The long anticipated clash between Sparta and Plzeň saw Plzeň emerge 1:0 victors, Sparta’s fifth defeat in a row at the hands of their rivals. Plzeň are top of the table followed by Bolelsav and Slavia while Zlín fell to fourth.
After the September rounds, Zlín are still top of the table with 20 points, just ahead of Boleslav and Plzeň. Slavia are fourth under new coach Jarolím and managed to beat Sparta in the derby. For Sparta, September is a month they would rather forget.
There have been five rounds played of the Epojisteni.cz league so far this season providing a surprise at the top of the table. Zlín are top with Sparta hot on their heels. Příbram are firmly bottom of the table after a miserable start to the season.
After only a year in top flight competition, Olomouc are relegated to the second league despite thrashing Teplice 6:0 while Příbram played out a goalless draw against Jablonec. At Eden, Slavia thrashed Plzeň 5:0 and Sparta also beat Jihlava 5:0, all goals coming from striker David Lafata. Lafata scored 20 goals this season to leave him top of the table of strikers for the fifth time. Liberec secured third place in the league with a 2:2 draw with Mláda Boleslav.
Plzeň have the chance for the first time in their history to successfully defend their title. Ostrava look certain to be relegated while Boleslav and Liberec look set to participate in European competitin next season.
Viktoria Plzeň took one step closer to the title as they beat Sparta 3:0, leaving them only needing a point to be crowned champions. Sparta are still second in the table, five points ahead of Boleslav.
After the international break, the league kicks off again with the match between Olomouc and Ostrava. Plzeň welcome Jihlava while Sparta take on Slovácko. Sunday sees the small derby between Dukla and Slavia.
The 21st round of the SYNOT liga saw no real changes in the table. Plzeň still lead Sparta by six points in the league, but still have a game in hand with Dukla. Mláda Boleslav are third, separated by goal difference from fourth place Liberec.