2001 in Norwegian football

Results from Norwegian football in 2001.

Football in Norway
Season2001
Men's football
TippeligaenRosenborg
1. divisjonVålerenga
2. divisjonTollnes (Group 1)
Åsane (Group 2)
Oslo Øst (Group 3)
Lørenskog (Group 4)
CupenViking
Women's football
ToppserienTrondheims-Ørn
1. divisjonSandviken
CupenTrondheims-Ørn
2000 Norway 2002

Men's footballEdit

League seasonEdit

TippeligaenEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Rosenborg (C) 26 17 6 3 71 30 +41 57 Qualification for the Champions League third qualifying round
2 Lillestrøm 26 17 5 4 64 33 +31 56 Qualification for the Champions League second qualifying round
3 Viking 26 14 7 5 43 29 +14 49 Qualification for the UEFA Cup first round[a]
4 Stabæk 26 14 3 9 45 39 +6 45 Qualification for the UEFA Cup qualifying round[b]
5 Molde 26 13 5 8 54 41 +13 44
6 Odd Grenland 26 12 6 8 50 40 +10 42
7 Brann 26 12 5 9 63 48 +15 41 Qualification for the UEFA Cup qualifying round[b]
8 Sogndal 26 9 5 12 45 61 −16 32
9 Bodø/Glimt 26 7 8 11 45 47 −2 29
10 Moss 26 9 2 15 35 48 −13 29
11 Lyn 26 6 8 12 40 49 −9 26
12 Bryne (O) 26 6 4 16 33 61 −28 22 Qualification for the relegation play-offs
13 Strømsgodset (R) 26 3 10 13 40 73 −33 19 Relegation to 1. divisjon
14 Tromsø (R) 26 4 4 18 23 52 −29 16
Source: fotball.no
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Since Viking qualified to the UEFA Cup first round as Norwegian Cup winners, their place in the UEFA Cup as third-placed team passed down and was awarded to Stabæk as the highest-placed team not already qualified for European competitions.
  2. ^ a b Brann qualified to the UEFA Cup through the UEFA Fair Play ranking award.
Play-offEdit

November 7: Bryne – Hamarkameratene 3–0

Bryne stadion
Att: 4030
1–0 (25) Marcus Andreasson 
2–0 (84) Trond Bjørnsen 
3–0 (86) Trond Bjørnsen 
Yellow card: Stian Thomassen, Hamarkameratene.

November 10: Hamarkameratene – Bryne 0–0 (agg. 0–3)

Briskeby Gressbane
Att: 2552
Yellow card: Marcus Andreasson, Geir Atle Undheim, Anders Friberg,
Bryne.

Bryne stayed up.

1. divisjonEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Vålerenga[a] (C, P) 30 19 8 3 71 29 +42 62 Promotion to Tippeligaen
2 Start (P) 30 18 8 4 59 33 +26 62
3 HamKam 30 18 6 6 28 21 +7 60 Qualification for the promotion play-offs
4 Haugesund 30 17 5 8 76 44 +32 56
5 Raufoss 30 15 5 10 61 43 +18 50
6 Aalesund 30 13 8 9 65 51 +14 47
7 Sandefjord 30 13 5 12 59 55 +4 44
8 Skeid 30 12 5 13 50 41 +9 41
9 L/F Hønefoss[b] 30 10 10 10 45 54 −9 40
10 Tromsdalen 30 10 9 11 40 56 −16 39
11 Hødd 30 9 8 13 50 51 −1 35
12 Ørn-Horten 30 10 4 16 41 72 −31 34
13 Mandalskameratene (R) 30 9 5 16 49 62 −13 32 Relegation to 2. divisjon
14 Kongsvinger (R) 30 8 5 17 33 57 −24 29
15 Kjelsås (R) 30 6 6 18 26 50 −24 24
16 Byåsen (R) 30 3 3 24 24 78 −54 12
Source: nifs.no
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Vålerenga was deducted 3 points due to use of ineligible players.[1]
  2. ^ L/F Hønefoss changed its name to Hønefoss BK after the 2001 season.

