2014–15 Montenegrin First League


The 2014–15 Montenegrin First League was the ninth season of the top-tier football in Montenegro. The season began on 8 August 2014 and ended on 30 May 2015.

Montenegrin First League
Season2014–15
ChampionsRudar
2nd title
RelegatedMogren
Berane
Europa LeagueSutjeska
Budućnost
Mladost
Matches played198
Goals scored508 (2.57 per match)
Top goalscorerGoran Vujović
(21 goals)
Biggest home winBokelj 5–0 Mogren
Biggest away winMornar 0–7 Grbalj
Highest scoringGrbalj 5–4 Mladost
Longest winning run6 games
Rudar
Longest unbeaten run15 games
Mladost
Longest losing run8 games
Berane
All statistics correct as of 30 May 2015.

Teams


Last season, Dečić were relegated to the Montenegrin Second League, finishing in 12th place and Čelik exclusion because of financial issues. Bokelj and Berane were promoted.

Stadia and locations

Location of the 2014–15 Montenegrin First League teams

All figures for stadiums include seating capacity only, as many stadiums in Montenegro have stands without chairs which would otherwise be the actual number of people able to attend football matches not regulated by UEFA or FIFA.

TeamCityStadiumCapacityCoach
BeraneBeraneGradski stadion10,000 Rade Vešović
BokeljKotorStadion pod Vrmcem5,000 Slobodan Drašković
BudućnostPodgoricaStadion pod Goricom15,230 Dragan Radojičić
GrbaljRadanovićiStadion Donja Sutvara1,500 Veselin Jovović
LovćenCetinjeStadion Obilića Poljana2,000 Radovan Kavaja
MladostPodgoricaStari Aerodrom1,500 Aleksandar Nedović
MogrenBudvaStadion Lugovi2,000 Branislav Milačić
MornarBarStadion Topolica2,000 Mladen Vukićević
PetrovacPetrovacStadion pod Malim brdom1,500 Milorad Malovrazić
RudarPljevljaStadion pod Golubinjom10,000 Mirko Marić
SutjeskaNikšićStadion kraj Bistrice6,180 Dragoslav Albijanić
ZetaGolubovciStadion Trešnjica4,000 Dušan Vlaisavljević

League table


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Rudar (C) 33 22 6 5 58 18 +40 72 Qualification for the Champions League second qualifying round
2 Sutjeska 33 20 9 4 58 23 +35 69 Qualification for the Europa League first qualifying round[lower-alpha 1]
3 Budućnost 33 18 9 6 46 20 +26 63
4 Mladost 33 16 9 8 53 36 +17 57
5 Grbalj 33 15 7 11 52 44 +8 52
6 Lovćen 33 15 5 13 42 32 +10 50
7 Petrovac 33 12 7 14 30 35 5 43
8 Bokelj 33 11 8 14 38 45 7 41
9 Zeta 33 11 7 15 48 44 +4 40
10 Mornar (O) 33 9 5 19 32 63 31 32 Qualification for the relegation play-offs
11 Mogren (R) 33 5 6 22 26 70 44 21
12 Berane (R) 33 3 4 26 25 78 53 13 Relegation to the Second League
Source: Football Association of Montenegro (in Montenegrin), uefa.com
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Head-to-head away goals scored; 6) Goal difference; 7) Goals scored; 8) Draw.
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. Since winners of the 2014–15 Montenegrin Cup, Mladost Podgorica, have secured a top four position in the league the teams placed second, third and fourth will all qualify to the Europa League first qualifying round (originally it was second and third-placed teams).

Results


The schedule consisted of three rounds. During the first two rounds, each team played each other once home and away for a total of 22 matches. The pairings of the third round were then set according to the standings after the first two rounds, giving every team a third game against each opponent for a total of 33 games per team.

