1970–71 Mexican Primera División season

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Primera División de México
Season1970-71
ChampionsAmerica (2nd Title)
RelegatedAtlas
Champions' CupAmerica
Toluca
Matches played311
Goals scored717 (2.31 per match)
1971-72

Statistics of Primera División de México in season 1970-71.

Overview[edit]

Zacatepec was promoted to Primera División (Segunda División 1969-70 Champion)

Puebla was also promoted to Primera División (winner of promotional tournament between Unión de Curtidores, Nacional and Naucalpan) to increase the number of teams to 18.

The season was contested by 18 teams, and America won the championship.

Atlas was relegated to Segunda División.

After this season Necaxa was sold and changed its name to Atlético Español.

Cruz Azul moves to Mexico City.

Teams[edit]

Team City Stadium
América Mexico City Azteca
Atlante Mexico City Azteca
Atlas Guadalajara, Jalisco Jalisco
Cruz Azul Jasso, Hidalgo 10 de Diciembre
Guadalajara Guadalajara, Jalisco Jalisco
Irapuato Irapuato, Guanajuato Irapuato
Jalisco Guadalajara, Jalisco Jalisco
Laguna Torreón, Coahuila San Isidro
León León, Guanajuato León
Monterrey Monterrey, Nuevo León Tecnológico
Necaxa Mexico City Azteca
Pachuca Pachuca, Hidalgo Revolución Mexicana
Puebla Puebla, Puebla Cuauhtémoc
Toluca Toluca, State of Mexico Toluca 70
Torreón Torreón, Coahuila Moctezuma
UNAM Mexico City Olímpico Universitario
Veracruz Veracruz, Veracruz Veracruzano
Zacatepec Zacatepec, Morelos Agustín "Coruco" Díaz

Group stage[edit]

Group 1[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA Pts Result
1 Toluca 34 14 15 5 38 21 43 Playoff
2 Jalisco 34 12 14 8 35 29 38
3 Zacatepec 34 14 10 10 39 37 38
4 Cruz Azul 34 11 15 8 39 39 37
5 UNAM 34 10 15 9 43 38 35
6 Necaxa 34 10 11 13 44 39 31
7 Irapuato 34 8 13 13 34 53 29
8 Laguna 34 10 8 16 37 47 28
9 Atlas 34 5 12 17 32 48 22 Relegation Playoff

Group 2[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA Pts Result
1 América 34 17 10 7 56 33 44 Playoff
2 Monterrey 34 15 10 9 46 37 40
3 León 34 14 10 10 50 41 38
4 Atlante 34 9 16 9 33 31 34
5 Veracruz 34 12 9 13 39 40 33
6 Puebla 34 11 10 13 43 49 32
7 Torreón 34 11 9 14 27 35 31
8 Guadalajara 34 11 8 15 34 44 30
9 Pachuca 34 11 7 16 38 46 29 Relegation Playoff

Results[edit]

AME ATT ATL CRA GDL IRA JAL LAG LEO MTY NEC PAC PUE TOL TOR UNI VER ZAC
América 2-0 2-1 3-0 5-2 2-0 2-1 2-1 1-1 2-3 2-1 1-1 2-0 1-0 5-0 0-0 4-1 2-4
Atlante 3-1 0-0 0-0 3-0 0-0 1-2 1-2 1-1 1-1 1-1 1-0 1-2 0-0 1-0 2-2 2-2 2-1
Atlas 0-1 0-1 2-2 1-2 1-1 0-1 1-0 2-1 2-1 1-1 2-3 2-4 1-1 0-0 2-3 0-0 1-1
Cruz Azul 1-1 0-0 1-1 2-1 0-1 0-0 1-0 0-1 1-1 0-4 1-0 4-1 0-0 3-1 1-1 0-2 0-0
Guadalajara 1-2 0-0 2-1 1-1 2-0 0-1 1-0 1-2 1-0 1-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-0 1-1 0-1 1-2
Irapuato 1-2 2-2 1-0 4-4 3-2 1-0 1-1 1-1 1-3 0-0 2-1 3-3 1-3 0-0 2-1 2-0 0-0
Jalisco 1-0 1-1 0-3 1-1 2-0 0-0 5-1 0-0 2-0 0-0 1-0 1-1 1-0 0-1 3-1 2-1 1-1
Laguna 0-2 2-2 4-1 2-2 1-2 2-0 0-0 2-0 0-1 0-0 3-1 3-1 0-1 1-0 1-1 1-0 3-1
León 1-1 1-2 3-2 1-4 1-2 2-2 1-1 4-0 0-0 0-3 5-1 4-1 2-0 3-0 2-0 2-1 2-1
Monterrey 2-1 1-0 0-1 0-2 3-2 1-0 0-0 1-0 4-1 1-1 0-2 2-0 1-1 2-0 1-1 4-1 4-0
Necaxa 1-0 1-0 3-1 1-1 1-3 7-0 0-2 1-1 0-2 2-2 2-1 1-3 0-2 0-0 1-3 2-0 0-1
Pachuca 2-1 1-0 0-0 3-1 0-1 1-2 1-1 4-1 2-1 4-0 0-3 1-1 0-0 1-0 1-2 2-2 1-0
Puebla 0-2 0-0 2-0 2-0 0-1 3-2 2-0 1-1 0-1 2-0 2-1 3-1 3-0 1-2 1-1 1-1 1-1
Toluca 0-0 2-0 0-0 0-1 3-0 4-1 1-1 3-2 2-0 1-1 2-0 1-0 1-1 3-0 2-1 1-0 1-0
Torreón 1-1 1-0 2-1 0-1 1-1 1-0 0-1 3-0 1-1 1-2 2-0 3-1 2-0 0-0 2-0 1-1 1-0
UNAM 2-2 1-1 0-0 2-0 1-0 0-0 3-0 1-0 1-1 2-2 2-2 0-1 3-0 2-2 1-0 3-0 0-1
Veracruz 0-0 0-1 4-2 1-2 1-0 1-0 3-2 1-0 0-1 0-1 2-1 4-1 3-0 1-1 0-0 3-1 2-0
Zacatepec 1-1 1-3 1-0 1-2 2-2 3-0 2-2 2-1 2-1 2-1 1-0 1-0 2-1 0-0 3-1 1-0 0-0

Relegation Playoffs[edit]

Pachuca2-2Atlas
Juan Manuel Medina Goal 37'
Moacyr dos Santos Goal 82'
Javier Bazán Goal 32' (own)
Ricardo Chavarín Goal 57'
Atlas1–1Pachuca
Magdaleno Mercado Goal 77' Jorge Rodríguez Goal 49'

Aggregate score tied so a 3rd match will be played

Pachuca2-0Atlas
Alfonso Madrigal Goal 15' 
Césareo Acosta Goal 75'

Pachuca won on aggregate 5-3. Atlas was relegated to Segunda Division

Final[edit]

América2–0Toluca
Carlos Reinoso Goal 13'
Horacio López Salgado Goal 75'
[1]
Attendance: 105,000+
Referee: Abel Aguilar

America won on aggregate 2-0


1970-71 winners:
América
2nd Title

References[edit]