Second DivisionEdit

Group 1Edit
1. Tollnes 26 14 8 4 73- 47 50 Promoted
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2. FF Lillehammer 26 15 5 6 44- 31 50
3. Eik-Tønsberg 26 15 4 7 63- 44 49
4. Fredrikstad 26 15 2 9 52- 42 47
5. Bærum 26 12 5 9 60- 44 41
6. Nybergsund 26 12 3 11 43- 37 39
7. Ullensaker/Kisa 26 10 6 10 58- 58 36
8. Pors Grenland 26 11 3 12 46- 52 36
9. Kvik Halden 26 11 1 14 41- 38 34
10.Sprint/Jeløy 26 10 4 12 42- 54 34
11.Stabæk 2 26 10 3 13 46- 43 33
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12.Asker 26 8 5 13 42- 56 29 Relegated
13.Ullern 26 5 5 16 36- 68 20 Relegated
14.Odd Grenland 2 26 5 4 17 47- 79 19 Relegated
Group 2Edit
1. Åsane 26 19 4 3 57- 17 61 Promoted
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2. Fana 26 17 4 5 66- 36 55
3. Vard Haugesund 26 16 4 6 71- 40 52
4. Fyllingen 26 14 6 6 63- 48 48
5. Løv-Ham 26 14 1 11 59- 36 43
6. Nord 26 13 2 11 54- 50 41
7. Viking 2 26 11 4 11 71- 65 37
8. Vidar 26 11 3 12 60- 62 36
9. Førde 26 9 6 11 60- 70 33
10.Tornado 26 9 5 12 56- 63 32
11.Nest-Sotra 26 9 4 13 49- 51 31
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12.Sandnes 26 9 4 13 47- 56 31 Relegated
13.Florø 26 4 5 17 32- 69 17 Relegated
14.Stord 26 1 0 25 31- 113 3 Relegated
Group 3Edit
1. Oslo Øst 26 18 4 4 74- 36 58 Promoted
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2. Strindheim 26 15 5 6 70- 45 50
3. Rosenborg 2 26 15 4 7 58- 37 49
4. Romerike 26 14 5 7 66- 34 47
5. Træff 26 11 5 10 55- 50 38
6. Skarbøvik 26 10 6 10 47- 58 36
7. Steinkjer 26 10 5 11 44- 48 35
8. Clausenengen 26 10 5 11 55- 63 35
9. Molde 2 26 9 6 11 60- 50 33
10.Spjelkavik 26 8 6 12 49- 66 30
11.Verdal 26 8 5 13 42- 51 29
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12.Gjøvik/Lyn 26 7 6 13 34- 48 27 Relegated
13.Stjørdals/Blink 26 9 0 17 37- 74 27 Relegated
14.Ranheim 26 6 2 18 37- 68 20 Relegated
Group 4Edit
1. Lørenskog 26 18 5 3 69- 23 59 Promoted
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2. Skarp 26 17 2 7 85- 45 53
3. Lofoten 26 15 6 5 65- 43 51
4. Lyn 2 26 13 4 9 57- 41 43
5. Alta 26 13 1 12 60- 57 40
6. Stålkameratene 26 11 5 10 60- 67 38
7. Harstad 26 10 5 11 58- 49 35
8. Skjervøy 26 8 10 8 50- 50 34
9. Eidsvold Turn 26 10 3 13 52- 53 33
10.Mo 26 9 6 11 55- 61 33
11. Hammerfest 26 8 4 14 44- 58 28
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12.Fauske/Sprint 26 8 2 16 46- 79 26 Relegated
13.Narvik 26 6 6 14 43- 58 24 Relegated
14.Finnsnes 26 5 3 18 32- 92 18 Relegated

Third DivisionEdit

Group 1Edit
1. Lillestrøm 2 20 17 2 1 99–17 53 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Grorud 20 14 2 4 52–28 44
3. Vålerenga 2 20 12 2 6 59–40 38
4. Lisleby 20 10 3 7 37–38 33
5. Råde 20 9 2 9 42–37 29
6. Rygge 20 7 4 9 40–44 25
7. Rælingen 20 7 2 11 34–53 23
8. Rolvsøy 20 6 3 11 28–57 21
9. Volla 20 5 3 12 34–50 18 (1
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10.Vestli 20 5 2 13 28–59 17 Relegated
11.Oppsal 20 4 3 13 28–58 15 Relegated
Tune withdrew

(1: Volla changed their name to Focus

Group 2Edit
1. Follo 22 18 1 3 79–22 55 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Østsiden 22 16 2 4 60–22 50
3. Årvoll 22 15 3 4 77–40 48
4. KFUM Oslo 22 13 6 3 48–19 45
5. Navestad 22 12 2 8 47–33 38 (1
6. Fredrikstad 2 22 8 3 11 44–51 27
7. Oslo Øst 2 22 7 4 11 37–48 25
8. Borgen 22 6 6 10 46–52 24
9. Torp 22 7 3 12 41–60 24
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10.Bjerke 22 5 3 14 36–61 18 Relegated
11.Leirsund 22 5 3 14 38–79 18 Relegated
12.Lommedalen 22 1 2 19 35–101 5 Relegated

(1: Navestad changed their name to Borg Fotball (superstructure).

Group 3Edit
1. Kongsvinger 2 22 13 3 6 63–28 42
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Nittedal 22 13 3 6 67–42 42 Play-off
3. Brumunddal 22 12 6 4 53–29 42 
4. Romerike 2 22 12 4 6 60–43 40
5. Grue 22 12 3 7 62–39 39 
6. Ringsaker 22 8 8 6 38–33 32
7. Høland 22 9 3 10 56–57 30
8. Aurskog/Finstadbru 22 7 7 8 44–37 28
9. Sørumsand 22 8 3 11 44–57 27
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10.Eidskog 22 7 4 11 36–56 25 Relegated
11.Kjellmyra 22 4 2 16 21–59 14 Relegated
12.Flisa 22 3 2 17 27–91 11 Relegated
Group 4Edit
1. Moss 2 22 17 5 0 72–28 56 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Sparta 22 11 4 7 49–28 37
3. Strømmen 22 10 5 7 46–37 35 
4. Nordstrand 22 11 2 9 45–37 35
5. Haugerud 22 10 5 7 47–42 35 (1
6. Skeid 2 22 9 4 9 53–50 31
7. Selbak 22 8 5 9 43–43 29
8. Drøbak/Frogn 22 8 5 9 37–42 29
9. Fjellhamar 22 7 5 10 42–44 26
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10.Bækkelaget 22 4 10 8 31–44 22 Relegated
12. Tistedalen 22 3 8 11 26–52 17 Relegated
13.Korsvoll 22 2 6 14 23–67 12 Relegated

(1: Haugerud merged with Tveita and Trosterud to form Hellerud.

