2014 Faroe Islands Premier League

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Faroe Islands Premier League
Season2014
Champions B36 (10th title)
Relegated B68
Skála
Champions League B36
Europa League Víkingur (via Faroe Islands Cup)
HB
NSÍ
Matches played135
Goals scored415 (3.07 per match)
Top goalscorer Klæmint Olsen (22 goals)
Biggest home win HB 6–0 B68 (R16)
Biggest away win AB 0–7 NSÍ (R10)
Highest scoring B68 5–3 (R9)
2013
2015

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.

Contents

Teams

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AB
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B36
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B68
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HB
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ÍF
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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

TeamLocationStadiumCapacityManagerKit manufacturerShirt sponsor
AB Argir Blue Water Arena 2,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Oddbjørn Joensen Adidas Install
B36 Tórshavn Gundadalur 5,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sámal Erik Hentze Adidas P/F Wenzel
B68 Toftir Svangaskarð 6,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Øssur Hansen Nike None
EB/Streymur Streymnes Við Margáir 1,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Rúni Nolsøe Nike [note 1]
HB Tórshavn Gundadalur 5,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Heðin Askham Nike Auto Service [2]
ÍF Fuglafjørður Í Fløtugerði 3,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Albert Ellefsen Puma Bank Nordik
Klaksvík Við Djúpumýrar 3,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Eyðun Klakstein Adidas JFK
NSÍ Runavík Við Løkin 2,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Trygvi Mortensen Nike Bakkafrost [3]
Skála Skála Undir Mýruhjalla 2,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Pauli Poulsen Stanno R Transport [note 2]
Víkingur Norðragøta Sarpugerði 3,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg 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

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyPosition in tableIncoming managerDate of appointment
B36 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Mikkjal Thomassen 26 October 2013 [4] Pre-season Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sámal Erik Hentze26 October 2013 [4]
HB Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Oddbjørn Joensen29 October 2013 [5] Pre-season Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Heðin Askham29 October 2013 [5]
AB Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sámal Erik HentzeSigned by B3626 October 2013Pre-season Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Bill McLeod Jacobsen 5 November 2013 [6]
NSÍ Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Heðin AskhamSigned by HB29 October 2013Pre-season Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Trygvi Mortensen7 November 2013 [7]
AB Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Bill McLeod Jacobsen Personal reasons16 April 2014 [8] 7th Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Oddbjørn Joensen16 April 2014 [8]
Skála Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Eliesar OlsenResigned16 June 2014 [9] 10th Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Pauli Poulsen17 June 2014 [10]

League table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification or relegation
1 B36 Tórshavn (C)2719445325+2861Qualification for the Champions League first qualifying round
2 HB 2718635920+3960Qualification for the Europa League first qualifying round [lower-alpha 1]
3 Víkingur Gøta 27131046030+3049
4 NSÍ Runavík 27124115342+1140
5 EB/Streymur 2711794133+840
6 27106114138+336
7 ÍF 27771336521628
8 AB 27671430613125
9 Skála ÍF (R)27381619543517Relegation to 1. deild
10 B68 Toftir (R)27451823603717
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
AB 2577889109999988888888888888
B36 Tórshavn 223421111111111111111111111
B68 Toftir 77991098888888991010101010109999910
EB/Streymur 565265645444564444444445555
HB 542312222222222222222222222
ÍF 896546567767777777777777777
124653334676656666666666666
NSÍ Runavík 411134456333445555555554444
Skála ÍF 101010109101091010101010101099999910101010109
Víkingur Gøta 1088877773555333333333333333
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 1–23–22–20–32–01–10–71–10–3
B36 Tórshavn 1–13–03–11–11–02–11–02–02–2
B68 Toftir 3–22–41–10–41–15–30–20–01–3
EB/Streymur 5–01–03–01–11–23–10–03–02–3
Havnar Bóltfelag 1–22–26–01–23–12–04–12–02–2
ÍF Fuglafjørður 1–42–53–03–02–21–32–11–02–2
KÍ Klaksvík 4–11–30–03–11–24–02–21–01–0
NSÍ Runavík 3–00–11–01–21–22–21–16–10–2
Skála ÍF 0–00–31–01–10–12–22–01–51–1
Víkingur Gøta 0–21–21–01–10–01–11–13–05–0
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 0–30–01–31–2
B36 Tórshavn 1–01–20–12–00–2
B68 Toftir 1–21–30–31–0
EB/Streymur 0–32–00–23–11–3
Havnar Bóltfelag 3–02–03–02–02–1
ÍF Fuglafjørður 3–01–21–20–21–1
KÍ Klaksvík 5–11–03–02–4
NSÍ Runavík 3–12–33–14–22–0
Skála ÍF 1–10–22–33–3
Víkingur Gøta 2–23–15–06–1
Source: Faroe Soccer
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorers

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

Hat-tricks

PlayerForAgainstResultDate
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Klæmint Olsen NSÍ Skála 1–5 [11] 23 March 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Arnbjørn Hansen EB/Streymur AB 5–0 [12] 11 May 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sorin Anghel AB ÍF 1–4 [13] 18 May 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Klæmint Olsen 1 NSÍ AB 0–7 [14] 25 May 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Árni Frederiksberg NSÍ Skála 6–1 [15] 1 June 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Klæmint Olsen NSÍ AB 3–1 [16] 14 September 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Páll Klettskarð Skála 3–0 [17] 1 October 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Andrew av Fløtum HB AB 1–3 [18] 5 October 2014
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Hallur Hansson Víkingur ÍF 5–0 [19] 5 October 2014

Awards

Season awards

AwardWinnerTeamReference
Best Player Flag of Nigeria.svg Adeshina Lawal [20] B36 [21]
Best Coach Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sámal Erik Hentze B36
Best Goalkeeper Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Teitur Gestsson HB
Best Defender Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Jóhan Troest Davidsen HB
Best Midfielder Flag of Poland.svg Łukasz Cieślewicz B36
Best Forward Flag of Nigeria.svg Adeshina Lawal B36
Best Young Player Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Bárður Hansen Víkingur
Best Referee Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Lars Müller
Fair Play B36

Team of the Season

Source: [22]

Goal of the Month

MonthWinnerTeam
March Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Róaldur Jakobsen [23] B36
April Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Jákup á Borg [24] B36
May Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Fróði Benjaminsen [25] HB
June/July Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Niels Pauli Danielsen [26] EB/Streymur
August Flag of Brazil.svg Clayton Soares [27] ÍF
September/October Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Jóhan Dávur Højgaard B68

Goal of the Year

RankPlayerTeamVote percentage
1Jóhan Dávur Højgaard [28] B68 27%
2Niels 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%

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