1917 in Brazilian football

The following article presents a summary of the 1917 football (soccer) season in Brazil, which was the 16th season of competitive football in the country.

Football in Brazil
Season1917
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Campeonato PaulistaEdit

Final Standings

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Paulistano 27 16 12 3 1 41 17 24
2 Palestra Itália-SP 25 16 10 5 1 41 18 23
3 Corinthians 19 16 8 3 5 39 26 13
4 Santos 18 16 8 2 6 44 36 8
5 AA das Palmeiras 17 16 7 3 6 32 27 5
6 Ypiranga-SP 15 16 6 3 7 34 37 -3
7 AA São Bento 9 16 3 3 10 23 41 -18
8 SC Internacional de São Paulo 7 16 3 1 12 25 58 -33
9 Mackenzie 5 16 1 3 12 21 40 -19

Paulistano declared as the Campeonato Paulista champions.

State championship championsEdit

State Champion
Amazonas Nacional
Bahia Ypiranga-BA
Espírito Santo América-ES
Minas Gerais América-MG
Paraná América-PR
Pernambuco Sport Recife
Rio de Janeiro (DF) Fluminense
São Paulo Paulistano

Brazil national teamEdit

The following table lists all the games played by the Brazil national football team in official competitions and friendly matches during 1917.

Date Opposition Result Score Brazil scorers Competition
January 7, 1917   Dublin D 0–0 - International Friendly (unofficial match)
May 6, 1917   Barracas D 1–1 Friedenreich International Friendly (unofficial match)
May 13, 1917   Barracas W 2–1 Heitor Dominguez, Arnaldo International Friendly (unofficial match)
October 3, 1917   Argentina L 2–4 Neco, Lagreca South American Championship
October 7, 1917   Uruguay L 0–4 - South American Championship
October 12, 1917   Chile W 5–0 Caetano, Neco, Amílcar, Haroldo (2) South American Championship
October 16, 1917   Uruguay L 1–3 Neco International Friendly

ReferencesEdit