Liga Nacional de Fútbol de Honduras
FIFA Region
CONCACAF
Season
2020-2021
Location
Honduras
Abbreviation
HON1

Summary

The Liga Nacional de Fútbol Profesional de Honduras (HON1), is the top level of league style football competition in Honduras. Each season is split into two championships, the Torneo Apertura and the Torneo Clausura. At the end of the 2020-2021 Torneo Clausura, the HON1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

If the same team wins both the 2020-2021 Torneo Apertura and Torneo Clausura, then the runner-up with the 2nd most 2020-2021 HON1 Aggregate Table points from both torneos is awarded the 2nd 2021-2022 CNCFCL berth.

Aggregate points are determined by combining results from the 2020-2021 Torneo Apertura and 2020-2021 Torneo Clausura into the 2020-2021 HON1 Aggregate Table.

Leagues Pyramid - Honduras

Abbrev League # of Teams
HON1 Liga Nacional de Fútbol Profesional de Honduras 10
HON2 Liga de Ascenso 32
HON3 Liga Mayor de Honduras -

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Apertura - Regular
26 Sep 2020 - 12 Dec 2020
Apertura - Playoffs
15 Dec 2020 - 17 Jan 2021
Clausura - Regular
16 Feb 2021 - 27 Apr 2021
Clausura - Playoffs
30 Apr 2021 - 28 May 2021
 10: HON1 (9), HON2 (1)

Season Format

The 2020-2021 HON1 season is split into two championships, the Torneo Apertura and the Torneo Clausura, where and the 10 teams are split into 2 groups of five. In each torneo, each HON1 team plays Home/Away matches with each team in their group and one team in the other group, and each team plays once match against the other 4 teams for 14 matches per team. A playoff is held upon the completion of each torneo to determine the torneo champion. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, then (2) goals scored.

Playoffs

At the end of each torneo, the 2nd and 3rd place teams in each group advance to a Home/Away highest aggregate goals wins playoff. The playoff winners meet the 1st place teams from each group in the Home/Away highest aggregate goals wins Semifinals. The Semifinals winners play in the Home/Away highest aggregate goals wins Final. There are variations on this model depending on when the 1st place teams win/lose.

Relegation

Upon completion of the 2021-2022 Torneo Clausura, the 10th place 2020-2021 HON1 Aggregate Table team will be relegated to the HON2.


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Clausura - Semifinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateCD Motagua  00 RCD España  
09.05.21CD Motagua   RCD EspañaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
09.05.21CD Honduras   CD OlimpiaEstadio Humberto Micheletti

Clausura - Playoffs

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateLobos UPNFM  36 CD Honduras  
01.05.21Lobos UPNFM 32 CD HondurasEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
05.05.21CD Honduras 40 Lobos UPNFMEstadio Humberto Micheletti
AggregateCSD Vida  14 CD Motagua  
02.05.21CSD Vida 11 CD MotaguaEstadio Ceibeño
04.05.21CD Motagua 30 CSD VidaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino

Torneo Clausura

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
Group A
1RCD España 144 -7-319-1713472 -4-11095472 -3-29880
2CD Honduras 143 -6-515-2025-571 -4-27914-572 -2-3811110
3CSD Vida 142 -8-414-1923-470 -4-34813-572 -4-11011101
4CD Marathón 143 -5-614-1722-572 -2-3889-171 -3-36913-4
5Platense FC 142 -6-612-2033-1371 -3-361218-671 -3-36815-7
Group B
1CD Olimpia 1411 -2-135-3692776 -1-0191831575 -1-11618612
2CD Motagua 149 -4-131-29141575 -1-116167974 -3-0151376
3Lobos UPNFM 145 -4-519-2019173 -1-31098172 -3-2911110
4CD Real Sociedad 143 -8-317-2121071 -5-181313072 -3-29880
5CD Real de Minas 140 -6-86-1131-2070 -3-43315-1270 -3-43816-8
Clausura - Semifinals
Clausura - Final Series Playoff

Apertura - Grand Final

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateCD Olimpia  30 CD Marathón  
14.01.21CD Olimpia 20 CD MarathónEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
17.01.21CD Marathón 01 CD OlimpiaEstadio Yankel Rosenthal

