2003–04 Nemzeti Bajnokság I

The 2003–04 Nemzeti Bajnokság I, also known as NB I, was the 102nd season of top-tier football in Hungary. The league was officially named Arany Ászok Liga for sponsoring reasons. The season started on 25 July 2003 and ended on 27 May 2004.

Nemzeti Bajnokság I
Season2003–04
ChampionsFerencváros
RelegatedSiófok
Haladás
Champions LeagueFerencváros
UEFA CupÚjpest
Intertoto CupDebrecen
Sopron
Matches played192
Goals scored499 (2.6 per match)
Top goalscorerMihály Tóth (17)
Biggest home winZalaegerszeg 7–0 Haladás
Biggest away winHaladás 0–4 Siófok
Győr 1–5 Debrecen
Ferencváros 0–4 Siófok
Highest scoringVideoton 6–1 Haladás
Zalaegerszeg 7–0 Haladás
Győr 4–3 Zalaegerszeg

OverviewEdit

It was contested by 12 teams, and Ferencvárosi TC won the championship.

First stageEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Ferencvárosi TC 22 12 8 2 29 15 +14 44 Qualification for championship playoff
2 BFC Siófok 22 12 5 5 24 11 +13 41
3 Debreceni VSC 22 11 6 5 34 17 +17 39
4 MTK Hungária FC 22 10 8 4 35 21 +14 38
5 Újpest FC 22 9 8 5 32 22 +10 35
6 FC Sopron 22 8 7 7 35 28 +7 31
7 Pécsi Mecsek FC 22 6 9 7 19 21 −2 27 Qualification for relegation playoff
8 Videoton FC 22 5 8 9 27 37 −10 23
9 Zalaegerszegi TE 22 5 5 12 24 35 −11 20
10 Győri ETO FC 22 5 5 12 23 38 −15 20
11 Előre FC Békéscsaba 22 4 7 11 23 34 −11 19
12 Szombathelyi Haladás 22 3 8 11 12 38 −26 17
Source: rsssf.com

Second stageEdit

Championship playoffEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Ferencvárosi TC (C) 32 16 9 7 44 30 +14 57 Qualification for Champions League second qualifying round
2 Újpest FC 32 15 11 6 48 29 +19 56 Qualification for UEFA Cup first qualifying round
3 Debreceni VSC 32 16 8 8 51 32 +19 56 Qualification for Intertoto Cup first round
4 BFC Siófok (R) 32 14 8 10 34 24 +10 50 Relegation to Nemzeti Bajnokság II
5 FC Sopron 32 13 9 10 53 42 +11 48 Qualification for Intertoto Cup first round
6 MTK Hungária FC 32 11 11 10 42 40 +2 44
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

Relegation playoffEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Relegation
7 Pécsi Mecsek FC 32 9 13 10 36 37 −1 40
8 Videoton FC 32 10 10 12 55 51 +4 40
9 Zalaegerszegi TE 32 11 6 15 45 47 −2 39
10 Győri ETO FC 32 10 6 16 36 54 −18 36
11 Előre FC Békéscsaba 32 8 8 16 36 50 −14 32
12 Szombathelyi Haladás (R) 32 4 11 17 19 63 −44 23 Relegation to Nemzeti Bajnokság II
Source: rsssf.com
(R) Relegated.

Statistical leadersEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Scorer Club Goals
1   Mihály Tóth FC Sopron 17
2   Zoltán Gera Ferencvárosi TC 11
3   Róbert Waltner Zalaegerszegi TE 10
4   Péter Bajzát Debreceni VSC 9
  Zoltán Hercegfalvi Videoton FC 9
  Béla Kovács Előre FC Békéscsaba 9
  Zoltán Kovács Újpest FC 9
  Sándor Torghelle MTK Budapest FC 9
8   Zsombor Kerekes Pécsi Mecsek FC 8
  Attila Tököli Ferencvárosi TC 8

ReferencesEdit