First division 1981

(Thanks to Stein Langørgen)

Final table
Round 1 ======== 24/4: Hamarkam. - Lillestrøm 2-2 26/4: Haugar - Bryne 1-1 Moss - Start 0-1 Viking - Brann 2-0 Vålerengen - Lyn 3-0 16/5: Rosenborg - Fredrikstad 4-2 Because of snow in the first round, the Rosenborg-Fredrikstad match was postponed to 16/5, the day before Norway's national day. This turned out to be a huge success with 17000 spectators in Trondheim, and the "16 May"-game later became a tradition because of this. Vålerengen 1 1 0 0 3-0 2 Viking 1 1 0 0 2-0 2 Start 1 1 0 0 1-0 2 Hamarkam. 1 0 1 0 2-2 1 Lillestrøm 1 0 1 0 2-2 1 Bryne 1 0 1 0 1-1 1 Haugar 1 0 1 0 1-1 1 Rosenborg 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 Fredrikstad 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 Moss 1 0 0 1 0-1 0 Brann 1 0 0 1 0-2 0 Lyn 1 0 0 1 0-3 0
Round 2 ======== 3/5: Brann - Moss 0-2 Bryne - Vålerengen 0-2 Fredrikstad - Hamarkam. 0-1 Lillestrøm - Haugar 2-2 Lyn - Viking 2-0 Start - Rosenborg 0-1 Vålerengen 2 2 0 0 5-0 4 Hamarkam. 2 1 1 0 3-2 3 Moss 2 1 0 1 2-1 2 Rosenborg 1 1 0 0 1-0 2 Lillestrøm 2 0 2 0 4-4 2 Haugar 2 0 2 0 3-3 2 Viking 2 1 0 1 2-2 2 Start 2 1 0 1 1-1 2 Lyn 2 1 0 1 2-3 2 Bryne 2 0 1 1 1-3 1 Fredrikstad 1 0 0 1 0-1 0 Brann 2 0 0 2 0-4 0
Round 3 ======== 10/5: Haugar - Hamarkam. 0-2 Moss - Lyn 2-0 Rosenborg - Brann 5-0 Start - Fredrikstad 3-1 Viking - Bryne 2-1 Vålerengen - Lillestrøm 1-1 Vålerengen 3 2 1 0 6-1 5 Hamarkam. 3 2 1 0 5-2 5 Rosenborg 2 2 0 0 6-0 4 Moss 3 2 0 1 4-1 4 Start 3 2 0 1 4-2 4 Viking 3 2 0 1 4-3 4 Lillestrøm 3 0 3 0 5-5 3 Haugar 3 0 2 1 3-5 2 Lyn 3 1 0 2 2-5 2 Bryne 3 0 1 2 2-5 1 Fredrikstad 2 0 0 2 1-4 0 Brann 3 0 0 3 0-9 0
Round 4 ======== 13/5: Brann - Start 2-2 Bryne - Moss 0-0 Fredrikstad - Haugar 1-1 Hamarkam. - Vålerengen 1-2 Lillestrøm - Viking 6-0 Lyn - Rosenborg 1-1 Vålerengen 4 3 1 0 8- 2 7 Lillestrøm 4 1 3 0 11- 5 5 Rosenborg 3 2 1 0 7- 1 5 Moss 4 2 1 1 4- 1 5 Hamarkam. 4 2 1 1 6- 4 5 Start 4 2 1 1 6- 4 5 Viking 4 2 0 2 4- 9 4 Haugar 4 0 3 1 4- 6 3 Lyn 4 1 1 2 3- 6 3 Bryne 4 0 2 2 2- 5 2 Fredrikstad 3 0 1 2 2- 5 1 Brann 4 0 1 3 2-11 1
