Champions Across European Leagues – Volume 2

Yesterday, we looked at some of Europe’s league champions and other placements. Below, we have summarised the outcomes of a few selected leagues that may be classed as smaller than the arguably big leagues in Europe.

Turkey

Champions: Galatasaray

Runner-Up: Fenerbahce

EL Spots: Besiktas and one of Istanbul Basaksehir, Trabzonspor, Bursaspor

during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Chelsea and Galatasaray AS at Stamford Bridge on March 18, 2014 in London, England.

Portugal

Champions: Benfica

Runner-Up: Porto

CL Spot: Sporting Lisbon

EL Spots: Sporting Braga, Vitoria Guimaraes

Switzerland

Champions: FC Basel

Runner-Up: Young Boys Bern

EL Spots: FC Thun, FC Zurich

Austria

Champions: RB Salzburg

Runner-Up: Rapid Vienna

EL Spots: Sturm Graz, SCR Altach

Netherlands

Champions: PSV Eindhoven

Runner-Up: Ajax

EL Spots: AZ Alkmaar and one of Feyenoord, Vitesse Arnhem, PEC Zwolle, Heerenveen

Greece

Champions: Olympiacos

Runner-Up: Panathinaikos

EL Spots: PAOK, Asteras, Atromitos