2013–14 Liga Panameña de Fútbol season

The 2013–14 Liga Panameña de Fútbol season was the 25th season of top-flight football in Panama. The season began on 20 July 2013 and was scheduled to end in May 2014. Ten teams competed throughout the entire season.

Liga Panameña de Fútbol
Season2013–14
ChampionsApertura: Tauro
Clausura: Chorrillo F.C.
RelegatedTBD
Champions LeagueTauro
Chorrillo F.C.

TeamsEdit

Atlético Chiriquí finished in 10th place in the overall table last season and were relegated to the Liga Nacional de Ascenso. Taking their place for this season are the overall champions of last season's Liga Nacional de Ascenso Independiente F.C.

Club Home city Stadium
Alianza Panama City Cancha de Entrenamiento Luis Tapia
Árabe Unido Colón Cancha de Entrenamiento Luis Tapia (in Panama City)
Chepo Chepo Cancha de Entrenamiento Luis Tapia (in Panama City)
Chorrillo Panama City Estadio Javier Cruz
Independiente F.C. La Chorrera Estadio Agustín Sánchez
Plaza Amador Panama City Estadio Javier Cruz
Rio Abajo Panama City Cancha de Entrenamiento Luis Tapia
San Francisco La Chorrera Estadio Agustín Sánchez
Sporting San Miguelito San Miguelito Cancha de Entrenamiento Luis Tapia
Tauro Panama City Cancha de Entrenamiento Luis Tapia

2013 AperturaEdit

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Tauro 18 12 2 4 24 12 +12 38 Qualified to the Final Round
2 Plaza Amador 18 10 3 5 20 14 +6 33
3 San Francisco 18 9 4 5 20 12 +8 31
4 Independiente 18 8 4 6 24 19 +5 28
5 Chepo 18 8 4 6 19 17 +2 28
6 Chorrillo 18 6 7 5 17 19 −2 25
7 Árabe Unido 18 6 5 7 17 16 +1 23
8 Sporting San Miguelito 18 6 2 10 22 26 −4 20
9 Alianza 18 4 4 10 11 20 −9 16
10 Rio Abajo 18 2 3 13 9 28 −19 9
Updated to match(es) played on 11 November 2013. Source: Soccerway
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ALI DÁU CHE CHO IND PA RA SF SSM TAU
Alianza 2–0 0–1 1–1 1–3 0–1 0–2 2–1 1–0 0–2
Árabe Unido 0–0 1–0 1–1 0–2 0–1 1–0 1–1 2–0 0–2
Chepo 1–0 0–0 1–2 2–1 0–0 2–0 1–0 2–4 2–1
Chorrillo 0–0 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 3–1 0–2 0–3 1–2
Independiente 2–1 2–1 1–2 0–0 0–1 2–0 0–2 3–1 2–1
Plaza Amador 0–1 2–0 1–2 1–2 2–1 1–0 1–0 3–2 0–1
Rio Abajo 1–0 0–4 1–1 0–1 1–1 0–2 0–1 0–2 1–2
San Francisco 1–0 1–0 2–1 0–1 1–1 1–1 2–1 3–0 0–1
Sporting San Miguelito 3–1 0–3 1–0 2–0 1–2 1–2 1–1 1–1 0–1
Tauro 1–1 1–2 1–1 2–1 1–0 2–0 2–0 0–1 1–0
Updated to match(es) played on 1 November 2013. Source: Soccerway
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

SemifinalsEdit

First legEdit

San Francisco1 – 1Plaza Amador
Eduardo Jiménez   90' Report Josueth Holder   13'

Independiente0 – 1Tauro
Report Israel Sanjur   90+1'

Second legEdit

Plaza Amador1 – 3 (a.e.t.)San Francisco
Yamir Vergara   79' (pen.) Report José Luis Garcés   29'
Eduardo Jimenez   98'
Roberto Brown   108'

