2009 Armenian Premier League

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Armenian Premier League
Arm League 2009 Logo.jpg
Season 2009
Champions Pyunik
12th Armenian title
Relegated Ararat
UEFA Champions League Pyunik
UEFA Europa League Mika
Ulisses
Matches played 112
Goals scored 308 (2.75 per match)
Top goalscorer Armenia Arthur Kocharyan (15 goals)
Biggest home win Mika 7-0 Shirak
Pyunik 7-0 Gandzasar
Biggest away win Gandzasar 0-4 Pyunik
Shirak 0-4 Mika
Highest scoring Mika 7-0 Shirak
Pyunik 7-0 Gandzasar
2008
2010

The 2009 Armenian Premier League season was the eighteenth since its establishment. The season began on 21 March 2009 and ended on 7 November 2009. FC Pyunik were the defending champions.

There were no teams promoted from the previous season of the First League. Therefore Kilikia F.C. play another season in the top league. Only 8 teams were allowed to play in the 2009 Armenian Premier League.

The league was played in four stages. Teams played each other four times, twice at home and twice away. FC Pyunik gained maximum points after round 28 and were crowned champions; winning their ninth consecutive title, twelfth overall. Ararat Yerevan were relegated to Armenian First League.

Participating teams[edit]

Location of teams in the 2009 Armenian Premier League
Club Location Stadium Capacity
Ararat Yerevan Yerevan City Stadium (Abovyan) 3,946
Banants Yerevan Nairi Stadium 6,850
Gandzasar Kapan Gandzasar Stadium 3,500
Kilikia Yerevan Hrazdan Stadium 54,208
Mika Yerevan Mika Stadium 7,250
Pyunik Yerevan Republican Stadium 14,403
Shirak Gyumri Gyumri City Stadium 2,844
Ulisses Yerevan Mika Stadium 7,250

League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Pyunik (C) 28 20 5 3 64 13 +51 65 2010–11 UEFA Champions League Second qualifying round
2 Mika 28 18 4 6 59 34 +25 58 2010–11 UEFA Europa League Second qualifying round
3 Ulisses 28 16 5 7 47 25 +22 53 2010–11 UEFA Europa League First qualifying round
4 Banants 28 13 5 10 40 29 +11 44
5 Gandzasar 28 12 2 14 32 47 −15 38
6 Shirak 28 5 8 15 24 55 −31 23
7 Kilikia 28 5 5 18 22 51 −29 20
8 Ararat (R) 28 2 8 18 20 54 −34 14 Relegation to 2010 Armenian First League

Source: ffa.am
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.

Results[edit]

First half of season[edit]

Home ╲ Away[1] ARA BAN GAN KIL MIK PYU SHI ULI
Ararat 0–3 0–2 0–2 0–1 0–2 1–3 0–1
Banants 1–0 1–0 3–0 1–2 1–4 5–1 1–3
Gandzasar 1–0 2–1 1–0 0–2 0–4 2–1 1–2
Kilikia 3–2 0–2 2–1 1–2 1–3 1–1 0–1
Mika 2–0 2–3 2–0 2–1 2–2 3–2 0–0
Pyunik 0–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 3–0 4–0 3–2
Shirak 1–0 1–2 0–0 3–1 0–4 0–0 0–0
Ulisses 3–0 0–1 5–0 1–0 1–2 0–3 3–0
Source: ffa.am
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Purple = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Second half of season[edit]

Home ╲ Away[1] ARA BAN GAN KIL MIK PYU SHI ULI
Ararat 1–1 1–2 1–1 2–2 1–0 2–4 1–1
Banants 0–0 0–1 5–0 2–1 1–0 0–0 2–3
Gandzasar 2–3 1–2 4–1 3–1 0–2 4–1 0–3
Kilikia 0–0 1–1 0–1 3–2 0–3 2–0 0–3
Mika 5–1 3–1 3–1 2–1 2–0 7–0 2–0
Pyunik 6–0 1–0 7–0 1–0 4–0 4–0 2–1
Shirak 2–2 0–0 2–1 1–1 0–1 1–3 0–1
Ulisses 3–2 1–0 1–2 4–0 2–2 1–1 1–0
Source: ffa.am
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Purple = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorers[edit]

Last updated: November 7, 2009; Source: ffa.am

15 goals
14 goals
11 goals
10 goals
9 goals
8 goals
7 goals

See also[edit]

External links[edit]