1998–99 Primeira Divisão

The 1998–99 Primeira Divisão was the 65th edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 23 August 1998 with a match between Chaves and Académica Coimbra, and ended on 30 May 1999. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Porto as the defending champions.

65th season of top-tier Portuguese football
Primeira Divisão
Season 1998–99
Champions Porto
18th title
Relegated Beira-Mar
Chaves
Académica
Champions League Porto(group stage)
Boavista(third qualifying round)
UEFA Cup Benfica(first round)
Sporting CP(first round)
Vitória de Setúbal(first round)
Matches played 306
Goals scored 810 (2.65 per match)
Top goalscorer Mário Jardel (36 goals)
Biggest home win Porto 7–0 Beira-Mar
(24 January 1999)
Biggest away win Campomaiorense 0–5 Benfica
(29 November 1998)
Académica 0–5 Alverca
(3 April 1999)
Highest scoring Porto 7–1 Académica Coimbra
(16 May 1999)
Chaves 4–4 Farense
(21 February 1999)
Salgueiros4–4 Beira-Mar
(30 May 1999)
1999–2000(Primeira Liga)

Porto won the league and qualified for the 1999–2000 UEFA Champions League group stage, along with Boavista, who qualified for the third round. With the extinction of the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup, the Taça de Portugal winner qualified for the UEFA Cup, so Beira-Mar joined Benfica, Sporting CP and Vitória de Setúbal in the 1999-2000 UEFA Cup; in opposite, Beira-Mar, Chaves and Académica Coimbra were relegated to the Liga de Honra. Mário Jardel was the top scorer with 36 goals.

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Leça, Varzim and Belenenses, were consigned to the Liga de Honra following their final classification in 1997–98 season.

The other three teams were replaced by União de Leiria, Beira-Mar, Alverca from the Liga de Honra.

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Location of teams in Primeira Divisão 1998-99 (Madeira)
Team Head Coach City Stadium 1997–98 finish
Académica Coimbra Raul Águas Coimbra Estádio Cidade de Coimbra 15th
Alverca Mário Wilson Alverca Complexo do Alverca 3rd in Divisão de Honra
Beira-Mar António Sousa Aveiro Estádio Mário Duarte 2nd in Divisão de Honra
Benfica Graeme Souness Lisbon Estádio da Luz 2nd
Boavista Jaime Pacheco Porto Estádio do Bessa 6th
Braga Vítor Oliveira Braga Estádio Primeiro de Maio 10th
Campomaiorense João Alves Campo Maior Estádio Capitão Cesar Correia 11th
Chaves Horácio Gonçalves Chaves Estádio Municipal de Chaves 16th
Estrela da Amadora Jorge Jesus Amadora Estádio José Gomes 7th
Farense Paco Fortes Faro Estádio de São Luís 14th
Marítimo Augusto Inácio Funchal Estádio dos Barreiros 5th
Porto Fernando Santos Porto Estádio das Antas 1st
Rio Ave Carlos Brito Vila do Conde Estádio dos Arcos 9th
Salgueiros Dito Porto Estádio Engenheiro Vidal Pinheiro 8th
Sporting CP Mirko Jozic Lisbon Estádio José Alvalade 4th
União de Leiria Mário Reis Leiria Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa 1st in Divisão de Honra
Vitória de Guimarães Zoran Filipovic Guimarães Estádio D. Afonso Henriques 3rd
Vitória de Setúbal Carlos Cardoso Setúbal Estádio do Bonfim 13th

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