1954 Primera División de Chile

The 1954 Campeonato Nacional de Fútbol Profesional was first tier's 22nd season which Universidad Católica reached its second professional title. Highlighting, this was the first Primera División tournament with relegation system.[1]

Campeonato Nacional de Fútbol Profesional
Dates24 April 1954 – 9 January 1955
ChampionsUniversidad Católica (2nd title)
RelegatedIberia
Matches played225
Goals scored849 (3.77 per match)
Top goalscorerJorge Robledo (25 goals)
Biggest away winUniversidad Católica 0–7 Santiago Wanderers
(14 November)
Highest attendance57,234 Colo-Colo 0–0 Universidad Católica
(8 August)
Total attendance2,038,168
Average attendance9,058
1953
1955

FormatEdit

The regular phase's first eight teams qualify to the Championship playoffs where they played seven games which were added to his first stage (regular phase) points, whilst the rest of the teams (from the 9th position to 14th position) disputed the relegation playoffs (five games with the same criteria) to determine the only one relegated team.

First stageEdit

ScoresEdit

  AUD COL EVE FEB GCR IBE MAG PAL RAN SMO UES UCA UCH SWA
Audax 2–3 2–2 1–1 1–1 2–2 3–1 4–0 3–2 1–1 1–1 1–2 2–2 2–2
Colo-Colo 1–2 4–2 1–0 3–4 3–0 3–1 2–3 4–0 5–2 3–0 2–1 1–3 3–2
Everton 1–1 1–4 1–2 1–3 3–2 2–2 1–2 2–0 0–0 0–2 3–2 3–0 2–0
Ferrobádminton 3–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 5–3 2–3 4–3 2–2 6–1 5–1 2–3 4–2 2–3
Green Cross 3–3 1–3 1–0 1–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–2 0–3 1–2 2–2 0–3
Iberia 5–3 2–3 3–2 0–4 0–4 0–1 1–3 1–2 2–0 3–2 2–2 2–0 1–0
Magallanes 0–6 0–1 1–1 2–0 1–2 3–2 2–2 1–1 5–1 2–1 2–0 0–0 5–0
Palestino 2–3 2–0 2–0 4–4 5–1 1–1 2–2 3–3 3–3 1–1 1–3 2–1 2–3
Rangers 3–1 2–2 1–2 2–1 0–1 4–3 2–0 2–2 3–1 2–2 0–3 3–1 2–2
S. Morning 2–2 0–1 2–4 1–1 3–2 4–3 3–1 1–2 1–1 3–5 1–2 4–1 0–4
U. Española 0–2 2–2 2–1 4–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 0–4 1–1 0–6 2–0 2–4 2–1
U. Católica 3–0 2–1 4–0 4–3 0–0 5–3 0–1 4–2 1–0 2–1 3–1 5–0 0–7
U. de Chile 1–2 0–3 1–2 3–3 4–3 3–2 0–0 1–0 4–3 1–6 0–2 0–0 0–0
S. Wanderers 1–3 1–0 1–0 2–2 2–4 3–3 4–3 4–1 2–0 1–1 3–1 6–1 0–2

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Universidad Católica 26 16 3 7 54 42 +12 35 Qualify to the Championship playoffs
2 Colo-Colo 26 16 2 8 58 37 +21 34
3 Santiago Wanderers 26 12 6 8 57 42 +15 30
4 Ferrobádminton 26 11 7 8 64 47 +17 29
5 Audax Italiano 26 9 11 6 53 45 +8 29
6 Palestino 26 9 9 8 55 52 +3 27
7 Magallanes 26 9 9 8 41 40 +1 27
8 Green Cross 26 9 7 10 42 47 −5 25
9 Unión Española 26 9 7 10 41 51 −10 25 Qualify to the Relegation playoffs
10 Rangers 26 7 9 10 42 48 −6 23
11 Santiago Morning 26 7 7 12 50 59 −9 21
12 Everton 26 8 5 13 36 46 −10 21
13 Universidad de Chile 26 7 7 12 36 56 −20 21
14 Iberia 26 6 5 15 48 65 −17 17

Championship stageEdit

ScoresEdit

  AUD COL FEB GCR MAG PAL UCA SWA
Audax 2–2 1–1 2–2 1–0 4–2 3–0 2–1
Colo-Colo 3–4 2–1 7–3 2–0 0–0 2–3
Ferrobádminton 0–0 4–2 4–4 2–2 1–1
Green Cross 2–1 4–1 2–2 0–0
Magallanes 2–1 3–3 1–1
Palestino 2–4 2–3
U. Católica 2–1
S. Wanderers

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Audax Italiano 7 4 3 0 15 8 +7 11
2 Ferrobádminton 7 2 5 0 16 13 +3 9
3 Colo-Colo 7 3 2 2 18 13 +5 8
4 Green Cross 7 2 4 1 11 8 +3 8
5 Universidad Católica 7 2 4 1 13 13 0 8
6 Santiago Wanderers 7 2 3 2 10 10 0 7
7 Magallanes 7 1 2 4 12 19 −7 4
8 Palestino 7 0 1 6 12 23 −11 1

Relegation stageEdit

ScoresEdit

  EVE IBE RAN SMO UES UCH
Everton 1–2 1–5 1–2 3–0 3–4
Iberia 0–5 0–5 3–4 1–1
Rangers 1–4 2–2 0–3
S. Morning 3–1 3–2
U. Española 1–2
U. de Chile

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Santiago Morning 5 5 0 0 17 5 +12 10
2 Universidad de Chile 5 3 1 1 12 8 +4 7
3 Rangers 5 2 1 2 13 10 +3 5
4 Unión Española 5 1 1 3 8 13 −5 3
5 Iberia 5 1 1 3 6 16 −10 3
6 Everton 5 1 0 4 9 13 −4 2

Aggregate tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Universidad Católica 33 18 7 8 67 55 +12 43 Champions
2 Colo-Colo 33 19 4 10 76 50 +26 42
3 Audax Italiano 33 13 14 6 68 53 +15 40
4 Ferrobádminton 33 13 12 8 80 60 +20 38
5 Santiago Wanderers 33 14 9 10 67 52 +15 37
6 Green Cross 33 11 11 11 53 55 −2 33
7 Magallanes 33 10 11 12 53 59 −6 31
8 Palestino 33 9 10 14 67 75 −8 28
9 Santiago Morning 31 12 7 12 67 64 +3 31
10 Rangers 31 9 10 12 55 58 −3 28
11 Universidad de Chile 31 10 8 13 49 64 −15 28
12 Unión Española 31 10 8 13 48 64 −16 28
13 Everton 31 9 5 17 45 59 −14 23
14 Iberia 31 7 6 18 54 81 −27 20 Relegated to Segunda División

TopscorerEdit

Name Team Goals
  Jorge Robledo Colo-Colo 25

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Las estrellas de 1949 y 1954". Universidad Católica. Archived from the original on 2015-09-23. Retrieved 5 August 2015.

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