2015 Faroe Islands Premier League

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Faroe Islands Premier League
Season2015
Champions B36 Tórshavn
Relegated EB/Streymur
FC Suðuroy
Champions League B36 Tórshavn
Europa League NSÍ Runavík
Víkingur Gøta
HB
Matches played120
Goals scored413 (3.44 per match)
Top goalscorer Klæmint Olsen (21 goals)
Biggest home win NSÍ Runavík 6–1 Suðuroy
Víkingur Gøta 7–2 TB
Biggest away win EB/Streymur 0–8 NSÍ Runavík
Highest scoring Víkingur Gøta 7–2 TB
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2015 Faroe Islands Premier League was the 73rd season of top-tier football on the Faroe Islands. For sponsorship reasons, it was known as Effodeildin. B36 Tórshavn were the defending champions, having won their tenth Faroese title last season.

Contents

Teams

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AB
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B36
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HB
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ÍF
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TB
Location of teams in Effodeildin 2015

Skála and B68 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 TB and runners-up FC Suðuroy.

Team summaries

TeamCityStadiumCapacityManagerKitShirt sponsor
AB Argir Skansi Arena 2,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sámal Erik Hentze Adidas The Irish Pub
B36 Tórshavn Tórshavn Gundadalur 5,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Eyðun Klakstein Adidas J&K Petersen
EB/Streymur Streymnes Við Margáir 1,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Eliesar Olsen Nike [note 1]
FC Suðuroy Vágur Á Eiðinum 3,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Jón Pauli Olsen Nike Suðuroyar Sparikassi [1]
HB Tórshavn Gundadalur 5,000 Flag of Serbia.svg Milan Cimburović Nike Auto Service
ÍF Fuglafjørður Í Fløtugerði 3,000 Flag of Serbia.svg Aleksandar Jovević Puma Havsbrún
Klaksvík Við Djúpumýrar 3,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Mikkjal Thomassen Adidas JFK
NSÍ Runavík Runavík Við Løkin 2,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Trygvi Mortensen Nike Bakkafrost
TB Tvøroyri Við Stórá 4,000 Flag of Iceland.svg Páll Guðlaugsson Hummel Varðin Pelagic
Víkingur Gøta Norðragøta Sarpugerði 3,000 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sigfríður Clementsen Adidas P/F Wenzel [2]
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.

Managerial changes

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyPosition in tableIncoming managerDate of appointment
EB/Streymur Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Rúni NolsøeResigned11 November 2014Pre-season Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Eliesar Olsen11 November 2014 [3]
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Eyðun KlaksteinSacked11 November 2014 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Mikkjal Thomassen 11 November 2014 [4]
ÍF Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Albert EllefsenResigned11 November 2014 Flag of Serbia.svg Aleksandar Jovević 28 November 2014 [5]
B36 Tórshavn Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sámal Erik HentzeResigned24 November 2014 [6] Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Eyðun Klakstein11 December 2014 [7]
AB Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Oddbjørn JoensenSacked1 June 20159th Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Sámal Erik Hentze1 June 2015 [8]
HB Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Heðin AskhamResigned8 August 2015 [9] 4th Flag of Serbia.svg Milan Cimburović 9 August 2015 [10]

League table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification or relegation
1 B36 Tórshavn (C)2718726025+3561Qualification for the Champions League first qualifying round
2 NSÍ Runavík 2716657337+3654Qualification for the Europa League first qualifying round [lower-alpha 1]
3 Víkingur Gøta 2715846835+3353
4 HB 27111064331+1243
5 2711885041+941
6 ÍF 275121044561227
7 TB 27414936471126
8 AB 27412113442824
9 FC Suðuroy (R)27641739682922Relegation to 1. deild
10 EB/Streymur (R)27252027926511
Source: Faroe Soccer, Soccerway
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored. [11]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:

Positions by round

Team ╲ Round123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627
AB 25877889999999999999
B36 Tórshavn 64222222222222221111
EB/Streymur 699999910101010101010101010101010
FC Suðuroy 101010101010108888888888888
HB 25333434333333444444
ÍF 25688556576776666676
62556765757555555555
NSÍ Runavík 11111111111111112222
TB 68335677665667777767
Víkingur Gøta 23664343444444333333
Updated to match(es) played on 9 August 2015. Source: Faroe Soccer

Results

Regular home games

Home \ Away AB B36 EBS SUÐ HB ÍF NSÍ TB VÍK
Argja Bóltfelag 1–31–22–10–11–10–41–21–10–0
B36 Tórshavn 1–11–11–01–14–01–03–03–03–3
EB/Streymur 0–00–23–50–32–24–40–80–31–2
FC Suðuroy 3–11–32–11–25–20–21–31–31–3
Havnar Bóltfelag 2–21–34–20–01–03–11–10–02–1
ÍF Fuglafjørður 3–33–14–12–31–13–10–32–01–3
KÍ Klaksvík 2–12–14–03–00–20–03–31–03–2
NSÍ Runavík 2–12–25–16–12–03–13–00–02–4
TB Tvøroyri 1–11–33–24–11–11–11–12–32–2
Víkingur Gøta 3–11–13–04–03–02–23–35–17–2
Source: Faroe Soccer
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Additional home games

Home \ Away AB B36 EBS SUÐ HB ÍF NSÍ TB VÍK
Argja Bóltfelag 2–20–13–00–0
B36 Tórshavn 2–22–13–02–11–0
EB/Streymur 0–40–50–32–22–1
FC Suðuroy 1–11–33–22–2
Havnar Bóltfelag 3–11–26–02–02–2
ÍF Fuglafjørður 1–33–32–21–1
KÍ Klaksvík 1–36–12–12–0
NSÍ Runavík 6–05–10–05–14–1
TB Tvøroyri 1–11–12–20–2
Víkingur Gøta 3–13–24–21–13–1
Source: Faroe Soccer
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorers

As of 13 November[ citation needed ]
RankPlayerClubGoals
1 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Klæmint Olsen NSÍ Runavík 21
2 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Finnur Justinussen Víkingur Gøta 15
3 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Andreas Lava Olsen Víkingur Gøta 12
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Pól Jóhannus Justinussen NSÍ Runavík 12
5 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Heðin Klakstein KÍ Klaksvík 11
6 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Albert Adu TB 10
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Árni Frederiksberg NSÍ Runavík 10
Flag of Poland.svg Łukasz Cieślewicz B36 Tórshavn 10
9 Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Hans Pauli Samuelsen B36 Tórshavn 9

Hat-tricks

PlayerForAgainstResultDate
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Klæmint Olsen NSÍ Runavík FC Suðuroy 6–1 [12] 1 March 2015
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Andreas Lava Olsen Víkingur Gøta B36 Tórshavn 3–3 [13] 8 March 2015
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Arnbjørn Hansen HB EB/Streymur 4–2 [14] 2 April 2015
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Finnur Justinussen 1 Víkingur Gøta FC Suðuroy 4–0 [15] 2 April 2015
Flag of the Netherlands.svg Albert Adu TB FC Suðuroy 4–1 [16] 14 May 2015
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Klæmint Olsen NSÍ Runavík EB/Streymur 0–8 [17] 25 May 2015
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Andreas Lava Olsen Víkingur Gøta NSÍ Runavík 2–4 [18] 31 May 2015
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Pól Jóhannus Justinussen NSÍ Runavík ÍF 5–1 [19] 3 August 2015

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