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Saison


Format:

75 teams, divided into 5 groups of 15 teams each (Seria 1-5) on regional basis.

Each team plays against all the teams from its own group twice - home and away - for a total of 28 games each, over 30 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. points in head-to-head matches; 3. goal difference in hth matches; 4. goals scored in hth matches; 5. total goal difference; 6. total goals scored; 7. play-off.



Relegation to the league:

5 teams from Liga II



Promotion from the league:

1 place of each group: promoted to Liga II



Relegation from the league:

worst 12th placed team of all groups: relegated to Liga IV

13-15 place of each group: relegated to Liga IV



Tie-breakers for ranking the 9th placed teams: *

1. points won; 2. games won, 2. total goal difference; 3. total goals scored.

* - taking into account only the matches of each team against the 1st-14th placed teams in its group.



Promotion to the league:

21 teams from Liga IV