2001–02 Primeira Liga

The 2001–02 Primeira Liga was the 68th edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 11 August 2001 with a match between Varzim and Benfica, and ended on 6 May 2002. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Boavista as the defending champions.

Primeira Liga
Season2001–02
ChampionsSporting CP
18th title
RelegatedSalgueiros
Farense
Alverca
Champions LeagueSporting CP (third qualifying round)
Boavista (second qualifying round)
UEFA CupPorto (first round)
Intertoto CupBelenenses (second round)
União de Leiria (first round)
Santa Clara (first round)
Matches played306
Goals scored818 (2.67 per match)
Top goalscorerMário Jardel (42 goals)
Biggest home winUnião de Leiria 7–0 Salgueiros
(9 December 2001)
Biggest away winPaços de Ferreira 0–6 Sporting CP
(27 October 2001)
Highest scoring5–3
(2 times)
6-2
(1 time)

Sporting CP won the league and qualified for the 2002–03 UEFA Champions League third qualifying round, along with Boavista, who qualified for the second round. Porto and Leixões from the third division qualified for the 2002–03 UEFA Cup; in opposite, Salgueiros, Farense and Alverca were relegated to the Segunda Liga. Mário Jardel was the top scorer with 42 goals.

Promotion and relegationEdit

Teams relegated to Segunda LigaEdit

Campomaiorense, Desportivo das Aves and Estrela da Amadora, were consigned to the Segunda Liga following their final classification in 2000–01 season.

Teams promoted from Segunda LigaEdit

The other three teams were replaced by Santa Clara, Varzim and Vitória de Setúbal from the Segunda Liga.

TeamsEdit

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Stadia and locationsEdit

Location of teams in Madeira 2001-2002 Liga
Location of teams in Azores 2001-2002 Liga
Team Head Coach City Stadium 2000–01 finish
Alverca   Carlos Pereira Alverca Complexo do Alverca 12th
Beira-Mar   António Sousa Aveiro Estádio Mário Duarte 8th
Belenenses   Marinho Peres Lisbon Estádio do Restelo 7th
Benfica   Toni Lisbon Estádio da Luz 6th
Boavista   Jaime Pacheco Porto Estádio do Bessa 1st
Braga   Manuel Cajuda Braga Estádio Primeiro de Maio 4th
Farense   Alberto Pazos Faro Estádio de São Luís 13th
Marítimo   Nelo Vingada Funchal Estádio dos Barreiros 11th
Paços de Ferreira   José Mota Paços de Ferreira Estádio da Mata Real 9th
Porto   Octávio Machado Porto Estádio das Antas 2nd
Salgueiros   Vítor Manuel Porto Estádio Engenheiro Vidal Pinheiro 10th
Santa Clara   Carlos Manuel Ponta Delgada Estádio de São Miguel 1st in Segunda Liga
Sporting CP   László Bölöni Lisbon Estádio José Alvalade 3rd
União de Leiria   José Mourinho Leiria Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa 5th
Varzim   Rogério Gonçalves Póvoa de Varzim Estádio do Varzim Sport Club 2nd in Segunda Liga
Vitória de Guimarães   Augusto Inácio Guimarães Estádio D. Afonso Henriques 15th
Vitória de Setúbal   Jorge Jesus Setúbal Estádio do Bonfim 3rd in Segunda Liga

Managerial changesEdit

Team Outgoing manager Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
Santa Clara   Carlos Manuel 30 September 2001 15th   Manuel Fernandes 1 October 2001
Salgueiros   Vítor Manuel 5 November 2001 16th   Carlos Manuel 6 November 2001
Farense   Alberto Pazos 25 November 2001 13th   Jorge Castelo 26 November 2001
Varzim   Rogério Gonçalves 25 November 2001 18th   José Alberto Costa 26 November 2001
Benfica   Toni 23 December 2001 4th   Jesualdo Ferreira 28 December 2001
Alverca   Carlos Pereira 8 January 2002 16th   Vítor Manuel 9 January 2002
União de Leiria   José Mourinho 20 January 2002 4th   Mário Reis 21 January 2002
Porto   Octávio Machado 20 January 2002 5th   José Mourinho 21 January 2002
Vitória de Setúbal   Jorge Jesus 20 January 2002 17th   Luís Campos 21 January 2002
Farense   Jorge Castelo 23 February 2002 16th   Paco Fortes 24 February 2002
União de Leiria   Mário Reis 24 February 2002 4th   Vítor Pontes 25 February 2002

