2020–21 Hırvatistan 1. Ligi

The 2020–21 Croatian First Football League (officially Hrvatski telekom Prva liga for sponsorship reasons) is the 30th season of the Croatian First Football League, the national championship for men’s association football teams in Croatia, since its establishment in 1992. The season started on 14 August 2020.

The league is contested by 10 teams.

2020–21 Croatian Football Cup2020–21 Croatian First Football League Statics

Teams and personal

ClubManagerCaptain
GNK Dinamo ZagrebZoran MamićArijan Ademi
HNK GoricaValdas DambrauskasKristijan Kahlina
HNK Hajduk SplitBoro PrimoracMijo Caktaš
NK Istra 1961Fausto BudicinMarin Grujević
NK Lokomotiva ZagrebGoran TomićDenis Kolinger
NK OsijekNenad BjelicaMile Škorić
HNK RijekaSimon RožmanFranko Andrijašević
NK Slaven BelupoTomislav StipićMateas Delić
HNK ŠibenikKrunoslav RendulićMarko Bulat
NK VaraždinSamir ToplakMarko Stolnik

Managerial changes

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyReplaced byDate of appointment
Istra 1961Ivan PrelecContract expired14 July 2020Danijel Jumić (caretaker)16 July 2020
Hajduk SplitIgor TudorSigned by Juventus21 August 2020Hari Vukas8 September 2020
Istra 1961Danijel Jumić (caretaker)Singing of Budicin26 August 2020Fausto Budicin26 August 2020
OsijekIvica KuleševićSacked4 September 2020Nenad Bjelica5 September 2020
Hajduk SplitHari VukasSacked04 November 2020Boro Primorac04 November 2020

League table

PosTeamPldWDLGF/GAPtsQualification or relegation
1NK Osijek16103324-1533Qualification to Champions League second qualifying round
2Dinamo Zagreb14103140-1433Qualification to Europa Conference League second qualifying round
3NK Gorica1492332-1929Qualification to Europa Conference League second qualifying round
4Rijeka1162314-1320
5Hajduk Split1452720-2119
6Slaven Belupo1545619-2017
7Šibenik1441913-2113
8Vartek Varaždin16331015-2912
9NK Lokomotiva Zagrep1426613-2212
10NK Istra 1961122378-239Relegation to Croatian Second Football League

Result

2020–21 Croatian First Football League Results

Topscorer

Players (Team)Goals
Mario Gavranovic (Dinamo Zagrep)11
Kristijan Lovric (NK Gorica)10
Ramon Mierez (Osijek)
Mijo Caktas (Hajduk Split)
8
Mislav Orsic (Dinamo Zagrep)7
Ognjen Mudrinski (NK Gorica)6
2019-202021-22

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