1947 Honduran Amateur League

The 1947 Honduran football season was the first edition of the Amateur League, won by C.D. Victoria, after winning the championship round against F.C. Motagua and C.D. Marathón.[1] Victoria was managed by Francisco Detari and some of the club's famous players at that time were Héctor Briza, Julián Fiallos, Mario Artica, Félix Chimilio and Leonardo Godoy. The trophy was known as the Winston Churchill Cup and was delivered by British Prime Minister Rees John Sowler.

Amateur League
Dates6 July–5 October 1947
All statistics correct as of 26 March 2011.

Regional championsEdit

Regional championship Champions
Atlántida Victoria
Cortés Marathón
Francisco Morazán Motagua

Known resultsEdit

National championship roundEdit

Played in a double round-robin format between the regional champions. Also known as the Triangular.[2]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Victoria 4 3 0 1 9 8 +1 6
2 Motagua 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Marathón 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Known resultsEdit

Victoria's lineupEdit