2009–10 Iran 2nd Division

The following is the standings of the 2009–10 2nd Division football season. This is the 3rd rated football competition in Iran after the Azadegan League and Persian Gulf Cup.

Iran Football's 2nd Division
Season2009–10
Promoted
Relegated
Matches played320
Goals scored765 (2.39 per match)
Top goalscorer
21 Goals
Soheil Haghshenas

It will be divided into two phases: the regular season, played from October 2009 to March 2010, and the Second round from March to June 2010.

The league will also be composed of 36 teams divided into four divisions of 9 teams each, whose teams will be divided geographically. Teams will play only other teams in their own division, once at home and once away for a total of 16 matches each.

In each division, two teams are promoted to Second round, and two teams are relegated to 2nd Division and plus one relegation playoff losers from each division will be relegated to 3rd Division. In Second round, in each division two teams are promoted to Azadegan League. In total, the league promotes 4 teams to Azadegan League and relegates 10 teams to 3rd Division.

League standingsEdit

Group AEdit

Locations of clubs in 2009–10 Iran Football's 2nd Division/Group A
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Foolad Yazd 16 10 5 1 23 8 +15 35 Promoted Second Round
2 Sepidrood 16 9 2 5 34 15 +19 29
3 Moghavemat Tehran 16 6 7 3 23 14 +9 25
4 Machine Sazi 16 4 8 4 22 19 +3 20
5 Zob Ahan Ardabil 16 5 4 7 23 28 −5 19
6 Golchin 16 3 9 4 14 23 −9 18
7 Palayesh Gaz 16 4 5 7 14 24 −10 17 Relegation Play Off
8 Hepco 16 3 7 6 18 27 −9 16 Relegation to 2010–11 3rd Division
9 Ariya 16 2 5 9 11 24 −13 11
Updated to match(es) played on 21 March 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Home \ Away ARI FOY GOL HEP MST MOT GAZ SEP ZOB
Ariya 0–1 2–1 1–1 0–0 0–3 1–0 1–3 1–3
Foolad Yazd 0–0 3–1 2–0 1–0 1–0 4–1 3–0 1–0
Golchin 1–0 0–0 2–2 0–0 0–0 2–2 0–0 2–1
Hepco 2–2 0–1 1–2 2–2 1–0 1–1 2–1 1–3
Machine Sazi 3–2 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 5–0 2–1 3–2
Moghavemat Tehran 3–0 1–1 5–0 1–1 2–2 1–0 1–0 1–1
Palayesh Gaz 0–0 1–0 1–1 3–1 1–0 0–1 1–0 1–3
Sepidrood 2–1 1–1 4–0 5–0 3–1 4–1 2–0 5–1
Zob Ahan Ardabil 1–0 0–1 1–1 0–2 1–0 2–2 2–2 0–3
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Group BEdit

Locations of clubs in 2009–10 Iran Football's 2nd Division/Group B
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Sh. Yasouj 16 10 4 2 23 10 +13 34 Promoted Second Round
2 Naft Masjed Soleyman 16 9 4 3 25 11 +14 31
3 Niroye Zamini 16 7 7 2 19 12 +7 28
4 Sh. Langarud 16 7 3 6 25 18 +7 24
5 Naft va Gaz Gachsaran 16 5 5 6 18 22 −4 20
6 Per. Ganaveh 16 6 2 8 16 21 −5 20
7 Nozhan 16 4 6 6 18 20 −2 18 Relegation Play Off
8 Per. Bojnord 16 1 8 7 11 28 −17 11 Relegation to 2010–11 3rd Division
9 Per. Zahedan 16 3 1 12 13 26 −13 10
Updated to match(es) played on 21 March 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Home \ Away NFT NFG NRO NOZ PRB PRG PRZ SHL SHY
Naft Masjed Soleyman 2–0 1–1 3–0 2–0 3–0 3–0 2–1 1–0
Naft va Gaz Gachsaran 4–2 1–1 1–1 4–1 1–0 2–0 1–0 0–1
Niroye Zamini 3–1 0–0 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–0 2–2
Nozhan 0–0 3–0 1–1 2–1 0–1 2–0 1–3 1–2
Per. Bojnord 0–2 0–0 0–1 1–1 1–0 4–0 2–2 0–2
Per. Ganaveh 2–1 1–0 0–3 2–4 0–0 2–1 2–0 2–2
Per. Zahedan 0–2 2–2 0–1 1–1 4–0 0–0 1–0 1–1
Sh. Langarud 0–0 7–2 1–0 0–0 2–1 3–1 3–1 1–0
Sh. Yasouj 0–0 1–0 2–0 2–0 3–0[a] 1–1 1–0 2–1
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
Notes:
  1. ^ Persepolis Bojnord received a technical lose of 3–0 to Shahrdari Yasuj. The original game was 0–0 up to 75 minutes.

