List of football clubs in Brazil


List of football clubs in Brazil

The Brazilian Football League is highly regionalised because of the vast size of the country. The structure of the league has changed frequently from year to year as different configurations are experimented with. Now, the league has the same configuration of European leagues. Football is by far the most popular sport in Brazil and many of the world's best football players come from the country.

The list of Brazilian teams in football league is very vast (more than four hundred in Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF)'s official register). There follows a regionalised list of the noted teams in the Brazilian football league.

List of clubs sorted by state


=Acre=

"State championship: Campeonato Acreano"

Amapá

"State championship: Campeonato Amapaense"

Ceará

"State championship: Campeonato Cearense"

Espírito Santo

"State championship: Campeonato Capixaba"

Maranhão

"State championship: Campeonato Maranhense"

Mato Grosso do Sul

"State championship: Campeonato Sul-Matogrossense"

Defunct clubs


=Paraná=

"State championship: Campeonato Paranaense"

Defunct clubs

Defunct clubs

Defunct clubs


=Santa Catarina=

"State championship: Campeonato Catarinense"

Sergipe

"State championship: Campeonato Sergipano"


=Tocantins=

"State championship: Campeonato Tocantinense"

ee also

* List of women's football clubs in Brazil

References

*pt icon [http://www.arquivodeclubes.com/estados.htm Arquivo de Clubes]
* [http://paginas.terra.com.br/esporte/rsssfbrasil/current.htm RSSSF Brasil]
*pt icon [http://www.timesbrasileiros.misterhost.com.br/ Times Brasileiros]


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