Campeonato Maranhense Second Division

The Campeonato Maranhense Second Division is the second tier of football league of the state of Maranhão, Brazil.[1][2]

Campeonato Maranhense
Second Division
Founded1921
CountryBrazil
ConfederationFederação Maranhense de Futebol
Level on pyramid2
Promotion toCampeonato Maranhense
Current championsMaranhão (2nd title)
(2022)
Most championshipsIAPE
Maranhão
Moto Club
Santa Quitéria
(2 titles each)

ParticipantsEdit

2022 edition[3]

Club Home city 2021 result
Bacabal Bacabal 7th (1st Division)
Chapadinha Chapadinha Not played
Expressinho São Luís 7th
Imperatriz Imperatriz 8th (1st Division)
ITZ Sport Imperatriz Not played
JV Lideral Imperatriz Not played
Maranhão São Luís 3rd
Sabiá Caxias Not played
Santa Quitéria Santa Quitéria do Maranhão Not played
Timon Timon 4th
Tupan São Luís 5th

List of championsEdit

Season Champions Runners-up
1921 Colombo (1) Paysandu Maranhense
1922–1992 Not held
1993 Coroatá (1) Porto Franco
1994–2000 Not held
2001 Not awarded[a]
2002 Chapadinha (1) Falcão
2003 Not held
2004 Comerciário (1) Americano
2005 Santa Quitéria (1) Juventude
2006 Santa Luzia (1) Nacional
2007 Itinga (1) São José
2008 IAPE (1) JV Lideral
2009 Santa Quitéria (2) Viana
2010 Moto Club (1) Cordino
2011 Sabiá (1) Viana
2012 Balsas (1) Americano
2013 Moto Club (2) Araioses
2014 Expressinho (1) Sabiá
2015 Maranhão (1) Marília
2016 Americano (1) Pinheiro
2017 Bacabal (1) Timon
2018 Pinheiro (1) Chapadinha
2019 Juventude[b] (1) Babaçu
2020[c] IAPE (2) Bacabal
2021 Cordino (1) Tuntum
2022 Maranhão (2) Chapadinha

NotesEdit

  1. ^
    Tocantins de Imperatriz, 2001 edition winners, were stripped of their title.[4]
  2. ^
  3. ^
    Timon lost the 2020 edition title in the sports court.[5]

Titles by teamEdit

Teams in bold still active.

Rank Club Winners Winning years
1 IAPE 2 2008, 2020
Maranhão 2015, 2022
Moto Club 2010, 2013
Santa Quitéria 2005, 2009
5 Americano 1 2016
Bacabal 2017
Balsas 2012
Chapadinha 2002
Colombo 1921
Comerciário 2004
Cordino 2021
Coroatá 1993
Expressinho 2014
Itinga 2007
Juventude 2019
Pinheiro 2018
Sabiá 2011
Santa Luzia 2006

By cityEdit

City Championships Clubs
  São Luís 9 IAPE (2), Maranhão (2), Moto Club (2), Colombo (1), Comerciário (1), Expressinho (1)
  Bacabal 2 Americano (1), Bacabal (1)
  Santa Quitéria do Maranhão 2 Santa Quitéria (2)
  Balsas 1 Balsas (1)
  Barra do Corda 1 Cordino (1)
  Caxias 1 Sabiá (1)
  Chapadinha 1 Chapadinha (1)
  Coroatá 1 Coroatá (1)
  Itinga do Maranhão 1 Itinga (1)
  Pinheiro 1 Pinheiro (1)
  Santa Luzia 1 Santa Luzia (1)
  São Mateus do Maranhão 1 Juventude (1)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Maranhão - Second Division Champions". RSSSF. Retrieved 25 April 2022.
  2. ^ "Campeonato Maranhense Segunda Divisão". Bola na Área (in Portuguese). Retrieved 25 April 2022.
  3. ^ @FutMaranhao (May 5, 2022). "#Maranhense2022B Participantes da 1ª fase do Maranhense Série B 2022" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  4. ^ "Maranhão State League Second Level 2001". RSSSF. Retrieved 25 April 2022.
  5. ^ "Timon é penalizado com perda de 16 pontos por escalação de jogadores irregulares". Globoesporte (in Portuguese). 17 January 2021.