2001 Montserrat Championship

The 2001 season of the Montserrat Championship was the sixth recorded season of top flight association football competition in Montserrat, with records for any competition held between 1975 and 1995 not available,[1] and the second iteration of the championship since the 1996–97 season was abandoned when the Soufrière Hills erupted causing widespread devastation to the island.[2] The championship was won by the Royal Montserrat Police Force, their fourth title out of the five completed seasons to date.[3]

Montserrat Championship
Season2001
ChampionsRoyal Montserrat Police Force
Relegatednone
Matches played20
Goals scored130 (6.5 per match)
Top goalscorerOttley Laborde - 21
2000

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Royal Montserrat Police Force (C) 8 7 1 0 49 6 +43 22
2 Ideal Boys 8 5 1 2 27 9 +18 16
3 Montserrat Volcano Observatory Tremors 8 5 0 3 29 20 +9 15
4 Montserrat Secondary School 8 1 1 6 14 42 −28 4
5 Seventh Day Adventists Trendsetters 8 0 1 7 11 25 −14 1
Updated to match(es) played on final day of the season. Source: [3]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion

Top scorersEdit

Position Player Team Goals
1st   Ottley Laborde Royal Montserrat Police Force 21[3]
2nd   Mark Stephany Royal Montserrat Police Force 13[4]
3rd   Neil Jones Montserrat Volcano Observatory Tremors 6[4]
3rd   Joseph Morris 6[4]

AwardsEdit

At the prize-giving ceremony, five prizes were awarded as follows:[4]

  • League Winners: Police
  • Most Improved Team: MSS
  • Most Disciplined Team: Police
  • Fair Play: Ideal
  • Most Improved Player: Kelvin Ponde

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Schöggl, Hans (18 December 2014). "Montserrat — List of Champions". www.rsssf.com. RSSSF. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  2. ^ Schöggl, Hans (18 December 2014). "Montserrat 1996/97". www.rsssf.com. RSSSF. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  3. ^ a b c Schöggl, Hans (22 July 2004). "Montserrat 2000". www.rsssf.com. RSSSF. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  4. ^ a b c d "Football League Ends Successful 2001 Season". montserratreporter.org. Montserrat Reporter. Retrieved 5 January 2016.