2015–16 Oberliga Baden-Württemberg

The 2015–16 season of the Oberliga Baden-Württemberg, the highest association football league in the state of Baden-Württemberg, was the eighth season of the league at tier five (V) of the German football league system and the 38th season overall since establishment of the league in 1978.[3]

Oberliga Baden-Württemberg
Season2015–16
ChampionsSSV Ulm 1846
Promoted
Relegated
Matches played306
Top goalscorerDavid Braig (26 goals)[1]
Highest attendance3,620[2]
Lowest attendance50[2]
Total attendance135,995[2]
Average attendance446[2]
2016–17 →

The season began on 8 August 2015 and finished on 21 May 2016, interrupted by a winter break from 12 December to 13 February.[4]

StandingsEdit

The league featured five new clubs for the 2015–16 season with FSV 08 Bissingen promoted from the Verbandsliga Württemberg, SV Oberachern from the Verbandsliga Südbaden and SV Sandhausen II from the Verbandsliga Baden along with 1. CfR Pforzheim while FC Nöttingen had been relegated from the Regionalliga Südwest.[5]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 SSV Ulm 1846 (C, P) 34 23 6 5 78 32 +46 75 Promotion to Regionalliga Südwest
2 FC Nöttingen (O, P) 34 21 5 8 87 50 +37 68 Qualification to promotion playoffs
3 FSV 08 Bissingen 34 20 3 11 58 38 +20 63
4 Karlsruher SC II 34 19 4 11 60 39 +21 61
5 1. CfR Pforzheim 34 16 6 12 58 39 +19 54
6 FSV Hollenbach 34 17 3 14 57 53 +4 54
7 SV Oberachern 34 14 10 10 67 53 +14 52
8 TSG Balingen 34 15 6 13 49 39 +10 51
9 FV Ravensburg 34 15 5 14 62 54 +8 50
10 SV Sandhausen II 34 14 7 13 59 47 +12 49
11 SSV Reutlingen 34 12 7 15 57 54 +3 43
12 Stuttgarter Kickers II[a] 34 12 7 15 47 62 −15 43
13 Freiburger FC (R) 34 13 3 18 46 53 −7 42 Relegation to Verbandsliga
14 Kehler FV (R) 34 12 6 16 41 51 −10 42
15 SGV Freiberg (R) 34 11 8 15 47 63 −16 41
16 FC 08 Villingen (R) 34 11 8 15 45 67 −22 41
17 FC Germania Friedrichstal (R) 34 5 8 21 29 91 −62 23
18 SC Pfullendorf (R) 34 3 4 27 21 83 −62 13
Source: kicker.de, soccerway.com
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) head-to-head results; 5) goals scored away from home against opponent; 6) goals scored away from home; 7) drawing of lots
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Reserve teams of 3. Liga clubs are ineligible for Regionalliga promotion.

Top goalscorersEdit

The top goal scorers for the season:[1]

Rank Player Club Goals
1   David Braig SSV Ulm 1846 26
2   Steffen Wohlfarth FV Ravensburg 19
3   Luca Pfeiffer FSV Hollenbach 18
4   Ridje Sprich Freiburger FC 17

Promotion play-offEdit

Promotion play-off will be held at the end of the season for both the Regionalliga above and the Oberliga.

To the RegionalligaEdit

The runners-up of the Hessenliga, Oberliga Baden-Württemberg and Oberliga Rheinland-Pfalz/Saar competed for one more spot in the Regionalliga Südwest, with each team playing the other just once:[6]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation FCN RWF SCH
1 FC Nöttingen (P) 2 1 1 0 7 6 +1 4 Promotion to Regionalliga 3–2
2 Rot-Weiss Frankfurt 2 1 0 1 5 5 0 3 3–2
3 SC Hauenstein 2 0 1 1 6 7 −1 1 4–4
Source: Weltfussball.de
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head; 3) Decider;
(P) Promoted.

To the OberligaEdit

The runners-up of the Verbandsliga Baden, Verbandsliga Südbaden and Verbandsliga Württemberg play each other for one more spot in the Oberliga, whereby the Baden and Südbaden runners-up play each other first with the winner of this encounter then meets the Württemberg runners-up.[7][8]

Round one
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
1. FC Rielasingen-Arlen 2–2 (a) TSG Weinheim 2–2 0–0
Round two
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
TSG Weinheim 2–3 SV Göppingen 2–2 0–1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b 2015–16 Oberliga Baden-Württemberg Goal scorers (in German) fupa.net, accessed: 21 October 2015
  2. ^ a b c d 2015–16 Oberliga Baden-Württemberg spectators (in German) fupa.net, accessed: 21 October 2015
  3. ^ Oberliga Baden-Württemberg tables (in German) Das Deutsche Fussball Archiv, accessed: 22 June 2015
  4. ^ Match calendar (in German) fupa.net, accessed: 23 November 2015
  5. ^ Oberliga Baden-Württemberg tables & results[permanent dead link] (in German) kicker.de, accessed: 22 June 2015
  6. ^ "High Noon in Hauenstein" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 3 June 2016.
  7. ^ "AUFSTIEGSSPIELE IN DIE OL BW" [Promotion play-off to the Oberliga Baden-Württemberg: Südbaden–Baden]. fussball.de (in German). Retrieved 31 May 2016.
  8. ^ "AUFSTIEGSSPIELE IN DIE OL BW" [Promotion play-off to the Oberliga Baden-Württemberg: Baden–Würrtemberg]. fussball.de (in German). Retrieved 20 June 2016.

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