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The 2016–17 I liga (currently named Nice I liga due to sponsorship reasons)[5] was the 9th season of the Polish I liga under its current title, and the 69th season of the second highest division in the Polish football league system since its establishment in 1949. The league is operated by the Polish Football Association (PZPN). The league is contested by 18 teams. The regular season was played in a round-robin tournament. The season began on 29 July 2016, and concluded on 4 June 2017. After the 19th matchday the league will be on winter break between 28 November 2016 and 2 March 2017.[6]

I liga
Season2016–17
Dates29 July 2016 – 4 June 2017
ChampionsSandecja Nowy Sącz
PromotedSandecja Nowy Sącz
Górnik Zabrze
RelegatedWisła Puławy
Znicz Pruszków
MKS Kluczbork
Matches played306
Goals scored799 (2.61 per match)
Top goalscorerIgor Angulo
(17 goals)
Biggest home winWigry 6–0 Stal
(28 August 2016)
Biggest away winWisła 1–5 Miedź
(8 październik 2016)
Pogoń 0–4 Miedź
(5 November 2016)
Kluczbork 0–4 Zagłębie
(8 April 2017)
Stomil 0–4 Stal
(15 April 2017)
Highest scoringChojniczanka 5–4 Stomil
(6 August 2016)
Podbeskidzie 4–5 Zagłębie
(16 September 2016)
Znicz 4–5 Wigry
(25 November 2016)
Longest winning run8 matches
Sandecja
Longest unbeaten run18 matches
Chojniczanka
Longest winless run14 matches
Kluczbork
Longest losing run6 matches
Tychy
Highest attendance20,987[1]
Górnik 1–0 Katowice
(16 May 2017)
Lowest attendance250[2]
Znicz 1–3 Sandecja
(21 October 2016)
Total attendance790,237[3]
Average attendance2,583 Increase 52.1%[4]

According to the competition rules, all clubs are required to field at least one youth player (born on 1996 or later and Polish or trained in Poland) in every game (except for the times when the only youth player on the roster is sent off or unable to continue playing).[7]

Contents

Changes from last seasonEdit

The following teams have changed division since the 2015–16 season.

Team overviewEdit

Stadiums and locationsEdit

Team Stadium Capacity
Bytovia Bytów Stadion MOSiR 1,500
Chojniczanka Chojnice Stadion Miejski 3,000
Chrobry Głogów Stadion Chrobego Głogów 2,817
GKS Katowice Stadion GKS Katowice 6,710
GKS Tychy Stadion Miejski 15,300
Górnik Zabrze Ernest Pohl Stadium 24,4131
Miedź Legnica Stadion Miejski 6,244
MKS Kluczbork Stadion Miejski 2,776
Olimpia Grudziądz Stadion Miejski 5,000
Podbeskidzie Bielsko-Biała Stadion Miejski 15,316
Pogoń Siedlce Stadion ROSRRiT 2,901
Sandecja Nowy Sącz Stadion im. Ojca Władysława Augustynka 2,850
Stal Mielec Stadion Stali Mielec 6,800
Stomil Olsztyn OSiR Stadium 3,500
Wigry Suwałki Stadion Miejski 3,060
Wisła Puławy Stadion MOSiR 4,418
Zagłębie Sosnowiec Stadium Ludowy 7,500
Znicz Pruszków Stadion Znicza Pruszków 1,977
  1. ^ Upgrading to 31,871.

