2007 in Norwegian football

The 2007 season was the 102nd season of competitive football in Norway.

Football in Norway
Season2007
Men's football
TippeligaenBrann
1. divisjonMolde
2. divisjonNybergsund (Group 1)
Hødd (Group 2)
Sandnes Ulf (Group 3)
Alta (Group 4)
CupenLillestrøm
Women's football
ToppserienRøa
1. divisjonFart
CupenRøa
2006 Norway 2008

Men's footballEdit

League seasonEdit

Promotion and relegationEdit

League Promoted to league Relegated from league
Tippeligaen
1. divisjon
2. divisjon

TippeligaenEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Brann (C) 26 17 3 6 59 39 +20 54 Qualification for the Champions League second qualifying round
2 Stabæk 26 14 6 6 53 35 +18 48 Qualification for the UEFA Cup second qualifying round
3 Viking 26 14 5 7 50 40 +10 47 Qualification for the UEFA Cup first qualifying round
4 Lillestrøm 26 12 8 6 47 28 +19 44 Qualification for the UEFA Cup second qualifying round[a]
5 Rosenborg 26 12 5 9 53 39 +14 41 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup second round[a]
6 Tromsø 26 12 4 10 45 44 +1 40
7 Vålerenga 26 10 6 10 34 34 0 36
8 Fredrikstad 26 9 9 8 37 40 −3 36
9 Lyn 26 10 4 12 43 46 −3 34
10 Strømsgodset 26 8 6 12 34 47 −13 30
11 Aalesund 26 9 3 14 40 56 −16 30
12 Odd Grenland (R) 26 8 3 15 33 43 −10 27 Qualification for the relegation play-offs
13 Start (R) 26 6 8 12 34 44 −10 26 Relegation to 1. divisjon
14 Sandefjord (R) 26 4 4 18 26 53 −27 16
Source: speaker.no
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Lillestrøm qualified for the UEFA Cup second qualifying round by winning the Norwegian Cup. Their spot in the Intertoto Cup was passed down to Rosenborg, the first team in the table not already qualified for any European competition.

1. divisjonEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Molde (C, P) 30 22 3 5 62 28 +34 69 Promotion to Tippeligaen
2 Ham-Kam (P) 30 21 5 4 82 36 +46 68
3 Bodø/Glimt (O, P) 30 17 4 9 66 39 +27 55 Qualification for the promotion play-offs[a]
4 Kongsvinger 30 16 5 9 56 42 +14 53
5 Moss 30 15 8 7 46 37 +9 53
6 Bryne 30 14 7 9 57 38 +19 49
7 Sogndal 30 13 5 12 48 44 +4 44
8 Haugesund 30 10 9 11 49 52 −3 39
9 Notodden 30 11 3 16 49 54 −5 36
10 Hønefoss BK 30 8 11 11 34 52 −18 35
11 Raufoss[b] (R) 30 10 5 15 37 61 −24 35 Relegation to 2. divisjon
12 Løv-Ham 30 9 6 15 39 44 −5 33
13 Sarpsborg Sparta 30 8 8 14 50 52 −2 32
14 Tromsdalen (R) 30 7 8 15 37 56 −19 29 Relegation to 2. divisjon
15 Skeid (R) 30 4 8 18 32 60 −28 20
16 Mandalskameratene (R) 30 4 7 19 43 92 −49 19
Source: speaker.no (in Norwegian)
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ The third-placed team in the 1. divisjon and the 12th-placed team in the Tippeligaen met in a playoff at the end of the season.
  2. ^ Raufoss were relegated after failing to obtain a license due to financial irregularities. Sarpsborg Sparta, who were relegated initially, were given Raufoss spot in the following season.[1]

2. divisjonEdit

3. divisjonEdit

Norwegian CupEdit

FinalEdit

Haugesund0–2Lillestrøm
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Attendance: 24,361
 
 
 
 
 