Round 5 ======== 25/5: Brann - Fredrikstad 1-1 Moss - Lillestrøm 2-0 Rosenborg - Bryne 3-1 Start - Lyn 0-0 Viking - Hamarkam. 2-0 Vålerengen - Haugar 2-2 Rosenborg 5 4 1 0 14- 4 9 Vålerengen 5 3 2 0 10- 4 8 Moss 5 3 1 1 6- 1 7 Start 5 2 2 1 6- 4 6 Viking 5 3 0 2 6- 9 6 Lillestrøm 5 1 3 1 11- 7 5 Hamarkam. 5 2 1 2 6- 6 5 Haugar 5 0 4 1 6- 8 4 Lyn 5 1 2 2 3- 6 4 Fredrikstad 5 0 2 3 5-10 2 Bryne 5 0 2 3 3- 8 2 Brann 5 0 2 3 3-12 2
Round 6 ======== 8/6: Bryne - Start 2-0 Fredrikstad - Vålerengen 2-1 Hamarkam. - Moss 0-1 Haugar - Viking 1-3 Lillestrøm - Rosenborg 1-1 Lyn - Brann 3-2 Rosenborg 6 4 2 0 15- 5 10 Moss 6 4 1 1 7- 1 9 Vålerengen 6 3 2 1 11- 6 8 Viking 6 4 0 2 9-10 8 Lillestrøm 6 1 4 1 12- 8 6 Start 6 2 2 2 6- 6 6 Lyn 6 2 2 2 6- 8 6 Hamarkam. 6 2 1 3 6- 7 5 Bryne 6 1 2 3 5- 8 4 Haugar 6 0 4 2 7-11 4 Fredrikstad 6 1 2 3 7-11 4 Brann 6 0 2 4 5-15 2
Round 7 ======== 11/6: Brann - Bryne 2-2 Lyn - Fredrikstad 0-5 Moss - Haugar 1-1 Rosenborg - Hamarkam. 2-0 Start - Lillestrøm 2-0 Viking - Vålerengen 1-1 Rosenborg 7 5 2 0 17- 5 12 Moss 7 4 2 1 8- 2 10 Vålerengen 7 3 3 1 12- 7 9 Viking 7 4 1 2 10-11 9 Start 7 3 2 2 8- 6 8 Lillestrøm 7 1 4 2 12-10 6 Fredrikstad 7 2 2 3 12-11 6 Lyn 7 2 2 3 6-13 6 Bryne 7 1 3 3 7-10 5 Hamarkam. 7 2 1 4 6- 9 5 Haugar 7 0 5 2 8-12 5 Brann 7 0 3 4 7-17 3
Round 8 ======== 21/6: Bryne - Lyn 0-0 Fredrikstad - Viking 3-0 Hamarkam. - Start 0-1 Haugar - Rosenborg 1-1 Lillestrøm - Brann 0-0 Vålerengen - Moss 2-2 Rosenborg 8 5 3 0 18- 6 13 Moss 8 4 3 1 10- 4 11 Vålerengen 8 3 4 1 14- 9 10 Start 8 4 2 2 9- 6 10 Viking 8 4 1 3 10-14 9 Fredrikstad 8 3 2 3 15-11 8 Lillestrøm 8 1 5 2 12-10 7 Lyn 8 2 3 3 6-13 7 Bryne 8 1 4 3 7-10 6 Haugar 8 0 6 2 9-13 6 Hamarkam. 8 2 1 5 6-10 5 Brann 8 0 4 4 7-17 4
Round 9 ======== 29/6: Brann - Hamarkam. 2-0 Bryne - Fredrikstad 2-0 Lyn - Lillestrøm 1-2 Moss - Viking 1-1 Rosenborg - Vålerengen 2-2 Start - Haugar 1-2 Rosenborg 9 5 4 0 20- 8 14 Moss 9 4 4 1 11- 5 12 Vålerengen 9 3 5 1 16-11 11 Start 9 4 2 3 10- 8 10 Viking 9 4 2 3 11-15 10 Lillestrøm 9 2 5 2 14-11 9 Fredrikstad 9 3 2 4 15-13 8 Bryne 9 2 4 3 9-10 8 Haugar 9 1 6 2 11-14 8 Lyn 9 2 3 4 7-15 7 Brann 9 1 4 4 9-17 6 Hamarkam. 9 2 1 6 6-12 5
