2016–17 Slovenian Second League

The 2016–17 Slovenian Second League season was the 26th edition of the Slovenian Second League. The season began on 7 August 2016 and ended on 27 May 2017.[1]

Slovenian Second League
Season2016–17
ChampionsTriglav Kranj
PromotedTriglav Kranj
Ankaran
RelegatedZavrč
Matches played117
Goals scored378 (3.23 per match)
Top goalscorerMatej Poplatnik
(27 goals)
Biggest home winDob 7–0 Zavrč
Biggest away winBrežice 1919 1–6 Dob
Highest scoringKrka 7–1 Zavrč
Longest winning run10 matches
Triglav
Longest unbeaten run10 matches
Triglav
Longest winless run9 matches
Zarica
Longest losing run4 matches
Zavrč
Zarica
Veržej
Brda
Highest attendance1,000
Triglav 2–1 Krka
Lowest attendance50
Zarica 0–1 Brda
Krka 0–3 Zarica
Total attendance21,025
Average attendance179

TeamsEdit

Location of teams in the 2016–17 Slovenian Second League

Promotion and relegation (pre-season)Edit

Stadiums and managersEdit

Team Location Stadium Manager
Ankaran Hrvatini Ankaran ŠRC Katarina Vlado Badžim
Brda Dobrovo Vipolže Stadium Anton Žlogar
Brežice 1919 Brežice Brežice Stadium Albert Pobor
Dob Dob Dob Sports Park Damijan Romih
Drava Ptuj Ptuj Ptuj City Stadium Simon Sešlar
Krka Novo Mesto Portoval Iztok Kapušin
Triglav Kranj Kranj Stanko Mlakar Stadium Siniša Brkić
Veržej Veržej Čistina Stadium Marko Lešnik
Zarica Kranj Kranj Zarica Sports Park Robert Marušič
Zavrč Zavrč Zavrč Sports Park /

StandingsEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Triglav Kranj (C, P) 25 19 4 2 64 23 +41 61 Promoted to Slovenian PrvaLiga
2 Dob 25 16 6 3 61 26 +35 54 Declined to play promotion play-off[2]
3 Ankaran Hrvatini (P) 25 14 4 7 45 29 +16 46 Promoted to Slovenian PrvaLiga
4 Brežice 1919 25 10 6 9 36 42 −6 36
5 Drava Ptuj 25 9 4 12 45 55 −10 31
6 Brda 25 6 8 11 27 34 −7 26
7 Krka 25 7 4 14 40 42 −2 25
8 Zarica Kranj 25 7 2 16 26 53 −27 23
9 Veržej 25 5 6 14 21 45 −24 21 Spared from relegation[a]
10 Zavrč (R) 9 1 2 6 13 29 −16 5 Withdrew from competition[b]
Source: NZS (in Slovene) soccerway
Rules for classification: [6] 1) points; 2) points in head-to-head matches; 3) goal difference in head-to-head matches; 4) away goals scored in head-to-head matches; 5) total goal difference; 6) total goals scored; 7) away goals scored in all matches; 8) fair-play; 9) draw
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ NK Veržej was spared from relegation due to insufficient number of teams.
  2. ^ NK Zavrč withdrew from competition after round 12.[3] Only results from first 9 rounds count towards the table.[4] They were relegated to the lowest league and banned from promotion to the Slovenian Third League until the 2019–20 season (inclusive).[5]


Positions by roundEdit

Leader / Promotion to 1. SNL
Qualification to promotion play-offs
Relegation to 3. SNL
Team ╲ Round123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627
Triglav Kranj311111111111111111111111111
Dob723433333222222222222222222
Ankaran Hrvatini254322222333333333333333333
Brežice 1919576545455545545444444444544
Drava Ptuj645766677766656677666655455
Brda489998766677777766777877776
Krka132254544454464555555566667
Zarica Kranj898677889910101088888899788888
Veržej101010101010998888899999988999999
Zavrč967889101010109991010101010101010101010101010
Source:[citation needed]
Notes: Round 15 was the final round before the winter break

ResultsEdit

Season statisticsEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Team Goals
1   Matej Poplatnik Triglav 27
2   Rok Kidrič Dob 19
3   Matej Zemljak Ankaran 14
  Adnan Bašić Drava
5   Marko Brekalo Krka 10
6   Nedo Turković Brežice 1919 9
7   Matej Potokar Krka 8
  Nastja Čeh Drava
  Jernej Leskovar Dob

Source: NZS

AttendancesEdit

Pos Team Total High Low Average Change
1 Triglav Kranj 5,339 1,000 200 445 +54.5%
2 Brežice 1919 2,710 450 70 208 +60.0%2
3 Drava Ptuj 2,150 250 100 179 −47.2%
4 Zarica Kranj 2,100 500 50 175 0.0%
5 Dob 1,900 400 70 146 −12.0%
6 Brda 1,660 350 70 128 +23.1%2
7 Veržej 1,495 200 75 125 −36.2%
8 Krka 1,480 200 50 114 −74.2%1
9 Ankaran Hrvatini 1,391 200 70 107 +25.9%
10 Zavrč 800 300 100 250 −61.7%1
League total 21,025 1,000 50 179 −14.8%

Source: NZS

Note 1:Team played the previous season in the Slovenian PrvaLiga.
Note 2:Team played the previous season in the Slovenian Third League.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Calendar for 2016/17" (PDF) (in Slovenian). NZS. 16 February 2016. Retrieved 13 July 2016.
  2. ^ Uredništvo (29 May 2017). "Nova farsa, Dob znova zavrnil" (in Slovenian). Nogomania.com. Retrieved 4 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Zavrčani so se poslovili" [Zavrc says goodbye] (in Slovenian). SNPortal.si. 27 October 2016. Retrieved 2 November 2016.
  4. ^ "Zavrč izstopil iz 2. SNL" [Zavrc withdrew from 2. SNL] (in Slovenian). NZS official website. 27 October 2016. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Ostra kazen za Zavrčane" [Harsh penalty for Zavrč] (in Slovenian). SNPortal.si. 14 December 2016. Retrieved 9 July 2017.
  6. ^ "Tekmovalni pravilnik NZS (50.člen)" (PDF) (in Slovenian). NZS. 17 June 2013. Retrieved 13 July 2016.

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