First and second round

Home \ Away BER BOK BUD GRB LOV MLA MOG MOR PET RUD SUT ZET
Berane 0–2 1–2 2–3 0–5 1–3 0–2 2–3 0–1 0–4 0–2 1–1
Bokelj 1–1 0–1 1–0 0–1 0–2 5–0 0–1 2–1 1–5 1–1 1–1
Budućnost 1–0 2–2 2–3 2–0 0–0 3–0 2–0 0–1 1–0 1–2 1–0
Grbalj 1–0 1–1 0–2 1–1 5–4 4–2 1–1 1–1 0–3 2–0 1–0
Lovćen 2–0 4–1 3–2 1–0 0–1 1–0 3–1 0–1 0–2 1–2 1–1
Mladost 2–1 4–2 0–0 2–0 1–0 3–0 3–0 2–0 0–0 1–3 3–1
Mogren 2–2 0–2 0–2 0–0 1–2 1–3 1–1 1–3 0–3 0–0 2–1
Mornar 5–1 1–0 0–1 2–0 1–5 1–2 1–3 0–1 2–1 0–1 0–0
Petrovac 1–0 0–3 0–1 0–3 1–0 4–2 2–0 0–1 0–1 1–1 1–0
Rudar 3–0 2–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 2–1 3–0 1–0 0–0 2–1
Sutjeska 4–0 2–0 0–3 0–2 2–0 0–0 4–0 3–0 1–1 1–3 1–0
Zeta 3–0 3–1 1–2 2–1 2–3 1–1 3–0 0–0 2–0 1–2 2–3
Source: Football Association of Montenegro (in Montenegrin)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Third round

Key numbers for pairing determination (number marks position after 22 games):

Rounds
23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th 31st 32nd 33rd
1 – 12
2 – 11
3 – 10
4 – 9
5 – 8
6 – 7
1 – 2
8 – 6
9 – 5
10 – 4
11 – 3
12 – 7
2 – 12
3 – 1
4 – 11
5 – 10
6 – 9
7 – 8
1 – 4
2 – 3
9 – 7
10 – 6
11 – 5
12 – 8
3 – 12
4 – 2
5 – 1
6 – 11
7 – 10
8 – 9
1 – 6
2 – 5
3 – 4
10 – 8
11 – 7
12 – 9
4 – 12
5 – 3
6 – 2
7 – 1
8 – 11
9 – 10
1 – 8
2 – 7
3 – 6
4 – 5
11 – 9
12 – 10
5 – 12
6 – 4
7 – 3
8 – 2
9 – 1
10 – 11
1 – 10
2 – 9
3 – 8
4 – 7
5 – 6
12 – 11
6 – 12
7 – 5
8 – 4
9 – 3
10 – 2
11 – 1
Home \ Away BER BOK BUD GRB LOV MLA MOG MOR PET RUD SUT ZET
Berane 0–1 2–1 2–2 3–1 2–1
Bokelj 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–0 1–2
Budućnost 4–0 1–1 3–1 0–0 1–1 3–0
Grbalj 2–1 4–1 3–1 2–1 3–1 0–6
Lovćen 2–0 0–0 1–0 2–0 0–0 1–2
Mladost 4–1 3–0 1–2 1–0 0–3 0–0
Mogren 0–3 1–1 0–2 1–1 1–0
Mornar 1–2 0–7 1–0 3–2 0–1
Petrovac 0–0 2–0 1–0 1–3 1–2
Rudar 4–1 2–0 3–1 4–3 0–1 3–1
Sutjeska 3–1 1–1 3–0 1–1 4–0 1–0
Zeta 2–1 2–2 5–0 4–0 1–3
Source: Football Association of Montenegro (in Montenegrin)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Relegation play-offs


Mornar2–0Igalo
Kim Young-Seop  22'
B. Ivanović  89'
Attendance: 600
Referee: Milovan Milačić
Igalo2–0 (a.e.t.)Mornar
Mrdak  16'
M. Kovačević  80'
Penalties
Koprivica
Đurković
Bigović
Vujović
Mrdak
Ćuković
Šćepanović
Mijata
Kovačević
Bumbar
8–9 Vojvodić
Mrvaljević
Lalošević
Pejović
Karadžić
Jovančov
Marković
Kim Young-Seop
Kalezić
Ivanović
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Miloš Novović

Igalo 2–2 Mornar on aggregate. Mornar won 9–8 on penalties and remained in the First League.


Mogren0–5Dečić
Camaj  7'
I. Mijušković  32', 62'
Ramović  61'
N. Đurković  81'
Attendance: 700
Referee: Mileta Šćepanović
Dečić2–1Mogren
Anđušić  24', 39' Poček  62'
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Miloš Savović

Dečić won 7–1 on aggregate and got promoted to the First League.

Top goalscorers


As of 31 May 2015
Rank Scorer Club Goals
1 Goran Vujović Sutjeska 21
2 Igor Ivanović Rudar 13
3 Stevan Kovačević Sutjeska 12
Bogdan Milić Mladost
Ivan Jablan Grbalj
6 Admir Adrović Budućnost 11
7 Draško Božović Sutjeska 10
8 Petar Orlandić Zeta 9
Miljan Vlaisavljević Zeta
Luka Rotković Mornar

Source: cg-fudbal.com