Haugesund
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lillestrøm
Haugesund:
GK 01   Per Morten Kristiansen
DF 20   Bjørn Strøm
DF 03   Elias Storm
DF 08   Eirik Horneland (C)
DF 18   Carlos Castro   86'
MF 17   Dag Roar Ørsal
MF 15   Rodolfo Rodríguez
MF 04   Svein Tore Brandshaug 0   65'
FW 22   Sten Ove Eike   65'
FW 16   Cam Weaver
FW 14   Stian Johnsen
Substitutions:
MF 07   Petter Larsen   65'
MF 11   Tor Arne Andreassen   65'
MF 6   Jonas Johansen   86'
Coach:
  Rune Skarsfjord
Lillestrøm:
GK 26   Otto Fredrikson
DF 02   Anders Rambekk   21'
DF 13   Frode Kippe (C)
DF 23   Pål Steffen Andresen
DF 15   Marius Johnsen   68'
MF 07   Espen Søgård
MF 25   Khaled Mouelhi
MF 14   Simen Brenne
FW 11   Magnus Myklebust   58'
FW 30   Olivier Occean
FW 10   Bjørn Helge Riise
Substitutions:
FW 18   Arild Sundgot   58'
DF 18   Shane Stefanutto   79' 0   68'
Coach:
  Tom Nordlie

Women's footballEdit

League seasonEdit

Promotion and relegationEdit

League Promoted to league Relegated from league
Toppserien
1. divisjon

ToppserienEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Røa (C) 22 17 2 3 63 24 +39 53 Qualification for the UEFA Women's Cup first qualifying round
2 Kolbotn 22 16 2 4 71 18 +53 50
3 Asker 22 15 5 2 68 18 +50 50
4 Arna-Bjørnar 22 12 4 6 47 34 +13 40
5 Team Strømmen 22 10 6 6 37 29 +8 36
6 Trondheims-Ørn 22 9 3 10 38 38 0 30
7 Klepp 22 8 4 10 35 30 +5 28
8 Amazon Grimstad 22 7 5 10 29 46 −17 26
9 Fløya 22 7 4 11 36 52 −16 25
10 Kattem 22 5 4 13 24 55 −31 19
11 Sandviken (R) 22 2 3 17 16 76 −60 9 Relegation to 1. divisjon
12 Grand Bodø (R) 22 2 2 18 19 63 −44 8
Source: NIFS
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

1. divisjonEdit

Norwegian Women's CupEdit

FinalEdit

Men's UEFA competitionsEdit

Champions LeagueEdit

Qualifying roundsEdit

Second qualifying roundEdit
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Astana   2–10   Rosenborg 1–3 1–7
Third qualifying roundEdit
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Tampere United   0–5   Rosenborg 0–3 0–2

Group stageEdit

Group BEdit
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Chelsea 6 3 3 0 9 2 +7 12 Advance to knockout stage
2   Schalke 04 6 2 2 2 5 4 +1 8
3   Rosenborg 6 2 1 3 6 10 −4 7 Transfer to UEFA Cup
4   Valencia 6 1 2 3 2 6 −4 5

UEFA CupEdit

Qualifying roundsEdit

First qualifying roundEdit
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Carmarthen Town   3–14   Brann 0–8 3–6
Flora Tallinn   0–2   Vålerenga 0–1 0–1
Lillestrøm   2–2 (a)   Käerjéng 97 2–1 0–1
Second qualifying roundEdit
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Ekranas   1–7   Vålerenga 1–1 0–6
Brann   6–4   Sūduva 2–1 4–3
Hammarby   3–2   Fredrikstad 2–1 1–1

First roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Brann   2–2 (a)   Club Brugge 0–1 2–1
Austria Wien   4–2   Vålerenga 2–0 2–2

Group stageEdit

Group DEdit
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Hamburg 4 3 1 0 7 1 +6 10
  Basel 4 2 2 0 3 1 +2 8
  Brann 4 1 1 2 3 4 −1 4
  Dinamo Zagreb 4 0 2 2 2 5 −3 2
  Rennes 4 0 2 2 2 6 −4 2

Final phaseEdit

Round of 32Edit
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Brann   1–8   Everton 0–2 1–6
Rosenborg   1–3   Fiorentina 0–1 1–2

Intertoto CupEdit

No Norwegian teams participated this season.