Group 5Edit
1. Frigg Oslo 22 14 5 3 57–29 47 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Trøgstad/Båstad 22 14 3 5 56–24 45
3. Kjelsås 2 22 12 6 4 47–20 42
4. Sarpsborg 22 12 4 6 66–43 40
5. Rakkestad 22 11 3 8 45–37 36
6. Fagerborg 22 11 2 9 53–33 35
7. Greåker 22 8 8 6 32–31 32
8. Spydeberg 22 7 5 10 39–53 26
9. Sander 22 7 5 10 32–52 26
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10.Galterud 22 4 7 11 41–50 19 Relegated
11.Bygdø 22 5 3 14 30–68 18 Relegated
12.Nesodden 22 0 3 19 26–84 3 Relegated
Group 6Edit
1. Elverum 22 17 1 4 95–25 52 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Raufoss 2 22 17 1 4 89–29 52
3. Vardal 22 11 5 6 63–43 38
4. Ringebu/Fåvang 22 10 3 9 53–59 33
5. Hamarkameratene 2 22 8 6 8 54–39 30
6. Trysil 22 9 3 10 45–48 30
7. Toten 22 8 5 9 48–55 29
8. Kolbu/KK 22 8 5 9 48–56 29
9. FF Lillehammer 2 22 7 3 12 43–69 24
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10.Kvam 22 7 2 13 38–70 23 Relegated
11.Lom 22 7 2 13 38–72 23 Relegated
12.Sel/Otta 22 3 4 15 26–75 13 Relegated
Group 7Edit
1. Grindvoll 22 17 3 2 65–26 54 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Mercantile/Lamb. 22 16 3 3 54–15 51 (1
3. Grei 22 14 5 3 61–23 47
4. L/F Hønefoss 2 22 13 3 6 58–39 42
5. Jevnaker 22 10 1 11 50–43 31
6. Holmen 22 7 5 10 32–48 26 
7. Vang 22 7 3 12 35–52 24
8. Sør-Aurdal 22 6 5 11 32–51 23 (2
9. Lunner 22 6 4 12 42–60 22
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10.Fart 22 6 4 12 35–58 22 Relegated
11.Gjøvik/Lyn 2 22 5 3 14 35–58 18 Relegated
12.Rommen 22 4 3 15 29–55 15 Relegated

(1 Mercantile/Lambertseter changed their name (back) to Mercantile. (2 Sør-Aurdal merged with Fagernes to form SAFK Fagernes.

Group 8Edit
1. Strømsgodset 2 22 18 1 3 72–17 55
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Birkebeineren 22 16 2 4 80–24 50 Play-off
3. Fossum (Bærum) 22 15 3 4 63–24 48
4. Runar 22 15 3 4 63–27 48
5. Teie 22 15 1 6 44–38 46
6. Stokke 22 8 3 11 46–50 27
7. Åssiden 22 8 3 11 45–52 27
8. Falk 22 8 1 13 39–64 25
9. Slemmestad 22 5 1 16 26–64 16
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10. Halsen-Larvik 22 4 3 15 23–72 15 Relegated
11.Drafn 22 3 4 15 47–67 13 Relegated
12.Sandefjord BK 22 2 5 15 32–81 11 Relegated
Group 9Edit
1. Larvik Fotball 22 18 2 2 95–19 56 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Flint 22 16 3 3 92–31 51
3. Larvik Turn 22 16 3 3 67–25 51
4. Mjøndalen 22 14 1 7 60–34 43
5. Åmot 22 13 3 6 50–37 42
6. Vestfossen 22 11 2 9 60–50 35
7. Eik-Tønsberg 2 22 11 1 10 40–53 34
8. Kongsberg 22 10 2 10 40–32 32
9. Tønsberg FK 22 7 0 15 28–62 21
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10.Borre 22 4 1 17 32–79 13 Relegated
11.Konnerud 22 1 2 19 23–77 5 Relegated
12.Rjukan 22 0 2 20 25–113 2 Relegated
Group 10Edit
1. Jerv 22 15 2 5 60–23 47 Play-off 
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - 
2. Langesund/Stath. 22 14 2 6 49–34 44
3. Urædd 22 10 6 6 48–36 36
4. FK Arendal 22 10 6 6 46–38 36
5. Notodden 22 10 2 10 50–43 32
6. Skotfoss 22 9 4 9 50–41 31
7. Skarphedin 22 9 4 9 39–30 31 
8. Herkules 22 8 3 11 35–53 27
9. Siljan 22 7 5 10 39–49 26
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10.Brevik 22 6 5 11 37–51 23 Relegated
11.Seljord 22 6 5 11 37–54 23 Relegated
12.Langangen 22 4 4 14 25–63 16 Relegated
Group 11Edit
1. Vindbjart 22 17 1 4 70–29 52 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Lyngdal 22 16 3 3 53–20 51
3. Start 2 22 15 2 5 75–28 47
4. Flekkerøy 22 14 1 7 47–33 43
5. Våg 22 12 3 7 59–33 39
6. Flekkefjord 22 11 4 7 46–51 37
7. Vigør 22 9 4 9 48–43 31
8. Søgne 22 8 3 11 46–50 27
9. Rygene 22 5 3 14 27–49 18
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10.Kvinesdal 22 3 5 14 21–65 14 Relegated
11. Giv Akt 22 3 2 17 23–66 11 Relegated
12.Randesund 22 3 1 18 29–77 10 Relegated
Group 12Edit
1. Klepp 22 16 1 5 78–33 49 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Bryne 2 22 16 1 5 63–24 49
3. Eiger 22 13 2 7 53–44 41
4. Randaberg 22 12 3 7 47–40 39
5. Vardeneset 22 11 2 9 68–48 35
6. Vaulen 22 9 3 10 61–61 30
7. Tasta 22 9 3 10 55–55 30
8. Ulf-Sandnes 22 8 4 10 43–47 28
9. Egersund 22 8 4 10 35–41 28
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10.Staal 22 8 3 11 54–58 27 Relegated
11.Rosseland 22 7 1 14 44–57 22 Relegated
12.Nærbø 22 0 3 19 12–105 3 Relegated
Group 13Edit
1. Vedavåg Karmøy 22 15 4 3 57–27 49 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Ålgård 22 13 4 5 53–35 43
3. Åkra 22 13 2 7 64–42 41
4. Hundvåg 22 10 5 7 44–35 35
5. Hana 22 11 2 9 48–43 35
6. Torvastad 22 10 1 11 42–46 31
7. Haugesund 2 22 8 5 9 50–44 29
8. Figgjo 22 8 3 11 46–48 27
9. Sola 22 7 4 11 34–54 25
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10.Kopervik 22 6 6 10 30–38 24 Relegated
11.Skjold 22 6 4 12 31–51 22 Relegated
12.Ganddal 22 3 4 15 23–59 13 Relegated
Group 14Edit
1. Radøy 22 17 5 0 87–29 56 Play-off (1
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Hald 22 12 6 4 46–25 42
3. Ny-Krohnborg 22 12 4 6 65–42 40
4. Gneist 22 11 3 8 56–40 36
5. Austevoll 22 9 5 8 59–51 32
6. Lyngbø 22 10 2 10 38–40 32
7. Arna-Bjørnar 22 8 3 11 37–50 27
8. Osterøy 22 8 2 12 26–61 26
9. Trane 22 7 4 11 49–58 25
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10.Bergen Nord 22 7 2 13 39–59 23 Relegated
11.Nordhordland 22 4 5 13 29–49 17 Relegated
12.Frøya 22 4 5 13 26–53 17 Relegated

