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Last updated 29 June

ABOUT LIGA PROMERICA FEMENINA - CLAUSURA

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Highest league of women's football in Costa Rica

Founded: 1991

  • 1991 - 2000 as an Unofficial Amateur First Division

  • 2001 - present as an Official League

2021 Clausura* season: 2 July - 14 November

Teams: 8

Rounds: 12

Total matches: 54 (48 + 6 Play-offs)

Play-offs: Top four teams advance to semifinals which will be played as 2-legged home/away games, the final is also played with two legs.

Relegation: Bottom placed team to Segunda División

Promotion: Winner of Segunda División

Current champions (apertura 2021): LD Alajuelense

Most championships: Saprissa FF - 4 official league titles

*The Apertura and Clausura tournaments is a split season format common for many Latin American football leagues in which the season is divided in two sections per season (Apertura + Clausura) each with its own champion.

Photo sources: Instagram @uniffutcr