Season


Format:

14 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 26 games each, over 26 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. total goal difference; 3. games won; 4. points in head-to-head matches; 5. goal difference in hth matches; 6. goals scored in hth matches; 7. play-off.



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 Cup outcome)



Relegation from the league:

12 place: enters Play-offs 1/2 with one Promotion d'Honneur team for 1 place in 2016/2017 National Division

13-14 place: relegated to 2016/2017 Promotion d'Honneur



Promotion to the league:

2 teams from 2015/2016 Promotion d'Honneur

1 more team from 2015/2016 Promotion d'Honneur possible to promote through Play-offs 1/2



Changes from last season:

UN Käerjéng, Hostert and Jeunesse Canach relegated to Promotion d'Honneur

RM Hamm Benfica, Racing and UNA Strassen promoted from Promotion d'Honneur


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