(1 Radøy merged with Manger to form Radøy/Manger.

Group 15Edit
1. Brann 2 22 15 5 2 84–23 50 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Askøy 22 15 2 5 81–42 47
3. Hovding 22 13 6 3 54–27 45
4. Vadmyra 22 11 3 8 47–44 36
5. Os 22 11 2 9 45–42 35
6. Trott 22 9 5 8 43–30 32
7. Follese 22 8 5 9 37–44 29
8. Bremnes 22 8 4 10 44–48 28
9. Varegg 22 6 7 9 43–44 25
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10.Trio 22 7 4 11 41–44 25 Relegated
11.Kjøkkelvik 22 5 1 16 23–74 16 Relegated
12.Bjarg 22 1 2 19 24–104 5 Relegated
Group 16Edit
1. Stryn 22 16 2 4 82–33 50 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Jotun 22 15 3 4 86–21 48
3. Fjøra 22 14 5 3 76–31 47
4. Sogndal 2 22 14 3 5 82–40 45
5. Sandane 22 10 1 11 75–55 31
6. Høyang 22 9 4 9 61–67 31
7. Saga 22 9 3 10 32–53 30
8. Dale (Sunnfjord) 22 8 4 10 38–47 28
9. Eid 22 7 6 9 37–43 27
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10.Kaupanger 22 7 1 14 28–78 22 Relegated
11.Askvoll/Holmedal 22 3 2 17 28–93 11 Relegated
12.Eikefjord 22 3 0 19 30–94 9 Relegated
Group 17Edit
1. Langevåg 24 18 3 3 83–33 57 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Ørsta 24 17 4 3 80–33 55
3. Aalesund 2 24 12 4 8 71–43 40
4. Stranda 24 12 4 8 61–49 40
5. Velledalen/Ringen 24 9 10 5 51–39 37
6. Bergsøy 24 11 4 9 53–62 37
7. Vigra 24 9 5 10 43–44 32
8. Hareid 24 9 4 11 44–48 31
9. Volda 24 8 7 9 48–58 31
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10.Brattvåg 24 8 3 13 38–56 27 Relegated
11.Haramsøy/Nordøy 24 8 1 15 44–73 25 Relegated
12.Hovdebygda 24 3 5 16 32–68 14 Relegated
13.Åram/Vanylvskam. 24 2 6 16 34–76 12 Relegated
Group 18Edit
1. Dahle 22 15 2 5 70–38 47 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Kristiansund 22 14 3 5 74–40 45
3. Åndalsnes 22 12 3 7 69–44 39
4. Midsund 22 10 6 6 57–45 36
5. Sunndal 22 11 3 8 46–40 36
6. Gossen 22 11 1 10 51–46 34
7. Surnadal 22 11 1 10 49–48 34
8. Averøykameratene 22 10 1 11 49–48 31
9. Ekko/Aureosen 22 9 3 10 42–56 30
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10.Bryn 22 6 1 15 26–64 19 Relegated
11.Kvass/Ulvungen 22 5 2 15 36–57 17 Relegated
12.Vestnes Varfjell 22 4 2 16 33–76 14 Relegated
Group 19Edit
1. Nidelv 22 16 5 1 67–23 53 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Kolstad 22 14 2 6 65–41 44
3. Løkken 22 13 4 5 69–36 43 (1
4. Orkla 22 13 4 5 42–27 43
5. Tynset 22 11 7 4 70–41 40
6. Buvik 22 10 2 10 60–59 32
7. Nardo 22 9 3 10 36–43 30
8. Malvik FK 22 7 5 10 40–46 26
9. Melhus 22 5 5 12 34–45 20
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10.NTNUI 22 6 2 14 37–68 20 Relegated
11.KIL/Hemne 22 3 5 14 36–67 14 Relegated
12.Røros 22 2 2 18 27–87 8 Relegated

(1 Løkken merged with Dalguten to form Løkken/Dalguten.

