2014–15 Slovak First Football League


The 2014–15 Slovak First Football League (known as the Slovak Fortuna Liga[1] for sponsorship reasons) was the 22nd season of first-tier football league in Slovakia, since its establishment in 1993. This season started on 11 July 2014.[2] ŠK Slovan Bratislava are the defending champions.

Fortuna Liga
Season2014–15
Dates11 July 2014 – 30 May 2015
ChampionsAS Trenčín
1st title
RelegatedMFK Košice
Dukla Banská Bystrica
Champions LeagueAS Trenčín
Europa LeagueŽilina
Spartak Trnava
Slovan Bratislava
Matches played198
Goals scored531 (2.68 per match)
Top goalscorerMatej Jelić, Jan Kalabiška
(19 goals)
Biggest home winŽilina 5–1 Ružomberok
Biggest away winKošice 1–3 Zlaté Moravce
Highest scoringTrnava 5–2 B.Bystrica
Highest attendance6,397 (Žilina – Trenčín)
Lowest attendance448 (B.Bystrica – Senica), (B.Bystrica – Ružomberok)
Average attendance 1978
All statistics correct as of 4 June 2015.

Teams


A total of 12 teams are contesting the league, including 11 sides from the 2013–14 season and one promoted from the 2. liga.

Relegation for FC Nitra to the 2014–15 DOXXbet liga was confirmed on 20 May 2014. The one relegated team was replaced by ŽP Šport Podbrezová.

Stadiums and locations

Team Home city Stadium Capacity 2013–14 season
AS Trenčín Trenčín Stadium na Sihoti 4,500 Corgoň Liga runners-up
DAC Dunajská Streda Dunajská Streda Mestský štadión 16,410 11th in Corgoň Liga
Dukla Banská Bystrica Banská Bystrica SNP Stadium 10,000 8th in Corgoň Liga
ŽP Šport Podbrezová Podbrezová Stadium Kolkáreň 4,500 2. liga champions
FK Senica Senica Stadium FK Senica 4,500 6th in Corgoň Liga
MFK Košice Košice Stadium Lokomotívy v Čermeli 9,000 5th in Corgoň Liga
MFK Ružomberok Ružomberok Štadión pod Čebraťom 4,817 4th in Corgoň Liga
MŠK Žilina Žilina Stadium pod Dubňom 11,181 9th in Corgoň Liga
Slovan Bratislava Bratislava Pasienky 12,000 Corgoň Liga champions
Spartak Myjava Myjava Stadium Myjava 2,709 7th in Corgoň Liga
Spartak Trnava Trnava Stadium Antona Malatinského 3,350 3rd in Corgoň Liga
ViOn Zlaté Moravce Zlaté Moravce FC ViOn Stadium 4,000 10th in Corgoň Liga

Personnel and kits


Team President Manager Captain Kitmaker Shirt sponsor
AS Trenčín Tscheu La Ling Martin Ševela Peter Kleščík Nike Aegon
DAC Dunajská Streda Oszkár Világi Tomislav Marić Otto Szabó Adidas Kukkonia
Dukla Banská Bystrica Martin Poljovka Štefan Rusnák Peter Boroš Adidas
FO ŽP Šport Podbrezová Július Kriváň Branislav Benko Ivan Minčič Adidas Železiarne Podbrezová
FK Senica Viktor Blažek Eduard Pagáč Tomáš Kóňa hummel
MFK Košice Blažej Podolák Marek Fabuľa Peter Šinglár Jako Steel Trans
MFK Ružomberok Milan Fiľo Ivan Galád Marek Sapara Adidas MAESTRO
MŠK Žilina Jozef Antošík Adrián Guľa Viktor Pečovský Nike Preto
Slovan Bratislava Ivan Kmotrík Dusan Tittel Martin Dobrotka Adidas Niké
Spartak Myjava Pavel Halabrín Peter Gergely Martin Černáček Uhlsport NAD RESS
Spartak Trnava Michal Pethö Juraj Jarábek Marek Janečka Adidas Škoda Transportation
ViOn Zlaté Moravce Karol Škula Branislav Mráz Július Szöke Erreà ViOn

