1992 Meistriliiga

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Meistriliiga
Season 1992
Champions Norma
(1st title)
Relegated Maardu
Champions League Norma
Top goalscorer Sergei Bragin (18)
1991 (nonofficial)

The 1992 Meistriliiga was the inaugural season of the Meistriliiga, the top division of the Estonian football. It was the first domestic competition since the Baltic nation had gained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. Fourteen teams competed in this edition, played in the spring to make the transition to autumn to spring season in the same year. Norma Tallinn won the title.

Preliminary Round[edit]

Western Group[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Norma 6 6 0 0 29 3 +26 12 Qualification to the Championship Tournament
2 TVMV 6 4 1 1 21 6 +15 9
3 Vigri 6 4 0 2 16 14 +2 8
4 Pärnu 6 2 2 2 10 12 −2 6
5 Dünamo 6 2 1 3 7 12 −5 5 Qualification to the Relegation Tournament
6 Viljandi 6 0 1 5 6 23 −17 1
7 Merkuur 6 0 1 5 5 24 −19 1

Eastern Group[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Flora 6 5 1 0 36 4 +32 11 Qualification to the Championship Tournament
2 Eesti Põlevkivi Jõhvi 6 3 3 0 18 8 +10 9
3 Tartu Kalev 6 3 2 1 22 14 +8 8
4 Trans 6 3 2 1 14 9 +5 8
5 Sillamäe Kalev 6 1 1 4 4 10 −6 3 Qualification to the Relegation Tournament
6 Kohtla-Järve Keemik 6 1 1 4 5 13 −8 3
7 Maardu 6 0 0 6 3 44 −41 0

Championship Tournament[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Norma (C) 7 5 2 0 22 4 +18 12 1992–93 UEFA Champions League Preliminary round
2 Eesti Põlevkivi Jõhvi 7 3 4 0 23 14 +9 10
3 TVMV 7 3 2 2 23 13 +10 8
4 Flora 7 3 2 2 17 9 +8 8
5 Vigri 7 3 0 4 9 16 −7 6
6 Tartu Kalev 7 1 3 3 11 18 −7 5
7 Trans 7 1 2 4 9 28 −19 4
8 Pärnu 7 1 1 5 10 22 −12 3

Relegation Tournament[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
9 Dünamo 5 4 0 1 14 5 +9 8
10 Kohtla-Järve Keemik 5 3 2 0 10 4 +6 8
11 Sillamäe Kalev 5 2 2 1 8 8 0 6
12 Merkuur 5 1 2 2 8 7 +1 4 Relegation play-off
13 Viljandi1 5 1 2 2 11 11 0 4 Relegation to the 1992–93 Esiliiga
14 Maardu (R) 5 0 0 5 4 20 −16 0

1Viljandi stayed in the Meistriliiga as Pärnu JK withdrew from the 1992-93 Meistriliiga, changed their name to Viljandi Tulevik

Relegation playoff[edit]

4–4 on aggregate. Merkuur won on away goals and retained its Meistriliiga spot for the 1992-93 season.

Topscorers[edit]

Pos  Name Team Goals
1 Sergei Bragin FC Norma Tallinn 18
2 Sergei Afanasyev JK Eesti Põlevkivi Jõhvi 13
3 Valeri Mozuhhin TVMV 12
4 Urmas Kirs FC Flora Tallinn 11
Oleg Guzik TVMV 11
6 Martin Reim FC Flora Tallinn 7
Indro Olumets FC Flora Tallinn 7
Aleksandr Zhurkin FC Norma Tallinn 7

See also[edit]

References[edit]