Norway – Eliteserien is a Norwegian professional league for association football clubs. At the top of the Norwegian football league system, it is the country’s primary football competition. Contested by 16 clubs, it operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the 1. division.

Seasons run from March to November with each team playing 30 matches (playing each other home and away). Most games are playing on Sunday evenings.

Norway – Eliteserien founded in 1937 as Norgesserien (English: The League of Norway), and the first season was the 1937–38 season. The structure and organization of Eliteserien along with Norway’s other football leagues have undergone frequent changes.