Campeonato Brasilero Série A
FIFA Region
CONMEBOL
Season
2022
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 2022 BRA1 season, the BRA1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2023 Copa Libertadores - Group Stage:
    • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th place 2022 BRA1 teams
  • 2023 Copa Libertadores - 2nd Stage:
    • 7th place 2022 BRA1 teams
  • 2023 Copa Sudamericana - Group Stage:
    • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th best 2022 BRA1 teams without a 2023 Copa Libertadores berth

The winner of the 2022 Copa do Brasil, typically a BRA1 team, also receives a berth in the 2023 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 2022 BRA1 teams without a 2023 Copa Libertadores berth will receive a berth in the 2023 Copa Sudamericana - Group 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

9 Apr 2022 - 12 Nov 2022  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 2022 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 2023 BRA1.


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Table

 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1Palmeiras 3723 -12-281-6624421913 -4-2433912271810 -8-038271215
2Internacional 3719 -13-570-5531241812 -5-141371423197 -8-42918171
3Fluminense FC 3720 -7-1067-6241211912 -3-439392019188 -4-62823212
4Corinthians 3718 -11-865-443591812 -4-240241014196 -7-6252025-5
5Flamengo 3818 -8-1262-6039211911 -3-536371522197 -5-7262324-1
6Atlético MG 3714 -13-1055-44377198 -5-62925187186 -8-42619190
7Atlético Paranaense 3715 -10-1255-4548-31810 -6-236281711195 -4-10191731-14
8Botafogo (RJ) 3715 -8-1453-41401196 -4-9221819-1189 -4-53123212
9Fortaleza EC 3714 -10-1352-44395197 -8-429241311187 -2-9232026-6
10América (MG) 3715 -7-1552-39390189 -3-63021174196 -4-9221822-4
11São Paulo 3712 -15-1051-51429198 -6-530322111184 -9-5211921-2
12Santos FC 3712 -11-1447-44395188 -5-529281711194 -6-9181622-6
13Goiás EC 3711 -13-1346-4049-9186 -8-42620182195 -5-9202031-11
14Red Bull Bragantino 3711 -11-1544-4958-9188 -5-52929227193 -6-10152036-16
15Coritiba FBC 3712 -6-1942-3858-201911 -4-43725169181 -2-1551342-29
16Cuiabá EC 379 -11-1738-2941-12185 -8-52315141194 -3-12151427-13
17Goianiense 378 -11-1835-3856-18196 -5-8232223-1182 -6-10121633-17
18Avaí 389 -8-2135-3460-26197 -4-8252426-2192 -4-13101034-24
19Ceará 376 -16-1534-3040-10183 -8-7171621-5193 -8-8171419-5
20EC Juventude 373 -13-2122-2865-37192 -9-8151827-9181 -4-1371038-28
2022 Copa Libertadores
2022 Copa Sudamericana
Relegation to BRA2

Results

Sun - 13 Nov 2022
 Cuiabá EC 21 Coritiba FBCArena Pantanal
 Goiás EC 04 São PauloEstádio de Hailé Pinheiro
 Ceará 41 EC JuventudeCastelão (Ceará)
 Internacional 30 PalmeirasEstádio Beira-Rio
 Santos FC 02 Fortaleza ECEstádio Urbano Caldeira
 Corinthians 01 Atlético MGNeo Química Arena
 Red Bull Bragantino 01 Fluminense FCEstádio Nabi Abi Chedid
 América (MG) 11 GoianienseEstádio Independência
Sat - 12 Nov 2022
 Flamengo 12 AvaíEstádio do Maracanã
Thu - 10 Nov 2022
Wed - 9 Nov 2022
 Goianiense 11 Atlético ParanaenseEstádio Serra Dourada
 EC Juventude 22 FlamengoEstádio Alfredo Jaconi
 Palmeiras 21 América (MG)Allianz Parque
 Fortaleza EC 60 Red Bull BragantinoCastelão (Ceará)
 Coritiba FBC 22 CorinthiansEstádio Couto Pereira
 Avaí 20 CearáRessacada
 Fluminense FC 30 Goiás ECEstádio do Maracanã
Tue - 8 Nov 2022
 São Paulo 01 InternacionalEstádio do Morumbi