2019–20 Regionalliga

The 2019–20 Regionalliga is the twelfth season of the Regionalliga, the eighth under the new format, as the fourth tier of the German football league system.

Regionalliga
Season2019–20
RelegatedSG Wattenscheid
2020–21

FormatEdit

The same promotion format as in the previous season will be used.[1] According to the draw that took place on 27 April 2018, the Regionalliga Nord, Südwest and Bayern champions will be directly promoted to the 2020–21 3. Liga, while the champions of the Regionalliga Nordost and West will play promotion play-offs to determine the fourth team to be promoted.[2]

Regionalliga NordEdit

18 teams from the states of Bremen, Hamburg, Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein compete in the eighth season of the reformed Regionalliga Nord. Hannoverscher SC was promoted from the 2018–19 Niedersachsenliga, Altona 93 was promoted from the 2018–19 Oberliga Hamburg and Heider SV was promoted from the 2018–19 Schleswig-Holstein-Liga.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 VfL Wolfsburg II 22 17 2 3 67 23 +44 53 Promotion to 3. Liga
2 VfB Lübeck 21 16 1 4 54 21 +33 49
3 Weiche Flensburg 20 13 2 5 32 20 +12 41
4 Eintracht Norderstedt 22 12 2 8 38 29 +9 38
5 SV Drochtersen/Assel 22 12 2 8 35 30 +5 38
6 Werder Bremen II 22 10 5 7 37 35 +2 35
7 Holstein Kiel II 21 10 3 8 39 40 −1 33
8 Schwarz-Weiß Rehden 21 9 5 7 35 23 +12 32
9 TSV Havelse 22 9 5 8 38 38 0 32
10 VfB Oldenburg 22 9 4 9 37 41 −4 31
11 Lüneburger SK Hansa 22 8 3 11 33 40 −7 27
12 Hamburger SV II 20 6 5 9 36 31 +5 23
13 Hannover 96 II 20 7 2 11 27 39 −12 23
14 FC St. Pauli II 21 5 7 9 30 31 −1 22 Possible qualification to relegation play-offs or relegation to Oberliga
15 SSV Jeddeloh 21 3 7 11 37 47 −10 16
16 Altona 93 20 4 4 12 25 44 −19 16 Qualification to relegation play-offs
17 Heider SV 21 4 3 14 21 63 −42 15 Relegation to Oberliga
18 Hannoverscher SC 20 1 8 11 17 43 −26 11
Updated to match(es) played on 21 December 2019. Source: kicker.de
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored

Relegation play-offsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Runners-up Oberliga Niedersachsen 16th Regionalliga Nord

Regionalliga NordostEdit

18 teams from the states of Berlin, Brandenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia compete in the eighth season of the reformed Regionalliga Nordost. Energie Cottbus was relegated from the 2018–19 3. Liga. SV Lichtenberg was promoted from the 2018–19 NOFV-Oberliga Nord and Chemie Leipzig was promoted from the 2018–19 NOFV-Oberliga Süd.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Energie Cottbus 19 13 3 3 47 27 +20 42 Qualification to promotion play-offs
2 Lokomotive Leipzig 19 11 7 1 35 21 +14 40
3 VSG Altglienicke 19 12 3 4 49 24 +25 39
4 Hertha BSC II 19 10 3 6 49 30 +19 33
5 BFC Dynamo 18 9 4 5 27 21 +6 31
6 Union Fürstenwalde 19 7 6 6 37 30 +7 27
7 Viktoria Berlin 19 6 9 4 19 14 +5 27
8 SV Lichtenberg 19 7 5 7 24 23 +1 26
9 ZFC Meuselwitz 19 6 6 7 30 32 −2 24
10 VfB Auerbach 19 7 2 10 32 41 −9 23
11 Berliner AK 07 19 5 7 7 33 32 +1 22
12 Wacker Nordhausen[a] 18 9 3 6 38 27 +11 21
13 Chemie Leipzig 18 4 8 6 18 21 −3 20
14 Rot-Weiß Erfurt 19 4 7 8 18 27 −9 19
15 Optik Rathenow 19 4 6 9 18 36 −18 18 Possible relegation to Oberliga
16 Germania Halberstadt 19 3 7 9 21 33 −12 16
17 SV Babelsberg 18 1 8 9 17 35 −18 11
18 Bischofswerdaer FV 19 2 4 13 16 54 −38 10 Relegation to Oberliga
Updated to match(es) played on 15 December 2019. Source: kicker.de
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored
Notes:
  1. ^ Wacker Nordhausen were deducted nine points due to filing for insolvency.[3]