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or Relegation
1 Sandecja Nowy Sącz (C, P) 34 18 7 9 50 29 +21 61 Promotion to Ekstraklasa
2 Górnik Zabrze (P) 34 17 7 10 53 34 +19 58
3 Zagłębie Sosnowiec 34 16 9 9 53 44 +9 57[a]
4 Miedź Legnica 34 16 9 9 49 27 +22 57[a]
5 Chojniczanka Chojnice 34 13 17 4 54 48 +6 56[b]
6 Olimpia Grudziądz 34 17 5 12 48 35 +13 56[b]
7 GKS Katowice 34 15 9 10 47 32 +15 54
8 Podbeskidzie Bielsko-Biała 34 14 11 9 40 39 +1 53
9 Wigry Suwałki 34 15 7 12 51 45 +6 52
10 Stal Mielec 34 12 9 13 39 42 −3 45
11 Pogoń Siedlce 34 13 5 16 34 46 −12 44
12 Chrobry Głogów 34 12 7 15 50 50 0 43
13 Stomil Olsztyn[c] 34 9 13 12 48 50 −2 37[d]
14 GKS Tychy 34 10 7 17 42 52 −10 37[d]
15 Bytovia Bytów (O) 34 8 11 15 38 47 −9 35 Qualification to play-off
16 Wisła Puławy (R) 34 7 12 15 33 49 −16 33 Relegation to II liga
17 Znicz Pruszków (R) 34 8 6 20 35 64 −29 30
18 MKS Kluczbork (R) 34 4 13 17 35 66 −31 25
Source: 90minut.pl
Rules for classification: 1. points won; 2. points in head-to-head matches; 3. goal difference in hth matches; 4. goals scored in hth matches; 5. away goals in hth matches (only if two teams are tied); 6. total goal difference; 7. total goals scored; 8. fairplay ranking.[9]
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Head-to-head record: Zagłębie 1–0 Miedź, Miedź 2–1 Zagłębie.
  2. ^ a b Head-to-head record: Chojniczanka 3–1 Olimpia, Olimpia 0–1 Chojniczanka .
  3. ^ Stomil Olsztyn were punished with a deduction of three points for failing with licensing requirements.[8]
  4. ^ a b Head-to-head record: Stomil 4–0 Tychy. Tychy 2–2 Stomil.

