1985–86 DDR-Oberliga

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DDR-Oberliga
Season 1985–86
Champions Berliner FC Dynamo
Relegated F.C. Hansa Rostock
BSG Sachsenring Zwickau
European Cup Berliner FC Dynamo
European Cup Winners' Cup 1. FC Lokomotive Leipzig
UEFA Cup FC Carl Zeiss Jena
1. FC Magdeburg
Stahl Brandenburg
Matches played 182
Goals scored 476 (2.62 per match)
Top goalscorer Ralf Sträßer (14)[1]
Total attendance 1,782,150[2]
Average attendance 9,411[2]

The 1985–86 DDR-Oberliga was the 37th season of the DDR-Oberliga, the first tier of league football in East Germany.

The league was contested by fourteen teams. Berliner FC Dynamo won the championship, the club's eighth of ten consecutive East German championships from 1978 to 1988.[3][4]

Ralf Sträßer of 1. FC Union Berlin was the league's top scorer with 14 goals,[5] while René Müller of 1. FC Lokomotive Leipzig took out the seasons East German Footballer of the year award.[6]

On the strength of the 1985–86 title BFC Dynamo qualified for the 1986–87 European Cup where the club was knocked out by Brøndby IF in the second round. Second-placed club 1. FC Lokomotive Leipzig qualified for the 1986–87 European Cup Winners' Cup as the seasons FDGB-Pokal winners and advanced all the way to the final where it lost to Ajax. Third-placed FC Carl Zeiss Jena qualified for the 1986–87 UEFA Cup where it was knocked out by Bayer 05 Uerdingen in the first round while fourth-placed 1. FC Magdeburg lost to Athletic Bilbao in the first round and fifth-placed Stahl Brandenburg was eliminated by IFK Göteborg in the second round.[7]

Table[edit]

The 1985–86 season saw two newly promoted clubs, 1. FC Union Berlin and BSG Sachsenring Zwickau.[8][9]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Berliner FC Dynamo 26 12 10 4 46 31 +15 34
2 1. FC Lokomotive Leipzig 26 12 8 6 33 22 +11 32
3 FC Carl Zeiss Jena 26 9 13 4 32 18 +14 31
4 1. FC Magdeburg 26 9 11 6 39 33 +6 29
5 Stahl Brandenburg 26 10 9 7 27 23 +4 29
6 Dynamo Dresden 26 10 8 8 40 39 +1 28
7 1. FC Union Berlin 26 9 9 8 32 31 +1 27
8 FC Karl-Marx-Stadt 26 9 8 9 33 32 +1 26
9 FC Vorwärts Frankfurt 26 8 9 9 37 35 +2 25
10 FC Rot-Weiss Erfurt 26 6 12 8 41 34 +7 24
11 BSG Wismut Aue 26 7 10 9 31 40 -9 24
12 Stahl Riesa 26 7 8 11 27 36 -9 22
13 F.C. Hansa Rostock 26 7 6 13 31 46 -15 20
14 BSG Sachsenring Zwickau 26 2 9 15 27 56 -29 13

Key[edit]

League champion &
Qualified for the European Cup
FDGB-Pokal winners
& Qualified for the European Cup Winners' Cup
Qualified for the UEFA Cup Relegated to DDR-Liga

References[edit]

  1. ^ fuwo, page: 93
  2. ^ a b fuwo, page: 23
  3. ^ "East Germany - List of Champions". rsssf.com. Retrieved 26 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "DDR-Meister" [East German champions]. dfb.de (in German). German Football Association. Retrieved 26 January 2016. 
  5. ^ "DDDR » Oberliga » Torschützenkönige" [DDR-Oberliga top scorers]. Weltfussball.de (in German). Retrieved 25 January 2016. 
  6. ^ fuwo, page: 92
  7. ^ "European Competitions 1986–87". rsssf.com. Retrieved 26 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "East Germany 1946-1990". rsssf.com. Retrieved 26 January 2016. 
  9. ^ "DDR-Oberliga 1985–86". Weltfussball.de (in German). Retrieved 26 January 2016. 

Sources[edit]

  • "Das war unser Fußball im Osten" [This was our football in the East]. Fußball-Woche (fuwo) (in German). Berlin: Axel-Springer-Verlag. 1991. 

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