Managerial changes

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Replaced by Date of appointment
Spartak Myjava Radúz DorňákSacked31 May 2014[3]Pre-season Peter Gergely1 June 2014[4]
MFK Ružomberok Jozef ChovanecEnd of contract30 June 2014[5] Ladislav Šimčo5 June 2014[6]
ŠK Slovan Bratislava Dušan GalisMutual agreement13 June 2014[7] František Straka11 June 2014[8]
ŠK Slovan Bratislava František StrakaMutual agreement7 October 2014[9]5th Jozef Chovanec16 October 2014[10]
FK Dukla Banská Bystrica Norbert HrnčárSacked9 October 2014[11]12th Štefan Rusnák9 October 2014[12]
MFK Ružomberok Ladislav ŠimčoSacked17 November 2014[13]12th Ivan Galád17 November 2015
MFK Košice Radoslav LátalEnd by own request29 November 2014[14]7th Marek Fabuľa29 November 2015
FK Senica Pavel HapalSigns with Slovakia U2123 December 2014[15]3rd Jozef Kostelník4 January 2015[16]
FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce Branislav MrázSacked12 January 2015[17]10th Ladislav Totkovič12 January 2015
FC DAC 1904 Dunajská Streda Mikuláš RadványiSacked17 January 2015[18]9th Tomislav Marić17 January 2015
FO ŽP Šport Podbrezová Jaroslav KentošSacked17 February 2015[19]8th Jozef Mores24 February 2015
ŠK Slovan Bratislava Jozef ChovanecSacked6 April 2015 [20]5th Dušan Tittel7 April 2015
FK Senica Jozef KostelníkMutual agreement8 May 2015 [21]5th Eduard Pagáč8 May 2015

League table


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Trenčín (C) 33 23 5 5 67 28 +39 74 Qualification for the Champions League second qualifying round
2 Žilina 33 20 9 4 68 25 +43 69 Qualification for the Europa League first qualifying round
3 Slovan Bratislava 33 18 3 12 49 42 +7 57
4 Spartak Trnava 33 16 8 9 53 31 +22 56
5 Senica 33 12 11 10 52 50 +2 47
6 Košice (R) 33 11 8 14 43 48 5 41 Relegation to 2. Liga[lower-alpha 1]
7 Ružomberok 33 10 10 13 41 45 4 40
8 DAC Dunajská Streda 33 9 12 12 32 44 12 39
9 Spartak Myjava 33 11 6 16 38 53 15 39
10 ViOn Zlaté Moravce 33 8 8 17 27 54 27 32
11 Podbrezová 33 7 8 18 32 54 22 29
12 Dukla Banská Bystrica (R) 33 4 10 19 29 57 28 22 Relegation to 2. Liga
Source: Fortuna Liga (in Slovak), Soccerway
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head away goals scored; 5) Play-off.[23]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. MFK Košice did not obtain a licence for the 2015–16 season.[22]

Results


First and second round

Home \ Away DAC BB KOŠ POD RUŽ SEN SLO MYJ TRN TRE ZLM ŽIL
DAC Dunajská Streda 0–0 3–1 1–0 1–1 3–0 1–1 1–0 0–0 3–2 1–1 2–2
Dukla Banská Bystrica 0–0 0–2 3–3 3–1 2–2 0–1 0–0 1–1 1–3 2–0 0–0
Košice 1–1 1–2 3–0 2–1 0–0 1–2 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–3 1–1
Podbrezová 3–0 3–0 1–1 1–2 2–1 1–0 1–2 1–1 2–2 0–0 1–0
Ružomberok 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–1 1–2 2–2 0–0 1–1 3–0 0–1
Senica 2–1 3–2 3–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–1
Slovan Bratislava 0–1 3–1 3–0 2–1 2–1 4–1 0–1 1–1 0–2 2–1 0–2
Myjava 3–1 2–1 0–2 1–0 1–1 1–2 2–1 2–0 2–1 2–0 1–4
Spartak Trnava 3–1 5–2 3–1 0–1 2–0 2–2 4–0 5–1 1–0 3–0 1–0
Trenčín 2–1 2–0 4–2 2–0 4–3 3–1 4–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 2–2
ViOn Zlaté Moravce 1–1 1–1 3–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 0–2 1–0 2–1 0–1 1–6
Žilina 3–1 2–0 4–1 0–0 5–1 1–1 3–0 2–1 1–0 1–1 4–0
Source: Fortuna Liga (in Slovak)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Third round

