CONCACAF League
FIFA Region
CONCACAF
Season
2021
Location
CONCACAF
Abbreviation
CNCFL

Summary

The 2021 CONCACAF League (CNCFL) is a tournament that determines the 6 CONCACAF teams that advance to the 2021 CONCACAF Champions League (CNCFCL).

LD Alajuelense (CRC1) is the reigning champion.

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2021 CONCACAF League Berths
F/APrelim RoundRound of 16
Caribbean
Martinque1-
Puerto Rico1-
Suriname-1
Central America
Belize1-
Costa Rica12
El Salvador21
Guatemala21
Honduras12
Nicaragua11
Panama12
North America
Canada1-

Competition Structure

Stage# TeamsNew Teams Entering This RoundTeams From Previous RoundFormat
Preliminary Round12Belize (1), Canada (1), Costa Rica (1), El Salvador (2), Guatemala (2), Honduras (1), Martinique (1) Nicaragua (1), Panama (1), Puerto Rico (1)None6 sets of Home/Away matches, highest aggregate goals advances
Round of 1616Costa Rica (2), El Salvador (1), Guatemala (1), Honduras (2), Nicaragua (1), Panama (2), Suriname (1)6 winners from Second Stage8 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
Final2None2 winners from SemifinalsHome/Away matches, highest aggregate goals wins

Round of 16

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateInter Moengo Tapoe (SUR1) 00 CD Olimpia (HON1) 
21.09.21Inter Moengo Tapoe   CD OlimpiaDr Ir Franklin Essed Stadion
28.09.21CD Olimpia   Inter Moengo TapoeEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
AggregateForge FC (CAN1) 00 Independiente (PAN1) 
21.09.21Forge FC   IndependienteTim Hortons Field
28.09.21Independiente   Forge FCEstadio Agustín Sánchez
AggregateDeportivo Guastatoya (GUA1) 00 LD Alajuelense (CRC1) 
21.09.21Deportivo Guastatoya   LD AlajuelenseEstadio Nacional Mateo Flores
28.09.21LD Alajuelense   Deportivo GuastatoyaEstadio Alejandro Morera Soto-Scotiabank
AggregateCSD Comunicaciones (GUA1) 00 Alianza FC (PAN1) 
22.09.21CSD Comunicaciones   Alianza FCEstadio Nacional Mateo Flores
29.09.21Alianza FC   CSD ComunicacionesEstadio Cuscatlán
AggregateCD Marathón (HON1) 00 Real Estelí FC (NCA1) 
22.09.21CD Marathón   Real Estelí FCEstadio Olímpico Metropolitano
29.09.21Real Estelí FC   CD MarathónEstadio Independencia (Estelí)
AggregateSantos de Guápiles FC (CRC1) 00 CD Plaza Amador (PAN1) 
23.09.21Santos de Guápiles FC   CD Plaza AmadorEstadio Nacional de Costa Rica
29.09.21CD Plaza Amador   Santos de Guápiles FC Estadio Nacional Rod Carew
AggregateSanta Lucía (GUA1) 00 Deportivo Saprissa (CRC1) 
23.09.21Santa Lucía   Deportivo SaprissaEstadio Nacional Mateo Flores
30.09.21Deportivo Saprissa   Santa LucíaEstadio Ricardo Saprissa Aymá
AggregateCD Universitario (PAN1) 00 CD Motagua (HON1) 
23.09.21CD Universitario   CD MotaguaEstadio Agustín Sánchez
30.09.21CD Motagua   CD UniversitarioEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino

Preliminary Round

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateSanta Lucía (GUA1) 51 Metropolitan FA (PUR1) 
03.08.21Santa Lucía 30 Metropolitan FAEstadio Nacional Mateo Flores
17.08.21Metropolitan FA 12 Santa LucíaJuan Ramón Loubriel Stadium
AggregateDiriangén FC (NCA1) 13 CD Marathón (HON1) 
03.08.21Diriangén FC 01 CD MarathónEstadio Nacional de Fútbol
18.08.21CD Marathón 21 Diriangén FCEstadio Olímpico Metropolitano
AggregateAS Samaritaine (MTQ1) 03 CD Universitario (PAN1) 
10.08.21CD Universitario 30 AS Samaritaine Estadio Nacional Rod Carew
 CD Universitario wins 3-0 by walkover. 
AggregateVerdes FC (BLZ1) 16 Santos de Guápiles FC (CRC1) 
05.08.21Verdes FC 01 Santos de Guápiles FCIsidoro Beaton Stadium
18.08.21Santos de Guápiles FC 51 Verdes FCEstadio Nacional de Costa Rica
AggregateCSD Comunicaciones (GUA1) 41 Once Deportivo (SLV1) 
05.08.21CSD Comunicaciones 11 Once DeportivoEstadio Nacional Mateo Flores
19.08.21Once Deportivo 03 CSD ComunicacionesEstadio Cuscatlán
AggregateForge FC (CAN1) 53 CD FAS (SLV1) 
12.08.21Forge FC 31 CD FASEstadio Cuscatlán
17.08.21CD FAS 22 Forge FCEstadio Cuscatlán