1982–83 Primeira Divisão

The 1982–83 Primeira Divisão was the 49th season of top-tier football in Portugal.

Primeira Liga
Season1982–83
ChampionsBenfica
25th title
RelegatedMarítimo
Amora
Alcobaça
European CupBenfica (First round)
Cup Winners' CupF.C. Porto (first round)
UEFA CupSporting CP (first round)
Vitória de Guimarães (first round)
Matches played240
Goals scored570 (2.38 per match)
Top goalscorerFernando Gomes (36 goals)

OverviewEdit

It was contested by 16 teams, and S.L. Benfica won the championship.

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Benfica (C) 30 22 7 1 67 13 +54 51 Qualification to European Cup first round
2 Porto 30 20 7 3 73 18 +55 47 Qualification to Cup Winners' Cup first round[a]
3 Sporting CP 30 18 6 6 48 25 +23 42 Qualification to UEFA Cup first round
4 Vitória de Guimarães 30 11 10 9 35 24 +11 32
5 Boavista 30 12 6 12 32 38 −6 30
6 Braga 30 13 3 14 41 43 −2 29
7 Vitória de Setúbal 30 12 5 13 29 33 −4 29
8 Rio Ave 30 13 3 14 43 45 −2 29
9 Portimonense 30 11 7 12 35 31 +4 29
10 Salgueiros 30 9 9 12 26 36 −10 27
11 Estoril 30 9 8 13 26 39 −13 26
12 Varzim 30 8 10 12 23 39 −16 26
13 Espinho 30 9 7 14 23 37 −14 25
14 Marítimo (R) 30 8 9 13 26 38 −12 25 Relegation to Segunda Divisão
15 Amora (R) 30 6 6 18 23 55 −32 18
16 Alcobaça (R) 30 4 7 19 20 56 −36 15
Source: RSSSF[1] and footballzz.co.uk[2]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ Porto qualified for the Cup Winners' Cup as the other finalist, Benfica, had qualified for the European Cup.

Season statisticsEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals[3]
1   Fernando Gomes Porto 36
2   Nené Benfica 21
3   N'Habola Rio Ave 20
4   Rui Jordão Sporting 18
5   Mickey Walsh Porto 15
6   Zoran Filipović Benfica 14
7   António Oliveira Sporting 11
8   Diamantino Benfica 10
  Raul Águas Portimonense
10   Vítor Madeira Estoril 9
  Reinaldo Boavista
  António Sousa Porto

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Portugal 1982-83 - RSSSF (Jorge Miguel Teixeira)". RSSSF Archive. 2001. Retrieved 2012-04-25.
  2. ^ "Portuguese League 1982/83 - footballzz.co.uk". ZeroZero. Retrieved 2012-04-25.
  3. ^ "TheFinalBall Goalscorer statistics". TheFinalBall. Retrieved 20 April 2017.

External linksEdit