Group 20Edit
1. Levanger 22 15 3 4 67–23 48 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Tiller 22 14 3 5 73–40 45
3. Bangsund 22 12 6 4 45–28 42 
4. Rørvik 22 12 4 6 56–38 40
5. Rissa 22 11 6 5 62–31 39
6. Varden (Meråker) 22 10 4 8 64–51 34 (1
7. Selbu 22 9 3 10 38–47 30
8. Vinne/Verdal 2 22 7 2 13 34–57 23
9. Namsos 22 6 3 13 51–68 21
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10.Kvik (Trondheim) 22 5 4 13 47–55 19 Relegated
11.Bogen 22 5 4 13 28–69 19 Relegated
12.Fosen 22 3 4 15 25–83 13 Relegated

(1: Varden withdrew before the 2002 season.

Group 21Edit
1. Innstranden 18 13 4 1 88–22 43 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Bodø/Glimt 2 18 11 4 3 69–30 37
3. Steigen 18 11 4 3 60–24 37
4. Mosjøen 18 10 3 5 38–38 33
5. Tverlandet 18 9 3 6 48–35 30
6. Brønnøysund 18 7 5 6 31–40 26
7. Sandnessjøen 18 6 4 8 17–32 22
8. Nesna 18 3 1 14 34–70 10
9. Leirfjord 18 2 2 14 17–51 8 
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10.Mo 2 18 2 2 14 21–81 8 Relegated
Gevir Bodø withdrew.
Group 22Edit
1. Vesterålen 20 19 0 1 99–25 57 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Skånland/Omegn 20 13 5 2 54–29 44
3. Grovfjord 20 12 1 7 43–30 37
4. Flakstad 20 10 3 7 49–33 33
5. Medkila 20 9 2 9 57–51 29
6. Morild 20 7 7 6 32–42 28
7. Ballangen 20 8 1 11 38–58 25
8. Beisfjord 20 6 3 11 38–58 21
9. Høken 20 3 7 10 43–55 16
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10.Melbo 20 5 1 14 44–75 16 Relegated
11. Harstad 2 20 2 2 16 33–74 8 Relegated
Lofoten 2 withdrew.
Group 23Edit
1. Salangen 22 17 1 4 84–44 52 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Tromsø 2 22 13 3 6 87–48 42
3. Lyngen/Karnes 22 13 3 6 80–41 42
4. Senja 22 12 4 6 86–54 40
5. Fløya 22 11 3 8 60–55 36
6. Ramfjord 22 10 3 9 61–48 33
7. Ringvassøy 22 10 1 11 58–51 31
8. Tromsdalen 2 22 9 2 11 67–69 29
9. Kvaløysletta 22 7 3 12 46–66 24
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10.Nordreisa 22 7 2 13 28–62 23 Relegated
11.Ishavsbyen 22 6 4 12 41–63 22 Relegated
12.Finnsnes 2 22 2 1 19 31–128 7 (ex Pioner) Relegated
Group 24Edit
1. Porsanger 20 16 3 1 73–19 51 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Kautokeino 20 16 2 2 77–28 50
3. Bossekop 20 13 2 5 67–24 41
4. Nordlys 20 10 2 8 65–39 32
5. Polarstjernen 20 8 4 8 37–53 28
6. Tverrelvdalen 20 8 1 11 36–68 25
7. Kirkenes 20 6 4 10 39–43 22
8. Honningsvåg 20 6 2 12 25–60 20
9. Nerskogen 20 5 3 12 34–59 18
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10.Nordkinn 20 5 2 13 26–53 17 Relegated
11.Sørøy/Glimt 20 3 3 14 32–65 12 Relegated

Play-offEdit

First roundEdit

September 29: Lillestrøm 2 – Follo 1–0
Larvik Fotball – Vindbjart 3–1
Salangen – Porsanger 2–1
September 30: Grindvoll – Nittedal 2–0
Stryn – Elverum 4–3
Vedavåg Karmøy – Klepp 1–2
Brann 2 – Radøy 1–1
Dahle – Langevåg 5–2
Nidelv – Levanger 2–0
Vesterålen – Innstranden 1–2
October 16: Moss 2 – Frigg Oslo 1–1
November 3: Birkebeineren – Jerv 2–1

Second roundEdit

October 6: Follo – Lillestrøm 2 2–0 (agg. 2–1)
Nittedal – Grindvoll 2–3 (agg. 2–5)
Elverum – Stryn 4–0 (agg. 7–4)
Vindbjart – Larvik Fotball 1–0 (agg. 2–3)
Porsanger – Salangen 1–3 (agg. 2–5)
October 7: Klepp – Vedavåg Karmøy 4–2 (agg. 6–3)
Langevåg – Dahle 3–0 (agg. 5–5, Langevåg on away goals)
Levanger – Nidelv 3–0 (agg. 3–2)
Innstranden – Vesterålen 2–5 (agg. 4–6)
October 14: Radøy – Brann 2 2–2 (agg. 3–3, Brann 2 on away goals)
October 19: Frigg Oslo – Moss 2 1–0 (agg. 2–1)
November 10: Jerv – Birkebeineren 3–0 (agg. 4–2)

