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Campeonato Brasileiro de Futebol Feminino

Campeonato Brasileiro de Futebol Feminino
Country Brazil
Confederation CONMEBOL
Founded September 18, 2013
Number of teams 20
Level on pyramid 1
Domestic cup(s) Copa do Brasil de Futebol Feminino
International cup(s) Copa Libertadores Femenina
Current champions Ferroviária (1st title)
(2014)
Most championships Centro Olímpico and Ferroviária
(1 title each)
TV partners Fox Sports
BandSports
Website Official website
2015 Campeonato Brasileiro de Futebol Feminino

The Campeonato Brasileiro de Futebol Feminino is an annual Confederação Brasileira de Futebol, or CBF. It is the country's premier women's football competition. Contested by 20 clubs, seasons typically run from September to December.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Format 2
  • List of winners 3
  • Performances 4
    • By club 4.1
    • By state 4.2
  • Top scorers 5
  • See also 6
  • References 7
  • External links 8

History

There was a tournament called Taça Brasil de Futebol Feminino (Women's Football Brazil Trophy, in English) played between 1983 and 1989, and a competition also named Campeonato Brasileiro de Futebol Feminino which was a forerunner of the current Campeonato Brasileiro de Futebol Feminino and was played between 1994 and 2001. In 2006, another tournament called Taça Brasil de Futebol Feminino was disputed. This competition was organized by the Amateur Paulista Football Federation (Federação Paulista de Futebol Amador, FPFA) and by the National Football League (Liga Nacional de Futebol, Linaf). The competition was contested in Rio de Janeiro state.

The current league and format was founded and first played in 2013.

Format

20 teams take part in the competition. In the first round there are four groups of five teams that play each other once. THe top two of each group move on. In the second round eight teams are put into two groups of four. Teams play each other twice and the top two teams move to the semi-finals. Semi-finals and the final are played over two legs.

List of winners

Season Winner 1st leg 2nd leg Aggregate Runner-up Refs
2013 Centro Olímpico 2–2 2–1 4–3 São José
2014 Ferroviária 3–0 5–3 8–3 Kindermann [1][2]

Performances

By club

Team Winners Runners-up Years won Years runner-up
Centro Olímpico 1 0 2013
Ferroviária 1 0 2014
São José 0 1 2013
Kindermann 0 1 2014

By state

State Winners Runners-up Winning clubs Runners-up
 São Paulo 2 1 Centro Olímpico (1), Ferroviária (1) São José (1)
 Santa Catarina 0 1 Kindermann (1)

Top scorers

Season Topscorer Team Goals
2013 Gabi Zanotti Centro Olímpico 12
2014 Raquel Ferroviária 14

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.ebc.com.br/esportes/2014/11/ferroviaria-vence-o-kindermann-por-3-a-0-e-fica-perto-do-titulo-brasileiro
  2. ^ http://www.ebc.com.br/esportes/2014/11/futebol-feminino-ferroviaria-recebe-titulo-de-campea-brasileira

External links

  • Official website
  • soccerway.com, fixtures and results
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