Group CEdit

Locations of clubs in 2009–10 Iran Football's 2nd Division/Group C
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Est. Jonub 16 7 5 4 18 14 +4 26 Promoted Second Round
2 Sh. Bandar Anzali 16 7 5 4 25 22 +3 26
3 Moghavemat Sari 16 7 4 5 22 19 +3 25
4 Sh. Zanjan 16 7 3 6 21 20 +1 24
5 Sh. Shahrekord 16 6 3 7 13 16 −3 21
6 Sh. Hamedan 16 5 5 6 27 27 0 20
7 Armin 16 6 2 8 15 16 −1 20 Relegation Play Off
8 Eftekhar 16 5 4 7 17 17 0 19 Relegation to 2010–11 3rd Division
9 Kheybar 16 4 5 7 14 21 −7 17
Updated to match(es) played on 21 March 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Home \ Away ARM EFT ESJ KHY MOS SHB SHH SHS SHZ
Armin 1–0 0–1 2–1 1–1 3–0 0–2 2–0 3–1
Eftekhar 0–1 1–1 0–0 2–2 1–1 2–0 1–0 2–4
Est. Jonub 0–0 1–0 0–0 3–2 2–0 1–1 2–1 0–2
Kheybar 1–0 2–1 0–1 0–1 1–1 3–2 0–0 2–1
Moghavemat Sari 1–0 1–0 3–2 2–0 2–2 4–1 1–0 0–0
Sh. Bandar Anzali 3–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 2–1 3–1 2–1 2–1
Sh. Hamedan 2–1 0–2 1–1 5–2 3–1 3–3 2–0 0–1
Sh. Shahrekord 1–0 0–3 1–0 2–1 2–0 1–0 1–1 1–1
Sh. Zanjan 2–0 0–2 0–3 2–0 1–0 3–1 2–2 0–2
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Group DEdit

Locations of clubs in 2009–10 Iran Football's 2nd Division/Group D
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Homa 16 7 7 2 21 14 +7 28 Promoted Second Round
2 Sanat Gaz 16 5 9 2 18 13 +5 24
3 Est. Qazvin 16 6 5 5 13 11 +2 23
4 Sanat Naft Novin 16 6 5 5 12 15 −3 23
5 Saipa Shomal 16 5 6 5 22 15 +7 21
6 Per. Borazjan 16 5 6 5 19 19 0 21
7 Damash Tehran 16 4 8 4 19 20 −1 20 Relegation Play Off
8 Sh. Mahshahr 16 4 8 4 13 16 −3 20 Relegation to 2010–11 3rd Division
9 Ard 16 1 4 11 13 27 −14 7
Updated to match(es) played on 21 March 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Home \ Away ARD DAM ESQ HOM PRB SAI SGS SNN SHM
Ard 0–1 0–1 0–2 4–1 2–2 1–2 1–1 1–2
Damash Tehran 0–0 2–1 1–1 2–4 0–0 0–0 2–0 2–1
Est. Qazvin 1–0 1–0 1–1 1–1 3–1 0–0 2–0 1–1
Homa 2–1 1–1 1–0 3–1 1–1 1–1 0–1 2–0
Per. Borazjan 3–0[a] 1–2 1–0 0–0 1–0 1–3 2–0 0–0
Saipa Shomal 3–1 1–0 0–1 1–2 1–1 3–0[b] 5–0 2–0
Sanat Gaz 2–2 2–2 2–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 3–0
Sanat Naft Novin 3–0[c] 3–2 1–0 0–1 3–2 2–1 0–1 1–1
Sh. Mahshahr 1–0 2–2 0–0 3–1 0–0 1–1 1–0 0–0
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
Notes:
  1. ^ Ard Golestan received a technical lose of 3–0 to Persepolis Borazjan.
  2. ^ Sanat Gaz Sarakhs received a technical lose of 3–0 to Saipa Shomal. The original game was 2–1 up to 70 minutes.
  3. ^ Ard Golestan received a technical lose of 3–0 to Sanat Naft Novin

Second roundEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion
1 Sepidrood 6 4 1 1 14 6 +8 13 Promoted to the Azadegan League
2 Sh. Yasouj 6 4 0 2 14 10 +4 12
3 Est. Jonub 6 1 2 3 5 12 −7 5
4 Sanat Gaz 6 1 1 4 4 9 −5 4
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Home \ Away ESJ SGS SEP SHY
Est. Jonub 0–0 0–3 3–2
Sanat Gaz 4–0 0–2 0–1
Sepidrood 1–1 2–0 4–1
Sh. Yasouj 2–1 4–0 4–2
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion
1 Naft Masjed Soleyman 6 4 0 2 12 5 +7 12 Promoted to the Azadegan League
2 Foolad Yazd 6 2 3 1 8 6 +2 9
3 Homa 6 2 2 2 6 7 −1 8
4 Sh. Bandar Anzali 6 1 1 4 4 12 −8 4
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Home \ Away FOY HOM SHB NFT
Foolad Yazd 1–1 2–1 3–1
Homa 1–1 1–0 2–1
Sh. Bandar Anzali 1–1 2–1 0–6
Naft Masjed Soleyman 1–0 2–0 1–0
Updated to match(es) played on 21 May 2010. Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Third RoundEdit

Championship FinalEdit

First leg to be played May 28, 2010; return leg to be played June 3, 2010
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Sepidrood Rasht 1-1 (4-3)penalty kick Naft Masjed Soleyman 0-1 1-0

Third place play-offEdit

First leg to be played May 28, 2010; return leg to be played June 3, 2010
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Shahrdari Yasuj 6-4 Foolad Yazd 5-2 1-2

Relegation play-offEdit

First leg to be played April 13, 2010; return leg to be played April 20, 2010
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Nozhan Mazandaran 6-2 Palayesh Gaz Ilam 5-1 1-1
(R)Palayesh Gaz Ilam Relegated to  3rd Division
First leg to be played April 13, 2010; return leg to be played April 20, 2010
Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Armin Tehran 2-4 Damash Tehran 1-3 1-1
(R)Armin Tehran Relegated to 3rd Division

Player statisticsEdit

Top goalscorerEdit

21 goals