2021 Copa Movistar
FIFA Region
CONMEBOL
Season
2021
Location
Perú
Abbreviation
PER1

Summary

The Torneo Descentralizado de Fútbol Profesional Peruano (PER1), or Copa Movistar, is the top level of league style football competition in Perú. At the end of the 2021 Fase 2, the PER1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2022 Copa Libertadores - Group Stage:
    • 2021 PER1 Fase 1 and Fase 2 champions
  • 2022 Copa Libertadores - 2nd Stage:
  • 2022 Copa Sudamericana - 1st Stage:

The 2021 PER1 Aggregate Table combines points from both the 2021 PER1 Fase 1 and Fase 2 Regular season matches to rank teams by points. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, (2) goals scored, (3) Fairplay points, (4) a draw, then (5) a playoff (only if needed to decide 1st place).

The winner of the 2021 Copa Bicentenario, typically a PER1 team, also receives a berth in the 2022 Copa Libertadores - 2nd Stage.

Leagues Pyramid - Perú

Abbrev League # of Teams
PER1 Copa Movistar 18
PER2 Liga 2 12
PER3 Copa Perú -

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

Fase 1
13 Mar 2021 - 15 May 2021
Fase 2
20 Jul 2021 - 1 Dec 2021
Playoffs
4 Dec 2021 - 15 Dec 2021
18: PER1 (17), PER2 (1)

Season Format

The 2021 PER1 is separated into three stages: Fase 1, Fase 2, and the Playoffs. In Fase 1, the teams are split into two groups of nine teams each where each team plays one match against the other 8 teams in their group and one match against a team in the other group for 9 matches per team. In Fase 2, each PER1 team plays matches against the other 17 PER1 teams for 17 matches per team. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) goal difference, (2) goals scored, then (3) a draw.

Playoffs

Upon completion of the 2021 PER1 Fase 1, the top team in each group will play in a a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Playoff. At the end of Fase 2, the top Fase 2 team, the best and 2nd best teams in the 2021 PER1 Aggregation Table teams that did not win either Fase 1 or Fase 2 play in a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Playoff Semifinals. The Semifinal winners will play in the Home-Away highest aggregate score wins playoff Final.

Relegation

Using the 2021 PER1 Aggregate Table, at the end of 2021 Fase 2, the 17th and 18th place teams will be relegated to PER2, and the 16th place team will play in a Home-Away highest aggregate score wins Promotion/Relegation Playoff against the 3rd place PER2 team.


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Fase 1

 LeagueHomeRoad
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Group A
1Club Cienciano 64 -2-014-125733 -0-0972531 -2-05532
2Ayacucho FC 63 -3-012-104631 -2-0563332 -1-07413
3Univ San Martín 63 -1-210-76132 -0-1632131 -1-14440
4UTC 52 -1-27-77031 -1-1466021 -0-13110
5Universitario Deportes 52 -1-27-56-120 -1-1112-132 -0-16440
6CD Carlos A Mannucci 62 -1-37-1012-232 -0-1653230 -1-2159-4
7FBC Melgar 61 -3-26-67-131 -1-1432130 -2-1235-2
8Alianza Atlético 51 -0-43-57-220 -0-2013-231 -0-23440
9Academia Cantolao 61 -0-53-310-731 -0-2334-130 -0-3006-6
Group B
1Sporting Cristal 66 -0-018-1421233 -0-0962433 -0-09808
2Univ César Vallejo 63 -2-111-127531 -1-1433032 -1-07945
3Sport Huancayo 63 -2-111-86231 -2-0563332 -0-1623-1
4Alianza Universidad 63 -1-210-78-132 -0-1623-131 -1-14550
5Sport Boys 62 -1-37-1010032 -0-1686230 -1-2124-2
6Alianza Lima 51 -3-16-66031 -2-0554120 -1-1112-1
7Cusco FC 60 -4-24-79-230 -2-1245-130 -2-1234-1
8Deportivo Binacional FC 61 -1-44-614-831 -1-1436-330 -0-3038-5
9CCD Municipal 61 -0-53-413-931 -0-2326-430 -0-3027-5
10FC Carlos Stein 00 -0-00-00000 -0-0000000 -0-00000
Fase 1 Playoff

