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Season


Format:

10 teams, each plays the other three times - of which at least once home and once away - for a total of 27 games each, over 27 game weeks.



Scoring points:

3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.



Table order:

1. points won; 2.* play-off; 3. points in head-to-head matches; 4. goal difference in hth matches; 5. goals scored in hth matches; 6. total goal difference; 7. total goals scored; 8. fairplay ranking.

* - only for deciding champion if exactly two teams are tied.



Qualification for UEFA competitions:

1 place: 2016/2017 UEFA Champions League qualifiers

2-3 place: 2016/2017 UEFA Europa League qualifiers

4 place: possible 2016/2017 UEFA Europa League qualifiers (depends on Cupa outcome)



Relegation from the league:

9-10 place: relegated to 2016/2017 Divizia A



Promotion to the league:

2 teams from 2015/2016 Divizia A



Changes from last season:

Costuleni and Veris relegated to Divizia A

Petrocub and Speranţa Nisporeni promoted from Divizia A



Changes before the season:

Tiraspol, 4th last season; withdraws.

League reduced to 10 teams.