Eliteserien

CountryNorwayNorway
Season2024

Eliteserien is the premier professional football league in Norway. Established in 1937, it is the topmost tier of the Norwegian football league system and is administered by the Norwegian Football Federation. The league is contested annually by 16 teams, operating on a system of promotion and relegation with the Norwegian First Division, known as OBOS-ligaen.

The Eliteserien season runs from April to November, with each team playing 30 matches. The team with the highest points at the end of the season is crowned the champion, while the bottom three teams are relegated to the OBOS-ligaen. The league follows the standard European football model, awarding three points for a win, one for a draw, and none for a loss.

Eliteserien has been a breeding ground for several notable Norwegian footballers who have gone on to make their mark in some of Europe's top football leagues. The league has also attracted international players and coaches, enhancing its reputation and competitiveness.

The league's most successful club is Rosenborg BK, based in Trondheim, which has won the Eliteserien title a record 26 times. Other notable clubs include Molde FK, FK Bodø/Glimt, and Viking FK. Matches in the Eliteserien are known for their passionate fans, intense rivalries, and high-quality football.

While the Eliteserien may not have the global recognition of some of its European counterparts, it has a rich history and a strong following in Norway. The league has also made significant strides in recent years, with increased investment, improved infrastructure, and a greater emphasis on youth development.

The Eliteserien has been broadcast on television since the 1960s, with Discovery Networks currently holding the rights. The league's matches are also streamed online, allowing fans worldwide to follow their favorite teams and players.

Over the years, the Eliteserien has evolved and adapted to the changing landscape of football. Despite the challenges, it has remained steadfast in its commitment to promoting Norwegian football, nurturing local talent, and providing exciting and competitive matches for its fans. As the Eliteserien continues to grow and develop, it remains a vital part of Norway's sporting culture.

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Prediction Stats

Correct Strike rate
Winner 124/178 70%
Over/Under 26/34 76%
League Correct %
Primera División - Apertura logo Primera División - Apertura 20/23 87%
Pro League logo Pro League 44/53 83%
Cup logo Cup 9/11 82%
Premier League logo Premier League 44/55 80%
First League logo First League 105/133 79%
Super League 1 logo Super League 1 104/134 78%
Liga 1 logo Liga 1 57/74 77%
Liga Pro logo Liga Pro 121/157 77%
Süper Lig logo Süper Lig 177/234 76%
NPFL logo NPFL 90/119 76%