2010–11 Primera División de Nicaragua

The 2010–11 season in Primera División de Nicaragua will be divided into two tournaments (Apertura and Clausura) and will determine the 57th and 58th champions in the history of the league. The season will begin on July 25 and end on December 12. It will also provide the sole berth for the 2011–12 CONCACAF Champions League.

Primera División
Season2010–11
ChampionsApertura: Walter Ferretti
Clausura: Real Estelí
RelegatedXilotepelt & América Managua
2011–12 CONCACAF Champions LeagueReal Estelí
Goals scored37 goals
Top goalscorerApertura: Honduras Herbert Cabrera (15 goals)
Clausura: Honduras Erick Sierra (10 goals)
Biggest home winOcotal 4–5
Diriangén
(March 30, 2011)
Biggest away winAmérica Managua 1–5 Diriangén
(March 13, 2011)
Highest scoringAmérica Managua 7–1
Real Madriz
(April 3, 2011)

Promotion and RelegationEdit

Promoted from Segunda División de Fútbol Nicaragua.

Relegated to Segunda División de Fútbol Nicaragua.

2010–11 teamsEdit

Team Home city Stadium Capacity
Diriangén Diriamba Estadio Cacique Diriangén 7,500
Real Estelí Estelí Estadio Independencia 4,800
América Managua Managua Estadio Olímpico del IND Managua 9,000
Ocotal Ocotal Estadio Roy Fernandez 3,000
Walter Ferretti Managua Estadio Olímpico del IND Managua 9,000
Xilotepelt Jinotepe Estadio Pedro Selva 12,000
Real Madriz Somoto Estadio Municipal de Somoto 3,000
Managua F.C. Managua Estadio Olímpico del IND Managua 9,000

Personnel and sponsoring (2010 Apertura)Edit

Team Chairman Head Coach Kitmaker Shirt sponsor
América Managua   Eliécer Trillo   Martín Mena
Diriangén   Tulio López   Edgard Sosa Movistar
Managua F.C.   Napoleón Zeledón   Mario Alfaro Managua F.C.
Ocotal   Oscar Mendoza   Vidal Alonso Marlon Anthony
Real Estelí   Fidel Moreno   Ramón Otoniel Olivas Movistar Bimbo yahoo
Real Madriz   Adolfo Marenco   Sindulio Adolfo Castellanos Roylan Moylan
Walter Ferretti   Carlos Palacios   José Valladares Movistar Policia
Xilotepelt   Wilber López     Abel Núñez U de M

Managerial ChangesEdit

Before the start of the seasonEdit

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Replaced by Date of appointment Position in table
Ocotal   Leonidas Rodriguez Resigned TBA   Eduardo Vidal Alonso August 13, 2010 7
Managua F.C.   Néstor Holwegger Resigned TBA   Mario Alfaro TBA 3

During the regular seasonEdit

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Replaced by Date of appointment Position in table
Xilotepelt   Abel Núñez Sacked September 1, 2010   Néstor Holwegger September 1, 2010 TBA
Ocotal   Eduardo Vidal Alonso Resigned August 28, 2010   Randall Moreno August 28, 2010 TBA
Xilotepelt   Néstor Holwegger Resigned October 13, 2010   Emilio Palacios October 13, 2010 TBA
Diriangén   Edgardo Sosa Sacked October 13, 2010   Rolando Méndez October 13, 2010 TBA

AperturaEdit

Regular seasonEdit

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Deportivo Walter Ferretti 14 8 3 3 26 18 +8 27 Qualification for Final round
2 Diriangén F.C. 14 8 2 4 29 17 +12 26
3 Managua F.C. 14 8 2 4 22 15 +7 26
4 Real Madriz 14 6 4 4 16 19 −3 22
5 Real Esteli 14 6 3 5 13 11 +2 21
6 Xilotepelt 14 3 4 7 17 22 −5 13
7 Deportivo Ocotal 14 3 4 7 17 23 −6 13
8 América Managua 14 1 4 9 9 24 −15 7

