Segunda Liga

CountryPortugalPortugal
Season2023

The Segunda Liga, also known as Liga Portugal 2, is the second-highest professional football league in Portugal. It was established in 1990, replacing the Segunda Divisão as the second tier in the Portuguese football league system. The league is operated by the Liga Portuguesa de Futebol Profissional (LPFP).

The Segunda Liga is contested by 18 teams, with the season typically running from August to May. Each team plays every other team twice, once at home and once away, for a total of 34 matches. The top two teams at the end of the season are automatically promoted to the Primeira Liga, the top tier of Portuguese football. The bottom two teams are relegated to the Campeonato de Portugal, the third tier. The team finishing in 16th place faces a two-legged playoff against the third-placed team from the Campeonato de Portugal for a place in the following season's Segunda Liga.

The Segunda Liga has been a breeding ground for many talented players who have gone on to have successful careers in Portugal and abroad. It has also been a stepping stone for clubs to establish themselves in the Primeira Liga. The league has seen a number of its teams achieving success in the top tier after gaining promotion.

The league's competitiveness and high level of play make it a popular choice for footballers looking to develop their skills and make a name for themselves. The Segunda Liga also has a strong following among football fans in Portugal, who appreciate the passion and intensity of the matches.

The Segunda Liga is known for its commitment to fair play and sportsmanship. The league has strict regulations in place to ensure that all matches are played in a fair and honest manner. This commitment to integrity has helped the Segunda Liga to maintain its reputation as a respected and competitive league.

Over the years, the Segunda Liga has undergone several changes in its format and structure in an effort to improve the quality of competition and to make the league more attractive to fans and sponsors. Despite these changes, the league has remained true to its roots as a platform for developing talent and providing exciting and competitive football.

In conclusion, the Segunda Liga is a vital part of the Portuguese football landscape. It provides a platform for clubs and players to develop and compete at a high level, and it offers football fans a thrilling and passionate spectacle. With its rich history and its commitment to integrity and fair play, the Segunda Liga is a league that truly embodies the spirit of Portuguese football.

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Segunda Liga Top Scorers

The current top scorer list for Segunda Liga in 2023

Player Team Goals
avs 21
fc-porto-b 12
maritimo 11
santa-clara 10
tondela 10
academico-viseu 10
nacional 9
nacional 9
mafra 8
nacional 8

Segunda Liga standings

Rank Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Santa Clara players, news and schedule Santa Clara 28 17 8 3 39 17 22 59
2 AVS players, news and schedule AVS 28 18 2 8 42 28 14 56
3 Nacional players, news and schedule Nacional 28 16 7 5 50 30 20 55
4 Maritimo players, news and schedule Maritimo 27 14 7 6 42 24 18 49
5 Tondela players, news and schedule Tondela 28 11 12 5 41 35 6 45
6 Pacos Ferreira players, news and schedule Pacos Ferreira 28 12 7 9 33 25 8 43
7 Torreense players, news and schedule Torreense 27 11 6 10 34 29 5 39
8 Academico Viseu players, news and schedule Academico Viseu 27 8 14 5 31 27 4 38
9 Mafra players, news and schedule Mafra 28 10 8 10 33 32 1 38
10 Benfica B players, news and schedule Benfica B 27 10 7 10 35 34 1 37
11 FC Porto B players, news and schedule FC Porto B 27 10 7 10 42 36 6 37
12 União de Leiria players, news and schedule União de Leiria 28 8 9 11 35 34 1 33
13 Penafiel players, news and schedule Penafiel 28 9 4 15 25 34 -9 31
14 Leixoes players, news and schedule Leixoes 28 6 12 10 22 31 -9 30
15 Feirense players, news and schedule Feirense 28 7 4 17 25 42 -17 25
16 Oliveirense players, news and schedule Oliveirense 27 5 9 13 25 42 -17 24
17 Vilaverdense players, news and schedule Vilaverdense 28 6 3 19 23 50 -27 20
18 CF Os Belenenses players, news and schedule CF Os Belenenses 28 4 8 16 21 48 -27 20

Prediction Stats

Correct Strike rate
Winner 141/200 71%
Over/Under 40/52 77%
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%