1939 Mestaruussarja – Finnish League Championship

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Mestaruussarja
Season 1939
Champions TPS Turku
Relegated KPT Kuopio
Viipurin Reipas
...
Top goalscorer Aatos Lehtonen, HJK Helsinki (15)
1938
1940

The 1939 season was the tenth completed season of Finnish Football League Championship, known as the Mestaruussarja.

Overview[edit]

The 1939 Mestaruussarja was contested by 8 teams, with TPS Turku winning the championship. KPT Kuopio and Viipurin Reipas were relegated to the second tier which was known as the Suomensarja.[1]

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA Pts
1 TPS Turku (C) 12 9 2 1 38 17 20
2 HJK Helsinki 13 7 4 2 40 18 18
3 HT Helsinki 12 6 1 5 27 21 13
4 HIFK Helsinki 13 5 3 5 31 32 13
5 HPS Helsinki 13 5 3 5 20 22 13
6 VPS Vaasa 12 3 4 5 20 21 10
7 KPT Kuopio (R) 12 2 3 7 17 29 7
8 Viipurin Reipas (R) 11 2 0 9 18 51 4

The league was abandoned due to World War II (14 rounds having been scheduled). The above table was declared final.[1]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Finland - List of League First Level Tables - rsssf.com". Heikki Pietarinen - RSSSF. Retrieved 2011-12-05. 

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