Match series played from 1917 to 1920 between the state teams of Distrito Federal and Minas Gerais. Champions Runners-up Result 1917 Distrito Federal Minas Gerais 2-1 [*] 1918 Distrito Federal Minas Gerais 3-1, 13-0 [**] 1919 Distrito Federal Minas Gerais 2-1, 2-2 [**] 1920 Distrito Federal Minas Gerais 2-1, 15-0 [**] [*] Match played in Rio de Janeiro [*] 1st match in Belo Horizonte, 2nd in Rio de Janeiro. Obs.: Until 1959, "Distrito Federal" means the Brazilian capital (corresponding only to the city of Rio de Janeiro). There was also a state of Rio de Janeiro (corresponding to the countryside of the current Rio de Janeiro state). In 1960, the former Distrito Federal was renamed to Guanabara state and the recently inaugrated city of Brasília became the new and current Distrito Federal. Finally, in 1975, the states of Guanabara and Rio de Janeiro were merged, becoming the current state of Rio de Janeiro.
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Author: Marcos Antonio Henriques Pinheiro
Last updated: 04 Feb 2006
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