2008 Kazakhstan First Division

The 2008 Kazakhstan First Division was the 14th edition of Kazakhstan First Division, the second level football competition in Kazakhstan. Unlike the previous years, number of teams were shortened, due to creation of reserve teams league for Premier League teams. Thus, this season 14 teams started to play against each other on home-away system. Two best teams gain promotion to the Premier League next season. League started on May 1 and finished on October 11

Kazakhstan First Division
Season2008
PromotedKairat
Akzhayik Oral
RelegatedGornyak
2007
2009

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion
1 Kazakhmys (C, P) 26 20 1 5 54 21 +33 61 Promotion to the Kazakhstan Premier League
2 Taraz (P) 26 19 4 3 61 14 +47 61
3 Spartak Semey 26 13 8 5 50 35 +15 47
4 Ile-Saulet 26 13 5 8 44 31 +13 44
5 Avangard 26 13 1 12 43 48 −5 40
6 Aktobe-Zhas 27 13 1 13 54 53 +1 40
7 Asbest 26 11 4 11 37 41 −4 37
8 Aksu 26 10 7 9 39 38 +1 37
9 Caspiy 26 11 1 14 42 55 −13 34
10 Akzhayik Oral 26 10 1 15 35 47 −12 31
11 Bolat 26 9 4 13 50 49 +1 31
12 Karasay Sarbazdary 26 6 6 14 27 38 −11 24
13 Aizharyk Shymkent[a] 26 7 8 11 49 49 0 23
14 Gornyak 26 1 1 24 11 77 −66 4 Withdrew from the league[b]
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted
Notes:
  1. ^ Aizharyk was penalized with 6 six points.
  2. ^ Gornyak was not able to finish due to financial reasons and withdrew from the league in the middle of the season.

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