2008 Bhutan A-Division

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A-Division (Bhutan)
Season 2008
Champions Transport United
AFC President's Cup Transport United
Matches played 56
Longest unbeaten run Yeedzin (14 matches)

The 2008 season of the Bhutanese A-Division was the fourteenth recorded season of top-flight football in Bhutan. The league was won by Yeedzin FC, their first ever title, and the first time a team other than Transport United had won the league in five years.[1] Yeedzin qualified as Bhutan's representative in the 2009 AFC President's Cup.[2]

Participating teams[edit]


League table[edit]

Teams played each other on a home and away basis, there was no relegation or promotion.[3]

Qualification or relegation
1 Yeedzin (C) 14 12 2 0 38 Qualified for 2009 AFC President's Cup[2]
2 Transport United 14 11 1 2 34
3 Royal Bhutan Army 14 9 1 4 28

Updated to games played on 9 July 2009.
Source: [3]
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.
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.
Note: Only the top three of the final table are available.


  1. ^ Schöggl, Hans; Abbink, Dinant (28 May 2014). "Bhutan - List of Champions". www.rsssf.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Archived from the original on 17 July 2014. Retrieved 27 June 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "2009 AFC President's Cup Schedule and Results". the-afc.com. Asian Football Confederation. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c Schöggl, Hans (9 Jul 2009). "Bhutan 2008". www.rsssf.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 27 June 2014.