Regionalliga WestEdit

19 teams from North Rhine-Westphalia compete in the Regionalliga West. Sportfreunde Lotte and Fortuna Köln were relegated from the 2018–19 3. Liga. SV Bergisch Gladbach was promoted from the 2018–19 Mittelrheinliga, VfB Homberg was promoted from the 2018–19 Oberliga Niederrhein and Schalke 04 II and TuS Haltern were promoted from the 2018–19 Oberliga Westfalen.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 SV Rödinghausen 19 14 2 3 47 13 +34 44 Qualification to promotion play-offs and DFB-Pokal play-off
2 SC Verl 17 12 4 1 42 12 +30 40
3 Rot-Weiss Essen 18 12 2 4 34 20 +14 38
4 Rot-Weiß Oberhausen 17 10 5 2 32 17 +15 35
5 1. FC Köln II 19 9 4 6 32 23 +9 31
6 Borussia Mönchengladbach II 18 9 2 7 42 36 +6 29
7 Alemannia Aachen 19 8 5 6 31 25 +6 29
8 Borussia Dortmund II 19 7 4 8 28 28 0 25
9 Fortuna Köln 18 7 4 7 16 19 −3 25
10 Sportfreunde Lotte 18 7 3 8 27 28 −1 24
11 Schalke 04 II 18 6 4 8 24 21 +3 22
12 Bonner SC 17 6 2 9 22 28 −6 20
13 Fortuna Düsseldorf II 18 6 2 10 25 32 −7 20
14 Wuppertaler SV 18 4 5 9 21 38 −17 17
15 TuS Haltern 16 4 3 9 20 33 −13 15 Possible relegation to Oberliga
16 VfB Homberg 18 4 3 11 18 33 −15 15 Relegation to Oberliga
17 SV Lippstadt 16 3 4 9 16 36 −20 13
18 SV Bergisch Gladbach 19 3 2 14 13 48 −35 11
19 SG Wattenscheid[a] (R) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Updated to match(es) played on 14 December 2019. Source: kicker.de
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored
(R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ SG Wattenscheid was placed into administration on 23 October. Subsequently, all their results were expunged.[4]

Westphalia DFB-Pokal play-offEdit

As the Westphalian Football and Athletics Association is one of three regional associations with the most participating teams in their league competitions, they are allowed to enter a second team for the 2020–21 DFB-Pokal (in addition to the Westphalian Cup winners). A play-off will take place between the best-placed eligible (non-reserve) Westphalian team of the Regionalliga West and the best-placed eligible team of the Oberliga Westfalen, with the winners qualifying for the DFB-Pokal.