Round 10 ======== 6/7: Hamarkam. - Lyn 2-0 Haugar - Brann 0-0 Lillestrøm - Bryne 0-1 Moss - Fredrikstad 2-1 Viking - Rosenborg 2-0 Vålerengen - Start 5-2 Rosenborg 10 5 4 1 20-10 14 Moss 10 5 4 1 13- 6 14 Vålerengen 10 4 5 1 21-13 13 Viking 10 5 2 3 13-15 12 Bryne 10 3 4 3 10-10 10 Start 10 4 2 4 12-13 10 Lillestrøm 10 2 5 3 14-12 9 Haugar 10 1 7 2 11-14 9 Fredrikstad 10 3 2 5 16-15 8 Hamarkam. 10 3 1 6 8-12 7 Brann 10 1 5 4 9-17 7 Lyn 10 2 3 5 7-17 7
Round 11 ======== 13/7: Brann - Vålerengen 0-1 Bryne - Hamarkam. 0-2 Fredrikstad - Lillestrøm 2-2 Lyn - Haugar 1-0 Rosenborg - Moss 3-1 Start - Viking 4-0 Odd Iversen (Rosenborg) scored his 150th goal in the top league. Rosenborg 11 6 4 1 23-11 16 Vålerengen 11 5 5 1 22-13 15 Moss 11 5 4 2 14- 9 14 Start 11 5 2 4 16-13 12 Viking 11 5 2 4 13-19 12 Lillestrøm 11 2 6 3 16-14 10 Bryne 11 3 4 4 10-12 10 Fredrikstad 11 3 3 5 18-17 9 Hamarkam. 11 4 1 6 10-12 9 Haugar 11 1 7 3 11-15 9 Lyn 11 3 3 5 8-17 9 Brann 11 1 5 5 9-18 7
Round 12 ======== 29/7: Brann - Viking 1-2 Bryne - Haugar 1-1 Fredrikstad - Rosenborg 0-0 Lillestrøm - Hamarkam. 1-0 Lyn - Vålerengen 2-4 Start - Moss 1-3 Rosenborg 12 6 5 1 23-11 17 Vålerengen 12 6 5 1 26-15 17 Moss 12 6 4 2 17-10 16 Viking 12 6 2 4 15-20 14 Lillestrøm 12 3 6 3 17-14 12 Start 12 5 2 5 17-16 12 Bryne 12 3 5 4 11-13 11 Fredrikstad 12 3 4 5 18-17 10 Haugar 12 1 8 3 12-16 10 Hamarkam. 12 4 1 7 10-13 9 Lyn 12 3 3 6 10-21 9 Brann 12 1 5 6 10-20 7 Haugar have 8 draws in 12 matches.
Round 13 ======== 3/8: Hamarkam. - Fredrikstad 2-1 Haugar - Lillestrøm 2-3 Moss - Brann 3-1 Rosenborg - Start 4-2 Viking - Lyn 3-0 Vålerengen - Bryne 2-2 Rosenborg 13 7 5 1 27-13 19 Vålerengen 13 6 6 1 28-17 18 Moss 13 7 4 2 20-11 18 Viking 13 7 2 4 18-20 16 Lillestrøm 13 4 6 3 20-16 14 Start 13 5 2 6 19-20 12 Bryne 13 3 6 4 13-15 12 Hamarkam. 13 5 1 7 12-14 11 Fredrikstad 13 3 4 6 19-19 10 Haugar 13 1 8 4 14-19 10 Lyn 13 3 3 7 10-24 9 Brann 13 1 5 7 11-23 7
Round 14 ======== 10/8: Brann - Rosenborg 0-3 Bryne - Viking 2-2 Fredrikstad - Start 2-2 Hamarkam. - Haugar 1-1 Lillestrøm - Vålerengen 0-2 Lyn - Moss 5-0 Rosenborg 14 8 5 1 30-13 21 Vålerengen 14 7 6 1 30-17 20 Moss 14 7 4 3 20-16 18 Viking 14 7 3 4 20-22 17 Lillestrøm 14 4 6 4 20-18 14 Start 14 5 3 6 21-22 13 Bryne 14 3 7 4 15-17 13 Hamarkam. 14 5 2 7 13-15 12 Fredrikstad 14 3 5 6 21-21 11 Haugar 14 1 9 4 15-20 11 Lyn 14 4 3 7 15-24 11 Brann 14 1 5 8 11-26 7
