BASED on the Adidas/Umbro team of the year trophy that ran in GOAL magazine in the early 1970s, Game of the People will run the GOTP Mitropa Cup in 2017-18. Each week, six clubs from Central Europe’s top leagues will be awarded points, ranging from six to one in accordance with outstanding performance in that week. The countries involved are: Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland.
6 – Cracovia; 4 – Wisla Plock, Basel
3 – Austria Wien, Hajduk, Young Boys
The leader board
25 – Young Boys (Sw)
22 – Viktoria Plzen (Cz), Basel (Sw)
19 – Dinamo Zagreb (Cro) 17 – Sturm Graz (Austria) 16 – Maribor (Slovenia), Ferencvaros (Hu) 13 – Gornik (Po), Thun (Switzerland), Osijek (Cro) 12 – Trencin (Slovakia) 11 – Rijeka (Cro), Diosgyor (Hung)
10 – Spartak Trnava (Slovakia), Jagiellonia (Po) 9 – Zilina (Slovakia), Lech Poznan (Po), Liberec (Cz) 8 – RB Salzburg (Austria) 7 – Olympia (Slovenia), 6 – Nitra (Slovakia), Legia Warsaw (Poland), Austria Wien (Austria), Hajduk (Croatia), Cracovia (Poland)