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Sporting CP (C) 34 22 9 3 74 25 +49 75 2002–03 UEFA Champions League Third qualifying round
2 Boavista 34 21 7 6 53 20 +33 70 2002–03 UEFA Champions League Second qualifying round
3 Porto 34 21 5 8 66 34 +32 68 2002–03 UEFA Cup First round
4 Benfica 34 17 12 5 66 37 +29 63
5 Belenenses 34 17 6 11 54 44 +10 57 2002 UEFA Intertoto Cup Second round
6 Marítimo 34 17 5 12 48 35 +13 56
7 União de Leiria 34 15 10 9 52 35 +17 55 2002 UEFA Intertoto Cup First round
8 Paços de Ferreira 34 12 10 12 41 44 −3 46
9 Vitória de Guimarães 34 11 9 14 35 41 −6 42
10 Braga 34 10 12 12 43 43 0 42
11 Beira-Mar 34 10 9 15 48 56 −8 39
12 Gil Vicente 34 10 8 16 42 56 −14 38
13 Vitória de Setúbal 34 9 11 14 40 46 −6 38
14 Santa Clara 34 9 10 15 32 46 −14 37 2002 UEFA Intertoto Cup First round
15 Varzim 34 8 8 18 27 55 −28 32
16 Salgueiros (R) 34 8 6 20 29 71 −42 30 Relegation to 2002–03 Segunda Liga
17 Farense (R) 34 7 7 20 29 63 −34 28
18 Alverca (R) 34 7 6 21 39 67 −28 27
Source: Primeira Divisão
Rules for classification: 1st points, 2nd head-to-head, 3rd goals average
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ALV BEM BEL BEN BOA BRA FAR GVI MAR PAÇ POR SAL STC SCP ULE VAR VGU VSE
Alverca 2–0 0–1 1–3 1–2 0–3 1–0 1–4 0–2 1–0 0–1 1–2 3–1 1–3 1–1 4–2 3–2 1–1
Beira-Mar 6–2 0–3 3–3 0–3 4–2 2–1 2–2 2–0 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–1 1–2 2–1 4–0 0–0 1–0
Belenenses 1–1 1–5 1–1 0–2 1–1 4–0 1–0 0–1 1–2 3–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 1–0 3–2 2–1 1–1
Benfica 3–2 4–1 2–1 2–1 1–1 5–0 2–0 1–1 4–0 0–0 2–0 2–1 2–2 0–2 3–2 0–0 3–2
Boavista 2–0 3–0 2–0 1–0 3–0 1–1 0–0 0–1 5–0 2–0 2–1 2–0 0–0 1–0 1–2 0–0 4–1
Braga 5–3 3–2 2–3 0–1 0–2 4–0 1–0 1–0 1–0 0–4 0–0 6–0 2–1 0–0 2–0 0–0 1–1
Farense 2–1 1–0 2–2 0–2 1–2 2–2 3–2 2–1 1–1 0–3 2–1 1–0 1–3 0–1 1–1 0–1 2–2
Gil Vicente 2–2 2–1 3–2 0–2 0–3 2–1 3–1 1–1 1–1 2–5 3–2 1–3 1–1 0–0 1–0 2–1 2–1
Marítimo 5–0 3–1 0–2 3–2 0–0 4–1 1–0 2–1 0–1 1–3 4–0 1–0 0–2 3–0 1–1 2–0 3–1
Paços de Ferreira 2–2 0–0 3–1 2–1 0–1 0–0 1–1 2–2 2–1 1–2 6–0 2–1 0–6 1–2 0–0 0–0 1–0
Porto 0–0 2–3 1–2 3–2 4–1 0–0 2–0 2–1 2–1 1–0 3–0 5–3 2–2 2–1 3–0 3–0 3–0
Salgueiros 2–1 1–1 1–2 1–4 1–1 1–0 0–2 3–0 2–1 3–2 0–3 2–1 1–5 0–1 2–1 1–3 0–2
Santa Clara 2–1 0–0 2–3 0–0 0–2 1–0 2–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 2–1 1–1 0–3 1–1 1–0 2–0 1–0
Sporting CP 0–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 2–0 2–2 1–0 3–1 4–0 3–0 1–0 2–0 0–0 4–1 4–0 5–0 1–0
União de Leiria 2–1 4–1 3–0 1–1 0–1 3–1 4–1 2–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 7–0 2–2 1–1 0–1 2–1 0–0
Varzim 1–0 1–1 1–5 2–2 0–2 0–0 2–0 2–0 0–1 0–3 0–1 0–0 1–0 1–3 2–0 0–0 2–1
Vitória de Guimarães 2–0 0–0 2–1 1–4 2–0 2–1 3–1 0–2 1–3 1–1 2–0 3–0 1–0 0–1 2–4 4–0 0–0
Vitória de Setúbal 2–1 4–1 0–1 1–1 1–1 0–0 2–0 3–2 0–1 1–3 1–4 3–0 3–2 2–2 1–1 2–0 1–0
Source: Foradejogo (in Portuguese)
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals[2]
1   Mário Jardel Sporting CP 42
2   Derlei União de Leiria 21
3   Fary Faye Beira-Mar 18
4   Hugo Henrique Vitória de Setúbal 16
5   Gaúcho Marítimo 15
  Barata Braga 15
7   Leonardo Paços de Ferreira 14
8   Deco Porto 13
  Mantorras Benfica 13
10   Benni McCarthy Porto 12
  João Pedro Salgueiros 12

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Teams". Footballzz.
  2. ^ "Golos marcados - Golos marcados" [Goals scored - Goals scored]. ZeroZero. Retrieved 26 February 2014.

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