São Tomé and Príncipe Championship

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São Tomé and Principe Championship
Country Flag of Sao Tome and Principe.svg São Tomé and Principe
Confederation CAF
Founded 1977
Level on pyramid 1
Relegation to Second League North and South Zone
Domestic cup(s) Taça Nacional de São Tomé e Principe
International cup(s) Champions League
Confederation Cup
Current champions Sporting Praia Cruz
(2015)
Most championships Sporting Praia Cruz (7)
TV partners TVS and RTP Africa

São Tomé and Principe Championship[1] is the top division of the Federação Santomense de Futebol.[2] The inaugural season started in February 1977. Currently, there are 16 teams participating in the São Tomé and Principe Championship, 10 teams from São Tomé Island and 6 teams from Príncipe Island. The championship is decided in a match between the São Tomé Island champions and the Príncipe Island champions.

Further information: São Tomé Island League
Further information: Principe Island League

Clubs 2013–14[edit]

Previous winners[edit]

Performance by club[edit]

Club Winners Winning Years
Sporting Praia Cruz 7 1982, 1985, 1994, 1999, 2007, 2013, 2015
Vitória FC 5 1977, 1978, 1979, 1986, 1989
GD Os Operários 4 1990, 1993, 1998, 2004
Inter FC 3 1995, 2000, 2003
Bairros Unidos FC1 2 1996, 2001
CD Guadalupe 2 1980, 1981
Sporting Clube do Príncipe 2 2011, 2012
6 de Setembro (Praia) 1 1988
Andorinha SC 1 1984
Santana FC 1 1991
GD Sundy 1 2009–10
UDRA 1 2014
  • 1also known as Caixão Grande

Performance By Island[edit]

Island Winners
São Tomé 23
Príncipe 7

References[edit]

  1. ^ São Tomé and Príncipe Championship
  2. ^ [1]

External links[edit]