2015 Copa do Nordeste

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The 2015 Copa do Nordeste will be the 12th edition of the main football tournament featuring teams from the Brazilian Northeast Region. The competition will feature 20 clubs, with Bahia and Pernambuco having three seeds each, and Ceará, Rio Grande do Norte, Sergipe, Alagoas, Paraíba, Maranhão and Piauí with two seeds each.For the first time, the competition will include teams from Maranhão and Piauí.

Qualified teams[edit]

Association Team (Berth) Entry stage
Alagoas Alagoas
2 berths
Coruripe 2014 Campeonato Alagoano champions
CRB 2014 Campeonato Alagoano runners-up
Bahia Bahia
3 berths
Vitória 2014 Campeonato Baiano runners-up
Bahia 2014 Campeonato Baiano champions
Serrano 2014 Campeonato Baiano champions of the first phase
Ceará Ceará
2 berths
Ceará 2014 Campeonato Cearense champions
Fortaleza 2014 Campeonato Cearense runners-up
Maranhão Maranhão
2 berths
Sampaio Corrêa 2014 Campeonato Maranhense champions
Moto Club 2014 Campeonato Maranhense runners-up
Paraíba Paraíba
2 berths
Botafogo 2014 Campeonato Paraibano champions
Campinense 2014 Campeonato Paraibano runners-up
Pernambuco Pernambuco
3 berths
Sport 2014 Campeonato Pernambucano champions
Náutico 2014 Campeonato Pernambucano runners-up
Salgueiro 2014 Campeonato Pernambucano 3rd place
Piauí Piauí
2 berths
Ríver 2014 Campeonato Piauiense champions
Piauí 2014 Campeonato Piauiense runners-up
Rio Grande do Norte Rio Grande do Norte
2 berths
América 2014 Campeonato Potiguar champions
Globo 2014 Campeonato Potiguar runners-up
Sergipe Sergipe
2 berths
Confiança 2014 Campeonato Sergipano champions
Socorrense 2014 Campeonato Sergipano runners-up