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Some articles on relegation pool, relegation, pool:

2007–08 Maltese Premier League - League Table - Final Table - Relegation Pool
... W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation 7 Hibernians 27 ... +8 2008 ... UEFA Intertoto Cup First round 8 Msida Saint-Joseph 46 ... −5 ...
Msida Saint-Joseph F.C. - History - Glorious Stage (2003-2008)
... The team narrowly missed a place in the Championship Pool, but they made up for it in the relegation pool, when the club mathematically safe after just 3 games ... The club set a target of getting in the Championship Pool for the first time ever ... and Josef Mifsud, helped the team to achieve its target, that of getting to the Championship Pool for the first time ever ...

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