Hamlet Tsivtsivadze Kolkheti-1913 Poti 12
8   Shalva Apkhazava Dinamo Batumi 11
  Zviad Kutateladze Torpedo Kutaisi 11
10   David Datvadze Locomotive Tbilisi 10
  Paata Machutadze Dinamo Batumi 10

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