2014 Faroe Islands Premier League


2014 Faroe Islands Premier League was the seventy-second season of top-tier football on the Faroe Islands. For sponsorship reasons, it was known as Effodeildin. Havnar Bóltfelag were the defending champions.

Faroe Islands Premier League
Season2014
ChampionsB36 (10th title)
RelegatedB68
Skála
Champions LeagueB36
Europa LeagueVíkingur (via Faroe Islands Cup)
HB
NSÍ
Matches played135
Goals scored415 (3.07 per match)
Top goalscorerKlæmint Olsen (22 goals)
Biggest home winHB 6–0 B68 (R16)
Biggest away winAB 0–7 NSÍ (R10)
Highest scoringB68 5–3 (R9)
2013
2015

Teams


Location of teams in Effodeildin 2014

TB and 07 Vestur had finished 9th and 10th respectively at the end of the previous season and were relegated to the 1. deild as a result.

Replacing them were the 1. deild champions B68 and runners-up Skála.

Teams summaries

Team Location Stadium Capacity Manager Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
AB Argir Blue Water Arena 2,000 Oddbjørn Joensen Adidas Install
B36 Tórshavn Gundadalur 5,000 Sámal Erik Hentze Adidas P/F Wenzel
B68 Toftir Svangaskarð 6,000 Øssur Hansen Nike None
EB/Streymur Streymnes Við Margáir 1,000 Rúni Nolsøe Nike [note 1]
HB Tórshavn Gundadalur 5,000 Heðin Askham Nike Auto Service[2]
ÍF Fuglafjørður Í Fløtugerði 3,000 Albert Ellefsen Puma Bank Nordik
Klaksvík Við Djúpumýrar 3,000 Eyðun Klakstein Adidas JFK
NSÍ Runavík Við Løkin 2,000 Trygvi Mortensen Nike Bakkafrost[3]
Skála Skála Undir Mýruhjalla 2,000 Pauli Poulsen Stanno R Transport[note 2]
Víkingur Norðragøta Sarpugerði 3,000 Sigfríður Clementsen Adidas Vodafone
Note
  1. Thor, Atlanticpane, Bátafiskur, Norðsetur and Vermland are the sponsors of EB/Streymur, each player wears a shirt with one of these five different sponsors.[1]
  2. Only some players use shirt with sponsor.

Managerial changes

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
B36 Mikkjal Thomassen 26 October 2013[4] Pre-season Sámal Erik Hentze 26 October 2013[4]
HB Oddbjørn Joensen 29 October 2013[5] Pre-season Heðin Askham 29 October 2013[5]
AB Sámal Erik Hentze Signed by B36 26 October 2013 Pre-season Bill McLeod Jacobsen 5 November 2013[6]
NSÍ Heðin Askham Signed by HB 29 October 2013 Pre-season Trygvi Mortensen 7 November 2013[7]
AB Bill McLeod Jacobsen Personal reasons 16 April 2014[8] 7th Oddbjørn Joensen 16 April 2014[8]
Skála Eliesar Olsen Resigned 16 June 2014[9] 10th Pauli Poulsen 17 June 2014[10]

League table


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 B36 Tórshavn (C) 27 19 4 4 53 25 +28 61 Qualification for the Champions League first qualifying round
2 HB 27 18 6 3 59 20 +39 60 Qualification for the Europa League first qualifying round[lower-alpha 1]
3 Víkingur Gøta 27 13 10 4 60 30 +30 49
4 NSÍ Runavík 27 12 4 11 53 42 +11 40
5 EB/Streymur 27 11 7 9 41 33 +8 40
6 27 10 6 11 41 38 +3 36
7 ÍF 27 7 7 13 36 52 16 28
8 AB 27 6 7 14 30 61 31 25
9 Skála ÍF (R) 27 3 8 16 19 54 35 17 Relegation to 1. deild
10 B68 Toftir (R) 27 4 5 18 23 60 37 17
Source: Faroe Soccer
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:

Positions by round

Team ╲ Round123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627
AB2577889109999988888888888888
B36 Tórshavn223421111111111111111111111
B68 Toftir77991098888888991010101010109999910
EB/Streymur565265645444564444444445555
HB542312222222222222222222222
ÍF896546567767777777777777777
124653334676656666666666666
NSÍ Runavík411134456333445555555554444
Skála ÍF101010109101091010101010101099999910101010109
Víkingur Gøta1088877773555333333333333333
Updated to match(es) played on 25 October 2014. Source: Faroe Soccer

Results


The schedule consists of a total of 27 rounds. Each team plays three games against every opponent in no particular order. At least one of the games had to be at home and at least one had to be away. The additional home game for every match-up was randomly assigned prior to the season, with the top five teams of the previous season having 5 home games.

