EPFL CEO Emanuel Macedo de Medeiros with Czech 1.Liga representatives
A delegation of the Czech 1.Liga visited on 22 January 2013 the EPFL Headquarters in Nyon to reaffirm their interest in joining the Association of European Professional Football Leagues. The Czech representatives were welcomed by the EPFL CEO Emanuel Macedo de Medeiros, who debriefed them on the necessary steps to achieve such a goal.
Held in a very cordial and positive spirit, the meeting also served to exchange views, ideas and common concerns on several issues of major importance for the Czech League and European football as a whole.
The Czech 1.Liga is at the top of the Czech football league system. It is composed of 16 clubs, competing in a system of promotion and relegation with the Czech 2.Liga. The season runs from August to May, with teams playing 30 games each. The league is currently ranked 18th in Europe in the UEFA league ranking.Back to All News