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6 May 2017 is a purple day...
MARIBOR, CITY OF CHAMPIONS
14*. We have won our fourteenth league title! The trophy is back home, where it belongs. In the city of champions. NK Maribor are the champions of Slovenia! These are the moments we cannot get enough of. And we never will...

After building up a big lead at the top of the table, it was only a matter of time when we would mathematically clinch the title. We brought the trophy home by staying undefeated throughout the spring and we crossed the finish line on match day 32. We were crowned champions before we even took to the pitch on Saturday night. While the players were warming up for the match, the game between Koper and Dom˛ale at the Bonifika stadium ended with a victory for the home team. This meant we faced Gorica in a festive atmosphere as the newly crowned champions. 6 May 2017 was the day Ljudski vrt saw the team in purple win another league trophy...

It’s time to celebrate. Winning the league means we will participate in the qualifications for the Champions League. The Slovenian champions start in the second qualifying round. The first leg will be played on 11/12 July and the return leg on 18/19 July, so keep these dates in mind when planning your holidays. The name of our opponent will be revealed at the draw in Nyon on 19 June.