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ARGENTINA PRIMERA D METROPOLITANA
The Primera D Metropolitana was established 50 years after the Primera C. It is known as the fifth division of the Argentine football league system. The best team in the league will participate in the fourth level in the next season. Are you curious about this small but impressive competition? If yes, check these below details immediately!
WHAT IS THE ARGENTINE PRIMERA D METROPOLITANA?
The Primera D Metropolitana is one of the two leagues forming the fifth tier of the Argentine football league system. The competition has the participation of amateur teams from the city of Buenos Aires and its metropolitan area (Greater Buenos Aires). The other one is the Torneo Federal C which includes clubs from regional leagues take part.
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HOW IS THE HISTORY OF THE PRIMERA D?
Tournaments disputed by youth divisions of some of the Primera Division clubs, which joined from 1905 to 1926, are considered the precedents of the Primera D Metropolitana.
The first championship was held in 1950 under the name “Tercera de Ascenso”. The winners that season were Liniers. In 1962, the competition was renamed “Primera de Aficionados”. As of 1974, the league was officially called “Primera D Metropolitana”. The name has remained to date.
In 1986, it became the fifth category of Argentine football due to the restructuring of the league system. It was ranked below Primera Division, Primera B Nacional, Primera B Metropolitana and Primera C Metropolitana.
HOW IS THE FORMAT OF THE PRIMERA D METROPOLITANA?
Like the Primera C, the Primera D is played into 2 league tournaments named the Apertura( opening round) and the Clausura( closing round). Each club plays every other club once in the Apertura and once in the Clausura.
The champions of the league automatically qualify for the Primera C. The teams ranked from the second to the ninth enter a playoff series. The winners of this round can face the club finishing second bottom in Primera C in a promotion/relegation playoff.
Because Primera D Metropolitana is the lowest level in the Argentine football league system, the relegated team will not participate in the league system the following season.
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WHICH TEAMS ARE TAKING PART IN THE 2021 PRIMERA D METROPOLITANA?
The 2021 Primera D Metropolitana was taken part in by 12 teams as follows. However, the league is now being suspended after some matches in January.
TOP BEST CLUBS IN THE PRIMERA D
Argentino, Ferrocarril Midland, and Sacachispas are the best clubs of the league with 3 winning titles each. Besides, there are many teams getting 2 and 1 titles. The distance among teams’ achievements is not too far.
Last year, Claypole won the championship. Thanks to that, the team became one of the most excellent teams in the league.