1988 Allsvenskan


Allsvenskan
Season1988
ChampionsMalmö FF
(Allsvenskan champions and Swedish champions after play-offs)
RelegatedÖsters IF
Hammarby IF
European CupMalmö FF
UEFA CupÖrgryte IS
IFK Göteborg
Top goalscorerMartin Dahlin, Malmö FF (17)
Average attendance5,002
1987
1989

Statistics of Allsvenskan in season 1988.

Overview


The league was contested by 12 teams, with Malmö FF winning the league and the Swedish championship after the play-offs.

League table


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Malmö FF (C, S) 22 15 2 5 45 26 +19 32 1988 Allsvenskan play-offs, Qualification to European Cup first round
2 IFK Göteborg 22 13 5 4 37 18 +19 31 1988 Allsvenskan play-offs, Qualification to UEFA Cup first round
3 Djurgårdens IF 22 9 9 4 38 22 +16 27 1988 Allsvenskan play-offs, Qualification to Cup Winners' Cup first round[lower-alpha 1]
4 Örgryte IS 22 9 5 8 27 23 +4 23 1988 Allsvenskan play-offs, Qualification to UEFA Cup first round
5 GIF Sundsvall 22 8 7 7 26 26 0 23
6 IFK Norrköping 22 9 3 10 39 29 +10 21
7 IK Brage 22 7 7 8 23 30 7 21
8 GAIS 22 8 4 10 25 31 6 20
9 Västra Frölunda 22 6 6 10 24 34 10 18
10 AIK 22 6 6 10 19 30 11 18
11 Östers IF (R) 22 4 9 9 20 33 13 17 Relegation to Division 1
12 Hammarby IF (R) 22 5 3 14 19 40 21 13
Source: [citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Allsvenskan Champion; (S) Swedish Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. Djurgården qualified for the European Cup Winners' Cup as Svenska Cupen runners-up 1988–89.

1988 Allsvenskan play-offs


The 1988 Allsvenskan play-offs was the seventh edition of the competition. The four best placed teams from Allsvenskan qualified to the competition. Allsvenskan champions Malmö FF won the competition and the Swedish championship after defeating Djurgården who finished third in the league.

Semi-finals

First leg
Second leg
12 November 1988 Malmö FF 2–1
(3–1 agg.)
Örgryte Malmö Stadion, Malmö

Final

19 November 1988 Malmö FF 7–3
(7–3 agg.)
Djurgården Malmö Stadion, Malmö
Lindman  1', 9'
Ljung  26'
Dahlin  31', 34', 60', 78'
Osvold  23'
Fjellström  47'
Galloway  84'

Footnotes


    References


    • "Swedish Football Tables - List of final tables". RSSSF. 2011. Retrieved 2011-11-16.