الموسم


Format:

14 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 26 games each, over 26 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. play-off (only for deciding promotion); 3. points in head-to-head matches; 4. goal difference in hth matches; 5. total goal difference; 6. total goals scored; 7. games won.



Relegation to the league:

1 team from A Lyga

1 more team from A Lyga possible to relegate through Play-offs 1/2



Promotion from the league:

1 place: promoted to A Lyga

2 place: enters Play-offs 1/2 with one A Lyga team for 1 place in A Lyga



Relegation from the league:

14 place: relegated to II lyga



Promotion to the league:

3 teams from II lyga



Promotion and relegation of II teams:

II teams cannot be promoted.

If any of them finishes on a promotion spot, the next best team in the final table promotes instead.

II teams are to be relegated regardless of their league position if their first gets relegated to 1 Lyga.

In such case and if the II team is above the relegation zone, the best placed team in the group's relegation zone keeps its place in 1 Lyga instead.