Portuguese Volleyball First Division

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Portuguese Volleyball First Division
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Volleyball current event.svg 2020–21 Portuguese Volleyball First Division
Sport Volleyball
Founded1946
No. of teams12
Country Portugal
Confederation CEV
Most recent
champion(s)
Benfica
(10th title)
TV partner(s) Benfica TV, Sport TV
Level on pyramid1
Relegation to Second Division
International cup(s) Challenge Cup
Official website Federação Voleibol

The Portuguese Volleyball First Division (Portuguese: Campeonato Nacional de Voleibol – I Divisão) is the top men's volleyball league in Portugal. The competition, which is organised by the Portuguese Volleyball Federation, was called Honor Division (Divisão de Honra) in 1983–84 and 1986–88. Between 1997 and 2011, the League was divided into two different series, A1 and A2. [1] Since the 2014–15 season, the competition's champions are called Elite Champions, while the First Division Champion title is disputed between the 4 losers of the play-off's first round.

Contents

List of champions

[2]

Titles by club

ClubWonYears won
SC Espinho
18
1957, 1959, 1961, 1963, 1965, 1985, 1987, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012
Instituto Superior Técnico
13
1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1958, 1960, 1966, 1967, 1968
S.L. Benfica
10
1981, 1991, 2005, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2021, 2022
FC Porto
09
1969, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1986, 1988
Leixões SC
08
1964, 1972, 1974, 1976, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1989
Sporting CP
06
1954, 1956, 1992, 1993, 1994, 2018
Castêlo da Maia
04
2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Esmoriz GC
02
1983, 1984
Fonte do Bastardo
02
2011, 2016
Lisboa GC
01
1962
AA Espinho
01
1990
Vitória de Guimarães
01
2008

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References

  1. "Federação Voleibol" [Volleyball Federation]. fpvoleibol.pt. 7 August 2012.
  2. "Campeões Nacionais" [National Champions] (in Portuguese). Portuguese Volleyball Federation. Archived from the original on 29 March 2015. Retrieved 29 March 2015.