1955–56 Mexican Primera División season

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Liga MX
Season 1955-56
Champions León (4th Title)
Relegated Zamora

Statistics of Primera División de México in season 1955/1956.

Overview[edit]

Atlas (Segunda División 1954-55 Champion), Zamora and Cuautla (second and third place in a promotional tournament in Segunda División) were promoted to Primera División, to increase the number of teams to 14 clubs.

The season was contested by 14 teams, and León won the championship.

Zamora was relegated to Segunda División.

League standings[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA Pts Result
1 Leon.svg León 26 15 7 4 50 24 37 Champions/Playoff
2 600px Giallo e Bianco Strisce.png Oro 26 17 3 6 49 32 37 Runner Up/Playoff
3 Atlante.svg Atlante 26 13 6 7 53 37 32
4 Deportivo Toluca.png Toluca 26 11 9 6 49 31 31
5 600px Rosso e Bianco (strisce).png Necaxa 26 12 7 7 44 35 31
6 Tampico Madero.png Tampico Madero 26 12 7 7 39 32 31
7 600px Verde Con Striscia Bianca.png Zacatepec 26 11 5 10 40 36 27
8 Club América flag.svg América 26 10 4 12 51 47 24
9 600px Rosso e Blu3.png Irapuato 26 8 6 12 35 43 22
10 Guadalajara.svg Guadalajara 26 5 11 10 33 35 21
11 600px Giallo e Verde2.png Cuautla 26 6 9 11 28 46 21 Promoted by Playoff
12 Atlas.svg Atlas 26 8 4 14 41 54 20 Promoted
13 600px Bianco con diagonale Azzurro.png Puebla 26 6 4 16 33 64 16
14 600px Giallo con striscia Amaranto.png Zamora 26 2 10 14 23 51 14 Relegated

Championship Playoff[edit]

Playoff played at
Estadio Olímpico Universitario, Mexico City

León 4 - 2 Oro

References[edit]