CONCACAF Champions League
FIFA Region
CONCACAF
Season
2020
Location
North/Central America/Carib
Abbreviation
CNCFCL

Summary

The 2020 CONCACAF Champions League is the premier club football tournament in CONCACAF (North America, Central America, and the Caribbean). The 2020 winner will play in the 2020 FIFA Club World Cup.

The 2020 CONCACAF CL Berths table displays the football associations (F/As) and the number of berths they received in the 2020 CONCACAF Champions League. Honduras received an additional berth when CD Olimpia won the 2019 CONCACAF League.

Monterrey won the 2019 CONCACAF Champions League.

For the Round of 16, Quarterfinals, and Semifinals, upon the completion of regular+added time, if teams remained tied (after applying aggregate and "away goals" rule, teams go straight to penalty kicks.

Los Angeles FC and Cruz Azul were unable to play the 1st leg of their quarterfinal match before all play was shut down because of COVID-19. When CNCFCL resumed, all remaining play moved to Exploria Stadium (Orlando, FL) and teams completed the 2nd leg of their quarterfinal pairings. The Semifinals and Final format was changed to "Knockout."

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2020 CONCACAF CL Berths
F/A Teams
North America (9 teams)
Canada 1
Mexico 4
United States 4
Central America (6 teams)
Costa Rica 2
El Salvador 1
Guatemala 1
Honduras 2
Caribbean (1 team)
Jamaica 1

Competition Structure

Stage# TeamsNew Teams Entering This RoundTeams From Previous RoundFormat
Round of 1616
  • Canada: 2019 Canadian Championship champion
  • Costa Rica: 2019 CONCACAF League champion and best ranked losing quaterfinalist
  • El Salvador: 2019 CONCACAF League worst ranked losing semifinalist
  • Guatemala: 2019 CONCACAF League 2nd best ranked losing quarterfinalist
  • Honduras: 2019 CONCACAF League runners-up and better ranked losing semifinalist
  • Jamaica: 2019 Caribbean Club Championships champion
  • Mexico: 1st and 2nd place 2018-2019 MEX1 Apertura teams, 1st and 2nd place 2018-2019 MEX1 Clausura teams
  • United States: 2019 USA1 champion, 2019 USA1 Supporters' Shield champion, 2019 USA1 Eastern Conference champion
 8 sets of Home/Away matches, highest aggregate goals advances
Quarterfinals8None8 winners from Round of 164 sets of Home/Away matches, highest aggregate goals advances
Semifinals4None4 winners from Quarterfinals2 sets of Home/Away matches, highest aggregate goals advances
Finals2None2 winners from SemifinalsHome/Away matches, highest aggregate goals advances

Finals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Tue - 22 Dec 2020
 UANL Tigres (MEX1) 21 Los Angeles FC (USA1)Exploria Stadium

Semifinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Sat - 19 Dec 2020
 UANL Tigres (MEX1) 30 CD Olimpia (HON1)Exploria Stadium
 Los Angeles FC (USA1) 31 América (MEX1)Exploria Stadium

Quarterfinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateMontreal Impact (USA1) 22 CD Olimpia (HON1) 
10.03.20Montreal Impact (USA1) 12 CD Olimpia (HON1)Stade Saputo
15.12.20CD Olimpia (HON1) 01 Montreal Impact (USA1)Exploria Stadium
 CD Olimpia advances w/more away goals (2-1) 
AggregateNew York City (USA1) 05 UANL Tigres (MEX1) 
11.03.20New York City (USA1) 01 UANL Tigres (MEX1)Yankee Stadium
15.12.20UANL Tigres (MEX1) 40 New York City (USA1)Exploria Stadium
AggregateAmérica (MEX1) 31 Atlanta United (USA1) 
11.03.20América (MEX1) 30 Atlanta United (USA1)Estadio Azteca
16.12.20Atlanta United (USA1) 10 América (MEX1)Exploria Stadium
AggregateLos Angeles FC (USA1) 21 Cruz Azul (MEX1) 
16.12.20Los Angeles FC (USA1) 21 Cruz Azul (MEX1)Exploria Stadium

Round of 16

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregatePortmore United FC (JAM1) 16 Cruz Azul (MEX1) 
18.02.20Portmore United FC (JAM1) 12 Cruz Azul (MEX1)Ferdi Neita Sports Complex
25.02.20Cruz Azul (MEX1) 40 Portmore United FC (JAM1)Estadio Azteca
AggregateClub León (MEX1) 23 Los Angeles FC (USA1) 
18.02.20Club León (MEX1) 20 Los Angeles FC (USA1)Estadio León
27.02.20Los Angeles FC (USA1) 30 Club León (MEX1)Banc of California Stadium
AggregateCD Motagua (HON1) 14 Atlanta United (USA1) 
18.02.20CD Motagua (HON1) 11 Atlanta United (USA1)Estadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
25.02.20Atlanta United (USA1) 30 CD Motagua (HON1)Mercedes-Benz Stadium
AggregateAlianza FC (PAN1) 45 UANL Tigres (MEX1) 
19.02.20Alianza FC (PAN1) 21 UANL Tigres (MEX1)Estadio Cuscatlán
26.02.20UANL Tigres (MEX1) 42 Alianza FC (PAN1)Estadio Universitario (San Nicolás)
AggregateDeportivo Saprissa (CRC1) 22 Montreal Impact (USA1) 
19.02.20Deportivo Saprissa (CRC1) 22 Montreal Impact (USA1)Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Aymá
26.02.20Montreal Impact (USA1) 00 Deportivo Saprissa (CRC1)Stade Saputo
 Montreal Impact advances w/more away goals (2-0) 
AggregateCSD Comunicaciones (GUA1) 22 América (MEX1) 
19.02.20CSD Comunicaciones (GUA1) 11 América (MEX1)Estadio Cementos Progreso
26.02.20América (MEX1) 11 CSD Comunicaciones (GUA1)Estadio Azteca
 América advances on PKs (5-3) 
AggregateAD San Carlos (CRC1) 36 New York City (USA1) 
20.02.20AD San Carlos (CRC1) 35 New York City (USA1)Estadio Carlos Ugalde Álvarez
26.02.20New York City (USA1) 10 AD San Carlos (CRC1)Yankee Stadium
AggregateCD Olimpia (HON1) 44 Seattle Sounders (USA1) 
20.02.20CD Olimpia (HON1) 22 Seattle Sounders (USA1)Estadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
27.02.20Seattle Sounders (USA1) 22 CD Olimpia (HON1)Centurylink Field
 CD Olimpia advances on PKs (4-2)