2007–08 Moldovan National Division

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Moldovan National Division
Season 2007–08
Champions FC Sheriff Tiraspol
Relegated Rapid Ghidighici
Champions League FC Sheriff Tiraspol
UEFA Cup FC Nistru Otaci, FC Tiraspol, FC Dacia Chişinău
Intertoto Cup FC Tiraspol
Matches played 165
Goals scored 367 (2.22 per match)
Top goalscorer Moldova Igor Picuşceac FC Sheriff Tiraspol, FC Tiraspol (14)
Biggest home win Zimbru Chișinău 7-0 Olimpia Bălți
Biggest away win Tiligul-Tiras Tiraspol 0-4 Sheriff Tiraspol
Highest scoring Dinamo Bender 3-7 Dacia Chișinău

The Moldovan National Division 2007-08 was the 17th season of the Moldovan National Division, the top division of association football in Moldova. The season started on 4 July 2007.

FC Sheriff Tiraspol won the league for the eighth consecutive season. The champions also qualified for the Commonwealth of Independent States Cup 2009.

Rapid Ghidighici withdrew from the league in November after the conclusion of round 16.

League standings[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Sheriff Tiraspol (C) 30 26 3 1 68 8 +60 81 2008–09 UEFA Champions League First qualifying round
2 Dacia Chişinău 30 19 5 6 60 28 +32 62 2008–09 UEFA Cup First qualifying round
3 Nistru Otaci 30 17 8 5 34 17 +17 59
4 Tiraspol 30 16 7 7 36 21 +15 55 2008 UEFA Intertoto Cup First round
5 Zimbru Chişinău 30 13 13 4 43 21 +22 52
6 Iskra - Stal Rîbniţa 30 9 8 13 23 34 −11 35
7 Tiligul-Tiras 30 7 8 15 16 36 −20 29
8 Olimpia Bălţi 30 7 6 17 24 46 −22 27
9 Dinamo Bendery 30 7 5 18 30 57 −27 26
10 CSCA–Steaua Chişinău 30 5 3 22 21 55 −34 18
11 Politehnica Chişinău 30 3 6 21 7 39 −32 15
Rapid Ghidighici (R) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Relegation to Moldovan "A" Division 1

Source: RSSSF
Rules for classification:
1Withdrew from league in November 2007. All results were annulled.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Top goalscorers[edit]

Pos Player Scored for Goals
1 Moldova Igor Picuşceac FC Sheriff Tiraspol, FC Tiraspol 14
2 Belarus Aliaksei Kuchuk FC Sheriff Tiraspol 13
Cameroon Colins Ngaha Poungoue FC Nistru Otaci
Georgia (country) Djaba Dvali FC Dacia Chisinau
5 Moldova Alexei Zhdanov FC Zimbru Chisinau 12

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