Positions by roundEdit

Team / Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34
Sandecja 8 10 6 7 5 3 3 4 2 4 5 5 5 4 4 5 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Górnik 14 13 17 11 14 15 14 10 11 11 10 8 6 6 9 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 8 9 8 8 8 9 9 9 6 4 2 2
Zagłębie 6 4 5 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3 3 3 5 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 4 2 2 4 3
Miedź 3 5 7 10 10 12 10 7 7 8 8 7 10 10 7 4 7 6 5 6 6 5 6 7 7 6 5 7 8 6 8 6 5 4
Chojniczanka 6 3 4 5 4 4 5 5 4 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 3 2 3 4 7 3 5 3 5
Olimpia 17 17 18 13 12 9 12 15 16 13 15 13 11 13 12 15 12 10 9 7 9 8 5 4 6 5 3 5 5 2 5 3 7 6
Katowice 14 7 8 9 8 6 4 3 5 3 3 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 6 4 3 3 4 7 6 7
Podbeskidzie 1 1 1 2 2 5 7 6 6 7 9 10 9 9 10 9 10 12 10 10 10 10 11 11 10 9 9 8 7 8 9 8 8 8
Wigry 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 3 5 6 6 8 8 8 11 9 7 7 5 4 6 7 6 5 7 7 6 6 5 7 9 9 9
Stal 8 10 11 14 15 16 17 17 18 18 18 16 16 16 15 13 14 14 14 14 11 12 10 10 11 11 10 11 11 10 10 10 10 10
Pogoń 3 8 13 15 17 17 15 11 8 10 7 9 7 7 5 6 5 5 6 9 7 9 9 8 9 10 11 10 10 11 11 11 12 11
Chrobry 18 18 16 18 16 14 13 13 13 12 13 11 12 14 13 12 13 11 12 12 13 15 13 13 13 12 13 12 12 12 13 12 11 12
Stomil 12 15 14 16 13 8 8 12 12 9 12 12 13 12 11 7 11 13 13 13 12 11 12 12 12 13 12 13 13 13 12 13 13 13
Tychy 14 13 9 8 9 11 6 8 10 14 11 14 15 15 16 17 16 17 15 16 15 16 15 15 15 15 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14
Bytovia 2 9 12 6 7 10 11 9 9 6 4 4 4 5 6 10 6 9 11 11 14 14 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 17 16 16 15 15
Wisła 8 6 3 4 6 7 9 14 14 15 14 15 14 11 14 14 15 15 16 15 16 13 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 15 15 15 16 16
Znicz 13 16 15 17 18 18 18 18 17 17 17 17 18 18 17 16 17 16 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 16 17 17 17 17
Kluczbork 8 12 10 11 11 13 16 16 15 16 16 18 17 17 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away[1] BYT CCH GŁO KAT TYC GÓR MLE KLU GRU PBB PSI SNS STA STO WIG WPU ZSO ZNI
Bytovia Bytów 0–1 2–1 1–0 1–1 0–1 1–0 2–0 0–0 0–2 1–3 2–0 2–2 1–0 1–1 0–1 0–1 0–1
Chojniczanka Chojnice 1–1 2–2 2–2 1–4 1–1 0–0 1–1 3–1 1–1 2–1 1–2 2–0 5–4 3–2 3–3 2–2 1–1
Chrobry Głogów 3–3 1–3 0–2 2–2 2–0 1–1 3–0 1–3 0–2 2–0 2–1 0–1 3–0 2–1 1–2 1–0 1–1
GKS Katowice 1–1 1–1 2–1 3–0 1–1 0–2 2–3 1–0 1–2 1–0 0–1 1–0 2–2 0–1 2–1 0–0 2–0
GKS Tychy 1–0 0–2 0–2 1–0 2–1 0–2 4–2 1–1 0–1 0–1 2–1 1–4 2–2 2–1 2–0 3–0 4–1
Górnik Zabrze 0–0 6–1 2–1 1–0 1–0 0–2 4–2 2–1 4–0 2–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 0–0 4–0 1–2 0–1
Miedź Legnica 2–1 2–0 1–2 2–2 3–2 1–0 2–0 0–0 1–1 3–0 2–0 1–2 2–2 0–1 1–1 2–1 2–0
MKS Kluczbork 2–2 1–1 3–2 0–2 1–1 2–1 2–2 3–2 1–1 2–2 1–2 0–1 1–2 0–0 2–2 0–4 2–2
Olimpia Grudziądz 2–3 0–1 2–1 0–2 1–0 1–2 2–1 2–0 0–2 1–0 2–0 3–1 0–0 0–0 0–1 3–1 1–0
Podbeskidzie Bielsko-Biała 2–1 0–1 2–1 0–2 2–2 3–3 2–1 3–1 0–3 0–0 2–1 0–1 2–2 1–1 0–0 4–5 2–0
Pogoń Siedlce 1–0 1–2 2–0 0–1 1–0 2–1 0–4 1–1 1–4 3–0 0–3 1–0 1–0 1–2 2–1 0–2 1–0
Sandecja Nowy Sącz 3–1 1–1 1–0 0–1 1–1 2–0 1–0 4–1 3–1 0–0 4–0 1–0 2–1 2–1 0–0 5–0 5–2
Stal Mielec 2–2 0–1 1–4 3–3 3–2 1–2 1–0 1–1 1–0 0–1 1–2 0–0 0–0 2–1 0–1 2–0 3–1
Stomil Olsztyn 3–1 1–1 3–0 1–1 4–0 2–4 0–1 1–0 1–3 1–0 1–1 0–0 0–4 1–4 3–2 0–0 5–1
Wigry Suwałki 3–2 2–3 2–2 3–2 1–0 0–0 0–1 2–0 0–2 2–0 1–4 0–1 6–0 2–1 3–2 0–3 2–1
Wisła Puławy 2–1 0–0 3–4 0–3 2–1 0–1 1–5 0–0 0–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 1–1 0–1 1–1 1–2
Zagłębie Sosnowiec 3–3 1–1 0–2 1–0 2–1 2–1 1–0 4–0 3–5 0–0 1–0 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 3–1 0–3
Znicz Pruszków 1–2 3–3 0–0 1–4 2–0 1–2 0–0 1–0 0–1 0–1 2–1 1–3 1–0 0–3 4–5 0–3 1–4

Source: 90minut.pl
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

I liga play-offEdit

The 15th place team from the regular season will compete in a play-off with the 4th place team from II liga. Matches will be played on 11 and 18 June 2017.[10] The winner will compete in the 2017–18 I liga season.[9]

Bytovia Bytów4–0Radomiak Radom
González   11'
Klichowicz   33'
Surdykowski   44'68'
Report
MOSiR Stadium, Bytów
Attendance: 1,150
Referee: Piotr Lasyk (Bytom)

Radomiak Radom0–2Bytovia Bytów
Report Rzuchowski   51'75'
Stadion Miejski, Radom
Attendance: 2,655
Referee: Paweł Pskit (Łódź)

Bytovia won 6–0 on aggregate and stayed in I liga for next season.

Top goalscorersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  8. ^ "Stomil ukarany odjęciem trzech punktów". 90 minut. 31 May 2016. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  9. ^ a b "I Liga: season rules". scoresway.com. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  10. ^ "Terminy 33. i 34. kolejki Nice I ligi i II ligi oraz barażów". 90minut. 9 May 2017. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  11. ^ "Najlepsi strzelcy". 90minut.pl (in Polish). Retrieved 7 August 2016.