Liga Pro

CountryEcuadorEcuador
Season2024

Liga Pro, officially known as the Liga Profesional de Fútbol del Ecuador, is the highest level of professional football league in Ecuador. Established in 1960, the league has since become a cornerstone of Ecuadorian sports culture, showcasing the country's top football talent and serving as a launching pad for many international careers.

The league is composed of 16 teams, each vying for the coveted title of national champion. The season runs from February to December, with each team playing a total of 30 matches. The league operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the Serie B, the second-tier football league in Ecuador.

Liga Pro is governed by the Ecuadorian Football Federation (FEF), but in 2018, the league's management was handed over to the Liga Profesional de Fútbol del Ecuador, a private entity. This was a significant milestone in the league's history, marking a shift towards a more modern and professional management model.

The league has been home to several notable teams, including Barcelona SC and Club Sport Emelec, both of which have won numerous championships. Liga Pro has also produced many talented players who have gone on to play for top clubs in Europe and represent Ecuador in international competitions, such as Antonio Valencia, who played for Manchester United, and Enner Valencia, who has had a successful career in the English Premier League.

Liga Pro matches are known for their passionate fans, vibrant atmosphere, and high level of competition. The league has made significant strides in improving the quality of its football, with teams investing in youth development and infrastructure. This has resulted in an increase in the league's competitiveness and its recognition on the global stage.

Despite facing challenges such as financial instability and match-fixing allegations, Liga Pro has shown resilience and a commitment to improving the state of football in Ecuador. The league's recent initiatives, such as implementing financial fair play regulations and increasing transparency in its operations, reflect its dedication to fostering a sustainable and competitive football environment.

In conclusion, Liga Pro is more than just a football league; it is a symbol of national pride and a testament to Ecuador's passion for the beautiful game. With its rich history, exciting competition, and promising future, Liga Pro continues to captivate football fans in Ecuador and beyond.

Liga Pro Top Scorers

The current top scorer list for Liga Pro in 2024

Player Team Goals
ldu-de-quito 7
independiente-del-valle 4
macara 4
aucas 4
tecnico-universitario 3
orense-sc 3
macara 3
imbabura 3
emelec 3
el-nacional 2

Liga Pro standings

Rank Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Aucas players, news and schedule Aucas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Barcelona SC players, news and schedule Barcelona SC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Cumbayá players, news and schedule Cumbayá 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Delfin SC players, news and schedule Delfin SC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Deportivo Cuenca players, news and schedule Deportivo Cuenca 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 El Nacional players, news and schedule El Nacional 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Emelec players, news and schedule Emelec 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Imbabura players, news and schedule Imbabura 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Independiente del Valle players, news and schedule Independiente del Valle 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 LDU de Quito players, news and schedule LDU de Quito 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Libertad players, news and schedule Libertad 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Macara players, news and schedule Macara 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Mushuc Runa SC players, news and schedule Mushuc Runa SC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Orense SC players, news and schedule Orense SC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Tecnico Universitario players, news and schedule Tecnico Universitario 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Universidad Catolica players, news and schedule Universidad Catolica 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Prediction Stats

Correct Strike rate
Winner 130/170 76%
Over/Under 23/27 85%
League Correct %
Pro League logo Pro League 44/53 83%
Cup logo Cup 9/11 82%
Primera División - Apertura logo Primera División - Apertura 28/34 82%
Premier League logo Premier League 50/62 81%
World Cup - Qualification Asia logo World Cup - Qualification Asia 28/35 80%
First League logo First League 118/150 79%
Liga 1 logo Liga 1 65/83 78%
Super League 1 logo Super League 1 113/144 78%
Primera División Femenina logo Primera División Femenina 103/136 76%
Liga Pro logo Liga Pro 130/170 76%