The Bundesliga Table
The Bundesliga table is the competition format in which the Bundesliga team are competing in order to determine a Bundesliga Champion. From August till May, each team must play with every other team 2 games. One at home and the other away.
In the Bundesliga table, the winning team gets 3 points, Drawing gets the team 1 point while Losing equals 0 points. The club at the top of the Bundesliga table by the end of the season is crowned champion.
Regarding European championships, the top 3 clubs in the Bundesliga table are automatically qualified for the UEFA champions league. Whereas the 4th team gets to participate in the playoffs.
The last two teams of the Bundesliga Table are automatically relegated. The top 2 teams of the 2.Bundesliga replace them. The 16th club in the Bundesliga table gets to play a two games playoffs with the third place of 2.Bundesliga team. Thus, the winner of this match gets to play in the Bundesliga next season, while the loser is playing the 2nd league.
The Bundesliga Table applies a tiebreaker in case two teams or more have the same amount of points in this particular order:
- Goal difference for the entire season
- Total goals scored for the entire season
- Head-to-head results (total points)
- Goals scored in head-to-head games
- Head-to-head away goals scored
- Total away goals scored for the entire season