1936–37 Campeonato da Liga

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Primeira Liga
Season1936–37
ChampionsBenfica
2nd title
Matches played56
Goals scored265 (4.73 per match)

The 1936–37 Campeonato da Liga was the third season of top-tier football in Portugal. Although the first national competition (in a knock-out cup format) was still called Portuguese Championship, the Primeira Liga winners are considered the national champions.[1]

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 8 teams, and S.L. Benfica won the championship.

League standings[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Benfica (C) 14 12 0 2 57 13 +44 24
2 Belenenses 14 11 1 2 46 17 +29 23
3 Sporting CP 14 9 2 3 54 25 +29 20
4 Porto 14 6 2 6 31 31 0 14
5 Académica 14 5 1 8 24 30 −6 11
6 Carcavelinhos 14 4 1 9 16 35 −19 9
7 Vitória de Setúbal 14 3 1 10 18 45 −27 7
8 Leixões 14 2 0 12 19 69 −50 4
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion.
1936–37 I Liga Winners
S.L. Benfica
2nd title

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FPF confirms: Sporting only has 18 national titles". Oservador. 16 December 2016. Retrieved 1 March 2017.