Austrian Football First League

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Heute für Morgen" Erste Liga
Country Austria
Confederation UEFA
Founded 1975
Level 2
Number of teams 10
Relegation to Regionalliga
Current champions SCR Altach (2013/14)
Most successful club GAK and LASK (3)

"SKY Go" Erste Liga is the name of the second division in Austrian football.

History[change | change source]

The league was formed in 1975. The name "Erste Liga" was not new, because before the Second World War the name was in use for the second division in football. From 1949 to 1975 the 3 Regionalligen were the second level. With some modifications the league still exists.

There are ten clubs in the league. The champion promotes to the Bundesliga, the last team of the Bundesliga is relegated to the Erste Liga. The last three teams of this league are relegated to the Regionalliga, the champions of the 3 Regionalligen are promoted to the Erste Liga as fare they are licenced. There is no amateurteam of a club from the Bundesliga allowed.

Clubs in the "SKY Go" Erste Liga 2014/2015[change | change source]

List of stadiums[change | change source]

  • Stadion der Stadt Linz (Gugl)- LASK Linz
  • Reichshofstadion - SC Austria Lustenau
  • Pappelstadion - SV Mattersburg
  • NV Arena - SKN St. Pölten
  • Franz-Fekete-Stadion - Kapfenberger SV
  • Waldviertler Volksbank Arena - SV Horn
  • Stadion Hartberg - TSV Hartberg
  • Untersberg-Arena - FC Liefering
  • Leopold-Stroh-Stadion _ Floridsdorfer AC

Tivoli neu - FC Wacker Innsbruck

Champions[change | change source]