2017 1. deild karla

The 2017 1. deild karla (English: Men's First Division) was the 63rd season of second-tier Icelandic football. Twelve teams contested in the league. The season began on 5 May and concluded on 23 September.[1][2]

1. deild karla
Season2017
ChampionsFylkir
PromotedFylkir
Keflavík
RelegatedLeiknir F.
Grótta
Matches played132
Goals scored398 (3.02 per match)
Top goalscorerJeppe Hansen
(15 goals)
Biggest home winLeiknir F. 6–0 Haukar
(9 September 2017)
Biggest away winHaukar 0–6 Fylkir
(25 August 2017)
Highest scoringHaukar 5–3 Leiknir R.
(31 August 2017)
2016
2018
All statistics correct as of 23 September 2017.

TeamsEdit

The league was contested by twelve clubs. Eight remained in the division from the 2016 season, while four new clubs joined the 1. deild karla:

Club informationEdit

Team Manager Location Stadium 2016 season
Fram   Pedro Hipólito Reykjavík Laugardalsvöllur 6th
Fylkir   Helgi Sigurðsson Reykjavík Floridana völlurinn Úrvalsdeild, 11th
Grótta   Þórhallur Dan Jóhannesson Seltjarnarnes Vivaldivöllurinn 2. deild, 2nd
Haukar   Stefán Gíslason Hafnarfjörður Ásvellir 5th
HK   Joey Guðjónsson Kópavogur Kórinn 9th
ÍR   Arnar Þór Valsson Reykjavík Hertz-völlurinn 2. deild, 1st
Keflavík   Guðlaugur Baldursson Keflavík Nettóvöllurinn 3rd
Leiknir F.   Viðar Jónsson Reyðarfjörður Fjarðabyggðarhöllin 10th
Leiknir R.   Kristófer Sigurgeirsson Reykjavík Leiknisvöllur 7th
Selfoss   Gunnar Rafn Borgþórsson Selfoss JÁVERK-völlurinn 8th
Þór   Lárus Sigurðsson Akureyri Þórsvöllur 4th
Þróttur R.   Gregg Ryder Reykjavík Eimskipsvöllurinn Úrvalsdeild, 12th

Managerial changesEdit

Team Outgoing manager Manner of
departure
Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of
appointment
Fram   Ásmundur Arnarsson Sacked 19 June 2017[3] 5th   Pedro Hipólito 3 July 2017[4]

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Fylkir (C, P) 22 15 3 4 50 19 +31 48 Promotion to 2018 Úrvalsdeild
2 Keflavík (P) 22 14 4 4 43 24 +19 46
3 Þróttur R. 22 13 3 6 37 21 +16 42
4 HK 22 14 0 8 36 28 +8 42
5 Leiknir R. 22 10 6 6 38 31 +7 36
6 Þór 22 10 4 8 35 31 +4 34
7 Haukar 22 9 6 7 34 39 −5 33
8 Selfoss 22 8 4 10 27 29 −2 28
9 Fram 22 7 6 9 32 39 −7 27
10 ÍR 22 5 4 13 27 38 −11 19
11 Leiknir F. (R) 22 3 1 18 23 53 −30 10 Relegation to 2018 2. deild karla
12 Grótta (R) 22 2 3 17 16 46 −30 9
Updated to match(es) played on 23 September 2017. Source: ksí.is
Rules for classification: 1) Points won; 2) Total goal difference; 3) Total goals scored; 4) Points in head-to-head matches; 5) Goal difference in h-t-h matches; 6) Goals scored in h-t-h matches; 7) Away goals in h-t-h matches; 8) Draw.[5]
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.

Results gridEdit

Each team plays every opponent once home and away for a total of 22 matches per club, and 132 matches altogether.

Home \ Away FRA FYL GRÓ HAU HKÓ KEF LEF LER SEL ÍÞR ÞÓR ÞRÓ
Fram 1–5 1–0 2–2 2–3 0–1 3–2 3–0 0–0 2–1 1–3 0–4
Fylkir 2–0 4–0 2–0 0–1 1–1 4–1 2–0 2–0 2–1 3–1 3–1
Grótta 1–3 1–2 1–1 1–4 0–1 3–0 1–3 0–2 1–2 1–3 0–3
Haukar 3–2 0–6 1–1 2–1 4–2 5–0 5–3 2–1 1–1 2–0 0–0
HK 1–2 0–3 2–0 2–0 2–1 1–0 3–2 2–1 2–0 2–0 0–1
Keflavík 1–0 3–3 3–0 3–0 3–1 3–0 1–2 2–2 3–2 1–0 1–0
Leiknir F. 1–2 3–1 2–2 6–0 1–3 2–4 1–3 0–2 0–2 0–3 3–2
Leiknir R. 2–2 1–0 2–1 0–0 1–2 1–1 2–0 2–0 4–0 0–2 1–0
Selfoss 1–1 1–2 0–1 2–1 1–0 1–2 2–0 0–2 1–0 2–3 1–1
ÍR 2–2 1–2 3–1 1–2 2–3 1–3 2–0 1–1 1–3 2–1 1–2
Þór 2–2 1–1 2–0 2–1 3–0 0–3 2–1 3–3 1–4 0–0 2–0
Þróttur R. 2–1 1–0 2–0 1–2 2–1 2–0 2–0 3–3 4–0 2–1 2–1
Updated to match(es) played on 23 September 2017. Source: ksí.is
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorersEdit

As of matches played on 23 September 2017[6]
Rank Player Club Goals
1   Jeppe Hansen Keflavík 15
2   Björgvin Stefánsson Haukar 14
  Albert Brynjar Ingason Fylkir
4   Viktor Jónsson Þróttur R. 13
5   Ivan Bubalo Fram 10
  Bjarni Gunnarsson HK
7   Tómas Óli Garðarsson Leiknir R. 8
8   Brynjar Jónasson HK 7
  Tómas Óli Garðarsson Leiknir R.
  Guðmundur Magnússon Fram
  J. C. Mack Selfoss

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 1. deild karla fixtures, results and league standings". ksí.is. Retrieved 25 January 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Ásgeirsson, Guðmundur Aðalsteinn (20 January 2017). "Frumdrög að Íslandsmótinu 2017 - Sjáðu allar dagsetningar" [The preliminary draft Íslandsmót 2017 - See all dates]. Fótbolti.net. Fótbolti.net. Retrieved 25 January 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Ásmundur hættur með Fram (Staðfest)". Fótbolti.net. 19 June 2017. Retrieved 14 July 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Hipólito tekinn við Fram (Staðfest) - Aðstoðarmaður Mourinho gaf meðmæli". Fótbolti.net. 3 July 2017. Retrieved 14 July 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "1. deild karla 2017 - Season rules". Scoresway. Retrieved 29 January 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "Markahæstu menn". www.ksi.is. Knattspyrnusamband Íslands. Retrieved 6 May 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

External linksEdit