2002 Torneo Apertura (Chile)

The 2002 Campeonato Nacional Apertura Copa Banco del Estado was the 71st Chilean League top flight tournament. The champion was Universidad Católica which won its eight league title.

Campeonato Nacional Apertura Copa Banco del Estado
Season2002
Dates16 February – 30 June 2002
ChampionsUniversidad Católica
8th title
2003 Copa LibertadoresUniversidad Católica
2002 Copa SudamericanaCobreloa (Pre-Sudamericana winners)
Santiago Wanderers (Pre-Sudamericana winners)
Matches played146
Top goalscorerSebastián González
(18 goals)
Total attendance1,066,303
Average attendance7,303
2001

Qualifying roundEdit

ScoresEdit

Home \ Away AUD CLO CSA COL DCO COQ HUA PAL RAN SMO USF DTE UCA UCH UES SWA
Audax 1–1 2–1 2–1 2–3 2–1 1–2 2–1 1–0
Cobreloa 2–1 2–0 0–2 4–0 2–0 1–3 3–3 1–1
Cobresal 1–2 1–1 2–3 3–1 2–4 3–2 0–0
Colo-Colo 3–0 2–0 2–0 4–1 1–1 1–1 2–1 3–1
Concepción 0–1 1–1 1–0 1–2 1–2 2–2 1–0 0–3
Coquimbo 2–3 0–0 2–2 3–0 0–2 1–0 3–0
Huachipato 3–1 3–1 3–1 2–2 1–1 2–3 0–3
Palestino 4–3 0–0 2–2 2–4 1–1 4–0 1–0
Rangers 0–0 3–1 2–0 2–1 2–2 3–1 2–0 2–0
S. Morning 2–0 1–2 2–1 0–1 5–2 1–1 0–1 0–1
San Felipe 2–2 4–1 3–1 0–1 0–1 2–2 2–0 3–0
Temuco 3–1 1–1 4–2 5–0 3–3 1–3 0–0
U. Católica 3–3 7–0 3–1 5–0 2–2 2–3 2–1
U. Chile 4–2 0–3 3–2 2–1 2–0 1–1 2–0
U. Española 3–2 3–2 2–3 4–1 1–1 3–1 0–2
S. Wanderers 2–1 0–3 3–1 1–1 3–2 1–1 3–3 4–1
Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

StandingsEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Santiago Wanderers 15 7 4 4 24 20 +4 25 Advanced to the Playoffs
2 Huachipato 15 4 4 7 24 31 −7 16
3 Santiago Morning 15 4 3 8 23 25 −2 15
4 Cobresal 15 3 3 9 19 36 −17 12

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Universidad Católica 15 8 5 2 40 22 +18 29 Advanced to the Playoffs
2 Palestino 15 6 8 1 29 21 +8 26
3 Deportes Temuco 15 6 5 4 33 27 +6 23
4 Audax Italiano 15 6 3 6 18 21 −3 21

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Universidad de Chile 15 7 4 4 28 23 +5 25 Advanced to the Playoffs
2 Rangers 15 6 6 3 21 15 +6 24
3 Cobreloa 15 5 4 6 28 27 +1 19
4 Deportes Concepción 15 4 2 9 18 28 −10 14

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Colo-Colo 15 9 3 3 29 16 +13 30 Advanced to the Playoffs
2 Unión San Felipe 15 5 3 7 21 24 −3 18
3 Coquimbo Unido 15 5 3 7 17 26 −9 18
4 Unión Española 15 4 2 9 17 27 −10 14

Playoff stageEdit

First Round
Teams Scores Tie-breakers
Team #1 Points Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg GG Pen.
Huachipato 3:3 Universidad Católica 1–0 0–3 (aet) 0–1
Coquimbo Unido 1:4 Palestino 0–2 0–0
Cobreloa 3:3 Santiago Wanderers 2–1 1–3 (aet) 0–0 4–3
Santiago Morning 0:6 Colo-Colo 0–4 2–6
Unión San Felipe 3:3 Universidad de Chile 2–1 1–6 (aet) 0–1
Deportes Temuco 3:3 Rangers 1–2 2–2 (aet) 0–1
Quarterfinals
Teams Scores Tie-breakers
Team #1 Points Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg AG Pen.
Rangers 2:2 Palestino 0–0 1–1 1:0
Deportes Temuco 1:4 Universidad Católica 0–1 2–2
Cobreloa 1:4 Colo-Colo 2–5 2–2
Santiago Wanderers 1:4 Universidad de Chile 3–3 1–2
Semifinals
Teams Scores Tie-breakers
Team #1 Points Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg AG Pen.
Universidad de Chile 1:4 Universidad Católica 3–3 1–2
Rangers 4:1 Colo-Colo 2–1 2–2

FinalsEdit

Rangers1–1Universidad Católica
Risso   90' Pérez   57'
Attendance: 13,000
Referee: Guido Aros

Universidad Católica4–0Rangers
Norambuena   45'46'
Pérez   62'
Mirosevic   73'


 Campeonato Nacional
2002 Apertura Champions 
Universidad Católica
8th title

Top goalscorersEdit

Pos Player Team Goals
1   Sebastián González Colo-Colo 18
2   Arturo Norambuena Universidad Católica 14
  Luis Ignacio Quinteros Colo-Colo 14
4   Luis Rueda Universidad de Chile 12
  Juan Quiroga Deportes Temuco 12

Pre-Copa Sudamericana 2002 TournamentEdit

First roundEdit

Played on August 14 & 15, 2002

Home team Score Away team
Cobreloa 3–0 Cobresal
Audax Italiano 0–1 Santiago Morning
Unión San Felipe 5–0 Deportes Temuco
Santiago Wanderers 2–1 Palestino
Universidad Católica 4–2 Unión Española
Colo-Colo 1–2 Coquimbo Unido
Rangers 3–2 Huachipato
Deportes Concepción 2–2 (5-4p) Universidad de Chile

Second roundEdit

Played on August 20, 2002

Home team Score Away team
Cobreloa 3–0 aet Rangers
Coquimbo Unido 2–0 Santiago Morning
Universidad Católica 1–0 Unión San Felipe
Deportes Concepción 0–1 Santiago Wanderers

Final roundEdit

28 August 2002 Coquimbo Unido 1 – 4 (a.e.t.) Santiago Wanderers Estadio Francisco Sánchez, Coquimbo
Olivares   2'   80' Sanhueza
  103',   116' Fernández
  110' Riveros
Attendance: 2,336
Referee: B. Arenas
28 August 2002 Universidad Católica 2 – 3 Cobreloa San Carlos de Apoquindo, Santiago
Gabrich   9',   89'   48' Fuentes
  71' Madrid
  88' Dinamarca
Attendance: 5,893
Referee: G. Aros

Santiago Wanderers & Cobreloa qualified to 2002 Copa Sudamericana

External linksEdit