Timorense football league system

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The Timorense football league system, also known as the football pyramid, is a series of interconnected leagues for association football clubs in Timor-Leste.

Structure[edit]

At the top is the single division of the Super Liga (which is sometimes referred to as Level 1 of the league 'pyramid'), containing 8 clubs and best 4 clubs from Liga Pre, all of which, as of the 2010–11 season, are based in East Timor. Below the Super Liga is Timorense Liga Pre, which is divided into two groups of 4-5 clubs each: Liga Pre Group 1 and Liga Pre Group 2.

The top tier of non-League football is the Taça Digicel, which containing 14 clubs, which is divided into three groups of 4-5 clubs each.

Men's[edit]

The old system's top two levels.

Level

League(s)/Division(s)

1

Super Liga Timorense
8 clubs

2

Timorense Liga Pre Group 1
9 clubs

Timorense Liga Pre Group 2
5 clubs

Amateur system:[citation needed]

Level

League(s)/Division(s)

1

Taça Digicel Group A
4 clubs

Taça Digicel Group B
5 clubs

Taça Digicel Group C
5 clubs

Current system:[citation needed]

Level

League(s)/Division(s)

1

Pro Liga de Timor Leste
24 clubs
(4 clubs from Indonesia)

2

Lower league