Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A

Brasileirão
Campeonato Brasileiro serie ALogo.png
Full Name Campeonato Brasileiro Série A
PES Name Liga do Brasil
Founded 1959
First Appearance PES 2013
Teams 20
Most championships FC Santos.png Santos (8 Titles)
Palmeiras.png Palmeiras (8 Titles)
Current champions Fluminense.png Fluminense

The Campeonato Brasileiro de Clubes da Série A, popularly known as the Brasileirão, is a professional football league at the top of the Brazilian football league system held annually since 1959. Contested by twenty clubs, it operates a system of promotion and relegation with the Série B. The season runs from May to December of the same year, with teams playing 38 matches each, totalling 380 matches in the season. Due to sponsorship reasons, the league is known as the Brasileirão Petrobras. It's currently among the best leagues in South America, and maybe in the whole Americas. The league gets 5 teams in the Libertadores, 6 if the past winner was Brazilian and didn't qualify by finishing 1-5th or won the Copa do Brasil.

[edit] Teams

There are 20 teams participating in the Brasileirão, they are:

Badge Club Name
Atleticomineiro.png Atletico Mineiro
Paranaense.png Atletico Paranaense
Bahia.png Bahia
Botafogo.png Botafogo
Corinthians.png Corinthians
Coritiba.png Coritiba
Criciumalogo.png Criciuma
Cruzeiro.png Cruzeiro
Flamengo.png Flamengo
Fluminense.png Fluminense
Goiaslogo.jpeg Goiás EC
Gremio.png Gremio
SC Internacional.png Internacional
Nautico.png Nautico
PontePreta.JPG Ponte Preta
Portuguesa.png Portuguesa
FC Santos.png Santos
SaoPaulo.png Sao Paulo
Vasco.png Vasco da Gama
Vitorialogo.png Vitória


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