2011–12 SVB Hoofdklasse
The 2011–12 Surinamese Hoofdklasse will be the 79th season of the Surinamese Hoofdklasse, the highest football league competition of Suriname. The season will begin in either October or November 2011, and conclude in July 2012. Walking Bout Company are the defending regular stage champions, while Inter Moengotapoe are the defending playoff stage champions.
Changes from 2010–11
- The Brothers will be relegated to the Eerste Klasse.
- Notch was promoted to the Hoofdklasse as Eerste Klasse champions.
- Voorwaarts defeated Takdier Boys in the promotion-relegation playoff by a 6–2 aggregate score, allowing the club to remain in the top flight of Surinamese football.
Personnel and sponsoring
Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players and Managers may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
|Team||Manager1||Captain||Kit manufacturer||Shirt sponsor|
|Boskamp||Ricardo Lanveld||Ulrich Reding||Diadora|
|Inter Moengotapoe||Eduard Redjosentono||Jerome Strijder||Jako||Brunswijkorporate|
|Leo Victor||Faizel Hoogdorp||Umbro||Coca-Cola|
|Robinhood||Arno Burleson||Reynolds, RichardRichard Reynolds||Adidas||Staatoue|
|Walking Bout Company||Jimmy Hoepel||Johannes Asaimi||Adidas||Digicel|
||Qualification or relegation
|3||Walking Bout Company||12||7||2||3||25||16||+9||23|
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.
|Home \ Away||BOS||EXC||INT||KAM||LEO||NOT||ROB||TRA||VOO||WBC|
|Walking Bout Company|
Positions by round
At the season's end, the top six teams during the first round of the season will play in the Championship group, which will determine Suriname's two berths into the 2013 CFU Club Championship.
The bottom four teams at the season's end will play in the relegation group to determine which team is relegated to the Eerste Klasse as well as the promotion-relegation playoff
CFU Club Championship
CONCACAF Champions League
Should Inter Moengo or Walking Bout Company finish in third place or higher in the CFU Club Championship, they would earn a preliminary berth into the 2012–13 CONCACAF Champions League. If either team qualifies, it would be the first time since 1998 that a Surinamese club qualified for a CONCACAF competition, as well as the first time a Surinamese club ever made it into the Champions League.