1963–64 Mexican Primera División season

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Primera División de México
Season 1963-64
Champions Guadalajara (6th Title)
Matches played 182
Goals scored 528 (2.9 per match)

Statistics of Primera División de México in season 1963-64.

Overview[edit]

Zacatepec was promoted to Primera División.

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

No Relegation this season.

Promotional tournament was held to increase the number of teams for the 1964–65 season to 16. Nacional finished in first place, and was not to be relegated from the Primera Division. Veracruz finished in second place, and was promoted to Primera Division.

League standings[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA Pts Result
1 Guadalajara 26 16 5 5 43 25 37 Champions
2 América 26 11 11 4 46 24 33
3 Monterrey 26 12 8 6 40 26 32
4 Irapuato 26 12 8 6 40 35 32
5 Zacatepec 26 11 6 9 44 35 28
6 Necaxa 26 11 5 10 42 31 27
7 UNAM 26 9 7 10 36 33 25
8 Oro 26 9 7 10 53 49 25
9 León 26 9 7 10 34 33 25
10 Atlas 26 6 13 7 35 42 25
11 Toluca 26 6 10 10 31 35 22
12 Morelia 26 6 9 11 28 50 21
13 Atlante 26 6 8 12 30 39 20
14 Nacional 26 4 4 18 26 71 12 Promotion Tournament
1963-64 winners:
Guadalajara
6th Title

Promotion Tournament[edit]

In order to increase the number of team from 14 to 16 for the 1964-65 the league made a playoff. The top 2 teams would be in Primera Division. The playoff was composed of the lowest team from Primera division and the 2nd-5th teams in the standings from Segunda Division as Cruz Azul had earned automatic promotion.

Position Team P W D L GF GA DIF PTS
1 Nacional 3 1 2 0 4 3 1 4 Remains in Primera Division
2 Veracruz 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 3 Earns promotion
3 Ciudad Madero 3 1 1 1 3 7 -4 3
4 Poza Rica 3 1 0 2 9 6 3 2

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