2013–14 BeNe League
|UEFA Women's Champions League||Standard Liège
|Goals scored||719 (3.95 per match)|
|Top goalscorer||Vivianne Miedema (39)|
|Biggest home win||Standard 13–0 AA Gent|
|Biggest away win||AA Gent 0–9 FC Twente|
|Highest scoring||Standard 13–0 AA Gent|
The 2013–14 season of the Women's BeNe League is the second season of the Belgium and Netherlands' women's football top level league. The defending champion is FC Twente. The season started on 30 August 2013 and is played in a single division contrary to last season.
Originally planned as a 16 team league, one team withdrew before the season and another one withdrew during the season. Thus 14 teams made the final standings.
With six matches to spare Standard Liège already was set as the best placed Belgian side. The league was won by Twente for the second time in a row.
The format with a national stage first and a second joint stage was discarded. The seven Dutch and seven Belgian teams played a double round-robin in which played each other two times, thus each team played 26 matches.
The league shall be played by eight Dutch and eight Belgian teams. Eight Belgian teams got a licence for the league, some teams need to for file some obligations. Two club did not return in the League, Zulte Waregem did not apply for a license and Beerschot AC didn't get one due to problems of the club in the male league. Shortly before the start Belgium side K. St-Truidense VV did withdraw from the season.
At 21 January the female soccer club FC Utrecht went bankrupt. The team is out of competition and all games played are taken from the scoreboard. They played their last game on 24 January. Royal Antwerp also left the BeNe League for financial reasons after the season.
|Team||Country||Home city||Home ground|
|Standard Fémina de Liège||Belgium||Liège||Complexe Standard de Liège|
|RSC Anderlecht||Belgium||Anderlecht||RSCA Football Academy|
|WD Lierse SK||Belgium||Lier||Herman Vanderpoortenstadion|
|Club Brugge Dames||Belgium||Brugge||Olympiapark|
|Oud-Heverlee Leuven||Belgium||Heverlee||Gemeentelijk Stadion|
|AA Gent Ladies||Belgium||Ghent||PGB-Stadion|
|Royal Antwerp F.C.||Belgium||Antwerp||Bosuilstadion|
|ADO Den Haag||Netherlands||Den Haag||Kyocera Stadion|
|FC Twente||Netherlands||Enschede||De Grolsch Veste|
|Telstar||Netherlands||Velsen||TATA Steel Stadion|
|PEC Zwolle||Netherlands||Zwolle||IJsseldelta Stadion|
|SC Heerenveen||Netherlands||Heerenveen||Sportpark Skoatterwâld|
|AFC Ajax||Netherlands||Amsterdam||Sportpark De Toekomst|
|PSV/FC Eindhoven||Netherlands||Eindhoven||Jan Louwers Stadion|
All teams play in a single group this season. The best placed Belgium and Dutch team qualify for the Champions League. All games played by Utrecht have been deleted from the table. They stood in 11th place after 16 matches, when they were removed from the table.
|1||Twente||26||21||2||3||104||20||+84||65||Qualification to Champions League[a]|
|6||ADO Den Haag||26||12||3||11||55||39||+16||39|
|14||Antwerp FC||26||1||6||19||17||89||−72||9||Withdrew from league after season|
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) number of wins; 3) goal difference; 4) number of goals scored
- The highest-ranking Belgian team and the highest-ranking Dutch team qualify for the Champions League.
|Home ╲ Away||ADO||AJX||P/F||HEE||TEL||TWE||ZWO||AND||ANT||CLU||GEN||OHL||LIE||STA|
|ADO Den Haag||3–3||2–1||3–1||0–1||1–3||1–3||0–1||8–0||1–1||4–2||3–0||3–0||1–0|
Updated to games played on 8 June 2014.
Source: vrouwenvoetbalnederland.nl - BeNe League 2013-2014 & Soccerway - BeNe League (Dutch)
1 ^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
Miedema won the topscorer award with 39 goals.
|4||Renate Jansen||ADO Den Haag||20|
|8||Marianne van Brummelen||PEC Zwolle||16|
|10||Jill Jamie Roord||Twente||14|
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