Edit

Brann 2, Elverum, Follo, Frigg Oslo, Grindvoll, Jerv, Klepp, Langevåg, Larvik, Levanger, Salangen and Vesterålen

Norwegian CupEdit

FinalEdit

Bryne0–3Viking
Report Eskeland   5' (o.g.)
Berre   56'
Tihinen   71'
Attendance: 25,823

UEFA competitionsEdit

Norwegian representativesEdit

Champions LeagueEdit

Qualifying roundsEdit

Second qualifying roundEdit
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Levski Sofia   1–1 (a)   Brann 0–0 1–1
Third qualifying roundEdit
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Inter Bratislava   3–7   Rosenborg 3–3 0–4

Champions League, Phase 1Edit

Group EEdit
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Juventus 6 3 2 1 11 8 +3 11 Advance to second group stage
2   Porto 6 3 1 2 7 5 +2 10
3   Celtic 6 3 0 3 8 11 −3 9 Transfer to UEFA Cup
4   Rosenborg 6 1 1 4 4 6 −2 4

Matches

  • September 18: Rosenborg – Porto (Portugal) 1–2
  • September 25: Rosenborg – Juventus (Italy) 1–1
  • October 10: Celtic (Scotland) – Rosenborg 1–0
  • October 17: Juventus – Rosenborg 1–0
  • October 23: Rosenborg – Celtic 2–0
  • October 31: Porto – Rosenborg 1–0

UEFA CupEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

August 9: Viking – Brotnjo (Bosnia) 1–0
Stavanger stadion
Att: 2900
1–0 (83) Erik Fuglestad (penalty)
Referee: John Underhill, Scotland.
Red card: Sablic Nino, Brotnjo (90).
Yellow card: Dragan Blathjak, Sablic Nino, Miljenko Sedelj, Brotnjo.
August 23: Brotnjo – Viking 1–1 (agg. 1–2)
Citluk
Att: 5000
0–1 (26) Hannu Tihinen 
1–1 (31) Danijel Krivic 
Referee: Rene Rogala, Switzerland.
Red card: Denis Milos (76), Brotnjo.
Yellow card: Jancevski, Raguz, Jerkovic, Brotnjo.

First roundEdit

September 20: Kilmarnock (Scotland) – Viking 1–1
Rugby Park
Att: 6322
0–1 (45) Tom Sanne 
1–1 (73) Craig Dargo 
Referee: Ivan Dobrinov, Bulgaria.
Yellow card: Hannu Tihinen, Viking.
September 20: Odd Grenland – Helsingborg (Sweden) 2–2
Odd Stadion
Att: 3012
1–0 (9) Morten Fevang
1–1 (23) Mikael Hansson 
2–1 (32) Edwin van Ankeren 
2–2 (56) Alvaro Santos 
Referee: Sten Kaldma, Estonia.
Yellow card: Morten Fevang, Odd Grenland, Bjørn Johansen, Jesper Jansson, 
Helsingborg.
September 27: Helsingborg – Odd Grenland 1–1 (agg. 3–3, Helsingborg on away goals)
Olympia
Att: 4034
1–0 (3) Alvaro Santos
1–1 (43) Morten Fevang 
Referee: Sergiy Shebek, Ukraine.
September 27: Viking – Kilmarnock 2–0 (agg. 3–1)
Stavanger stadion
Att: 4335
1–0 (1) Tom Sanne 
2–0 (18) Erik Nevland 
Referee: Eric Romain, Belgium.
Yellow card: Ally Mitchell, Kilmarnock.

Second roundEdit

October 16: Viking – Hertha BSC Berlin (Germany) 0–1
Stavanger stadion
Att: 3750
0–1 (5) Michael Preetz 
Referee: Miroslav Liba, Czech Republic.
Yellow card: Morten Berre, Hannu Tihinen, Viking, Rob Maas, Bart Goor, Hertha Berlin.
November 1: Hertha BSC Berlin – Viking 2–0 (agg. 3–0)
Olympiastadion
Att: 19.864
1–0 (17) Alex Alves 
2–0 (28) Eijölfur Sverrisson 
Referee: Paul Allaerts, Belgium

Women's footballEdit

League seasonEdit

ToppserienEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Trondheims-Ørn (C) 18 17 1 0 90 13 +77 52 Qualification for the UEFA Women's Cup second qualifying round
2 Kolbotn 18 15 0 3 55 20 +35 45
3 Arna-Bjørnar 18 13 2 3 41 27 +14 41
4 Asker 18 11 2 5 59 26 +33 35
5 Klepp 18 8 2 8 32 38 −6 26
6 Team Strømmen 18 6 0 12 31 50 −19 18
7 Røa 18 3 3 12 18 51 −33 12
8 Byåsen 18 3 3 12 15 64 −49 12
9 Liungen (R) 18 2 4 12 25 57 −32 10 Relegation to 1. divisjon
10 Athene Moss (R) 18 1 5 12 13 33 −20 8
Source: NIFS
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

1. divisjonEdit

1. Sandviken 16 11 2 3 54- 22 35 Promoted
2. FK Larvik 16 11 2 3 63- 35 32 Promoted
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3. Follese 16 7 3 6 21- 27 24
4. Fløya 16 6 4 6 28- 31 22
5. Haugar 16 6 3 7 26- 33 21
6. Fortuna 16 6 2 8 34- 33 20
7. Vålerenga 16 4 5 7 30- 27 17
8. Medkila 16 4 5 7 31- 32 17
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9. Verdal 16 3 2 11 17- 64 11 Relegated
Grand Bodø withdrew before the season because of financial problems.

