Liga Vitalis

Liga Vitalis
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[edit] Background Information

The Liga Vitalis was founded in 1990 and is the second highest division in Portuguese football. Pacos de Ferreira have won this league 3 times which is a record.

[edit] Recent Winners

2008 - Trofense

2007 - Leixoes

2006 - Beira-Mar

2005 - Pacos de Ferreira

2004 - Estoril

2003 - Rio Ave

2002 - Moreirense

2001 - Santa Clara

2000 - Pacos de Ferreira

1999 - Gil Vicente

1998 - Leiria

[edit] League Information

1. There are 16 teams in Liga Vitalis at all times.

2. The first round of matches is in August, and the last is in May.

3. There are 30 games played, each team playing together twice. Once at home, and once away.

4. There are 3 points awarded for a win, 1 for a draw, and 0 for a loss.

5. At the end of the season, positions are decided in this order- points, head to head record, goal difference, goals scored

6. The 2 teams at the bottom of the league in May are relegated.

7. The team who accumulate the most points, or a better head to head record come May, are declared champions.

8. You can name 7 subs during match day, with 3 allowed to be used.

9. You can only register 50 players eligible to play.

10. The top 2 teams in the league are promoted to Liga Sagres

[edit] The Teams

The 16 teams who are currently in Liga Vitalis are:

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