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 PES Name
Atleticomineiro.png Atlético Mineiro N/A
Paranaense.png Atlético Paranaense N/A
Avaí N/A
Chapecoense N/A
Corinthians.png Corinthians N/A
Coritiba.png Coritiba N/A
Cruzeiro.png Cruzeiro Belo Horizonte (PES 4)
Figueirense N/A
Flamengo.png Flamengo N/A
Fluminense.png Fluminense N/A
Goiaslogo.jpeg Goiás EC N/A
Gremio.png Grêmio N/A
SC Internacional.png Internacional N/A
Joinville N/A
Palmeiras Palestora (PES 1)
Mato Grosso (PES 2)
PontePreta.JPG Ponte Preta N/A
FC Santos.png Santos N/A
SaoPaulo.png Sao Paulo Caopolo (PES 5, PES 6)
Sport Recife N/A
Vasco.png Vasco da Gama Rio de Janeiro (ISSPE2, PES 1)
Selvas (PES 2)

Other teams that have been in the league since its inclusion in the game (and are usually placed in the "Other Latin American Teams" zone when relegated) are:

Badge Club Name
Atlético Goianiense
Bahia.png Bahia
Botafogo.png Botafogo
Criciumalogo.png Criciúma
Nautico.png Nautico
Portuguesa.png Portuguesa
Vitorialogo.png Vitória


Leagues
English League · Ligue 1 · Bundesliga · Italian League · Eredivisie · LIGA BBVA · Portuguese League · Brazilian League · Argentine Primera División · Chilean Primera División · Other Leagues · PEU League · PLA League · PAS League · PDII League ·

Related Threads

Campeonato Brasileiro - last post by @ Sep 18, 2012
Last edited by 187.76.75.162 today at 06:15
This page has been accessed 16,002 times.