Stagione








Format:







10 teams, each plays the other twice - home and once away - for a total of 18 games each, over 18 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. total goal difference; 3. total goals scored.











Qualification for UEFA competitions:







1 place: UEFA Champions League qualifiers







2-3 place: UEFA Europa League qualifiers







4 place: possible UEFA Europa League qualifiers (depends on FAI Cup outcome)











Relegation from the league:







10 place: relegated to First Division







9 place: qualification for Play-offs 1/2











Promotion to the league:







1 team from First Division.







Addiitonal 1 place available through Play-offs 1/2