Allsvenskan | Sweden - an overview

The Sweden Allsvenskan is Swedens' premier football league. The Allsvenskan sits on the very top of professional football in Sweden and is also known as the Fotbollsallsvenskan. That translates from Swedish as “football top league”. The Sweden Allsvenskan is one of the few European leagues to honour an individual player and a manager’s contribution to the game. Each honour is decided at the end of the season. Awards for the best overall player, goalkeeper, defender, midfielder, forward, newcomer and manager of the season are awarded the Allsvenskans stora pris. There are 16 teams all fighting for the right to play in the Allsvenskan and lift the Lennart Johanssons Pokal. Seasons run a little different due to weather conditions, so a typical season is between March to November. There is no promotion from the Allsvenskan, but the top team qualifies for the UEFA Champions League. The league's runner up enters the 2nd stage qualifying round. Third and fourth qualify for the Europa League. One further Europa League place is determined by domestic cup competition. Relegation from this league drops to the Swedish Superettan.

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Participating teams

  • AIK Solna
    Friends Arena, Stockholm
  • BK Häcken
    Bravida Arena, Gothenburg
  • Djurgårdens IF
    Tele2 Arena, Johanneshov
  • Falkenbergs FF
    Falcon Alkoholfri Arena, Falkenberg
  • Hammarby IF
    Tele2 Arena, Johanneshov
  • Helsingborgs IF
    Olympiastadion, Helsingborg
  • IFK Göteborg
    Gamla Ullevi, Göteborg
  • IFK Norrköping
    Nya Parken, Norrköping
  • IK Sirius
    Studenternas IP, Uppsala
  • If Elfsborg
    Borås Arena, Borås
  • Kalmar FF
    Guldfågeln Arena, Kalmar
  • Malmö FF
    Swedbank Stadion, Malmö
  • Mjällby AIF
    Strandvallen, Hällevik
  • Varbergs BoIS
    Påskbergsvallen, Varberg
  • Örebro SK
    Behrn Arena, Örebro
  • Östersunds FK
    Jämtkraft Arena, Östersund

Allsvenskan Standings

#TeamPlayedDiff.Pnts
1Malmö FF Logo Malmö FF293057
2If Elfsborg Logo If Elfsborg291150
3BK Häcken Logo BK Häcken291648
4IFK Norrköping Logo IFK Norrköping291546
5Djurgårdens IF Logo Djurgårdens IF291445
6Mjällby AIF Logo Mjällby AIF29344
7Hammarby IF Logo Hammarby IF29141
8Örebro SK Logo Örebro SK29-539
9AIK Solna Logo AIK Solna29-338
10IK Sirius Logo IK Sirius29-638
11Varbergs BoIS Logo Varbergs BoIS29237
12Östersunds FK Logo Östersunds FK29-1533
13IFK Göteborg Logo IFK Göteborg29-831
14Kalmar FF Logo Kalmar FF29-1927
15Falkenbergs FF Logo Falkenbergs FF29-2024
16Helsingborgs IF Logo Helsingborgs IF29-1623

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