Rio Grande do Norte State League 1960

Campeonato Potiguar 1960

Clubs:

ABC Futebol Clube (Natal)
ALECRIM Futebol Clube (Natal)
Clube ATLÉTICO Potiguar (Natal)
GLOBO Sport Club (Natal)
RIACHUELO Atlético Clube (Natal)

Rules: triple round-robin. Each round-robin champion qualifies to league finals.
Regulamento: três turnos. Os campeões de cada turno se classificam para as finais.

First round-robin
Primeiro turno

Round 1
[Jul 31]
Alecrim    2-0  Atlético
[Aug 4]
Riachuelo  1-3  Globo/N

Round 3
[Aug 7]
Atlético   4-4  ABC
[Aug 10]
Alecrim    1-3  Riachuelo

Round 3
[Aug 14]
ABC        2-0  Globo/N
[Sep 4]
Atlético   2-0  Riachuelo  [postponed from Aug 17]


Round 4
[Aug 24]
Globo/N    0-2  Alecrim
[Sep 18]
Riachuelo  2-4  ABC        [postponed from Aug 24]


Round 5
[Aug 31]
Globo/N    2-1  Atlético
[Sep 25]
ABC        1-0  Alecrim    [postponed from Sep 4]


Team         M  W  D  L  GF-GA Pts
1.ABC        4  3  1  0  11- 6   7  Champions; to league finals
----------------------------------
2.Alecrim    4  2  0  2   5- 4   4
3.Globo/N    4  2  0  2   5- 6   4
4.Atlético   4  1  1  2   7- 8   3
5.Riachuelo  4  1  0  3   6-10   2

Second round-robin
Segundo turno

Round 1
[Oct 2]
Atlético   0-1  Alecrim
[Oct 5]
Globo/N    3-4  Riachuelo

Round 2
[Oct 9]
ABC        2-0  Atlético
[Oct 16]
Riachuelo  1-2  Alecrim

Round 3
[Oct 19]
Globo/N    0-2  ABC
[Oct 23]
Riachuelo  2-2  Atlético

Round 4
[Oct 26]
Alecrim    3-0  Globo/N
[Oct 30]
ABC        3-4  Riachuelo

Round 5
[Nov 2]
Atlético   3-1  Globo/N
[Nov 6]
Alecrim    2-3  ABC

Team         M  W  D  L  GF-GA Pts
1.ABC        4  3  0  1  10- 6   6  To tiebreaking match
2.Alecrim    4  3  0  1   8- 4   6  To tiebreaking match
----------------------------------
3.Riachuelo  4  2  1  1  11-10   5
4.Atlético   4  1  1  2   5- 6   3
5.Globo/N    4  0  0  4   4-12   0

Second round-robin (Tiebreaking match)
Segundo turno (Partida desempate)

[Nov 9]
ABC  1-2  Alecrim

Alecrim qualify to league finals

Third round-robin
Terceiro turno

Round 1
[Nov 13]
Alecrim    3-2  Atlético
[Nov 15]
Riachuelo  3-1  Globo/N

Round 2
[Nov 20]
Atlético   0-3  ABC
[Nov 23]
Alecrim    3-0  Riachuelo

Round 3
[Nov 27]
ABC        4-2  Globo/N
[Nov 30]
Atlético   2-3  Riachuelo

Round 4
[Dec 4]
Globo/N    1-1  Alecrim
[Dec 11]
Riachuelo  2-3  ABC

Round 5
[Dec 14]
Globo/N    2-0  Atlético
[Dec 18]
ABC        3-1  Alecrim

Team         M  W  D  L  GF-GA Pts
1.ABC        4  4  0  0  13- 5   8  Champions; to league finals
----------------------------------
2.Alecrim    4  2  1  1   8- 6   5
3.Riachuelo  4  2  0  2   8- 9   4
4.Globo/N    4  1  1  2   6- 8   3
5.Atlético   4  0  0  4   4-11   0

League finals
Finais do campeonato

Rules: as winner of two round-robins, a simple win gives ABC the league championship.
Should Alecrim win the match, a three-legged final is required.
Regulamento: como vencedor de dois turnos, o ABC é campeão com uma vitória simples.
Em caso de vitória do Alecrim, será necessária uma melhor de três.

[Dec 21]
Alecrim  1-3  ABC

*** ABC are 1960 Rio Grande do Norte State League champions ***

Final standings
Classificação final

Team          M  W  D  L  GF-GA Pts
1.ABC        13 11  1  1  37-18  23  Champions; qualified to 1961 Taça Brasil
2.Alecrim    13  7  1  5  22-17  15
3.Riachuelo  12  5  1  6  25-29  11
4.Globo/N    12  3  1  8  15-26   7
5.Atlético   12  2  2  8  16-25   6

1959

1960 (Torneio Início)

1961

List of champions

Topscorers


About this document

Prepared and maintained by Vítor Dias for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation and RSSSF Brazil

Author: Vítor Dias (vitor.dias@gmail.com)
Last updated: 8 Jul 2019

(C) Copyright Vítor Dias, RSSSF and RSSSF Brazil 2019
You are free to copy this document in whole or part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the author. All rights reserved.