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Although this league was recently re-branded, it’s hard to lose the sight of it. The Austrian 2.Liga (previously the Erste Liga) is the middle link between the country’s top division and the amateur competitions. However, that doesn’t mean that the Austrian Second League fixtures lack quality. Conversely, they involve the skilled and motivated clubs, which are one step before the Bundesliga!

Betting on the 2.Liga may be quite an interesting and profitable affair. This is especially true if you place your soccer bet with YesPlay. The actual odds, personal bonuses, convenient interface and 24/7 support services — make use of it all to get the profit! But before you proceed to bet, we recommend you to learn some useful facts about the Second League.

Competition format

After the re-branding and extension, the competition involves 16 Austrian Second League teams annually. In a course of a season, from July to January, they play a double round-robin tournament on a home-and-away basis. The aim of each club is to maximize its score. As in the majority of soccer leagues, clubs get 3 points for a win, and only 1 for a draw.

At the end of the season, the highest participant in the Austria League 2 table is promoted to the Bundesliga. The three teams with the worst Austria League 2 results move down to the respective sections of the Regionalliga. If there is a tie for promotion or relegation, the following tiebreakers are applied:

  • total goal difference;
  • total number of goals FOR;
  • number of winning matches;
  • number of winning matches away;
  • direct points;
  • the direct goal difference;
  • direct number of goals FOR.

The three most successful Regionalliga clubs join the 2.Liga for the next season.

The best Austria League 2 results

The following Austrian Second League teams have the biggest numbers of the 2.Liga titles:

The most recent winners are Wacker Innsbruck (2018), LASK Linz (2017), and St. Polten (2016).

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