Oberliga WestfalenvRegionalliga West

Regionalliga SüdwestEdit

18 teams from Baden-Württemberg, Hesse, Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland compete in the eighth season of the Regionalliga Südwest. VfR Aalen was relegated from the 2018–19 3. Liga. Rot-Weiß Koblenz was promoted from the 2018–19 Oberliga Rheinland-Pfalz/Saar, Bahlinger SC was promoted from the 2018–19 Oberliga Baden-Württemberg and FC Gießen and Bayern Alzenau were promoted from the 2018–19 Hessenliga.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 1. FC Saarbrücken 20 16 1 3 47 17 +30 49 Promotion to 3. Liga
2 SV Elversberg 20 14 3 3 47 22 +25 45
3 TSV Steinbach Haiger 19 13 3 3 35 14 +21 42
4 FC 08 Homburg 20 11 4 5 34 28 +6 37
5 SSV Ulm 20 10 1 9 36 23 +13 31
6 Mainz 05 II 20 9 4 7 28 26 +2 31
7 1899 Hoffenheim II 20 8 5 7 34 27 +7 29
8 Astoria Walldorf 20 7 7 6 36 29 +7 28
9 Bahlinger SC 20 8 3 9 32 33 −1 27
10 Kickers Offenbach 19 7 5 7 24 25 −1 26
11 SC Freiburg II 20 7 4 9 26 32 −6 25
12 FSV Frankfurt 20 6 7 7 23 29 −6 25
13 Bayern Alzenau 19 6 6 7 25 27 −2 24
14 VfR Aalen 19 5 8 6 23 21 +2 23 Possible relegation to Oberliga
15 FC Gießen 20 4 7 9 18 36 −18 19
16 FK Pirmasens 20 3 8 9 19 32 −13 17 Relegation to Oberliga
17 TSG Balingen 20 3 2 15 22 46 −24 11
18 Rot-Weiß Koblenz 20 0 4 16 11 53 −42 4
Updated to match(es) played on 8 December 2019. Source: kicker.de
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored

Regionalliga BayernEdit

18 teams from Bavaria compete in the eighth season of the Regionalliga Bayern. Türkgücü München and TSV Rain am Lech were promoted from the 2018–19 Bayernliga Süd and TSV Aubstadt was promoted from the 2018–19 Bayernliga Nord.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Türkgücü München 22 17 2 3 50 19 +31 53 Promotion to 3. Liga and qualification to DFB-Pokal
2 1. FC Schweinfurt 22 14 3 5 48 26 +22 45
3 1. FC Nürnberg II[a] 22 11 7 4 47 25 +22 40
4 SpVgg Bayreuth 22 10 8 4 44 26 +18 38
5 Viktoria Aschaffenburg 22 11 5 6 44 27 +17 38
6 VfB Eichstätt 22 10 6 6 39 21 +18 36
7 Greuther Fürth II[a] 22 10 4 8 29 25 +4 34
8 TSV Buchbach 22 9 6 7 27 29 −2 33
9 TSV Aubstadt 21 9 5 7 37 34 +3 32
10 FC Augsburg II[a] 22 7 7 8 37 33 +4 28
11 FV Illertissen 22 7 4 11 32 44 −12 25
12 TSV Rain am Lech 22 7 3 12 24 40 −16 24
13 Wacker Burghausen 22 6 5 11 26 32 −6 23
14 SV Schalding-Heining 22 6 5 11 26 47 −21 23
15 1860 Rosenheim 22 6 3 13 27 52 −25 21 Qualification to relegation play-offs
16 SV Heimstetten 22 6 2 14 35 51 −16 20
17 FC Memmingen 21 4 6 11 22 36 −14 18 Relegation to Bayernliga
18 VfR Garching 20 4 3 13 23 50 −27 15
Updated to match(es) played on 30 November 2019. Source: kicker.de
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored
Notes:
  1. ^ a b c Second teams are ineligible for qualification to the DFB-Pokal.

Relegation play-offsEdit

First roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Runners-up Bayernliga Nord/Süd 15th/16th Regionalliga Bayern
Runners-up Bayernliga Nord/Süd 15th/16th Regionalliga Bayern

Second roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Losers first round Losers first round

Promotion play-offsEdit

The participants for the 2019–20 promotion play-offs were determined by a draw held on 27 April 2018.[2]

All times Central European Summer Time (UTC+2)

Regionalliga NordostvRegionalliga West
Regionalliga WestvRegionalliga Nordost

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Änderung der Aufstiegsregelung in der Regionalliga beschlossen". dfb.de (in German). DFB. 8 December 2017. Retrieved 19 April 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Auslosung der Aufstiegsspiele: Saarbrücken gegen Bayern-Meister" [Draw of the promotion play-offs: Saarbrücken against Bayern champions]. DFB.de (in German). German Football Association. 27 April 2018. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Regionalligist Nordhausen meldet Insolvenz an". kicker.de (in German). kicker. 9 December 2019. Retrieved 11 December 2019.
  4. ^ "Wattenscheid 09 muss den Spielbetrieb einstellen". kicker.de (in German). kicker. 23 October 2019. Retrieved 23 October 2019.

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