1920 in Brazilian football

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The following article presents a summary of the 1920 football (soccer) season in Brazil, which was the 19th season of competitive football in the country.

Campeonato Paulista[edit]

Final Standings

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Palestra Itália-SP 26 16 12 2 2 55 9 46
2 Paulistano 26 16 12 2 2 63 21 42
3 Corinthians 25 16 12 1 3 64 21 43
4 AA São Bento 19 16 9 1 6 34 25 9
5 Ypiranga-SP 15 16 6 3 7 31 31 0
6 Minas Gerais 14 16 6 2 8 47 31 16
7 SC Internacional de São Paulo 11 16 5 1 10 24 57 -33
8 AA das Palmeiras 5 16 2 1 13 17 73 -56
9 Mackenzie-Portuguesa 3 16 1 1 14 10 77 -67
10 Santos - - - - - - - -

Santos matches were canceled, as the club abandoned the competition.

Palestra Itália-SP declared as the Campeonato Paulista champions.

State championship champions[edit]

State Champion State Champion
Amazonas Nacional Paraná Britânia
Bahia Ypiranga-BA Pernambuco Sport Recife
Ceará Fortaleza Rio de Janeiro (DF) Flamengo
Espírito Santo Vitória-ES Rio Grande do Norte América-RN
Maranhão Luso Brasileiro Rio Grande do Sul Guarany de Bagé
Minas Gerais América-MG São Paulo Palestra Itália-SP
Pará Paysandu Sergipe Cotingüiba
Paraíba Cabo Branco

Brazil national team[edit]

The following table lists all the games played by the Brazil national football team in official competitions and friendly matches during 1920.

Date Opposition Result Score Brazil scorers Competition
September 11, 1920  Chile W 1-0 Alvariza South American Championship
September 18, 1920  Uruguay L 0-6 - South American Championship
September 25, 1920  Argentina L 0-2 - South American Championship
October 6, 1920  Argentina L 1-3 Castelhano International Friendly

References[edit]