2013–14 Costa Rican Primera División season

The 2013–14 Primera División season (known as the Campeonato JPS 2013–14 for sponsorship reasons) is the 95th of Costa Rica's top-flight professional football league. The season was divided into two championships: the Invierno and the Verano. Universidad de Costa Rica is the newly promoted member.

Primera División
Season2013–14
Champions2013 Invierno:
Alajuelense (29th title)
2014 Verano:
Saprissa (30th title)
Champions LeagueAlajuelense
Saprissa
Herediano
Matches played132
Goals scored364 (2.76 per match)
Top goalscorerCosta Rica Cristian Lagos (13 goals)
Biggest home winSaprissa 5–1 Limón
Biggest away winPérez Zeledón 0–4 Alajuelense
Highest scoringSaprissa 4–4 Alajuelense
(22 September 2013)
Longest unbeaten runSaprissa (11 games)
Highest attendance32,631
Alajuelense 3–0 Saprissa
(10 November 2013)
All statistics correct as of 24 November 2013.

The Invierno season was dedicated to Guillermo Vargas Roldán.

Campeonato de InviernoEdit

The tournament began on 11 August 2013 and will end on 22 December 2013.

First StageEdit

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Herediano 22 15 4 3 49 23 +26 49 Advances to the Semifinals
2 Alajuelense 22 15 2 5 38 18 +20 47
3 Saprissa 22 12 6 4 38 25 +13 42
4 Cartaginés 22 7 11 4 24 23 +1 32
5 Santos 22 7 6 9 32 32 0 27
6 Universidad de Costa Rica 22 6 9 7 25 26 −1 27
7 Carmelita 22 6 8 8 29 33 −4 26
8 Puntarenas 22 6 7 9 21 29 −8 25
9 Pérez Zeledón 22 6 5 11 32 43 −11 23
10 Uruguay 22 4 9 9 23 30 −7 21
11 Limón 22 5 5 12 23 39 −16 20
12 Belén 22 3 8 11 23 36 −13 17
Updated to match(es) played on 24 November 2013. Source: Soccerway
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ALA BEL CRM CAR HER LIM PEZ PUN SAN SAP UCR URU
Alajuelense 1–0 1–2 4–0 1–0 2–0 3–1 0–1 2–1 3–0 2–0 2–1
Belén 1–2 1–3 2–2 1–4 0–2 2–2 3–0 2–1 1–1 0–1 2–2
Carmelita 1–0 1–1 0–1 2–2 2–3 2–0 2–3 1–2 2–1 0–0 1–1
Cartaginés 0–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 2–2 0–0 0–0 2–2
Herediano 2–0 1–0 2–1 2–0 4–1 3–1 5–2 3–2 3–0 4–1 1–1
Limón 2–2 1–0 1–2 0–0 1–2 3–1 0–1 1–1 1–2 1–2 2–1
Pérez Zeledón 0–4 2–2 3–2 1–2 2–3 3–1 2–1 3–2 0–1 2–2 1–1
Puntarenas 2–1 3–1 1–1 0–1 1–2 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 1–1 1–2
Santos 0–1 2–2 4–0 2–1 3–2 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–2 1–1 0–3
Saprissa 4–4 2–0 3–1 1–1 1–0 5–1 4–2 2–1 2–0 3–1 4–1
Universidad de Costa Rica 0–1 1–1 0–0 1–2 1–1 4–1 1–2 3–0 1–3 0–0 2–1
Uruguay 0–1 0–1 2–2 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–2 1–0 0–0 2–0 0–2
Updated to match(es) played on 24 November 2013. Source: Soccerway
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Second stageEdit

Semifinals Finals
          
1 Herediano 2 3 5
4 Cartaginés 0 0 0
1 Herediano 0 0 0 (3)
2 Alajuelense 0 0 0 (5)
2 Alajuelense 0 1 1
3 Saprissa 1 0 1

SemifinalsEdit

First legsEdit

Saprissa1–0Alajuelense
Vega   64' Report Guevara   55'
Attendance: 15,110
Referee: Hugo Cruz

Cartaginés0–2Herediano
Report Arias   56' (pen.)
Núñez   63'
Attendance: 5,696
Referee: Henry Bejarano

Second legsEdit

Herediano3–0Cartaginés
Cubero   12'
Granados   19'
Leandrinho   54'
Report
Attendance: 6,459
Referee: Jeffrey Solis

Alajuelense1–0Saprissa
P. López   25' Report

FinalsEdit

First legEdit

Alajuelense0 – 0Herediano
Report

Second legEdit

Campeonato de VeranoEdit

The tournament began on 11 January 2014.

First StageEdit

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Saprissa (A) 22 13 7 2 43 18 +25 46 Advances to the Semifinals
2 Alajuelense (A) 22 12 6 4 40 21 +19 42
3 Herediano (A) 22 12 5 5 41 23 +18 41
4 Universidad de Costa Rica (A) 22 11 2 9 31 32 −1 35
5 Carmelita 22 9 4 9 30 27 +3 31
6 Belén 22 8 5 9 27 36 −9 29
7 Uruguay 22 8 4 10 27 31 −4 28
8 Limón 22 6 7 9 26 31 −5 25
9 Cartaginés 22 5 9 8 21 29 −8 24
10 Pérez Zeledón 22 5 8 9 28 36 −8 23
11 Santos 22 4 7 11 23 37 −14 19
12 Puntarenas 22 3 8 11 24 40 −16 17
Updated to match(es) played on 23 April 2014. Source: Soccerway
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Advance to a further round

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ALA BEL CRM CAR HER LIM PEZ PUN SAN SAP UCR URU
Alajuelense 1–0 1–0 1–1 5–2 3–0 1–1 3–0 3–1 0–0 5–2 3–0
Belén 1–3 2–1 2–2 1–4 3–2 1–1 2–0 1–1 1–2 1–2 2–2
Carmelita 1–2 0–2 1–1 2–0 4–2 3–1 2–0 1–0 2–2 2–1 2–1
Cartaginés 0–0 1–2 2–1 0–0 1–1 2–2 0–1 2–0 1–0 0–1 2–0
Herediano 1–0 0–1 3–1 3–0 2–0 0–0 3–1 4–2 2–2 5–0 2–1
Limón 4–2 3–0 3–2 1–3 0–2 1–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 1–1 3–0
Pérez Zeledón 2–2 2–2 1–2 2–2 1–3 2–0 4–2 3–1 0–1 2–1 1–1
Puntarenas 1–1 0–2 1–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 4–0 2–2 1–1 2–3 0–2
Santos 0–2 0–1 0–0 3–0 1–0 1–0 3–0 3–3 2–4 0–3 1–1
Saprissa 3–1 4–0 1–0 3–0 1–1 1–1 1–2 2–1 4–0 1–0 2–0
Universidad de Costa Rica 0–1 2–0 0–2 1–1 2–0 0–1 2–1 4–1 2–1 0–3 2–1
Uruguay 1–0 3–0 1–0 2–0 1–3 2–1 1–0 3–0 1–1 2–4 1–2
Updated to match(es) played on 19 April 2014. Source: Soccerway
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Second stageEdit

Semifinals Finals
          
1 Saprissa 2 2 4
4 Universidad de Costa Rica 2 0 2
1 Saprissa 0 1 1
2 Alajuelense 0 0 0
2 Alajuelense 1 3 4
3 Herediano 1 1 2

SemifinalsEdit

First legsEdit

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Second legsEdit

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FinalsEdit

First legEdit

Second legEdit

ReferencesEdit