Liga Pepsi
FIFA Region
CONCACAF
Season
2021-2022
Location
El Salvador
Abbreviation
SLV1

Summary

The Primera División de la Liga de Fútbol Profesional (SLV1), or La Liga Mayor, or La Primera, or Liga Pepsi, is the top level of league-style football competition in El Salvador. The SLV1 season is split into two championships, the Torneo Apertura and the Torneo Clausura. At the end of the 2021-2022 Torneo Clausura, the SLV1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

Aggregate points are determined by combining results from the 2021-2022 Torneo Apertura and 2021-2022 Torneo Clausura into the 2021-2022 SLV1 Aggregate Table.

Leagues Pyramid - El Salvador

Abbrev League # of Teams
SLV1 Liga Pepsi
(Primera División de la Liga de Fútbol Profesional)
12
SLV2 Segunda Divisón de Fúbol Salvadoreño 23
SLV3 Tercera Divisón de Fúbol Salvadoreño 23

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Apertura - Regular
31 Jul 2021 - 27 Nov 2021
Apertura - Playoffs
30 Nov 2021 - 23 Dec 2021
Clausura - Regular
14 Jan 2022 - 6 May 2022
Clausura - Playoffs
9 May 2022 - 10 Jun 2022
 12: SLV1 (11), SLV2 (1)

Season Format

The 2021-2022 SLV1 season is split into two championships, the Torneo Apertura and the Torneo Clausura. In each championship, each SLV1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 11 SLV1 teams for 22 league matches per team. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, then (2) goals scored.

Playoffs

At the end of the 2nd Phase in each torneo, the top 4 SLV1 teams in each group advance to the Home-Away highest aggregate score advances Quarterfinals. In this playoff, the 1st place teams plays the 4th place teams, the 2nd place teams plays the 3rd place teams. The four advancing teams play in a Home-Away highest aggregate score advances Semifinals. The two Semifinal winners advance to the Finals with the winner becoming the torneo champion.

Relegation

Upon completion of the 2021-2022 Torneo Clausura, the 2 SLV1 teams with the lowest number of 2021-2022 SLV1 Aggregate Table points have a 1 match playoff. The loser will be relegated to the SLV2. The SLV2 champion will play in the 2022-2023 SLV1 Torneo Apertura.


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Clausura - Final

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Sun - 29 May 2022
 CD Águila 11 Alianza FCEstadio Cuscatlán
 Alianza FC wins on PKs (5-4) 

Clausura - Semifinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateCD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca  23 Alianza FC  
18.05.22CD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca 10 Alianza FCEstadio Antonio Toledo Valle
22.05.22Alianza FC 31 CD Platense Muni ZacatecolucaEstadio Cuscatlán
AggregateAD Isidro Metapán  24 CD Águila  
18.05.22AD Isidro Metapán 12 CD ÁguilaEstadio Jorge El Calero Suárez
21.05.22CD Águila 21 AD Isidro MetapánEstadio Juan Francisco Barraza

Clausura - Quarterfinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateCD FAS  13 CD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca  
10.05.22CD FAS 01 CD Platense Muni ZacatecolucaEstadio Óscar Alberto Quiteño
15.05.22CD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca 21 CD FASEstadio Antonio Toledo Valle
AggregateJocoro FC  23 CD Águila  
10.05.22Jocoro FC 12 CD ÁguilaComplejo Deportivo Tierra de Juego
14.05.22CD Águila 11 Jocoro FCEstadio Juan Francisco Barraza
AggregateCD Luis Ángel Firpo  24 Alianza FC  
11.05.22CD Luis Ángel Firpo 12 Alianza FCEstadio Sergio Torres
15.05.22Alianza FC 21 CD Luis Ángel FirpoEstadio Cuscatlán
AggregateAD Isidro Metapán  31 CD Chalatenango  
11.05.22AD Isidro Metapán 10 CD ChalatenangoEstadio Jorge El Calero Suárez
14.05.22CD Chalatenango 12 AD Isidro MetapánEstadio José Gregorio Martínez

Torneo Clausura

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Alianza FC 2212 -6-442-332112116 -4-1221798116 -2-32016124
2CD Águila 2211 -8-341-361521116 -2-32016106115 -6-02120515
3CD Chalatenango 2211 -5-638-30255116 -4-1221266115 -1-5161819-1
4CD Platense Municipal Zacatecoluca 228 -7-731-24222114 -3-4151091114 -4-31614131
5CD FAS 227 -9-630-31301115 -2-41716142112 -7-2131516-1
6AD Isidro Metapán 226 -11-529-25214113 -8-0171596113 -3-5121012-2
7Jocoro FC 227 -7-828-2833-5116 -4-12223176111 -3-76516-11
8CD Luis Ángel Firpo 226 -7-925-23221113 -4-413990113 -3-51214131
9CD Municipal Limeño 226 -7-925-1827-9115 -4-21913103111 -3-76517-12
10Once Deportivo 225 -8-923-1622-6114 -2-5141013-3111 -6-4969-3
11CD Atlético Marte 224 -8-1020-1932-13113 -3-5121016-6111 -5-58916-7
12Santa Tecla FC 224 -7-1119-1932-13113 -5-3141415-1111 -2-85517-12
Quarterfinals

