Segunda División, also known as Primera B, is a professional football league in Uruguay for men. There are overall 12 teams that compete for the title every year between March and December. The current holder of the title is Racing de Montevideo and the teams that hold the most titles are Fénix, Sud América. Sofascore tracks live football scores and Segunda División table, results, statistics and top scorers. In the 2023 season, among the most popular teams in Segunda División for online searches are Defensor Sporting, Danubio FC, Racing de Montevideo. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in Uruguay.
Competition format of Segunda División
The first edition of the Segunda División took place in 1942 when the first league winner was Miramar. The teams are placed in 3 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. Each team plays overall 150 games in one season and the winner is the team that has the most points at the end of the season.
Top scorers and goals
The average number of goals in the league for season 2023 is 2.67 per game.
TV partners and official organization
The organization that is in charge of the league is AUF.
Top 8 important questions about Segunda División
#1 Which team in Segunda División has the most titles?
The teams with the most titles in Segunda División are Fénix, Sud América.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in Segunda División?
The current titleholder in Segunda División is Racing de Montevideo.
#3 What rank of competition is Segunda División in Uruguay?
Segunda División is the level 2 division in Uruguay.
#4 How many rounds are played each season in Segunda División?
Overall 22 rounds are played in Segunda División each season.
#5 How many goals are scored on average in Segunda División in 2023?
The average number of goals in Segunda División is 2.67 per game in 2023.
#6 Is there a playoff round in Segunda División after the regular season?
There isn't a playoff competition after the regular season in Segunda División.
#7 When does the Segunda División start and when does it finish?
The Segunda División usually starts in March and ends in December.
#8 How many groups are there in Segunda División competition?
The teams in Segunda División are placed in 3 groups.