Campeonato Brasilero Série A
FIFA Region
CONMEBOL
Season
2020
Location
Brazil
Abbreviation
BRA1

Summary

The Campeonato Brasileiro Série A (BRA1) is the top level of league style football competition in Brazil. At the end of the 2020 BRA1 season, the BRA1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021 Copa Libertadores - Group Stage:
    • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place 2020 BRA1 teams
  • 2021 Copa Libertadores - 1st Stage:
    • 5th and 6th place 2020 BRA1 teams
  • 2021 Copa Sudamericana - 1st Stage:
    • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th best 2020 BRA1 teams without a 2021 Copa Libertadores berth

The winner of the 2020 Copa do Brasil, typically a BRA1 team, also receives a berth in the 2021 Copa Libertadores - Group Stage. If a BRA1 has earned the Copa do Brasil berth and has also earned a spot in one of the berths above, then the 7th best 2020 BRA1 teams without a 2021 Copa Libertadores berth will receive a berth in the 2021 Copa Sudamericana - 1st Stage.

Leagues Pyramid - Brazil

Abbrev League # of Teams
BRA1 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A 20
BRA2 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B 20
BRA3 Campeonato Brasileiro Série C 20
BRA4 Campeonato Brasileiro Série D 68

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

8 Aug 2020 - 24 Feb 2021  20: BRA1 (16), BRA2 (4)

Season Format

Each BRA1 team plays Home-Away matches against the other BRA1 teams for a total of 38 league matches. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) matches won, (2) goal difference, (3) total goals scored, (4) head-to-head results, (5) least red cards received, (6) least yellow cards received, then (7) a draw.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of each 2020 season, the 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th place BRA1 teams will be relegated to the BRA2, and four BRA2 teams will be promoted to the 2021 BRA1.


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Table

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Internacional 3218 -8-662-5530251611 -4-137311417167 -4-52524168
2São Paulo 3216 -10-658-523418169 -5-232251312167 -5-42627216
3Atlético MG 3217 -6-957-5641151612 -3-139361224165 -3-8182029-9
4Flamengo 3116 -7-855-534112168 -4-42829218158 -3-42724204
5Palmeiras 3214 -10-852-453114168 -6-230281414166 -4-62217170
6Grêmio 3112 -15-451-402713159 -5-132271413163 -10-31913130
7Fluminense FC 3214 -8-1050-45405169 -4-331261412165 -4-7191926-7
8Ceará 3212 -9-1145-47425166 -5-52319190166 -4-62228235
9Corinthians 3112 -9-1045-38362167 -5-42624195155 -4-6191417-3
10Santos FC 3212 -9-1145-44440167 -6-32731229165 -3-8181322-9
11CA Bragantino 3211 -11-1044-45378168 -4-428301812163 -7-6161519-4
12Atlético Paranaense 3212 -6-1442-2931-2167 -4-52516124165 -2-9171319-6
13Goianiense 3210 -12-1042-3237-5164 -8-42018180166 -4-6221419-5
14CR Vasco de Gama 329 -9-1436-3447-13166 -4-62218171163 -5-8141630-14
15Fortaleza EC 328 -11-1335-2832-4166 -6-42414104162 -5-9111422-8
16Sport Recife 3210 -5-1735-2641-15168 -1-72517170162 -4-1010924-15
17EC Bahia 319 -5-1732-3653-17157 -1-7222021-1162 -4-10101632-16
18Goiás EC 327 -8-1729-3354-21164 -4-8161628-12163 -4-9131726-9
19Coritiba FBC 326 -9-1727-2743-16163 -5-8141116-5163 -4-9131627-11
20Botafogo (RJ) 324 -11-1723-2751-24162 -5-9111324-11162 -6-8121427-13
Copa Libertadores
Copa Sudamericana
Relegation

Fixtures

Thu - 28 Jan 2021
 EC Bahia   CorinthiansArena Fonte Nova
 Grêmio   FlamengoArena do Grêmio
Sun - 31 Jan 2021
 Vasco de Gama   EC BahiaEstádio São Januário
 Coritiba FBC   GrêmioEstádio Couto Pereira
 Goianiense   São PauloEstádio Serra Dourada
 Atlético MG   Fortaleza ECEstádio Independência
 Ceará   Atlético ParanaenseCastelão (Ceará)
 Internacional   Red Bull BragantinoEstádio Beira-Rio
 Fluminense FC   Goiás ECEstádio Maracanã
Mon - 1 Feb 2021
 Sport Recife   FlamengoEstádio Ilha do Retiro
Tue - 2 Feb 2021
 Palmeiras   Botafogo (RJ)Allianz Parque
Wed - 3 Feb 2021
 Grêmio   Santos FCArena do Grêmio
 Red Bull Bragantino   GoianienseEstádio Nabi Abi Chedid
 Corinthians   CearáArena Corinthians
 Goiás EC   Atlético MGEstádio Serra Dourada
 EC Bahia   Fluminense FCArena Fonte Nova
Thu - 4 Feb 2021
 Fortaleza EC   Coritiba FBCEstádio Municipal Presidente Getúlio Vargas
 Flamengo   Vasco de GamaEstádio do Maracanã
Sun - 7 Feb 2021

Results

Tue - 26 Jan 2021
 Palmeiras 11 Vasco de GamaAllianz Parque
Mon - 25 Jan 2021
 Corinthians 02 Red Bull BragantinoNeo Química Arena
Sun - 24 Jan 2021
 Fluminense FC 20 Botafogo (RJ)Estádio São Januário
 Sport Recife 20 EC BahiaEstádio Ilha do Retiro
 Goianiense 20 Fortaleza ECEstádio Antônio Accioly
 Santos FC 34 Goiás ECEstádio Urbano Caldeira
 Atlético Paranaense 21 FlamengoArena da Baixada
 Ceará 21 PalmeirasCastelão (Ceará)
 Internacional 21 GrêmioEstádio Beira-Rio
Sat - 23 Jan 2021
 Vasco de Gama 32 Atlético MGEstádio São Januário
 São Paulo 11 Coritiba FBCEstádio do Morumbi
Thu - 21 Jan 2021
 Corinthians 30 Sport RecifeNeo Química Arena
 Flamengo 20 PalmeirasEstádio Nacional Mané Garrincha
 Fortaleza EC 20 Santos FCCastelão (Ceará)
 Goiás EC 04 CearáEstádio de Hailé Pinheiro
Wed - 20 Jan 2021
 Red Bull Bragantino 41 Vasco de GamaEstádio Nabi Abi Chedid
 São Paulo 15 InternacionalEstádio do Morumbi
 Coritiba FBC 33 Fluminense FCEstádio Couto Pereira
 Grêmio 11 Atlético MGArena do Grêmio