1980-81 Yugoslav First League
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1980%E2%80%9381 Yugoslav First League
Prva savezna liga
Season1980–81
Dates16 August 1980 -
14 June 1981
ChampionsRed Star (14th title)
RelegatedBorac Banja Luka
Napredak Kru?evac
European CupRed Star
Cup Winners' CupVele? Mostar
UEFA CupHajduk Split
Radni?ki Ni?
Top goalscorerMilan Radovi? (26)
1979-80

The 1980-81 Yugoslav First League season was the 35th season of the First Federal League (Serbo-Croatian: Prva savezna liga), the top level association football competition of SFR Yugoslavia, since its establishment in 1946. A total of 18 teams competed in the league, with the previous season's champions Red Star successfully defending their title, finishing the season two points clear of runners-up Hajduk Split.

Teams

A total of eighteen teams contested the league, including sixteen sides from the 1979-80 season and two sides promoted from the 1979-80 Yugoslav Second League (YSL) as winners of the two second level divisions East and West. The league was contested in a double round robin format, with each club playing every other club twice, for a total of 34 rounds. Two points were awarded for wins and one point for draws.

Osijek and ?elik were relegated from the 1979-80 Yugoslav First League after finishing the season in bottom two places of the league table. The two clubs promoted were NK Zagreb and OFK Belgrade, returning to the top level after being relegated in the 1978-79 season.

Locations of teams' home cities in the 1980-81 Yugoslav First League

League table

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Red Star Belgrade (C) 34 15 14 5 62 31 +31 44 Qualification for European Cup first round
2 Hajduk Split 34 16 10 8 57 36 +21 42 Qualification for UEFA Cup first round
3 Radni?ki Ni? 34 13 15 6 39 28 +11 41
4 Sloboda Tuzla 34 14 8 12 46 51 −5 36 Qualification for Balkans Cup
5 Dinamo Zagreb 34 12 11 11 44 38 +6 35
6 Budu?nost 34 11 12 11 38 34 +4 34 Qualification for Intertoto Cup
7 Rijeka 34 12 10 12 50 47 +3 34
8 Partizan 34 9 16 9 43 41 +2 34
9 Vele? 34 13 8 13 44 47 −3 34 Qualification for Cup Winners' Cup first round
10 Vojvodina 34 13 8 13 37 40 −3 34
11 Vardar 34 11 11 12 41 48 −7 33
12 Olimpija 34 8 16 10 29 33 −4 32
13 Sarajevo 34 12 8 14 47 53 −6 32
14 ?eljezni?ar 34 11 10 13 42 51 −9 32
15 OFK Belgrade 34 8 14 12 34 39 −5 30
16 NK Zagreb 34 11 8 15 43 55 −12 30
17 Borac Banja Luka (R) 34 10 9 15 35 44 −9 29 Relegation to Yugoslav Second League
18 Napredak Kru?evac (R) 34 9 8 17 45 60 −15 26
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

Top scorers

See also

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