Round 15 ======== 17/8: Haugar - Fredrikstad 0-6 Moss - Bryne 0-1 Rosenborg - Lyn 1-0 Start - Brann 4-0 Viking - Lillestrøm 0-0 Vålerengen - Hamarkam. 0-1 Rosenborg 15 9 5 1 31-13 23 Vålerengen 15 7 6 2 30-18 20 Moss 15 7 4 4 20-17 18 Viking 15 7 4 4 20-22 18 Start 15 6 3 6 25-22 15 Lillestrøm 15 4 7 4 20-18 15 Bryne 15 4 7 4 16-17 15 Hamarkam. 15 6 2 7 14-15 14 Fredrikstad 15 4 5 6 27-21 13 Lyn 15 4 3 8 15-25 11 Haugar 15 1 9 5 15-26 11 Brann 15 1 5 9 11-30 7
Round 16 ======== 23/8: Bryne - Rosenborg 1-1 Fredrikstad - Brann 6-0 Hamarkam. - Viking 0-0 Haugar - Vålerengen 1-1 Lillestrøm - Moss 0-0 Lyn - Start 2-3 Rosenborg 16 9 6 1 32-14 24 Vålerengen 16 7 7 2 31-19 21 Moss 16 7 5 4 20-17 19 Viking 16 7 5 4 20-22 19 Start 16 7 3 6 28-24 17 Lillestrøm 16 4 8 4 20-18 16 Bryne 16 4 8 4 17-18 16 Fredrikstad 16 5 5 6 33-21 15 Hamarkam. 16 6 3 7 14-15 15 Haugar 16 1 10 5 16-27 12 Lyn 16 4 3 9 17-28 11 Brann 16 1 5 10 11-36 7
Round 17 ======== 2/9: Brann - Lyn 1-0 Moss - Hamarkam. 2-1 Rosenborg - Lillestrøm 1-1 Start - Bryne 3-4 Viking - Haugar 2-0 Vålerengen - Fredrikstad 1-1 Rosenborg 17 9 7 1 33-15 25 Vålerengen 17 7 8 2 32-20 22 Moss 17 8 5 4 22-18 21 Viking 17 8 5 4 22-22 21 Bryne 17 5 8 4 21-21 18 Start 17 7 3 7 31-28 17 Lillestrøm 17 4 9 4 21-19 17 Fredrikstad 17 5 6 6 34-22 16 Hamarkam. 17 6 3 8 15-17 15 Haugar 17 1 10 6 16-29 12 Lyn 17 4 3 10 17-29 11 Brann 17 2 5 10 12-36 9
Round 18 ======== 13/9: Bryne - Brann 1-2 Fredrikstad - Lyn 3-2 Hamarkam. - Rosenborg 3-0 Haugar - Moss 0-0 Lillestrøm - Start 0-0 Vålerengen - Viking 2-2 Rosenborg 18 9 7 2 33-18 25 Vålerengen 18 7 9 2 34-22 23 Moss 18 8 6 4 22-18 22 Viking 18 8 6 4 24-24 22 Fredrikstad 18 6 6 6 37-24 18 Start 18 7 4 7 31-28 18 Lillestrøm 18 4 10 4 21-19 18 Bryne 18 5 8 5 22-23 18 Hamarkam. 18 7 3 8 18-17 17 Haugar 18 1 11 6 16-29 13 Lyn 18 4 3 11 19-32 11 Brann 18 3 5 10 14-37 11
Round 19 ======== 27/9: Brann - Lillestrøm 3-0 Lyn - Bryne 1-2 Moss - Vålerengen 2-2 Rosenborg - Haugar 0-2 Start - Hamarkam. 1-1 Viking - Fredrikstad 0-2 Rosenborg 19 9 7 3 33-20 25 Vålerengen 19 7 10 2 36-24 24 Moss 19 8 7 4 24-20 23 Viking 19 8 6 5 24-26 22 Fredrikstad 19 7 6 6 39-24 20 Bryne 19 6 8 5 24-24 20 Start 19 7 5 7 32-29 19 Hamarkam. 19 7 4 8 19-18 18 Lillestrøm 19 4 10 5 21-22 18 Haugar 19 2 11 6 18-29 15 Brann 19 4 5 10 17-37 13 Lyn 19 4 3 12 20-34 11
