2010–11 Lebanese Premier League

The 2010–11 Lebanese Premier League is the 51st season of top-tier football in Lebanon. A total of twelve teams are competing in the league, with Al Ahed the defending champions.

Lebanese Premier League
Season2010–11
ChampionsAl Ahed
3rd title
RelegatedAl Islah
Shabab Al-Ghazieh
AFC CupAl Ahed (group stage)
Safa (group stage)
Matches played264
Goals scored326 (1.23 per match)
Top goalscorerLebanon Hassan Maatouk (15)
Biggest home winAl-Ansar 6–0 Salam Sour
(18 February 2011)
Biggest away winSalam Sour 0–5 Al-Ansar
(7 November 2010)
Shabab Al-Sahel 0–5 Al-Ansar
(11 February 2011)
Highest scoringRacing 3–4 Al Ahed
(17 April 2011)

TeamsEdit

Al-Ahli and Al-Hikma were relegated to the second level of Lebanese football after ending the 2009–10 season in the bottom two places. Promoted from the second level were Al Ikhaa Al Ahli and Salam Sour.

Stadia and locationsEdit

 
 
Beirut
 
Tyre
 
Aley
 
Sidon
Locations of teams in the 2010–11 Lebanese Premier League
Club Location Stadium
Al Ahed Beirut Beirut Municipal Stadium
Al-Ansar Beirut Beirut Municipal Stadium
Al Islah Tyre Sour Stadium
Al-Mabarrah Beirut Mabarra Stadium
Al-Nejmeh Beirut Rafic El-Hariri Stadium
Al-Tadamon Tyre Sour Stadium
Racing Beirut Fouad Shehab Stadium
Safa Beirut Safa Stadium
Shabab Al-Sahel Beirut Beirut Municipal Stadium
Shabab Al-Ghazieh Sidon
Al-Akhaa Al-Ahli Aley
Salam Sour Tyre Sour Stadium

Final league tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Al Ahed (C) 22 17 4 1 51 18 +33 55 2012 AFC Cup group stage
2 Safa 22 14 3 5 38 21 +17 45 2012 AFC Cup group stage[a]
3 Al Nejmeh 22 13 5 4 34 19 +15 44
4 Al Ansar 22 12 7 3 40 15 +25 43
5 Al-Mabarrah 22 10 6 6 34 26 +8 36
6 Racing Beirut 22 7 8 7 26 20 +6 29
7 Al-Akhaa Al-Ahli Aley 22 6 6 10 17 25 −8 24
8 Salam Sour 22 7 2 13 19 45 −26 23
9 Shabab Al-Sahel 22 6 4 12 21 33 −12 22
10 Al-Tadamon Tyre 22 4 8 10 15 23 −8 20
11 Shabab Al-Ghazieh (R) 22 5 5 12 17 37 −20 20 Relegated to Lebanese Second Division
12 Al Islah Al Bourj Al Shimaly (R) 22 0 4 18 14 44 −30 4
Updated to match(es) played on 24 April 2011. Source: Goalzz
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ As league runners-up as Al Ahed were also the 2010–11 Lebanese FA Cup winners.

Positions by roundEdit

Team ╲ Round12345678910111213141516171819202122
Al Ahed1121343321111111111111
Safa9543211214422232222222
Al Nejmeh3214434565553323444443
Al Ansar2432122132234444333334
Al-Mabarrah4688766656666555555555
Racing Beirut5796555443345666666666
Al-Akhaa Al-Ahli Aley1091010111010788777777777777
Salam Sour121212121212121111991011888888888
Shabab Al-Sahel81079999107789899991110999
Al-Tadamon Tyre73556778910101110111111111011111010
Shabab Al-Ghazieh68678889101111891010101099101111
Al Islah Al Bourj Al Shimaly11111111101111121212121212121212121212121212
Source: Goalzz

Fixtures and resultsEdit

Home \ Away AHD AKA ANS IBS AMB NJM TAD RCB SFA SLS SAG SAS
Al Ahed 1–0 2–2 3–0 2–1 5–0 2–0 0–1 1–0 2–0 2–0 3–1
Al-Akhaa Al-Ahli Aley 0–1 0–1 1–0 1–1 0–1 1–0 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 2–1
Al Ansar 0–0 3–0 2–1 3–2 1–1 1–0 0–0 2–1 6–0 1–2 3–0
Al Islah Bourg Shamaly 0–4 0–1 2–3 0–1 0–2 0–1 2–2 1–2 1–1 1–2 0–2
Al-Mabarrah 2–2 0–0 1–1 2–0 1–0 2–0 2–1 2–2 3–0 1–3 3–2
Al Nejmeh 0–2 2–1 0–1 3–2 1–1 1–0 1–0 2–1 2–0 5–0 2–1
Al-Tadamon Tyre 2–2 1–1 0–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 0–1 1–2 3–0 0–0 0–0
Racing Beirut 3–4 2–2 2–0 4–0 2–1 0–0 0–0 0–1 2–0 1–1 0–0
Safa 2–3 3–1 1–0 1–0 3–1 1–3 3–0 0–0 3–1 3–0 1–0
Salam Sour 1–5 2–1 0–5 2–0 1–0 0–3 3–2 1–0 1–3 3–0 2–1
Shabab Al-Ghazieh 2–3 2–0 0–0 1–1 0–2 1–4 0–1 1–3 0–2 1–0 0–1
Shabab Al-Sahel 1–2 1–0 0–5 3–2 1–3 0–0 0–1 2–1 1–2 1–1 2–0
Updated to match(es) played on 24 April 2011. Source: Goalzz
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top scorersEdit

Position Player Club Goals
1   Hassan Maatouk Al Ahed 15
2   Tarek El Ali Al-Mabarrah 13
3   Mahmoud El Ali Al Ahed 11
4   Akram Moghrabi Al-Nejmeh 10
5   Abbas Atwi Al-Nejmeh 9
6 Two Players 8
7 Seven Players 7
8 Five Players 6
9 Five Players 5
10 Six Players 4
11 Seven Players 3
12 Twenty Eight 2
13 Thirty Five 1
Total goals 326
Total games 264
Average per game 1.23

Source: Goalzz

ReferencesEdit