2. divisjonEdit

Group 1Edit
1. Skeid 22 22 0 0 145- 11 66 Play-off
2. Kolbotn 2 22 16 2 4 103- 33 50
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
3. Gjelleråsen 22 13 2 7 64- 55 41 Play-off
4. Bækkelaget 22 11 4 7 75- 40 37
5. Storhamar 22 12 1 9 60- 49 37
6. Asker 2 22 11 2 9 77- 72 35
7. Vallset 22 9 2 11 43- 61 29
8. Team Strømmen 2 22 9 1 12 51- 70 28
9. Skjetten 22 9 0 13 59- 86 27
10. Gjøvik FK 22 4 3 15 36- 78 15
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11.Kvik Halden 22 3 2 17 30- 91 11 Relegated
12.Kurland 22 3 1 18 16–113 10 Relegated
Group 2Edit
1. Fossum (Skien) 16 13 0 3 57–22 39 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Donn 16 12 1 3 53–15 37
3. Amazon Grimstad 16 11 3 2 56–17 36
4. Søgne 16 5 3 8 28–35 18
5. Runar 16 5 3 8 20–40 18
6. Notodden 16 4 4 8 20–40 16 
7. Bingen 16 4 3 9 25–61 15
8. Eik-Tønsberg 16 3 3 10 24–36 12
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9. Horten FK 16 2 6 8 27–44 12 Relegated
Group 3Edit
1. Bryne 7 6 1 0 27- 6 19 Play-off Vestland
2. Hinna 7 4 3 0 15- 3 15 Play-off Vestland
3. Havørn 7 5 0 2 16–12 15 Play-off Vestland
4. Randaberg 7 4 1 2 19–18 13 Play-off Vestland
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
5. Flekkefjord 7 2 1 4 14–14 7 
6. Austrått 7 2 0 5 14–11 6
7. Vard Haugesund 7 1 0 6 6–25 3
8. Eiger 7 1 0 6 6–28 3
Group 4Edit
1. Øygard 9 8 1 0 32- 4 25 Play-off Vestland
2. Sandane 9 6 1 2 39- 8 19 Play-off Vestland
3. Kaupanger 9 6 1 2 31–12 19 Play-off Vestland
4. Nymark 9 5 2 2 30–19 17 Play-off Vestland
5. Arna-Bjørnar 2 9 5 2 2 23–14 17 Play-off Vestland
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
6. Fyllingen 9 3 2 4 14–26 11
7. Voss 9 3 0 6 17–13 9
8. Bremnes 9 2 1 6 12–29 7
9. Åsane 9 0 3 6 8–36 3
10.Djerv 9 0 1 8 4–49 1
Group 5Edit
1. Herd 15 11 3 1 66–20 36 Play-off Møre/Trøndelag
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Molde 15 9 2 4 50–33 29
3. Stranda 15 7 4 4 33–25 25
4. Træff 15 5 3 7 22–29 18
5. Velledalen/Ringen 15 2 4 9 16–43 10
6. Haramsøy/Nordøy 15 2 2 11 16–53 8
Group 6Edit
1. Trondheims/Ørn 2 16 14 1 1 62–12 43
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Orkla 16 13 0 3 72–32 39 Play-off Møre/Trøndelag
3. Kattem/Leinstrand 16 12 1 3 72–32 37
4. Ranheim 16 7 1 8 73–57 22
5. Rindals/Troll 16 5 2 9 34–44 17
6. Singsås 16 5 1 10 34–63 16
7. Byåsen 2 16 4 3 9 35–41 15
8. Tolga/Tynset 16 3 2 11 26–72 11
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9. Stadsbygd 16 3 1 12 21–76 10 Relegated
Group 7Edit
1. Innstranden 12 12 0 0 77- 5 36 Play-off Nord-Norge
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Fauske/Sprint 12 6 4 2 42–22 22
3. Grand Bodø 2 12 6 3 3 37–25 21
4. Olderskog 12 5 0 7 24–36 15
5. Sandsnessjøen 12 3 3 6 26–27 12
6. Bossmo/Ytteren 12 2 4 6 14–37 10
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7. Drevvatn 12 0 2 10 10–78 2 Relegated
Group 8Edit
1. Håkvik 12 9 2 1 60–21 29 Play-off Nord-Norge
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Leknes 12 8 1 3 72–27 25 
3. Stålbrott 12 8 0 4 50–36 24
4. Narvik FK 12 6 0 6 29–30 18
5. Morild 12 4 1 7 27–41 13
6. Kvæfjord 12 3 0 9 11–44 9 
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7. Medkila 2/Brage/Trondenes 2 12 2 0 10 16–66 6 Relegated
Group 9Edit
1. Alta 14 13 0 1 69–12 39 Play-off Nord-Norge
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Tromsdalen 14 12 1 1 77–11 37
3. Pioner 14 9 0 5 58–22 27
4. Fløya 2 14 7 3 4 61–32 24
5. Salangen 14 6 2 6 39–47 20
6. Kvaløysletta 14 4 0 10 24–63 12
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7. HIF/Stein 14 2 0 12 25–52 6 Relegated
8. Sørreisa 14 0 0 14 7–121 0 Relegated

