The leagues are usually divided in two, three or four levels. The number of clubs per level, as well as the number of levels, are different in each state. For example, in São Paulo there are 16 clubs in the first level, but in Minas Gerais there are 12, and in Rondônia there are just eight clubs.
How many games are in the Brazilian season?
It is the primary soccer competition in Brazil and is contested by 20 clubs. The season usually runs from May to December, with each club playing each other twice, once at their home stadium and once at that of their opponents, so a total of 38 matches for each team.
Which is the most successful club in Brazil?
They are considered to be the most popular and successful sides in Brazilian football, having won all but six editions of the Brasileirão between them since the inception of the tournament.
Honours and popularity.
|São Paulo||13.6 million|
How many soccer teams are there in Brazil?
Learn in this article about the 36 largest soccer teams of the Brazil. According to a law project that intends to fund soccer teams, Brazil has 501 professional teams registered at CBF or Confederação Brasileira de Futebol, the Brazilian Soccer Confederation, plus 13,000 amateur teams in activity.
Who won the Brazilian football league?
How popular is soccer in Brazil?
Brazilian Football Culture and Players
More than 10,000 Brazilians play professionally worldwide. The sport has a large impact on Brazilian culture. It is considered a favorite pastime of youngsters playing Football on the streets and indoor, Futebol de salao fields.