|Formerly||Liga Latinoamérica Norte|
Copa Latinoamérica Sur
|Game||League of Legends|
|Inaugural season||2019 LLA Opening|
|No. of teams||8|
|Rainbow7 (1st title)|
|Most titles||Isurus (2 titles)|
|TV partner(s)||Twitch, YouTube|
|Campeonato Brasileiro de League of Legends|
The Liga Latinoamérica (LLA; lit. '"Latin America League"') is the top level of professional League of Legends in Hispanic America. The esports league is run by Riot Games Latin America. Each annual competitive season is divided into opening and closing seasons, which conclude with a playoff tournament between the top four teams.
Plans for the league were first announced in May 2018 by Riot Games, which stated that it would merge Hispanic America's two regional leagues, the Liga Latinoamérica Norte (LLN, North Latin America League) and Copa Latinoamérica Sur (CLS, South Latin America Cup), into a single competition.
Each opening and closing season consists of a group stage and a playoff stage. In the group stage, teams compete for points in a triple round robin spread over two phases. The top four teams from the group stage advance to the playoff stage, which uses a "King of the Hill" single elimination bracket. During the 2019 season, there were no phases in the group stage, and six teams participated in a standard single elimination bracket in the playoff stage.
- Eight teams participate
- Double round robin, matches are best-of-one
- Match victories award teams one point
- Top five teams advance to Phase 2
- Five teams participate
- Single round robin, matches are best-of-one
- Teams retain their points from Phase 1; Phase 2 match victories award teams two points
- Top four teams advance to playoffs
- "King of the Hill" single elimination bracket
- Matches are best-of-five
- Winner qualifies for the Mid-Season Invitational (opening season) or World Championship (closing season).
|All Knights||Estral Esports||Furious Gaming||Infinity Esports|
|Isurus||Kaos Latin Gamers||Rainbow7||XTEN Esports|
|Closing||Isurus||All Knights||Infinity Esports|
|Closing||Rainbow7||All Knights||Azules Esports|
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