Apertura - Final

DateHome Status RoadVenue
Sun - 19 Dec 2021

Apertura - Semifinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateOnce Deportivo  13 Alianza FC  
08.12.21Once Deportivo 11 Alianza FCEstadio Simeón Magañ:a
12.12.21Alianza FC 20 Once DeportivoEstadio Cuscatlán
AggregateCD Chalatenango  12 CD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca  
09.12.21CD Chalatenango 11 CD Platense Muni ZacatecolucaEstadio José Gregorio Martínez
12.12.21CD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca 10 CD ChalatenangoEstadio Antonio Toledo Valle

Apertura - Quarterfinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateJocoro FC  24 Alianza FC  
01.12.21Jocoro FC 23 Alianza FCComplejo Deportivo Tierra de Juego
05.12.21Alianza FC 10 Jocoro FCEstadio Cuscatlán
AggregateCD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca  43 CD Luis Ángel Firpo  
01.12.21CD Platense Muni Zacatecoluca 22 CD Luis Ángel FirpoEstadio Antonio Toledo Valle
AggregateCD Águila  11 Once Deportivo  
01.12.21CD Águila 11 Once DeportivoEstadio Juan Francisco Barraza
05.12.21Once Deportivo 00 CD ÁguilaEstadio Simeón Magañ:a
 Once Deportivo advances on PKs (4-3) 
AggregateCD Chalatenango  11 CD FAS  
02.12.21CD Chalatenango 00 CD FASEstadio José Gregorio Martínez
05.12.21CD FAS 11 CD ChalatenangoEstadio Óscar Alberto Quiteño
 CD Chalatenango advances on PKs (4-2) 

Regular Season

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Alianza FC 2216 -3-351-4819291110 -1-03126521116 -2-32022148
2CD FAS 2211 -5-638-332013116 -2-32021129115 -3-3181284
3CD Luis Ángel Firpo 229 -8-535-36288116 -4-12219127113 -4-41317161
4Once Deportivo 229 -8-535-39327113 -5-31419181116 -3-22120146
5CD Águila 229 -7-634-36279116 -3-221201010113 -4-4131617-1
6CD Platense Municipal Zacatecoluca 227 -8-729-2227-5114 -4-3161314-1113 -4-413913-4
7CD Chalatenango 227 -6-927-31310113 -4-4131315-2114 -2-51418162
8Jocoro FC 225 -11-626-3133-2115 -5-12021147110 -6-561019-9
9CD Atlético Marte 226 -7-925-2230-8114 -1-6131115-4112 -6-3121115-4
10Santa Tecla FC 226 -6-1024-2333-10113 -4-4131214-2113 -2-6111119-8
11AD Isidro Metapán 223 -7-1216-1635-19113 -4-4131114-3110 -3-83521-16
12CD Municipal Limeño 222 -8-1214-1638-22111 -5-58717-10111 -3-76921-12
Quarterfinals

Results

Sat - 7 May 2022
 Once Deportivo 01 Jocoro FCEstadio Simeón Magañ:a
 CD Platense Municipal Zacatecoluca 12 CD FASEstadio Antonio Toledo Valle
 CD Luis Ángel Firpo 20 Santa Tecla FCEstadio Sergio Torres
 CD Chalatenango 00 CD Municipal LimeñoEstadio José Gregorio Martínez
 AD Isidro Metapán 11 CD Atlético MarteEstadio Jorge El Calero Suárez
 CD Águila 31 Alianza FCEstadio Juan Francisco Barraza
Sun - 1 May 2022
 Santa Tecla FC 10 CD ChalatenangoEstadio Las Delicias
 CD FAS 01 CD Luis Ángel FirpoEstadio Óscar Alberto Quiteño
 CD Municipal Limeño 10 AD Isidro MetapánEstadio Dr Ramón Flores Berríos
 CD Atlético Marte 03 Alianza FCEstadio Cuscatlán
Sat - 30 Apr 2022
 CD Águila 01 Once DeportivoEstadio Juan Francisco Barraza
 Jocoro FC 22 CD Platense Municipal ZacatecolucaComplejo Deportivo Tierra de Juego
Thu - 28 Apr 2022
 Alianza FC 10 Once DeportivoEstadio Cuscatlán
Wed - 27 Apr 2022
 CD Chalatenango 32 CD FASEstadio José Gregorio Martínez
 AD Isidro Metapán 00 Santa Tecla FCEstadio Jorge El Calero Suárez
 CD Luis Ángel Firpo 10 Jocoro FCEstadio Sergio Torres
 CD Platense Municipal Zacatecoluca 00 CD ÁguilaEstadio Antonio Toledo Valle
Sun - 24 Apr 2022
 CD FAS 41 AD Isidro MetapánEstadio Óscar Alberto Quiteño
 Alianza FC 40 CD Municipal LimeñoEstadio Cuscatlán