Play-off VestlandEdit

1. Nymark 8 6 1 1 32- 8 19 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Bryne 8 5 1 2 23–13 16
3. Sandane 8 4 2 2 22–11 14
4. Kaupanger 8 4 2 2 21–15 14
5. Øygard 8 4 1 3 23–14 13
6. Hinna 8 3 2 3 19–13 11
7. Arna-Bjørnar 2 8 3 1 4 12–23 10
8. Havørn 8 1 1 6 10–20 4
9. Randaberg 8 0 1 7 9–54 1

Play-out Group 3Edit

1. Flekkefjord 6 4 0 2 19–10 12
2. Vard Haugesund 6 4 0 2 13- 8 12
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3. Austrått 6 2 1 3 11–14 7
4. Eiger 6 1 1 4 8–19 4

Play-out Group 4Edit

1. Voss 8 6 1 1 25–10 19
2. Bremnes 8 5 2 1 23–13 17 
3. Fyllingen 8 3 3 2 18–17 12
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4. Djerv 8 1 3 4 7–13 6
5. Åsane 8 0 1 7 4–24 1

Play-off Møre/TrøndelagEdit

September 23: Herd – Orkla 1–0

Herd to play-off. (Match in Sunndal)

Play-off Nord-NorgeEdit

September 21: Innstranden – Håkvik 1–0
September 22: Innstranden – Alta 5–0
September 23: Håkvik – Alta

(Tournament in Narvik)

1. Innstranden 2 2 0 0 6- 0 6 Play-off
– - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – -
2. Håkvik 1 0 0 1 0- 1 0
3. Alta 1 0 0 2 0- 5 0

Play-off Group AEdit

September 29: Skeid – Herd 5–0
October 7: Innstranden – Skeid 0–0
October 14: Herd – Innstranden 0–4
1. Skeid 2 1 1 0 5- 0 4 Promoted
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2. Innstranden 2 1 1 0 4- 0 4
3. Herd 2 0 0 2 0- 9 0

Play-off Group BEdit

1. Gjelleråsen 2 2 0 0 6- 1 6 Promoted
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2. Nymark 2 1 0 1 2- 5 3
3. Fossum (Skien) 2 0 0 2 2- 4 0

Women's European CupEdit

Norwegian representativesEdit

UEFA CupEdit

Group 1Edit

September 20: Trondheims/Ørn – KR Reykjavik (Iceland) 9–0
September 22: Trondheims/Ørn – Babruyshanka (Bulgaria) 6–1
September 24: Eendracht Aalst (Belgium) – Trondheims/Ørn 0–8
1.Trondheims-Ørn 3 3 0 0 23- 1 9
2.FC Babruyshanka 3 2 0 1 8- 8 6
3.KSC Eendracht Aalst 3 1 0 2 5–15 3
4.KR (Reykjavík) 3 0 0 3 4–16 0

Quarter-finalsEdit

March 16: Trondheims/Ørn – HJK Helsinki (Finland) 2–1
March 28: HJK Helsinki – Trondheims/Ørn 2–0 (agg. 3–2)

National teamsEdit

Norway men's national football teamEdit

Date Venue Opponent Res.* Comp. Norwegian goalscorers
January 24 Hong Kong   South Korea 3–2 F Frode Johnsen (2), Thorstein Helstad
February 28 Belfast   Northern Ireland 4–0 F Thorstein Helstad (2), John Carew, Ståle Stensaas
March 24 Oslo   Poland 2–3 WCQ John Carew, Ole Gunnar Solskjær
March 28 Minsk   Belarus 1–2 WCQ Ole Gunnar Solskjær
April 25 Oslo   Bulgaria 2–1 F Øyvind Leonhardsen (2)
June 2 Kiev   Ukraine 0–0 WCQ
June 6 Oslo   Belarus 1–1 WCQ John Carew
August 15 Oslo   Turkey 1–1 WCQ Ole Gunnar Solskjær
September 1 Chorzow   Poland 0–3 WCQ
September 5 Oslo   Wales 3–2 WCQ Ronny Johnsen, John Carew, Frode Johnsen
October 6 Yerevan   Armenia 4–1 WCQ Bård Borgersen (2), John Carew (2)

Note: Norway's goals first
Explanation:

Norway women's national football teamEdit

January 12: Norway – Sweden 2–1, friendly 
February 17: France – Norway 0–0, friendly 
March 11: Norway – Finland 5–1, friendly 
March 13: Norway – China 0–2, friendly 
March 15: Norway – Denmark 1–0, friendly 
March 17: Norway – United States 4–3, friendly 
May 13: Norway – Sweden 3–1, friendly 
June 19: Norway – Canada 9–1, friendly 
June 25: Norway – France 3–0, European Championship 
1.round 
June 28: Norway – Italy 1–1, European Championship
1.round 
July 1: Denmark – Norway 1–0, European Championship 
1.round 
July 4: Germany – Norway 1–0, European Championship semifinal 
September 8: Norway – Ukraine 4–0, World Cup qualifier 
September 11: Norway – Czech Republic 5–0, World Cup qualifier 
October 13: France – Norway 0–3, World Cup qualifier
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