Round 20 ======== 4/10: Fredrikstad - Bryne 1-1 Hamarkam. - Brann 1-1 Haugar - Start 0-1 Lillestrøm - Lyn 1-0 Viking - Moss 2-1 Vålerengen - Rosenborg 2-1 Vålerengen 20 8 10 2 38-25 26 Rosenborg 20 9 7 4 34-22 25 Viking 20 9 6 5 26-27 24 Moss 20 8 7 5 25-22 23 Fredrikstad 20 7 7 6 40-25 21 Start 20 8 5 7 33-29 21 Bryne 20 6 9 5 25-25 21 Lillestrøm 20 5 10 5 22-22 20 Hamarkam. 20 7 5 8 20-19 19 Haugar 20 2 11 7 18-30 15 Brann 20 4 6 10 18-38 14 Lyn 20 4 3 13 20-35 11 Vålerengen entered the top position after beating Rosenborg, which had had the lead for 15 rounds in a row.
Round 21 ======== 11/10: Brann - Haugar 6-0 Bryne - Lillestrøm 2-4 Fredrikstad - Moss 4-1 Lyn - Hamarkam. 0-0 Rosenborg - Viking 0-1 Start - Vålerengen 0-4 Vålerengen 21 9 10 2 42-25 28 Viking 21 10 6 5 27-27 26 Rosenborg 21 9 7 5 34-23 25 Fredrikstad 21 8 7 6 44-26 23 Moss 21 8 7 6 26-26 23 Lillestrøm 21 6 10 5 26-24 22 Start 21 8 5 8 33-33 21 Bryne 21 6 9 6 27-29 21 Hamarkam. 21 7 6 8 20-19 20 Brann 21 5 6 10 24-38 16 Haugar 21 2 11 8 18-36 15 Lyn 21 4 4 13 20-35 12
Round 22 ======== 18/10: Hamarkam. - Bryne 5-2 Haugar - Lyn 2-2 Lillestrøm - Fredrikstad 0-1 Moss - Rosenborg 1-1 Viking - Start 5-3 Vålerengen - Brann 2-2 Vålerengen 22 9 11 2 44-27 29 Champions Cup Viking 22 11 6 5 32-30 28 UEFA Cup Rosenborg 22 9 8 5 35-24 26 Fredrikstad 22 9 7 6 45-26 25 Moss 22 8 8 6 27-27 24 Hamarkameratene 22 8 6 8 25-21 22 Lillestrøm 22 6 10 6 26-25 22 (Cup Winners Cup) Start 22 8 5 9 36-38 21 Bryne 22 6 9 7 29-34 21 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Brann 22 5 7 10 26-40 17 Play-off ------------------------------------ Haugar 22 2 12 8 20-38 16 Relegated Lyn 22 4 5 13 22-37 13 Relegated Home/away final table Haugar had 12 draws in one season, a new record. The record still stands, but was equaled by Brann in 1992.
Play-off ======== Molde - Pors 3-1 Pors - Brann 2-1 Brann - Molde 1-0 Molde 2 1 0 1 3- 2 2 Promoted ----------------------------------- Brann 2 1 0 1 2- 2 2 Relegated Pors 2 1 0 1 3- 4 2 The third last team in the top league played-off for the first time.


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