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Primera Categoría Serie A, simply known as the Serie A or the Primera A, is a
professional football league in Ecuador. At the top of the Ecuadorian
football league system, it is the country's premier and primary football
competition. Contested by twelve clubs, it operates a system of promotion and
relegation with the Serie B, the second and lowest level of the Primera
Categoría. The season runs from February to December and is usually contested
in multiple stages. It is sponsored by Credife and is officially known as the
Copa Credife Serie A.
While initially not a league, the Serie A has its roots in the national
championship between the top teams of Ecuador's two regional leagues. For the
first nine editions, teams from Guayaquil and Quito qualified to the
competition through their professional regional leagues. It abandoned the
qualification format to form a proper league in 1967. Since the first edition
in 1957, the tournament has been held annually (except 1958 and 1959); the
2005 season had two champions. It is ranked by IFFHS as 14th strongest
football leagues in the world for 2011, and the 6th strongest in South
Eight different teams have been crowned Ecuadorian champions, but four
teams have a combined total of 46 championships. The most successful clubs
are Barcelona and El Nacional, each with thirteen titles. The defending
champion is LDU Quito, who won their tenth title in 2010.