Football in Latvia

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Football is not Latvia's national sport; however, in recent years it has gained popularity.[1][2] Latvian football is led by the Latvian Football Federation.[3][4]

League system[edit]

Level

League(s)/Division(s)

1

Latvian Higher League
10 clubs

2

Latvian First League
16 clubs

3

Latvian Second League
50 clubs divided in 7 Federations

See also[edit]

National teams[edit]

Latvia national football team

Latvia national under-21 football team

Latvia national under-19 football team

Latvia national under-17 football team

Women's teams[edit]

Latvia women's national football team

Leagues[edit]

Latvian Higher League

Latvian First League

Latvian Second League

Women's leagues[edit]

Latvian Women's League

Clubs[edit]

Competitions[edit]

Latvian Football Cup

Latvian Supercup

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Daugava's recipe for title success". UEFA.com. 2012-11-28. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 
  2. ^ "Hard work bearing fruit for Latvia –". Uefa.com. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 
  3. ^ "When Saturday Comes - Riga mortis". Wsc.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 
  4. ^ "BBC SPORT | Football | Euro 2004 | Latvia | How they qualified: Latvia". BBC News. 2004-05-21. Retrieved 2013-11-15. 

External links[edit]

  • League321.com - Latvian football league tables, records & statistics database. (English)