Santo Antão Island League (North)

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Santo Antão Island League (South)
Region Cape Verde Northeastern Santo Antão Island, Cape Verde
Founded 1997
Number of teams 9
Promotion to Cape Verdean Football Championship
Domestic cup(s) Ribeira Grande Cup
Ribeira Grande Super Cup
Current champions Sinagoga (1st time)
Most championships Paulense DC (6 times)
Website Official website

The Santo Antão Island League (North) is a regional championship played in Ribeira Grande and Paul (though not listed), Santo Antão Island, Cape Verde. The winner of the championship plays in Cape Verdean football Championships of each season. The league was formed in 1997 and continued to play with the Santo Antão Island League until the breakup into the north and south zones in 2002.

The league are several that have a premier and a second division, six clubs participate in the premier and four clubs participate in the second division, a club with the most number of points promotes into the regional premier division the following season while the last placed club from the regional premier division releagates into the second division the following season.

Paulense has the most number of island titles with six, second is Solpontense with five, third is Rosariense with three and three clubs Beira-Mar and Foguetões and now Sinagoga with only one title.

Santo Antão Island League (North) - Clubs 2015/16[edit]

Premier Division[edit]

Second Division[edit]

3 of 4 listed

  • Irmãos Unidos
  • Rosariense (Ribeira Grande)
  • São Pedro Apostolo (Vale de Garça)



Performance by club[edit]

Club Winners Winning Years
Paulense DC 6 2003, 2004, 2005, 2012, 2014, 2015
Solpontense Futebol Clube 5 1999, 2000, 2008, 2010, 2013
Rosariense Clube 3 1998, 2007, 2011
Beira-Mar (Ribeira Grande) 1 2006
Foguetões 1 2009
Sinagoga 1 2016


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