Austrian Tier 2

Admiral 2.Liga

League Guide & Facts


  • The second tier of Austrian Football

  • 16 teams

  • Teams play each other twice (30 games)

  • 3 points for a win, 1 for a draw

  • League is sorted by points

Promotion

  • Top team wins promotion to ADMIRAL Bundesliga

Relegation

  • Bottom three relegated to unplayable regional leagues

Other

  • B teams are not allowed to be promoted from this division

  • FC Liefering, SK Rapid II, SK Sturm lI and Young Violets are ineligible for promotion but can be managed


Club Locations


Suggested* Additional Nations To Load

All Bordering Countries


  • Czech Republic

  • Slovakia

  • Hungary

  • Slovenia

  • Italy

  • Germany

  • Switzerland


*As always this is only a suggestion, the leagues listed are in order of importance, feel free to run as many or as little leagues as you think your system can handle. The setup above gives a nice regional feel.

It is advisable however to run as many top tier leagues of major nations as you can to keep the continental club competitions competitive


Media Prediction, Board & Supporter Expectations and Title Odds


There is currently an issue with Media Predictions in the game. Teams are listed by Title Odds and some good old fashioned deduction work.
Your odds and board expectations may vary slightly from save to save.
*FC Liefering, SK Rapid II, SK Sturm lI and Young Violets can be managed but are unable to be promoted due to being feeder clubs.


Football Manager 2023 - Austria Admiral 2.Liga

Board Culture


Football Manager 2023 - Austria Admiral 2.Liga

Supporter Culture

Only Admira and FC Lafnitz have specific supporter culture which is to Develop Players Using The Clubs Youth System


Football Manager 2022 - Austria Admiral 2.Liga - Facilities

Facilities Explained

Training Facilities

The better the training facilities the more chance (already visible) players will develop.

Here are the facilities ranking from worst to best -

  • Poor

  • Basic

  • Below Average

  • Adequate

  • Average

  • Good

  • Great

  • Excellent

  • Superb

  • State of the Art


Youth Facilities

The training facilities available for Juniors (only).

Does NOT apply to visible players already at the club. All visible players currently at the club use Training Facilities regardless of age.

In theory the better these facilities the greater your players will be developed on the day of intake. But there are a lot of factors at play.

Here are the facilities ranking from worst to best -

  • Poor

  • Basic

  • Below Average

  • Adequate

  • Average

  • Good

  • Great

  • Excellent

  • Superb

  • State of the Art


Junior Coaching

The quality and quantity of unseen youth coaches that affects the quality of players in your youth intake

Junior coaching is ranked as follows from worst to best -

  • Basic

  • Fairly Basic

  • Average

  • Adequate

  • Good

  • Excellent

  • Exceptional


Youth Recruitment

This determines how large a pool of players your team can recruit from. It is the size of your recruitment network. It increases your chances of getting the best young players from your area, nation and beyond.

Some clubs of course will have no youth recruitment at all, which means no youth intakes.

Recruitment is ranked as follows from worst to best -

  • Limited

  • Basic

  • Fairly Basic

  • Average

  • Adequate

  • Good

  • Excellent

  • Exceptional


*Feeder clubs can be managed but cannot be promoted


Football Manager 2023 - Austria Admiral 2.Liga 22/23

Kits & Logos

Admira Wacker

motion_invest Arena



BW Linz

Hoffman Personal Stadium



Floridsdorfer AC Wien

FAC Platz



FC Dornbirn

Ertl-Gas Stadion



FC Liefering

Greisbergers Betten-Arena



Grazer AK

Merkur Arena



Kapfenberger SV

Franz-Fekete-Stadion



SK Rapid Wien II

Allianz Stadion



SK Sturm Graz II

Solarstadion der Stadt Gleisdorf



SKU Amstetten

Ertl-Gas Stadion



SKN St. Pölten

NV Arena



SV Horn

Sparkasse Horn Arena



SV Lafnitz

Fußballarena Lafnitz



Vienna FC

Naturarena Hohe Warte



Vorwärts Steyr

LIWEST Arena



Young Violets

Generali Arena



All Kits & Logos available from the excellent graphics creators over at FM Slovakia & Sortitoutsi.net respectively