20 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 38 games each, over 38 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. games won; 3. points in head-to-head matches; 4. games won in hth matches; 5. goal difference in hth matches; 6. goals scored in hth matches; 7. away goals in hth matches; 8. total goal difference; 9. total goals scored; 10. total away goals scored.

Relegation to the league:

2 teams from Premier League

2 more team from Premier League possible to relegate through Play-offs 1/2

Promotion from the league:

1-2 place: promoted to Premier League

3-4 place: enter Play-offs 1/2 with two Premier League teams for 2 places in Premier League

Relegation from the league:

16-20 place: relegated to 2. Division

Promotion to the league:

5 teams from 2. Division