Federação Mato-Grossense de Futebol
|Number of teams||12|
|Domestic cup(s)||Copa do Brasil|
|Current champions||Cuiabá |
|Most championships||Mixto (24 titles)|
First Division 2006
- The teams are divided in two groups of six teams.
- Double round-robin, in which all teams from one group play home-and-away games against all teams within the group.
- Home-and-away playoff with the top teams of each group. The winner is crowned the champion of the first stage.
- The teams last placed in each group are relegated to the second division.
- The teams are divided in two groups of five teams.
- Double round-robin, in which all teams from one group play home-and-away games against all teams of the other group.
- Home-and-away playoff with the top teams of each group. The winner is crowned the champion of the second stage.
Third stage (if necessary):
- Home-and-away playoff with the winners of the first and second stages.
If a team wins both stages (first and second) it is crowned the champion. If not, the third stage is disputed, and the winner is the champion.
As in any other Brazilian soccer championship, the format can change every year.
First Division 2006
- Barra do Garças Futebol Clube
- Cacerense Esporte Clube
- Clube Esportivo Dom Bosco
- Cuiabá Esporte Clube S/C Ltda
- Grêmio Esportivo Jaciara
- Luverdense Esporte Clube
- Mixto Esporte Clube
- Operário Futebol Clube Ltda
- Santa Cruz Esporte Clube
- Sociedade Esportiva Vila Aurora
- Sorriso Esporte Clube
- União Esporte Clube
List of championsEdit
Titles by teamEdit
- Mixto 24 times
- Operário (VG) 14 times
- Cuiabá 9 times
- Dom Bosco 6 times
- Atlético 5 times
- Operário (CG) 4 times
- Luverdense and Sinop 3 times
- Juventude and Sorriso 2 times
- Comercial (CG), Americano, Vila Aurora, Cacerense, União 1 time
Copa Governador de Mato GrossoEdit
The Copa Governador de Mato Grosso (English: Governor of Mato Grosso Cup) is a competition contested in the second semester of the year, by Mato Grosso state teams, originally to determine a spot in the following year's Campeonato Brasileiro Série C, but now to determine who will make it to the Série D.