Belarus Tier 2

First Division 2022 Season

League Guide & Facts


  • The second tier of Belarusian Football

  • 13 teams

  • Teams play each other 2 times (24 games)

  • 3 points for a win, 1 for a draw

  • League is sorted by points then head to head results

Promotion

  • Top two promoted

  • Third place qualify for promotion play-off

Relegation

  • No relegation (4 will be promoted from league below to make number of teams 16 for following season)

Match Rules

  • There must be at least 2 under-20 players in the playing 11. (Born after 1/1/2002)

  • The match squad must have at least 4 under-20 players. (Born after 1/1/2002)

  • At least 2 goalkeepers must be in the squad.

  • The match squad must have no more than O foreign players.

  • Only players registered for this competition are eligible to play.

  • Teams in this league are NOT allowed to sign non Belarussian players

  • FC Shakhter Petrikov are managable but are unable to be promoted as they are a feeder club


Location Of Clubs


Suggested* Additional Nations To Load

All Bordering Countries


  • Russia

  • Poland

  • Ukraine

  • Latvia


*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 Expectations and Title Odds



*Your odds and board expectations may vary slightly from save to save.
*Shakhter Petrikov can be managed but are unable to be promoted due to being a feeder club.


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Club Culture

Board Culture

Supporter Culture


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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



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Kits & Logos

Baranovichi

Lokomotiv



FC Lida

Yunost



Lokomotiv Gomel

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Gorodskoy



FC Naftan Novopolotsk

Atlant



FC Orsha

Gorodskoy



FC Osipovichi

Yunost



FC Ostrovets

Gorodskoy



FC Shakhter Petrikov

Pripyat



FC Slonim–2017

Yunost



FC Smorgon

Yunost



FC Volna Pinsk

Volna



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