Free football predictions and tips for Austria 2. Liga
WHAT IS THE AUSTRIA 2. LIGA?
The Austria 2. Liga is another name of the Austrian Football Second League. This is the second-highest professional division in the Austrian football league system. From 2002 to 2018, it was formerly called the First League (Erste Liga). Currently, the Austria 2. Liga is also known as HPYBET 2. Liga due to its sponsorships reasons.
The competition features 16 teams. The champion of the league has a chance to join the Austrian Bundesliga (First Division) according to the promotion rule of the league. Whereas, the three last-placed teams are directly relegated into the Austrian Regionalliga (Regional Leagues).
Austria 2. Liga
NAME HISTORY OF THE AUSTRIA 2. LIGA
Before having the current name, the Austria 2. Liga has had various names and sponsors.
- 1974-75 Nationalliga
- 1975-76 2. Division
- 1993-94 2. Division der Bundesliga
- 1998-99 Erste Division
- 2002-03 Red Zac-Erste Liga
- 2008-09 ADEG Erste Liga
- 2010-11 “Heute für Morgen” Erste Liga
- 2014-15 Sky Go Erste Liga
- 2018-19 2. Liga
SC Wiener Neustadt win the 2008-09 Ersten Liga
2020-21 AUSTRIAN FOOTBALL SECOND LEAGUE
The 2020-21 Austria 2. Liga is the 47th season of the Austrian second-level football league. There are 16 clubs taking part in this season. The details of them are displayed in the below Austria 2. Liga table.
BEST GOALSCORERS IN THE 2020-21 AUSTRIA 2. LIGA
As of the 2nd May 2021, Fabian Schubert is the best player of the 2. Liga. The talented attacker from BW Linz has contributed 31 goals in 25 matches played in the league. This is also his greatest achievement ever.
The second positions belong to David Peham with 16 goals in 25 matches and Markus Pink with 16 goals in 26 matches.
TITLES BY CLUBS IN THE 2.LIGA
LASK Linz is considered the best club in Austria 2. Liga with 5 times becoming the champions of the league. Next, Grazer AK and FC Wacker Innsbruck have the same 3 winning times and rank second in the statistical table.
There are many teams getting at least one title in this league. That means the opportunities of the clubs in the league are pretty equal and potential.