Finals roundEdit

Semi Finals GroupEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts DIR WFE MAN RMD
1 Diriangén 6 5 1 0 9 1 +8 16 1–0 0–0 2–0
2 Walter Ferretti 6 3 1 2 9 3 +6 10 0–1 1–1 4–0
3 Managua 6 2 2 2 7 5 +2 8 1–2 0–1 5–0
4 Real Madriz 6 0 0 6 0 18 −18 0 0–3 0–3 0–1
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Walter Ferreti1–1Managua FC
Marlon Mancía   62'   Clayton Da Cunha   42' (pen.)
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Diriangén2–0Real Madriz
Remy Vanegas   14'
Darwin Ramírez   30'
None
Real Madriz0–3Walter Ferreti
None Armando Isamel Reyes   53'
Gonzalo Molina   79'
Ronald Pérez   88'
Estadio Municipal de Somoto, Somoto, Nicaragua
Managua FC1–2Diriangén
  Edwin Herrera   5'   Herbert Cabrera   53'   75'
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Diriangén1–0Walter Ferreti
  Marcos Méndez   90+3' None
Managua FC5–0Real Madriz
  Raúl Leguía   43'   66',   Clayton Da Cunha   10',   Mario Morales   23',   Norfran Lazo   50' None
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Real Madriz0–3Diriangén
None Remy Vanegas   47'   67'
  Herbert Cabrera   85'
Estadio Municipal de Somoto, Somoto, Nicaragua
Managua FC0–1Walter Ferreti
None Michael Jarquín   75'
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Walter Ferreti4–0Real Madriz
  José Luis Rodríguez   19'   44', Ismael Reyes   45' (pen.), José Carballo   53' None
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Diriangén0–0Managua FC
None None
Real Madriz0–1Managua FC
None Edwin Herrera   90'
Estadio Municipal de Somoto, Somoto, Nicaragua
Walter Ferreti0–1Diriangén
None Herbert Cabrera   45'
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua

FinalEdit

First legEdit

Walter Ferretti1–0Diriangén
Juan Barrera   77' [1] None
Olímpico del IND
Managua
Attendance: TBD
Referee: Franklin Jarquín

Second legEdit

Diriangén2–1Walter Ferretti
Marcos Roman   41'
Remi Vanegas   88'
[2] Denis Espinoza   65'
Referee: René Guerrero


 Primera División de Nicaragua
2010 Apertura Champion 
Walter Ferretti
4th title

Top scorers AperturaEdit

Rank Scorer Club Goals
1   Herbert Cabrera Diriangén 15
2   Raúl Leguías Managua F.C. 9
3   Emilio Palacios Xilotepelt 7
  Darwin Ramírez Diriangén 7
  Juan Barrera Walter Ferretti 7
3   Hugo Silva América Managua 6
  Ulises Pavón Diriangén 6
  Jonathan Juárez Real Madriz 6

Updated to games played on December 6, 2010.
Post-season goals are included, unlike other topscorers where only regular season goals count.

ClausuraEdit

Personnel and sponsoring (Clausura 2011)Edit

Team Chairman Head Coach Kitmaker Shirt sponsor
América Managua     Martin Mena
Diriangén   Danilo Abud   Rolando Méndez Movistar
Managua F.C.   Napoleón Zeledón   Mario Alfaro Managua F.C.
Ocotal   Oscar Mendoza   Omar Zambrana Marlon Anthony
Real Estelí   Fidel Moreno   Ramón Otoniel Olivas Movistar Bimbo yahoo
Real Madriz   Adolfo Marenco   Sindulio Adolfo Castellanos Roylan Moylan
Walter Ferretti   Carlos Palacios   José Valladares Movistar Policia
Xilotepelt   Wilber López   Miguel Ángel Palacios U de M, Claro

Regular seasonEdit

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Real Esteli 14 8 4 2 22 11 +11 28 Qualification for Final round
2 Diriangén F.C. 14 7 3 4 23 16 +7 24
3 Deportivo Walter Ferretti 14 7 1 6 18 14 +4 22
4 Deportivo Ocotal 14 6 3 5 24 26 −2 21
5 América Managua 14 6 2 6 24 20 +4 20
6 Managua F.C. 14 5 2 7 17 18 −1 17
7 Xilotepelt 14 3 5 6 18 27 −9 14
8 Real Madriz 14 1 6 7 11 25 −14 9