Apertura - Finals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateCD Motagua  13 CD Olimpia  
06.01.21CD Motagua 13 CD OlimpiaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
10.01.21CD Olimpia 00 CD MotaguaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino

Apertura - Semifinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateCD Motagua  41 CD Marathón  
30.12.20CD Motagua 20 CD MarathónEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
03.01.21CD Marathón 12 CD MotaguaEstadio Yankel Rosenthal
AggregateCSD Vida  03 CD Olimpia  
30.12.20CSD Vida 00 CD OlimpiaEstadio Ceibeño
03.01.21CD Olimpia 30 CSD VidaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino

Apertura - Quarterfinals

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregateCD Marathón  32 CD Olimpia  
23.12.20CD Marathón 31 CD OlimpiaEstadio Yankel Rosenthal
27.12.20CD Olimpia 10 CD MarathónEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino

Apertura - Final Series Playoff

DateHome Status RoadVenue
AggregatePlatense FC  34 CD Motagua  
17.12.20Platense FC 24 CD MotaguaEstadio Excelsior
20.12.20CD Motagua 01 Platense FCEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
AggregateLobos UPNFM  28 CSD Vida  
19.12.20Lobos UPNFM 13 CSD VidaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
23.12.20CSD Vida 51 Lobos UPNFMEstadio Ceibeño

Torneo Apertura

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
Group A
1CD Marathón 148 -2-426-24111374 -0-3121771074 -2-114743
2CSD Vida 146 -3-521-2518773 -2-2111311273 -1-3101275
3Platense FC 144 -5-517-1825-773 -2-21187171 -3-361018-8
4RCD España 144 -4-616-1818072 -2-38109172 -2-3889-1
5CD Honduras 142 -4-810-1237-2570 -3-43616-1072 -1-47621-15
Group B
1CD Olimpia 1410 -4-034-3092176 -1-0191721574 -3-0151376
2CD Motagua 1410 -2-232-33102374 -2-114134976 -0-11820614
3Lobos UPNFM 144 -6-418-2020070 -4-34711-474 -2-1141394
4CD Real de Minas 142 -6-612-1824-672 -2-381113-270 -4-34711-4
5CD Real Sociedad 141 -2-115-1238-2670 -1-61721-1471 -1-54517-12
Apertura - Final Series
Apertura - Final Series Playoff

Results

Tue - 27 Apr 2021
 RCD España 00 CD Real SociedadEstadio Francisco Morazán
 Platense FC 23 CD MotaguaEstadio Excelsior
 Lobos UPNFM 31 CSD VidaEstadio Marcelo Tinoco
 CD Honduras 52 CD Real de MinasEstadio Humberto Micheletti
 CD Olimpia 21 CD MarathónEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
Sat - 24 Apr 2021
 CD Olimpia 00 CD MotaguaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
Wed - 21 Apr 2021
 CSD Vida 11 CD MotaguaEstadio Ceibeño
 RCD España 11 Lobos UPNFMEstadio Francisco Morazán
 CD Olimpia 50 Platense FCEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
 CD Real Sociedad 31 CD HondurasEstadio Francisco Martínez Durón
 CD Marathón 32 CD Real de MinasEstadio Yankel Rosenthal
Sat - 17 Apr 2021
 CD Honduras 05 CD OlimpiaEstadio Humberto Micheletti
 CD Motagua 10 RCD EspañaEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
 Lobos UPNFM 00 Platense FCEstadio Emilio Williams Agasse
 CD Real de Minas 22 CSD VidaEstadio Marcelo Tinoco
 CD Real Sociedad 11 CD MarathónEstadio Francisco Martínez Durón
Sun - 11 Apr 2021
 CD Motagua 52 CD HondurasEstadio Nacional Tibucio Carias Andino
 CD Real de Minas 00 RCD EspañaEstadio Marcelo Tinoco
Sat - 10 Apr 2021
 CSD Vida 03 CD OlimpiaEstadio Ceibeño
 Platense FC 03 CD Real SociedadEstadio Excelsior
 Match awarded 3-0 to CD Real Sociedad by FA decision