2011 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A

The 2011 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A (officially the Brasileirão Petrobras 2011 for sponsorship reasons) was the 55th edition of the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A, the top-level of professional football in Brazil. It began on May 21 and was scheduled to end on December 4. Fluminense comes in as the defending champion having won the 2010 season.

TeamsEdit

Locations of the 2011 Série A teams
Team Home city Stadium Capacity
América Mineiro Belo Horizonte Arena do Jacaré 25,000
Atlético Goianiense Goiânia Serra Dourada 50,049
Atlético Mineiro Belo Horizonte Arena do Jacaré 25,000
Atlético Paranaense Curitiba Arena da Baixada 28,237
Avaí Florianópolis Ressacada 19,000
Bahia Salvador Pituaçu 32,179
Botafogo Rio de Janeiro Engenhão 46,931
Ceará Fortaleza Presidente Vargas 20,600
Corinthians São Paulo Pacaembu 37,952
Coritiba Curitiba Couto Pereira 37,182
Cruzeiro Belo Horizonte Arena do Jacaré 25,000
Figueirense Florianópolis Orlando Scarpelli 19,808
Flamengo Rio de Janeiro Engenhão 46,931
Fluminense Rio de Janeiro Engenhão 46,931
Grêmio Porto Alegre Olímpico 45,000
Internacional Porto Alegre Beira-Rio 56,000
Palmeiras São Paulo Pacaembu 37,952
Santos Santos Vila Belmiro 20,120
São Paulo São Paulo Morumbi 67,428
Vasco da Gama Rio de Janeiro São Januário 22,150

ResultsEdit

StatisticsEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Name Nationality Club Goals
1 Borges   Brazilian Santos 23
2 Fred   Brazilian Fluminense 22
3 Deivid   Brazilian Flamengo 15
4 Leandro Damião   Brazilian Internacional 14
Ronaldinho   Brazilian Flamengo 14
William   Brazilian Avaí 14
7 Sebastián Abreu   Uruguayan Botafogo 13
Kempes   Brazilian América-MG 13
Neymar   Brazilian Santos 13
10 Anselmo   Brazilian Atlético Goianiense 12
Liédson   Portuguese Corinthians 12
Walter Montillo   Argentine Cruzeiro 12
Thiago Neves   Brazilian Flamengo 12

Hat-tricksEdit

Player For Against Result Date
  Anderson Aquino Coritiba Vasco da Gama 5-1 (H) 5 June 2011
  Liédson Corinthians São Paulo 5-0 (H) 26 June 2011
  Ronaldinho Flamengo Santos 5-4 (A) 27 July 2011
  André Lima Grêmio Atlético Paranaense 4-0 (H) 4 September 2011
  Leandro Damião Internacional Palmeiras 3-0 (A) 11 September 2011
  Diego Souza Vasco da Gama Cruzeiro 3-0 (A) 25 September 2011
  Fred Fluminense Coritiba 3-1 (H) 13 October 2011
  Neymar4 Santos Atlético Paranaense 4-1 (H) 29 October 2011
  Thiago Neves Flamengo Cruzeiro 5-1 (H) 6 November 2011
  Fred4 Fluminense Grêmio 5-4 (H) 16 November 2011
  Fred Fluminense Figueirense 4-0 (A) 20 November 2011