The Fotbollsallsvenskan 2010 was the 86th season in the highest Swedish football league Fotbollsallsvenskan. Between 14 March and November 7, 2010 were the 16 first division in return game against each other to determine the Swedish champions. Malmö FF distanced in a duel to the end of season Helsingborgs IF to two points and won the 16th league title in club history.
The standings after the last game is a Swedish national champion and taking part in the qualifiers for UEFA Champions League 2011/12 part. The two teams placed behind it pull alongside the winner of the national cup in the qualification for the UEFA Europa League 2011 /12. The two bottom club to rise directly from the Superettan, the third last occurs in a consisting of round-trip Relegation Round game against third-placed the second division.
Course of the season
The season started with a 3-0 away success of the IFK Göteborg at Kalmar FF on March 13th of the year, the victors chose to also on the leaders of the first game day. On the second day BK Hacken took over after two wins to kick off the championship lead, which had to give up on Matchday at Helsingborgs IF the club. The crew had remained after five games as well as Malmö FF and BK Hacken without defeat, while at the same time the reigning champion AIK, Åtvidabergs FF Kalmar FF and FF Trelleborg stood without victory of the season at end of table.
Until the 0-1 defeat against Kalmar FF on 14 Matchday Helsingborgs IF remained unbeaten and thus had the standings before the regional rivals Malmö FF expanded as runner up to five points. Already some distance followed for half of the season Örebro SK, IF Elfsborg and Mjallby AIF behind it. In the rear third of the table occupied for Siaonsmitte AIK, Åtvidabergs FF and Trelleborg FF of the relegation zone, with 15 plus points but had AIK FF Trelleborg and only three points behind the space occupied by IFK Göteborg ninth place in the table.
After a small series winning loose games, the projection of Helsingborgs IF Malmö FF shortened to 19 Round to only one point. Two days later MFF game took over after a 1-0 win against IF Elfsborg due to a 0:3 away defeat of the competitors at Örebro SK for the first time the standings during the season. As a result, a duel between the teams developed, from 24 Matchday were the two clubs level on points at the top. Until the last match Malmo FF was on the first place on goal difference. By a 2-0 win against Mjallby AIF on the final day of the club claimed the first place and won the championship. Helsingborgs IF occurred in parallel event match against Kalmar FF only to a 0-0 draw. Still, the playing time for the club was not without winning the title, one week after the end of the season the team the cup final decided in his favor.
Behind the leading duo broke out of the battle for second Europa League starting place. At the end of the second third of the season to Örebro SK and IF Elfsborg had sold some of the competition, which formed a close together lying midfield. On fourth- last match was a preliminary decision, was able to extend his lead over the competitors on five points as ÖSK. After the penultimate round, the difference was even eight points, but fell on the final day back. After the Cup victory of the runner- Helsingborgs IF, which was allowed to start by winning the title in the Europa League, IF Elfsborg moved in after the qualification for Europa League in fourth.
In the relegation battle Gefle IF was on 17 Matchday first slipped to relegation place, a short time later the team even won a direct relegation zone. Here also the team of Åtvidabergs FF had established, although there was always in contact with the rear seats in the midfield. On 23 matchday of the club jumped to a non- relegation zone and displaced AIK and IF Brommapojkarna on the following places. Placed after 16 match days even with 22 points in the front half of the table remained Bromma in the following games until the end of the season without a win and slid to the bottom of the table. With three games left in the season, the club finished tied with Gefle IF the relegation places, the distance to the space occupied by Åtvidabergs FF relegation place was already four points. After a win over GAIS and a draw against Djurgårdens IF Gefle IF exchanged but on goal difference with the competitors on the pitch. Although AFF was the last match points against AIK, Gelfe IF retained after a 2-2 draw at IFK Gothenburg to 0:2 behind the upper hand and took refuge in the play-offs.
Among the respective leaders each Round are shown.
Status: End of Season
Sp = Matches, W = Wins, D = Draws, L = Defeats, Td = Goal Difference
(M) = Champion of the preseason (P) = reigning Cup winner
Status: End of Season