2019–20 Campeonato Nacional Feminino

The 2019–20 Campeonato Nacional Feminino (also known as Liga BPI for sponsorship reasons) is the 35th edition of Campeonato Nacional Feminino.

Campeonato Nacional Feminino
Season2019–20
Dates15 September 2019 – 08 April 2020
Champions LeagueBenfica
Matches played89
Goals scored420 (4.72 per match)
Top goalscorerCloé Lacasse
(23 goals)
Biggest home winBenfica 24–0 A-dos-Francos
(15 September 2019)
Biggest away winA-dos-Francos 0–17 Sporting CP
(22 September 2019)
Highest scoringBenfica 24–0 A-dos-Francos
(15 September 2019)
All statistics correct as of 12 October 2019.

On 8 April 2020 the Portuguese Football Federation cancelled all non-professional competitions in the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Portugal. No titles were awarded, and no teams will be promoted or relegated.[1] Benfica was later appointed to the UEFA Champions League qualifying round as table leaders at the time of interruption.[2]

On 19 October 2019 Benfica hosted the first official female Derby de Lisboa on Estádio da Luz against Sporting CP. The game ended 3–0 for the home team and established a new attendance record of 12,812 people on a women's football match in Portugal.[3]

TeamsEdit

Location of teams in 2019–20 Campeonato Nacional Feminino (Mainland)
Location of teams in 2019–20 Campeonato Nacional Feminino (Madeira)

Twelve teams compete in the league – ten teams from the 2018–19 Campeonato Nacional, as well as two teams promoted from the Campeonato de Promoção.

The team changes were the following:[4]

Stadia and locationsEdit

Team Location Stadium Capacity
A-dos-Francos Caldas da Rainha Campo Municipal Quinta Boneca 2,000
Atlético Ouriense Ourém Campo da Caridade 260
Benfica Alcântara Estádio da Tapadinha 4,000
Braga Braga Estádio 1º de Maio 28,000
Cadima Cantanhede Complexo Desportivo de Cantanhede 2,000
Clube de Albergaria Albergaria-a-Velha Estádio Municipal António Augusto Martins Pereira 1,500
Estoril Estoril Centro de Treino e Formação Desportiva 0
Futebol Benfica Lisbon Estádio Francisco Lázaro 1,500
Marítimo Funchal Campo Complexo Desportivo C.F. Andorinha 500
Ovarense Ovar Estádio Marques Silva 3,200
Sporting CP Alcochete CGD Stadium Aurélio Pereira 1,128
Valadares Gaia Vila Nova de Gaia Complexo Desportivo Valadares 750

Season SummaryEdit

League TableEdit

Season abandoned after 15 match days.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Benfica 15 14 0 1 101 4 +97 42[a] Qualification for UEFA Champions League qualifying round[b]
2 Sporting CP 15 14 0 1 69 10 +59 42[a]
3 Braga 15 11 1 3 61 10 +51 34
4 Estoril 15 8 1 6 26 27 −1 25
5 Futebol Benfica 15 8 0 7 31 29 +2 24
6 Marítimo 14 7 0 7 22 28 −6 21
7 Valadares Gaia 15 6 1 8 24 40 −16 19
8 Atlético Ouriense 15 5 3 7 27 27 0 18
9 Clube de Albergaria 15 5 2 8 24 25 −1 17
10 Ovarense 14 2 3 9 15 40 −25 9
11 Cadima 15 1 3 11 12 54 −42 6 Relegation to Campeonato Nacional II Divisão[c]
12 A-dos-Francos 15 1 0 14 8 126 −118 3
Source: FPF, zerozero.pt
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Goal difference; 5) Matches won; 6) Goals scored; 7) Play-off.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Head-to-head away goals: Benfica 2, Sporting 0
  2. ^ Benfica was awarded the UEFA Champions League qualifying round as table leaders at the time of interruption, despite not receiving champions title.[2]
  3. ^ Due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Portugal, no teams were relegated.


Positions by roundEdit

The table lists the positions of teams after each week of matches. In order to preserve chronological evolvements, any postponed matches are not included to the round at which they were originally scheduled, but added to the full round they were played immediately afterwards.

Team ╲ Round123456789101112131415
A-dos-Francos121212121212121212121212121212
Atlético Ouriense443545644557688
Benfica111111111111111
Braga765433333333333
Cadima109109910111111111111111111
Clube de Albergaria1057877777999999
Estoril48910109898764454
Futebol Benfica23465446544554
Marítimo710878898987676
Ovarense71111111111101010101010101010
Sporting CP422222222222222
Valadares Gaia276366556688877
Leader and UEFA Champions League qualifying round
Relegation to Campeonato Nacional II Divisão
Source: Liga BPI (in Portuguese)

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ADF OUR BEN BRA CAD ALB EST CFB MAR OVA SCP VAL
A-dos-Francos 1–10 0–14 2–6 1–11 1–2 1–2 0–17
Atlético Ouriense 0–4 3–3 0–3 1–1 1–2 1–2 2–0 0–2
Benfica 24–0 4–0 10–0 4–0 5–0 6–0 3–0
Braga 9–0 0–2 8–0 2–0 4–0 5–1 2–4 7–0
Cadima 0–1 0–0 0–7 0–2 1–2 0–8 0–3
Clube de Albergaria 2–1 0–3 0–0 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–2 1–3
Estoril 9–0 0–7 3–0 1–0 2–0 2–1 0–4 4–2
Futebol Benfica 7–0 1–2 1–2 0–6 3–0 1–3 3–1 4–0
Marítimo 6–2 0–1 0–5 0–2 2–0 3–0
Ovarense 0–7 1–1 0–1 3–4 2–3 0–3 2–2
Sporting CP 5–0 3–2 2–1 5–0 4–0 6–1 4–0
Valadares Gaia 4–0 2–5 0–6 3–2 2–1 2–0 0–2 1–2
Source: FPF
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

StatisticsEdit

Top scorersEdit

Rank Player Team Goals[5]
1   Cloé Lacasse Benfica 23
2   Darlene 20
3   Raquel Fernandes Sporting CP 15
4   Nycole Raysla Benfica 13
5   Hannah Wilkinson Sporting CP 12
6   Carolina Mendes 10
7   Érica Costa Marítimo 9
  Francisca Cardoso Braga
  Carlota Cristo Valadares Gaia
10 3 players Various 8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Comunicado FPF". FPF (in European Portuguese). Retrieved 2020-07-29.
  2. ^ a b Lusa, Agência. "FPF indica Benfica na 'Champions' feminina e Sporting e 'águias' no futsal". Observador (in European Portuguese). Retrieved 2020-07-29.
  3. ^ Fernandes, Mariana. "Benfica vence Sporting na Luz e sai a ganhar no primeiro dérbi oficial de futebol feminino". Observador (in European Portuguese). Retrieved 2019-10-20.
  4. ^ "Feminino| Benfica e Cadima ocupam vagas deixadas por Vilaverdense e Boavista na Liga BPI :: zerozero.pt". www.zerozero.pt (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2020-07-29.
  5. ^ "Melhor Marcador :: Campeonato Nacional Feminino BPI 2019/2020 :: zerozero.pt". www.zerozero.pt (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2020-08-04.

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