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Tippeligaen 1998
Tippeligaen
Season1998
ChampionsRosenborg
13th title
RelegatedSogndal
Haugesund
Champions LeagueRosenborg
Molde
UEFA CupStabæk
Viking
Bodø/Glimt
Intertoto CupVålerenga
Matches played182
Goals scored671 (3.69 per match)
Top goalscorerSigurd Rushfeldt
(27 goals)
Biggest home win[1]
(16 May 1998)
[1]
(19 July 1998)
Biggest away winSogndal 0-9 Stabæk[1]
(25 October 1998)
Highest scoring[1]
(9 September 1998)
Highest attendance21,230[2]
Rosenborg 6-0 Moss
(16 May 1998)
Lowest attendance841[3]
Sogndal 0-9 Stabæk
(25 October 1998)
Average attendance5,267 Increase 11.2%
1997
1999 ->

The 1998 Tippeligaen was the 53rd completed season of top division football in Norway. Each team played 26 games with 3 points given for wins and 1 for draws. Number thirteen and fourteen are relegated, number twelve has to play two qualification matches (home and away) against number three in the first division (where number one and two are directly promoted) for the last spot.

Teams and locations

Note: Table lists in alphabetical order.

League table

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Rosenborg (C) 26 20 3 3 79 23 +56 63 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
2 Molde 26 16 6 4 70 34 +36 54 Qualification for the Champions League second qualifying round
3 Stabæk 26 16 5 5 63 29 +34 53 Qualification for the UEFA Cup first round[a]
4 Viking 26 14 4 8 66 44 +22 46 Qualification for the UEFA Cup qualifying round[b]
5 Bodø/Glimt 26 9 9 8 47 47 0 36
6 Brann 26 9 8 9 44 39 +5 35 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup second round
7 Vålerenga 26 10 3 13 44 48 −4 33 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup first round
8 Lillestrøm 26 9 6 11 41 49 −8 33
9 Moss 26 10 2 14 36 55 −19 32
10 Strømsgodset 26 9 5 12 40 61 −21 32
11 Tromsø 26 7 7 12 39 48 −9 28
12 Kongsvinger (O) 26 7 5 14 35 59 −24 26 Qualification for the relegation play-offs
13 Haugesund (R) 26 6 5 15 41 55 −14 23 Relegation to 1. divisjon
14 Sogndal (R) 26 4 4 18 26 80 −54 16
Source: fotball.no
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Stabæk qualified for the UEFA Cup as Norwegian Cup winners.
  2. ^ Bodø/Glimt qualified for the UEFA Cup qualifying round through their Fair play ranking.

Relegation play-offs

Kongsvinger won the play-offs against Kjelsås 7-2 on aggregate.

Results
  • Match 1: Kongsvinger 2-2 Kjelsås
  • Match 2: Kjelsås 0-5 Kongsvinger

Season statistics

Top scorers

Attendances

Pos Team Total High Low Average Change
1 Rosenborg 171,129 21,230 8,864 13,164 +16.1%+
2 Brann 116,693 12,290 7,236 8,976 -20.7%+
3 Molde 110,712 13,308 6,036 8,516 +114.8%+
4 Vålerenga 102,242 12,318 3,331 7,865 n/a1
5 Viking 73,999 8,126 4,263 5,692 -12.8%+
6 Strømsgodset 56,715 6,537 3,309 4,363 -21.7%+
7 Haugesund 51,353 5,950 2,391 3,950 -18.2%+
8 Lillestrøm 51,133 7,008 2,313 3,933 -3.3%+
9 Tromsø 45,700 6,896 1,762 3,515 +9.9%+
10 Bodø/Glimt 45,393 5,020 2,263 3,492 +5.0%+
11 Stabæk 44,159 7,938 1,523 3,397 -0.4%+
12 Moss 37,537 5,139 1,442 2,887 n/a1
13 Kongsvinger 32,567 3,870 1,688 2,505 +2.6%+
14 Sogndal 19,336 2,336 841 1,487 -18.8%+
League total 958,668 21,230 841 5,267 +11.2%+

Source: nifs.no
Notes:
1: Team played last season in 1. divisjon.

References

  1. ^ a b c d "Ligastats Tippeligaen 1998". nifs.no (in Norwegian). A-pressen.
  2. ^ "Rosenborg-Moss 6-0". nifs.no (in Norwegian). A-pressen.
  3. ^ "Sogndal-Stabæk 0-9". nifs.no (in Norwegian). A-pressen.

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