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overview | 2019/20
Originally scheduled to start in July 2020, due to Covid-19 pandemic, CONCACAF annouced on Aug. 7 a new format with the Preliminary Round and the Round of 16 to play a knockout single match. Winners of the 2020 CONCACAF League and the next best five teams qualified for the CONCACAF Champions League 2021. North America qualification: Canada: Forge FC (Canadian Premier League 2019 champions). Central America qualification: Belize: Preliminary Round: Verdes FC (2019/20 champions). Costa Rica: Round of 16: Herediano (Apertura 2019 champions) Deportivo Saprissa (Clausura 2020 champions) Preliminary Round: LD Alajuelense (best aggregate record in 2019/20 season) El Salvador: Round of 16: Alianza (Apertura 2019 champions) Preliminary Round: F.A.S. (second best aggregate record in 2019/20 season) Municipal Limeño (third best aggregate record in 2019/20 season) Honduras: Round of 16: Olimpia (Apertura 2019 champions) Marathón (second best aggregate record in 2019-20 season) Preliminary Round: Motagua (third best aggregate record in 2019/20 season) Guatemala: Round of 16: Municipal (Apertura 2019 champions) Preliminary Round: Antigua GFC (Apertura 2019 runners-up) Comunicaciones (best aggregate record in 2019/20 season) Nicaragua: Round of 16: Real Estelí (2019/20 champions) Preliminary Round: Managua FC (2019/20 runners-up) Panama: Round of 16: Tauro (Apertura 2019 champions) San Francisco (second best aggregate record in 2019/20 season) Preliminary Round: C.A.I. (third best aggregate record in 2019/20 season) Caribbean Zone Qualifying (CFU Champions Cup 2020) Jamaica: Waterhouse (second best record in group phase of Caribbean Championship 2020) Haiti: Arcahaie FC (third best record in group phase of Caribbean Championship 2020) Dominican Rep: Cibao FC (fourth best record in group phase of Caribbean Championship 2020) Preliminary Round (Oct 20) Arcahaie FC Hai Verdes FC Blz x FAS ElS Managua FC Nic 1-1 4-5p y [Diego Daniel Areco 13pen; Ricardo Mendieta 58] (Oct 21) C.A.I. Pan Antigua GFC Gua 0-0 2-4p (Oct 22) Municipal Limeño ElS Forge FC Can 1-2 y [Kevin Oviedo 38; David Choiniere 21, Anthony Novak 83] Motagua Hon Comunicaciones Gua 2-2 15-14p [Matías Galvaliz 54, Kevin López 59; Andrés Lezcano 36, Agustín Herrera 48] (Nov 4) LD Alajuelense CRi Cibao FC Dom 3-0 z [Álvaro Saborío 23pen, 82, Carlos Mora 37] x Match postponed due to positive cases infected with Covid-19 in Verdes FC; finally on October 27, Verdes withdrew. y in San Salvador. z Originally scheduled to play on Oct. 21, postponed due to inconsistencies in the Covid-19 security protocol. Round of 16 (Nov 3) Tauro Pan Forge FC Can 1-2 [Edwin Aguilar 18; Mo Babouli 11, Daniel Krutzen 90pen] Marathón Hon Antigua GFC Gua 1-1 4-3p [Allan Banegas 41pen; Nicolás Martínez 5] (Nov 4) Deportivo Saprissa CRi Municipal Gua 4-1 [Johan Venegas 33, 38, 50, 53; Ramiro Rocca 20] Alianza ElS Motagua Hon 1-1 3-4p [Rodolfo Zelaya 80pen; Héctor Castellanos 90] (Nov 5) Waterhouse Jam Arcahaie FC Hai 1-3 [Kenroy Howell 81; Richkard Calixte 12, Wendy Louis-Jean 31, Johnny Pierre Paul 59] Olimpia Hon Managua FC Nic 6-0 [Elvin Oliva 7, Michaell Chirinos 17, Justin Arboleda 51, Edwin Rodríguez 62, Jerry Bengtson 64, Marvin Bernárdez 82] (Nov 24) Herediano CRi Real Estelí Nic 0-1x [Jorge Betancur 19] LD Alajuelense CRi San Francisco Pan 1-0 [Josafat Montenegro 61] x Originally scheduled to play on Nov. 5, postponed due to positive cases of Covid-19 in both teams; played in San José. Quarterfinals (Dec 1) Arcahaie FC Hai Forge FC Can 1-1x 4-2p [Kervens Jolicoeur 59; Daniel Krutzen 45] Marathón Hon Deportivo Saprissa CRi 0-2y [Johan Venegas 13, 54] (Dec 2) LD Alajuelense CRi Real Estelí Nic 2-1 [Bryan Ruiz 24, Alonso Martínez 56; Juan Barrera 44] Olimpia Hon Motagua Hon 2-0 [Maylor Núñez 32, Deybi Flores 54] x played in Santo Domingo. y played in Tegucigalpa. Winners of quarterfinals qualified to CONCACAF Champions League 2021; losers must play a playoff qualification match for two spots. Playoff (Dec 8) Marathón Hon Forge FC Can 1-0x [Edwin Solano 18] (Dec 9) Motagua Hon Real Estelí Nic 2-2 2-4p [Kevin López 37, Matías Galvaliz 52pen; Juan Barrera 64, Fernando Mercado 89] x played in Tegucigalpa. Marathón and Real Estelí qualified to CONCACAF Champions League 2021. Semifinals (Jan 20, 2021) LD Alajuelense CRi Olimpia Hon 0-0 5-4p (Jan 22, 2021) Deportivo Saprissa CRi Arcahaie FC Hai 5-0 [Esteban Espíndola 15, Ariel Rodríguez 31, Jimmy Marín 48, Cristian Bolaños 56, Mariano Torres 66] Final (Feb 3, 2021) LD Alajuelense CRi Deportivo Saprissa CRi 3-2 [Barlon Sequeira 33, Yurquin Román 63, Alexander López 66; Cristian Bolaños 18, Marvin Angulo 87]overview | 2019/20
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Author: Erik Francisco Lugo
Last updated: 11 Feb 2021
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