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Season




1st Phase:



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Format:



9 teams. Each team plays all the teams once for a total of 8 games each, over 8 game weeks.





Scoring points:



3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.







Table order:



1. points won; 2. games won; 3. total goal difference; 4. total goals scored; 5. draw.







Qualification for Semi-Finals:



1-4 place: qualify for Semi-Finals





Relegation:



8-9 place: relegated





Final Stages:



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Semi-finals:



Teams are paired according to their 1st Phase standings:



1st vs 4th;



2nd vs 3rd.



Winners are decided over two legs.



The higher placed teams host the second legs.







Tie-breakers for the Semi-finals knockout matches over two legs:



1. aggregate score from the two legs, 2. hosting the second leg.







Final:



The two Semi-finals winners meet each other with the winner becoming Alagoano champion.



Winner is decided over two legs.



The team with better 1st Phase record hosts the second leg.





Tie-breakers for the Final knockout matches over two legs:



1. aggregate score from the two legs, 2. extra time, 3. penalties.







Qualification for Serie D:



1-2 place: qualify for Serie D



* - if a qualified team is participating in Serie A, Serie B, Serie C or Serie D, the best placed team that isn't already assured participation in Serie a, Serie B, Serie C or Serie D qualifies instead.







Qualification for Copa do Brasil:



champion: qualifies for Copa do Brasil



losing finalist: qualifies for Copa do Brasil



3 place: qualifies for Copa do Brasil







Qualification for Copa do Nordeste:



champion: qualifies for Copa do Nordeste



losing finalist: qualifies for Copa do Nordeste