Rio de Janeiro State League (Campeonato Fluminense) 1952

ADRIANINO Atlético Clube (Engenheiro Paulo de Frontin)
BARRA MANSA Futebol Clube (Barra Mansa)
CENTRAL Sport Club (Barra do Piraí)
COROADOS Futebol Clube (Valença)
ESPERANÇA Futebol Clube (Nova Iguaçu)
FONSECA Atlético Clube (Niterói)

In the end of 1951, FFD formed a football department called Divisão
Estadual de Profissionais (State Professional Division), the beggining
of the professional era in Rio de Janeiro state. The six founders of
DEP participated of it's championship in 1952. The championship was
decided by lost points.

[Apr 27]
Fonseca		8-3	Esperança
Barra Mansa	2-0	Central
Adrianino	?-?	Coroados

[May 4]
Central		4-0	Fonseca
Esperança	2-0	Adrianino
Barra Mansa	2-3	Coroados

[May 11]
Fonseca		1-1	Barra Mansa
Coroados	6-1	Esperança
Adrianino	1-1	Central

[May 18]
Coroados	?-?	Fonseca
Esperança	0-4	Central
Barra Mansa	?-?	Adrianino

[May 25]
Adrianino	2-2	Fonseca
Esperança	5-3	Barra Mansa
Central		2-2	Coroados

[Jun 1]
Esperança	3-2	Fonseca
Central		2-3	Barra Mansa
Coroados	2-3	Adrianino

[Jun 8]
Fonseca		3-1	Central
Adrianino	3-0	Esperança
Coroados	3-2	Barra Mansa

[Jun 15]
Barra Mansa	4-0	Fonseca
Esperança	2-2	Coroados
Central		4-2	Adrianino

[Jun 22]
Fonseca		3-1	Coroados
Adrianino	3-1	Barra Mansa
Central		5-2	Esperança

[Jun 29]
Fonseca		1-2	Adrianino
Coroados	3-0	Central
Barra Mansa	4-0	Esperança

Final standings:
 1.Adrianino	  8 lp	Champions
 2.Coroados	  8 lp
 3.Central	 10 lp
 4.Fonseca	 11 lp
 5.Barra Mansa	 12 lp
 6.Esperança	 13 lp
lp=lost points

Adrianino: Mão-de-onça; J. Maria e Martins; Jair, Leléu e Ary; Marinho, Haroldo,
Manoel, Mário e Carlos.

Rio de Janeiro State League (Campeonato Fluminense) 1952 - Extra

Esporte Clube 1º DE MAIO (Piraí)
ADRIANINO Atlético Clube (Engenheiro Paulo de Frontin)
BARRA MANSA Futebol Clube (Barra Mansa)
CENTRAL Sport Club (Barra do Piraí)
COROADOS Futebol Clube (Valença)
RIACHUELO Esporte Clube (Paraíba do Sul)
TUPY Sport Club (Paracambi)

Along the year of 1952, many clubs joined the professionalism and
inscribed in FFD. In august/1952, FFD decided to organize an extra
championship with the new inscribed clubs plus those which played
the first championship. The extra championship begun in october;
Fonseca, Esperança and Fluminense F.C. (from Vassouras) withdrew
from the championship due to reforms in their stadia.

Some matches:
[Mar 1/1953]
Adrianino	3-1	Barra Mansa
Tupy		4-3	Riachuelo

Final standings:
1.Adrianino	Champions
3.Barra Mansa
5.1º de Maio


1952 (Torneio Início)


list of champions

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