- Campeonato Brasileiro Série D
A fourth tier of the Brazilian Championship was announced by CBF on April 9, 2008. Campeonato Brasileiro Série D will be the formed from the split of Série C, keeping its best 20 clubs and playing double round robin, like the top three tiers. Série D will keep the same have format of current Série C, but with participation limited to 40 clubs indicated by the state federations. [ http://globoesporte.globo.com/ESP/Noticia/Futebol/0,,MUL394628-4274,00.html CBF enxuga Série C e cria a D em 2009, "Globo, 09/04/2008"] .
The first season will be played in 2009.
Campeonato Brasileiro Série A
Campeonato Brasileiro Série B
Campeonato Brasileiro Série C
* [http://cbfnews.uol.com.br/ CBF] Confederação Brasileira de Futebol - Brazilian Football Confederation
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