UEFA Women's CupEdit

Second qualifying roundEdit

Group B4Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Brøndby 3 2 1 0 3 1 +2 7
2   Lyon 3 2 1 0 3 1 +2 7
3   Kolbotn 3 1 0 2 3 3 0 3
4   Sparta Prague 3 0 0 3 3 7 −4 0
Source: Group B4

Matches (Played in Lyon and Bron, France)

Kolbotn 3–1 Sparta Prague
Lyon 1–0 Kolbotn
Kolbotn 0–1 Brøndby

National teamsEdit

Norway men's national football teamEdit

UEFA Euro 2008 qualifyingEdit

Group CEdit
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification              
1   Greece 12 10 1 1 25 10 +15 31 Qualify for final tournament 1–4 1–0 3–2 2–1 2–0 5–0
2   Turkey 12 7 3 2 25 11 +14 24 0–1 2–2 1–0 5–0 3–0 2–0
3   Norway 12 7 2 3 27 11 +16 23 2–2 1–2 1–2 2–0 4–0 4–0
4   Bosnia and Herzegovina 12 4 1 7 16 22 −6 13 0–4 3–2 0–2 0–1 1–3 1–0
5   Moldova 12 3 3 6 12 19 −7 12[a] 0–1 1–1 0–1 2–2 3–0 1–1
6   Hungary 12 4 0 8 11 22 −11 12[a] 1–2 0–1 1–4 1–0 2–0 2–0
7   Malta 12 1 2 9 10 31 −21 5 0–1 2–2 1–4 2–5 2–3 2–1
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Tied on head-to-head points (3). Head-to-head goal difference: Moldova +1, Hungary −1.

Fixtures and resultsEdit

Date Venue Opponents Score[3] Competition Norway scorers
7 February Kantrida Stadium, Rijeka (A)   Croatia 1–2
Report
Friendly Petter Vaagan Moen
24 March Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo (H)   Bosnia and Herzegovina 1–2
Report
Euro Qualifier John Carew
28 March Commerzbank-ArenaFrankfurt (N)[4]   Turkey 2–2
Report
Euro Qualifier Simen Brenne
Martin Andresen
2 June Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo (H)   Malta 4–0
Report
Euro Qualifier Kristofer Hæstad
Thorstein Helstad
Steffen Iversen
John Arne Riise
6 June Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo (H)   Hungary 4–0
Report
Euro Qualifier Steffen Iversen
Daniel Braaten
John Carew (2)
22 August Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo (H)   Argentina 2–1
Report
Friendly John Carew (2)
8 September Zimbru Stadium, Chişinău (A)   Moldova 1–0
Report
Euro Qualifier Steffen Iversen
12 September Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo (H)   Greece 2–2
Report
Euro Qualifier John Carew
John Arne Riise
17 October Bilino Polje, Zenica (A)   Bosnia and Herzegovina 2–0
Report
Euro Qualifier Erik Hagen
Bjørn Helge Riise
17 November Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo (H)   Turkey 1–2
Report
Euro Qualifier Erik Hagen
21 November Ta' Qali Stadium, Ta' Qali (A)   Malta 4–1
Report
Euro Qualifier Steffen Iversen (3)
Morten Gamst Pedersen
Key
  • H = Home match
  • A = Away match
  • N = Neutral site match

Norway women's national football teamEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ "Raufoss rykker ned" [Raufoss are relegated]. www.vg.no. Verdens Gang. 11 December 2007. Retrieved 6 June 2019.
  2. ^ "Norway – List of Women Cup Finals". RSSSF.no. Retrieved 17 September 2019.
  3. ^ Norway's score given first
  4. ^ "uefa.com - Turkey to play three competitive games at neutral venue". Archived from the original on July 17, 2006. Retrieved February 14, 2007.