Finals roundEdit

Semi Finals GroupEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts RES WFE DIR OCO
1 Real Estelí 6 5 0 1 13 2 +11 15 2–0 2–0 5–0
2 Walter Ferretti 6 2 2 2 5 7 −2 8 2–1 3–1 0–0
3 Diriangén 6 1 2 3 4 8 −4 5 0–2 0–0 3–1
4 Ocotal 6 1 2 3 4 9 −5 5 0–1 3–0 0–0
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
Diriangén3–1Deportivo Ocotal
Germán Umaña   39', David Solórzano   45', Marcos Méndez   69' (og.) Erick Sierra   26'
Real Esteli2–0Walter Ferretti
José Antonio Flores   37', Rudell Calero   45' [3] None
Walter Ferreti3–1Diriangén
Medardo Martínez   18', Ronald Pérez   70', Osman Delgado   76' [4] Herbert Cabrera   16'
Estadio Olimpico IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Deportivo Ocotal0–1Real Esteli
None Raúl Leguías   60'
Estadio Glorias del Beisbol, , Nicaragua
Diriangén0–2Real Esteli
None [5] Rudel Calero   28', Franklin López   53'
Walter Ferreti0–0Deportivo Ocotal
None None
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Real Esteli2–0Diriangén
Manuel Rosas   35', Samuel Wilson   85' None
Deportivo Ocotal3–0Walter Ferreti
Marcos Rivera   75'   89', Ricardo Vega   81' None
Estadio Glorias del Beisbol, , Nicaragua
Diriangén0–0Walter Ferreti
None None
Real Esteli5–0Deportivo Ocotal
Félix Rodríguez   13'. Samuel Wilson   35', Eliud Zeledón   37',   55' Wilber Sánchez   77' None
Walter Ferreti2–1Real Esteli
José Luis Rodríguez   50', Ismael Reyes   79' Félix Rodríguez   88'
Estadio Olímpico del IND, Managua, Nicaragua
Deportivo Ocotal0–0Diriangén
None None
Estadio Glorias del Beisbol, , Nicaragua

FinalEdit

First legEdit

Walter Ferreti1-0Real Estelí
Salvador García   51' (og.) [6] None
Estadio Olímpico del IND
Attendance: TBD
Referee: TBA

Second legEdit

Real Estelí3-1Walter Ferreti
Manuel Rosas   10', José Antonio Flores   20', Samuel Wilson   88' [7] Marlon Mancías   68'
Attendance: TBA
Referee: TBA


 Primera División de Nicaragua
2011 Clausura Champion 
Real Estelí
10th title

Top goalscorersEdit

No. Player Team Goals
1   Erick Sierra Deportivo Ocotal 10
2   Rudel Calero Real Estelí F.C. 8
3   Carlos Alonso América Managua 7
4   Herbert Cabrera Diriangén 7
5   Jose Antonio Flores Real Estelí F.C. 7
6   Emilio Palacios Xilotepelt 6
7   Adrián Morales América Managua 6
8   Ricardo Vega Deportivo Ocotal 6
9   Jonathan Juarez Real Madriz 6
10   Samuel Wilson Real Estelí F.C. 6
11   Milton Bustos Xilotepelt 5
12   Remy Vanegas Diriangén 5
13   Ronald Perez Deportivo Walter Ferretti 4
14   Nofran Lazo Managua F.C. 4
15   Ronny Colon América Managua 3
16   Carlos Suazo Xilotepelt 3
17   Clayton Da Cunha Managua F.C. 3
18   German Umana Diriangén 3
19   Byron Sauceda América Managua 3
20   Elvis Figuero Managua F.C. 3

Aggregate tableEdit

Relegation will be determined by the aggregate table of both Apertura and Clausura tournaments.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Diriangén F.C. 28 15 5 8 52 34 +18 50
2 Real Esteli 28 14 7 7 35 22 +13 49 Qualified to the 2011–12 CONCACAF Champions League Preliminary Round
3 Deportivo Walter Ferretti 28 15 4 9 43 32 +11 49
4 Managua F.C. 28 13 4 11 39 33 +6 43
5 Deportivo Ocotal 28 9 7 12 41 49 −8 34
6 Real Madriz 28 7 10 11 27 44 −17 31
7 América Managua 28 7 6 15 33 44 −11 27 Relegation playoffs
8 Xilotepelt (R) 28 6 9 13 35 49 −14 27 Relegation to Nicaraguan Second Level
Source:[citation needed]
(R) Relegated

ReferencesEdit

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