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2016–17 Honduran Liga Nacional

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Season  2016–17
Champions League  Motagua
Goals scored  400 (2.76 per match)
Relegated  TBD
Matches played  145
2016–17 Honduran Liga Nacional
Champions  Apertura: Motagua Clausura: TBD

The 2016–17 Honduran Liga Nacional season will be the 51st Honduran Liga Nacional edition since its establishment in 1965. For this season, the system format will remain the same as the previous season. The tournament began on July 2016 and is scheduled to end on May 2017.

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2016–17 teams

A total of 10 teams will contest the tournament, including 9 sides from the 2015–16 season plus C.D. Social Sol, promoted from the 2015–16 Liga de Ascenso.

Apertura

The Apertura tournament is the first half of the 2016–17 season which will run from 29 July to 18 December 2016. The fixture was unveiled on 9 July. C.D. Social Sol made its official debut in Liga Nacional on 29 July when they lost 3–2 to Club Deportivo Olimpia at Estadio Tiburcio Carías Andino. C.D. Real Sociedad's Marvin Solano became the first manager to get sacked after only four weeks the season started. On week 10, C.D. Motagua and C.D. Honduras Progreso draw 0–0 in Catacamas; in such game, Melissa Borjas became the first female referee in Liga Nacional's history to enforce the laws in an official game. Motagua obtained its 14th national league after defeating Platense F.C. in an unprecedented final series.

Standings

As of 19 November 2016

Results

As of 19 November 2016

Source: Soccerway
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

  • Real España won 5–3 on aggregated.
  • Motagua 3–3 Marathón on aggregated; Motagua advanced on regular season performance.
  • Motagua won 2–1 on aggregated.
  • Platense 2–2 Real España on aggregated; Platense advanced on regular season performance.
  • Motagua won 2–1 on aggregated.
  • Clausura

    The Clausura tournament is the second half of the 2016–17 season. The regular season fixtures were released on 10 December 2016. The first match of the tournament was played on 7 January at Estadio Francisco Morazán between Real C.D. España and C.D. Social Sol which ended in a scoreless tie. On 8 February, Club Deportivo Olimpia defeated C.D.S. Vida with a 7–1 score, a game in which striker Roger Rojas scored five goals, a record only shared with Arturo Garden, Jorge Arriola and Marlon Hernández. On week 7, Vida and Juticalpa F.C. draw 1–1 at Estadio Carlos Calderón, a venue used in Liga Nacional for the first time.

    Standings

    As of 26 February 2017

    Results

    As of 26 February 2017

    Source: Soccerway
    ^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
    Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

    Top goalscorers

    As of 26 February 2017
  • 15 goals:
  • 13 goals:
  • 12 goals:
  • 11 goals:
  • 10 goals:
  • 9 goals:
  • 8 goals:
  • 7 goals:
  • 6 goals:
  • 5 goals:
  • 4 goals:
  • 3 goals:
  • 2 goals:
  • 1 goal:
  • 1 own goal:
  • Aggregate table

    Relegation is determined by the aggregated table of both Apertura and Clausura tournaments.

    As of 26 February 2017

    References

    2016–17 Honduran Liga Nacional Wikipedia


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