Regular home games

Home \ Away AB B36 B68 EBS HB ÍF NSÍ SKÁ VÍK
Argja Bóltfelag 1–2 3–2 2–2 0–3 2–0 1–1 0–7 1–1 0–3
B36 Tórshavn 1–1 3–0 3–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 1–0 2–0 2–2
B68 Toftir 3–2 2–4 1–1 0–4 1–1 5–3 0–2 0–0 1–3
EB/Streymur 5–0 1–0 3–0 1–1 1–2 3–1 0–0 3–0 2–3
Havnar Bóltfelag 1–2 2–2 6–0 1–2 3–1 2–0 4–1 2–0 2–2
ÍF Fuglafjørður 1–4 2–5 3–0 3–0 2–2 1–3 2–1 1–0 2–2
KÍ Klaksvík 4–1 1–3 0–0 3–1 1–2 4–0 2–2 1–0 1–0
NSÍ Runavík 3–0 0–1 1–0 1–2 1–2 2–2 1–1 6–1 0–2
Skála ÍF 0–0 0–3 1–0 1–1 0–1 2–2 2–0 1–5 1–1
Víkingur Gøta 0–2 1–2 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–1 1–1 3–0 5–0
Source: Faroe Soccer
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Additional home games

Home \ Away AB B36 B68 EBS HB ÍF NSÍ SKÁ VÍK
Argja Bóltfelag 0–3 0–0 1–3 1–2
B36 Tórshavn 1–0 1–2 0–1 2–0 0–2
B68 Toftir 1–2 1–3 0–3 1–0
EB/Streymur 0–3 2–0 0–2 3–1 1–3
Havnar Bóltfelag 3–0 2–0 3–0 2–0 2–1
ÍF Fuglafjørður 3–0 1–2 1–2 0–2 1–1
KÍ Klaksvík 5–1 1–0 3–0 2–4
NSÍ Runavík 3–1 2–3 3–1 4–2 2–0
Skála ÍF 1–1 0–2 2–3 3–3
Víkingur Gøta 2–2 3–1 5–0 6–1
Source: Faroe Soccer
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorers


As of 25 October.
Rank Player Club Goals (Pen.)
1 Klæmint Olsen NSÍ 22 (2)
2 Finnur Justinussen Víkingur 19
3 Adeshina Lawal B36 13 (1)
Hans Pauli Samuelsen EB/Streymur 13 (5)
5 Páll Klettskarð 12 (1)
Fróði Benjaminsen HB 12 (1)
7 Andrew av Fløtum HB 10
Arnbjørn Hansen EB/Streymur 10
Árni Frederiksberg NSÍ 10
Súni Olsen Víkingur 10 (3)

Hat-tricks

PlayerForAgainstResultDate
Klæmint OlsenNSÍSkála1–5[11]23 March 2014
Arnbjørn HansenEB/StreymurAB5–0[12]11 May 2014
Sorin AnghelABÍF1–4[13]18 May 2014
Klæmint Olsen1NSÍAB0–7[14]25 May 2014
Árni FrederiksbergNSÍSkála6–1[15]1 June 2014
Klæmint OlsenNSÍAB3–1[16]14 September 2014
Páll KlettskarðSkála3–0[17]1 October 2014
Andrew av FløtumHBAB1–3[18]5 October 2014
Hallur HanssonVíkingurÍF5–0[19]5 October 2014
  • 1 Scored four goals.

Awards


Season awards

Award Winner Team Reference
Best Player Adeshina Lawal[20] B36 [21]
Best Coach Sámal Erik Hentze B36
Best Goalkeeper Teitur Gestsson HB
Best Defender Jóhan Troest Davidsen HB
Best Midfielder Łukasz Cieślewicz B36
Best Forward Adeshina Lawal B36
Best Young Player Bárður Hansen Víkingur
Best Referee Lars Müller
Fair Play B36

Team of the Season

Source: [22]

Goal of the Month

Month Winner Team
March Róaldur Jakobsen[23] B36
April Jákup á Borg[24] B36
May Fróði Benjaminsen[25] HB
June/July Niels Pauli Danielsen[26] EB/Streymur
August Clayton Soares[27] ÍF
September/October Jóhan Dávur Højgaard B68

Goal of the Year

Rank Player Team Vote percentage
1 Jóhan Dávur Højgaard[28] B68 27%
2 Niels Pauli Danielsen EB/Streymur 24%
3 Róaldur Jakobsen B36 21%
4 Fróði Benjaminsen HB 14%
5 Jákup á Borg B36 7%
6 Clayton Soares ÍF 7%

See also


References


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  2. "Auto Service høvuðsstuðul hjá HB" (in Faroese). HB. 7 March 2014. Archived from the original on 11 March 2014. Retrieved 10 March 2014.
  3. "Bakkafrost heldur fram sum høvuðsstuðul hjá NSÍ" (in Faroese). NSÍ. 19 February 2014. Retrieved 10 March 2014.
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