Fixtures

Fri - 7 May 2021
 Academia Cantolao   Sport BoysEstadio Alberto Gallardo
 UTC   Univ San MartínEstadio Alejandro Villanueva
 Alianza Lima   Deportivo Binacional FCEstadio Alberto Gallardo
Sat - 8 May 2021
 FBC Melgar   Alianza AtléticoEstadio Miguel Grau del Callao
 Universitario Deportes   Club CiencianoEstadio Iván Elías Moreno
 Cusco FC   Sporting CristalEstadio Miguel Grau del Callao
 CD Carlos A Mannucci   Ayacucho FCEstadio Alejandro Villanueva
Sun - 9 May 2021
 Sport Huancayo   Univ César VallejoSports Complex Videna
Mon - 10 May 2021
 CCD Municipal   Alianza UniversidadEstadio Alberto Gallardo
 Universitario Deportes   UTCEstadio Iván Elías Moreno
Tue - 11 May 2021
 Sporting Cristal   Sport HuancayoEstadio Alberto Gallardo
 Deportivo Binacional FC   Univ César VallejoEstadio Guillermo Briceño Rosamedina
 CCD Municipal   Cusco FCEstadio Municipal Segundo Aranda Torres
 Sport Boys   Alianza LimaEstadio Miguel Grau del Callao
 Alianza Universidad   UTCEstadio Heraclio Tapia León
 Ayacucho FC   Universitario DeportesEstadio Ciudad de Cumaná
 CD Carlos A Mannucci   FBC MelgarEstadio Mansiche
 Club Cienciano   Univ San MartínEstadio Garcilaso
 Alianza Atlético   Academia CantolaoEstadio Miguel Grau de Piura
Sat - 15 May 2021
 Sport Huancayo   Sport BoysEstadio Huancayo

Results

Mon - 3 May 2021
 Club Cienciano 52 CD Carlos A MannucciEstadio Alejandro Villanueva
 Univ César Vallejo 11 Cusco FCEstadio Miguel Grau del Callao
 Sport Huancayo 33 Alianza UniversidadEstadio Miguel Grau del Callao
Sun - 2 May 2021
 Sporting Cristal 21 Alianza LimaEstadio Nacional de Lima
Sat - 1 May 2021
 Alianza Atlético 12 Universitario DeportesEstadio Iván Elías Moreno
 Deportivo Binacional FC 11 FBC MelgarEstadio Iván Elías Moreno
Fri - 30 Apr 2021
 Sport Boys 31 CCD MunicipalEstadio Alejandro Villanueva
 Univ San Martín 10 Academia CantolaoEstadio Monumental (Lima)
 UTC 13 Ayacucho FCEstadio Monumental (Lima)
Mon - 26 Apr 2021
 Cusco FC 01 Sport HuancayoEstadio Monumental (Lima)
 CD Carlos A Mannucci 13 Alianza AtléticoEstadio Monumental (Lima)
Sun - 25 Apr 2021
 Universitario Deportes 01 Sporting CristalEstadio Nacional de Lima
Sat - 24 Apr 2021
 Alianza Lima 22 Univ César VallejoEstadio Iván Elías Moreno
 FBC Melgar 02 Univ San MartínEstadio Miguel Grau del Callao
 Alianza Universidad 10 Sport BoysEstadio Iván Elías Moreno
Fri - 23 Apr 2021
 Ayacucho FC 11 Club CiencianoEstadio Alejandro Villanueva
 CCD Municipal 21 Deportivo Binacional FCEstadio Miguel Grau del Callao
 Academia Cantolao 01 UTCEstadio Alejandro Villanueva
Thu - 15 Apr 2021
 UTC 31 FBC MelgarEstadio Alejandro Villanueva
 Univ San Martín 01 Universitario DeportesEstadio Iván Elías Moreno