1935–36 Campeonato da Liga

The 1935–36 Campeonato da Liga was the second 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]

Primeira Liga
Season1935–36
ChampionsBenfica
1st title
Matches played56
Goals scored240 (4.29 per match)
Biggest home winPorto 10–1 Sporting CP
Biggest away winSporting CP 6–1 Académica de Coimbra
Highest scoringPorto 10–1 Sporting CP

OverviewEdit

Location of teams in the 1935–36 Liga

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

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Benfica (C) 14 8 5 1 44 23 +21 21
2 Porto 14 9 2 3 50 18 +32 20
3 Sporting CP 14 8 2 4 41 31 +10 18
4 Belenenses 14 7 3 4 28 22 +6 17
5 Vitória de Setúbal 14 7 2 5 32 26 +6 16
6 Boavista 14 4 3 7 24 39 −15 11
7 Carcavelinhos 14 1 4 9 8 30 −22 6
8 Académica 14 1 1 12 13 51 −38 3
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion.

ReferencesEdit

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