Home \ Away DAC BB KOŠ POD RUŽ SEN SLO MYJ TRN TRE ZLM ŽIL
DAC Dunajská Streda 1–1 0–3 1–0 0–1 0–1
Dukla Banská Bystrica 0–1 1–2 0–4 0–1 0–3
Košice 2–1 5–0 1–1 2–1 1–0 1–2
Podbrezová 2–3 1–1 2–1 0–2 2–3
Ružomberok 2–1 1–0 2–0 2–1 0–1 1–1
Senica 4–0 3–0 4–2 1–1 0–4 1–2
Slovan Bratislava 1–0 2–1 1–0 4–1 1–3 1–0
Spartak Myjava 3–2 1–1 3–6 0–3 2–2
Spartak Trnava 3–1 2–1 4–2 0–0 3–0
Trenčín 3–0 1–0 4–1 3–1 1–0 0–1
ViOn Zlaté Moravce 0–0 0–1 0–2 3–2 1–3
Žilina 4–1 1–2 0–1 3–0 4–1
Source: Fortuna Liga (in Slovak)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Season statistics


Top scorers

Updated through matches played on 30 May 2015.
Rank Player Club Goals[24]
1 Jan Kalabiška FK Senica 19
Matej Jelić MŠK Žilina
3 Jaroslav Mihalík MŠK Žilina 13
4 Štefan Pekár Spartak Myjava 11
Ján Vlasko Spartak Trnava
Erik Sabo Spartak Trnava
7 Adam Zreľák Slovan Bratislava/Ružomberok 10
Martin Mikovič Spartak Trnava
Lukáš Čmelík MŠK Žilina
Nermin Haskić MFK Košice
11 Dávid Škutka ŽP Podbrezová/MFK Košice 9
Pavol Masaryk MFK Ružomberok
13 Jairo AS Trenčín 8
Marko Milinković Slovan Bratislava
Róbert Pillár FK Senica
Seydouba Soumah Slovan Bratislava

Hat-tricks

RoundPlayerForAgainstResultDateRef
24 Matej JelićMŠK ŽilinaMFK Košice4–14 April 2015[25]
24 Jan KalabiškaFK SenicaDukla Banská Bystrica0–44 April 2015[26]
26 Martin JuharFC ViOn Zlaté MoravceFK Senica3–218 April 2015[27]

Clean sheets

Updated through matches played on 30 May 2015
Rank Player Club Clean
sheets[28]
1 Miloš Volešák AS Trenčín/MŠK Žilina 11
2 Igor Šemrinec AS Trenčín 10
3 Michal Šulla FK Senica 8
4 Pavel Kováč FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce 7
Peter Boroš FK Dukla Banská Bystrica
6 Andrej Maťašovský FO ŽP Podbrezová 6
Dobrivoj Rusov FC Spartak Trnava
Martin Krnáč MŠK Žilina/Slovan Bratislava
9 Darko Tofiloski MFK Košice 5
Peter Solnička Spartak Myjava
Dušan Perniš Slovan Bratislava
12 Ivan Kelava Spartak Trnava 4

Awards


Source:[29]

Top Eleven

Individual Awards

Manager of the season

Martin Ševela and Ivan Vrabec (AS Trenčín)

Player of the Year

Viktor Pečovský (MŠK Žilina)

Young player of the Year

Matúš Bero (AS Trenčín)

See also


Stats

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