Greek football league system

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The Greek football league system includes five levels in which teams can possibly make it to the Super League, Greece's highest division of football.

Cup Eligibility[edit]

Greek Football Professional Cup: Levels 1 and 3
Greek Football Amateur Cup: Level 4


Promotion and relegation[edit]

Super League Greece: Bottom two clubs are relegated to Super League 2.
Super League 2: Bottom two clubs are relegated to Football League.
Football League : Top two clubs of Football League in the end are promoted to Super League 2. Bottom four relegated to Gamma Ethniki.
Gamma Ethniki: The champions of each group are promoted to Football League. The bottom twenty nine teams of are relegated to local championships.
Local championships: The top team in each regional league is entered into the promotional play-offs with other regions. The 2 winners of each group are promoted to the respective group in Gamma Ethniki

League Pyramid 2019-20[edit]

Level

League(s) / Division(s)

1

Super League Greece
14 clubs

2

Super League 2
12 clubs

3

Football League
14 clubs

4

Gamma Ethniki
107 clubs divided in 8 series, four of 14 clubs, three of 13 clubs and one of 12 clubs

↓ 39 clubs ↑ ? Clubs

5

Local Football Clubs' Associations Championship top-level
53 FCA Championship winners and 3 runners-up (Athens, Piraeus and Macedonia) of local championships divided in 14 Groups of 4.

References[edit]

  • new league system for 2019-20 [1]