Campeonato Maranhense

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Campeonato Maranhense
Country Brazil
Confederation CBF
Federação Maranhense de Futebol
Founded 1918
Number of teams 10
Domestic cup(s) Copa do Brasil
Current champions Sampaio Corrêa
(2014)
Most championships Sampaio Corrêa (32 titles)
2014 Campeonato Maranhense

The Campeonato Maranhense is the football league of the state of Maranhão, Brazil.

Format[edit]

First Division 2006

First Stage

  • Double round-robin, in which all teams play each other home-and-away games.
  • Home-and-away playoffs with the top 4 teams.

Second Stage

  • Double round-robin, in which all teams play each other home-and-away games.
  • Home-and-away playoffs with the top 4 teams.

Third stage (if necessary)

  • Home-and-away playoff with the winners of the first and second stages.

If a team wins both stages (first and second) it is crowned the state champion. If not, the third stage is disputed, and the winner is crowned the state champion.

As in any other Brazilian soccer championship, the format can change every year.

Clubs[edit]

First Division 2006

List of champions[edit]

Titles by team[edit]

References[edit]