2015–16 Elitserien (bandy)

The 2015–16 Elitserien was the ninth season of the present highest Swedish men's bandy top division, Elitserien. The regular season began on 23 October 2015, and the final was played at Tele2 Arena in Stockholm on 19 March 2016. Västerås SK won the Swedish national championship title by defeating Villa Lidköping BK, 5-2, in the final game.[1]

2015–16 Elitserien season
LeagueElitserien
SportBandy
Duration23 October 2015 – 19 March 2016
Number of teams14
TV partner(s)TV4 and TV4 Sport
Regular season
Final
ChampionsVästerås SK
  Runners-upVilla Lidköping BK
Elitserien seasons

SummaryEdit

The league started on 23 October 2015.[2]

TeamsEdit

Team Location Home stadium
Bollnäs GIF Bollnäs Sävstaås IP
Broberg/Söderhamn Bandy Söderhamn Hällåsen
Edsbyns IF Edsbyn Dina Arena
Gripen Trollhättan BK Trollhättan Slättbergshallen
Hammarby IF Stockholm Zinkensdamms IP
IFK Kungälv Kungälv Skarpe Nord
Kalix BF Kalix Kalix IP
Sandvikens AIK Sandviken Göransson Arena
IK Sirius Uppsala Studenternas IP
TB Västerås Västerås ABB Arena
Vetlanda BK Vetlanda Sapa Arena
Villa Lidköping BK Lidköping Sparbanken Lidköping Arena
IFK Vänersborg Vänersborg Arena Vänersborg
Västerås SK Västerås ABB Arena

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Västerås SK 26 21 0 5 159 85 +74 42 Advance to Knock-out stage
2 Villa Lidköping BK 26 19 2 5 140 77 +63 40
3 Bollnäs GIF 26 18 3 5 132 81 +51 39
4 Sandvikens AIK 26 17 4 5 165 111 +54 38
5 Vetlanda BK 26 15 1 10 125 124 +1 31
6 Hammarby IF 26 12 6 8 120 95 +25 30
7 Edsbyns IF 26 13 3 10 121 99 +22 29
8 IFK Vänersborg 26 12 4 10 120 110 +10 28
9 Broberg/Söderhamn 26 11 2 13 100 117 −17 24
10 IFK Kungälv 26 9 3 14 104 115 −11 21
11 Kalix Bandy 26 7 4 15 84 124 −40 18 Qualification to Relegation playoffs
12 TB Västerås 26 6 1 19 111 160 −49 13
13 IK Sirius 26 4 0 22 68 152 −84 8
14 Gripen Trollhättan BK 26 1 1 24 64 163 −99 3
Updated to match(es) played on 27 October 2015. Source: [3]

Knock-out stageEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
                      
 
 
 
 
Västerås SK 5 4 7
 
 
 
IFK Vänersborg 2 3 2
 
Västerås SK 11 4 4 8 8
 
 
 
Sandvikens AIK 3 12 9 4 4
 
Sandvikens AIK 8 7 6 2 8
 
19 March – Stockholm
 
Hammarby IF 4 3 7 3 3
 
Västerås SK 5
 
 
 
Villa Lidköping BK 2
 
Villa Lidköping BK 7 8 9
 
 
 
Vetlanda BK 2 2 4
 
Villa Lidköping BK 8 7 7 3
 
 
 
Bollnäs GIF 1 8 3 2
 
Bollnäs GIF 1 7 4 5 5
 
 
Edsbyns IF 3 3 5 4 2
 

FinalEdit

Relegation play-offsEdit

Group AEdit

Group BEdit

Season statisticsEdit

Top scorersEdit

As of end of season.[4]
Rank Player Club Goals
1   Christoffer Edlund Sandvikens AIK 59
2   David Karlsson Villa Lidköping BK 54
3   Erik Pettersson Sandvikens AIK 45
  Joakim Andersson Vetlanda BK
5   Joakim Hedqvist IFK Vänersborg 44
  Martin Söderberg Broberg/Söderhamn Bandy
7   Christian Mickelsson Bollnäs GIF 36
8   Daniel Andersson Villa Lidköping BK 28
9   Jonas Nilsson Västerås SK 27
  Ted Bergström Västerås SK

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lisa Edwinsson (19 March 2016). "Västerås svenska mästare i bandy". Dagens nyheter (in Swedish). Retrieved 19 March 2016.
  2. ^ "SPELPROGRAM 2015/16 - Svenska Bandyförbundet". Archived from the original on 2015-12-15. Retrieved 2015-10-27.
  3. ^ http://www.everysport.com/sport/bandy/2015-2016/elitserien-herr/elitserien/72006
  4. ^ "Startsidan - Elitrapport".