Tauro3 – 2 (a.e.t.)Independiente
Israel Sanjur   62'
Miguel Castillo   102'
Marcos Sánchez   117'
Report Hector Peñaloza   39'   67'

FinalEdit

San Francisco0 – 1Tauro FC
Report Israel Sanjur   27'
 Apertura 2013 Champions 
Tauro FC
12th title

List of foreign players in the leagueEdit

This is a list of foreign players in Apertura 2013. The following players:

  1. have played at least one apertura game for the respective club.
  2. have not been capped for the Panama national football team on any level, independently from the birthplace

2014 ClausuraEdit

Team informationEdit

Last updated: June 28, 2013

Personnel and sponsoring (2014 Clausura)Edit

Team Chairman Head Coach Kitmaker Shirt sponsor
Alianza   TBD   Carlos Pérez Porras TBD TBD
Árabe Unido   TBA   Jair Palacios TBD TBD
Chepo   TBD   Felipe Fuentes TBD TBD
Chorrillo     Julio Medina III TBD TBD
Independiente     Franklin Narváez TBD TBD
Plaza Amador   TBD     Mike Stump TBD TBD
Rio Abajo     Richard Parra TBD TBD
San Francisco   Julio Quijano     Gary Stempel TBD TBD
Sporting San Miguelito   TBD   José Anthony “ Chalate” Torres TBD TBD
Tauro   TBD   Rolando Palma TBD TBD

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Árabe Unido (A) 18 9 7 2 27 12 +15 34 Qualified to the Semifinals
2 Chorrillo (A) 18 8 7 3 28 16 +12 31
3 Plaza Amador (A) 18 7 9 2 13 9 +4 30
4 Rio Abajo (A) 18 6 8 4 20 16 +4 26
5 San Francisco 18 7 4 7 18 15 +3 25
6 Sporting San Miguelito 18 6 6 6 20 26 −6 24
7 Alianza 18 6 4 8 18 23 −5 22
8 Tauro 18 5 6 7 16 17 −1 21
9 Chepo 18 3 5 10 17 24 −7 14
10 Independiente 18 3 4 11 13 32 −19 13
Updated to match(es) played on 27 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 ALI DÁU CHE CHO IND PA RA SF SSM TAU
Alianza 2–4 1–0 0–3 1–0 0–1 2–2 2–1 1–1 0–1
Árabe Unido 1–1 1–0 2–3 4–0 0–0 1–2 1–0 2–1 0–0
Chepo 2–0 1–1 2–2 3–1 0–0 1–1 1–2 0–1 0–2
Chorrillo 1–3 0–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–3 0–1 3–0 2–1
Independiente 0–2 0–5 3–1 1–3 0–1 0–0 0–1 0–1 2–1
Plaza Amador 1–0 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 0–0 0–0
Rio Abajo 0–1 0–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 2–0 0–1 0–1 1–1
San Francisco 2–0 0–1 3–0 0–0 0–1 1–1 2–2 1–2 1–1
Sporting San Miguelito 2–2 1–2 1–4 0–3 2–2 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–2
Tauro 1–0 0–1 1–1 0–3 3–0 0–1 0–1 0–1 2–2
Updated to match(es) played on 27 April 2014. Source: Soccerway
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

SemifinalsEdit

First legEdit

Rio Abajo3 – 0Árabe Unido
Basile   36' (pen.)
Rodríguez   84', 90+4'
Report

Plaza Amador1 – 0Chorrillo
Stephens   90+2' Report
Referee: Ameth Sánchez

Second legEdit

Árabe Unido0 – 1Rio Abajo
Report Basile   60'
Referee: Ameth Sánchez

Chorrillo1 – 0Plaza Amador
Moreno   67' Report
Penalties
5 – 4

FinalEdit

 Clausura 2014 Champions 
Chorrillo
2nd title

List of foreign players in the leagueEdit

This is a list of foreign players in Clausura 2014. The following players:

  1. have played at least one apertura game for the respective club.
  2. have not been capped for the Panama national football team on any level, independently from the birthplace [1].

External linksEdit