2008–09 Serbian First League

The Serbian First Football League (Serbian: Prva Liga Telekom Srbija) is the second-highest football league in Serbia. The league is operated by the Serbian FA. 18 teams will compete in this league for the 2008–09 season. Five teams will be promoted to the Serbian Superliga and two will be relegated the Serbian League, the third-highest division overall in the Serbian football league system.

Serbian First League
Season2008–09
ChampionsBSK Borča
PromotedBSK Borča
Smederevo
Mladi Radnik
Spartak Zlatibor Voda
Metalac
RelegatedVoždovac
FK Hajduk Beograd
Matches played306
Goals scored619 (2.02 per match)
Average goals/game2.15
Top goalscorerSerbia Marko Pavićević (13)

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 BSK Borča (C, P) 34 20 10 4 45 16 +29 70 Promotion to Serbian SuperLiga
2 Smederevo (P) 34 19 9 6 47 24 +23 66
3 Mladi Radnik (P) 34 18 8 8 37 24 +13 62
4 Spartak Zlatibor Voda (P) 34 17 9 8 46 27 +19 60
5 Metalac (P) 34 15 10 9 38 30 +8 55
6 Inđija 34 15 10 9 49 34 +15 55
7 Sevojno 34 13 12 9 53 37 +16 51 Qualification for Europa League second qualifying round[a]
8 ČSK 34 14 8 12 31 35 −4 50
9 Srem 34 11 11 12 33 35 −2 44
10 Mladost Apatin 34 11 10 13 29 30 −1 43
11 Novi Sad 34 11 9 14 41 42 −1 42
12 Kolubara 34 10 12 12 33 36 −3 42
13 Dinamo Vranje 34 9 12 13 36 39 −3 39
14 Mladost Lučani 34 10 8 16 25 43 −18 38
15 Bežanija 34 8 13 13 34 40 −6 37
16 Novi Pazar 34 10 6 18 33 47 −14 36
17 Voždovac (R) 34 7 11 16 32 43 −11 32 Relegation to Serbian League
18 Hajduk Beograd (R) 34 2 4 28 20 80 −60 10
Source: [1]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Sevojno qualified for the second qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League as runners-up of the 2008–09 Serbian Cup.

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