2006 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A

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Campeonato Brasileiro Série A
Season 2006
Champions São Paulo (4th title)
Relegated Ponte Preta
Fortaleza
São Caetano
Santa Cruz
Copa Libertadores São Paulo
Internacional
Grêmio
Santos
Paraná
Flamengo (2006 Copa do Brasil winners)
Copa Sudamericana São Paulo
Vasco da Gama
Figueirense
Goiás
Corinthians
Cruzeiro
Botafogo
Atlético Paranaense
Matches played 380
Goals scored 1030 (2.71 per match)
Top goalscorer Souza (17 goals)
Biggest home win Figueirense 6 – 1 Palmeiras
Biggest away win Atlético-PR 0 - 5 Botafogo
Highest scoring Atlético-PR 6 - 4 Vasco da Gama
Average attendance 16,151
2005
2007

The 2006 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A was the 51st edition of the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A. It Began on April 15, 2006, and reached its end on December 3, 2006.

Format[edit]

The format was similar to the 2005 edition, though fielding two fewer teams. 20 teams competed, each team playing the other in a home-and-away format. At the season finale, the team with the most accumulated points (3 for each win, 1 for a draw, none for a loss) was declared champion.

Calendar[edit]

From April 15 through June 4, 10 rounds were played. From June 9 until July 9, the tournament was suspended for the FIFA World Cup 2006. Play resumed on July 12 and continued until December 3.

Several teams had their attentions divided between other tournaments over the same duration:

Final standings[edit]

Final standings
Team Pts G W D L GF GA GD
1 São Paulo 78 38 22 12 4 66 32 34
2 Internacional 69 38 20 9 9 52 36 16
3 Grêmio 67 38 20 7 11 64 45 19
4 Santos 64 38 18 10 10 57 36 21
5 Paraná 60 38 18 6 14 56 49 7
6 Vasco 59 38 15 14 9 57 50 7
7 Figueirense 57 38 15 12 11 52 44 8
8 Goiás 55 38 15 10 13 63 49 14
9 Corinthians 53 38 15 8 15 41 46 -5
10 Cruzeiro 53 38 14 11 13 52 45 7
11 Flamengo 52 38 15 7 16 44 48 -4
12 Botafogo 51 38 13 12 13 52 50 2
13 Atlético-PR 48 38 13 9 16 61 62 -1
14 Juventude 47 38 13 8 17 44 54 -10
15 Fluminense 45 38 11 12 15 48 58 -10
16 Palmeiras 44 38 12 8 18 58 70 -12
17 Ponte Preta 39 38 10 7 19 45 65 -20
18 Fortaleza 38 38 9 13 16 39 62 -23
19 São Caetano 36 38 9 11 18 37 53 -16
20 Santa Cruz 28 38 7 7 24 41 75 -34
Pts – points earned; G – games played; W - wins; D - draws; L - losses;
GF – goals for; GA – goals against; GD – goal differential
Team qualified for the 2007 Copa Libertadores and 2007 Copa Sudamericana
Teams qualified for the 2007 Copa Libertadores
Teams qualified for the 2007 Copa Sudamericana
Teams relegated to Série B 2007
Note: Flamengo qualified for the 2007 Copa Libertadores by winning the 2006 Copa do Brasil

Top goal scorers[edit]

Scorer Goals Team
Souza 17 Goiás
Schwenck 14 Figueirense
Soares 13 Figueirense
Cícero 13 Figueirense
Tuta 13 Fluminense

Fixtures and results[edit]

Tablewise[edit]

To read this table, the home team is listed in the left-hand column.

  CAP BOT COR CRU FIG FLA FLU FOR GOI GRE INT JUV PAL PAR PON STA SAN SCA SPO VAS
Atlético-PR XXX 0-5 1-2 1-1 1-4 1-0 1-2 0-0 2-3 2-3 1-2 1-0 2-0 4-0 3-0 2-1 2-1 3-1 0-0 6-4
Botafogo 0-4 XXX 0-0 1-0 2-3 0-2 2-1 1-0 2-2 2-2 0-1 2-1 1-3 4-0 4-1 1-0 4-3 2-1 1-1 4-1
Corinthians 2-1 1-0 XXX 1-0 1-3 0-2 1-1 2-2 0-1 0-2 0-1 5-3 1-0 1-0 1-0 1-0 0-3 3-0 1-3 1-1
Cruzeiro 1-1 3-1 2-0 XXX 2-2 2-1 2-3 0-0 0-0 3-1 2-1 2-0 1-0 2-2 5-1 3-3 1-1 3-0 2-2 2-1
Figueirense 3-3 1-0 0-0 0-2 XXX 1-1 1-0 0-0 2-2 2-0 1-0 1-0 6-1 0-1 2-1 2-0 2-1 1-1 0-2 0-0
Flamengo 1-0 1-0 3-0 1-0 0-2 XXX 4-1 0-0 1-0 1-0 1-2 3-1 2-1 1-4 0-0 1-1 2-2 4-1 1-1 0-1
Fluminense 1-2 1-1 1-2 1-0 2-0 1-0 XXX 1-3 1-0 1-2 2-3 3-2 1-1 2-1 0-0 1-1 1-0 2-2 1-2 1-1
Fortaleza 3-4 2-3 0-4 0-2 1-1 3-4 2-5 XXX 0-3 1-0 1-2 4-1 0-0 1-1 1-0 1-4 1-1 2-1 1-0 1-1
Goiás 2-2 2-2 3-1 2-3 2-1 0-1 3-1 1-1 XXX 4-0 2-2 2-0 1-3 1-2 3-0 5-3 0-0 2-1 0-2 2-0
Grêmio 2-0 4-0 2-0 2-1 1-2 3-0 4-4 4-1 2-0 XXX 0-1 1-0 2-1 2-1 4-0 3-1 1-0 1-1 1-1 1-2
Internacional 2-0 0-0 1-1 1-1 2-4 1-0 2-0 3-0 1-4 0-0 XXX 1-0 1-1 3-2 2-0 1-0 0-0 1-0 3-1 1-2
Juventude 3-2 1-0 0-0 2-0 1-0 1-0 1-1 2-2 1-1 1-2 2-0 XXX 3-2 1-0 0-1 4-1 3-2 1-0 1-1 0-0
Palmeiras 2-2 2-1 1-0 1-1 1-1 3-1 3-0 3-0 1-3 0-1 1-4 1-1 XXX 4-2 2-3 2-1 1-2 3-1 3-1 4-2
Paraná 2-1 0-0 1-2 1-0 0-0 0-2 1-0 2-0 1-0 5-2 1-0 0-1 4-2 XXX 2-1 3-0 1-1 1-0 0-0 2-1
Ponte Preta 1-1 1-2 3-2 0-1 3-0 3-0 3-0 1-3 3-2 1-1 0-2 3-1 1-1 2-5 XXX 2-0 1-0 1-2 1-3 1-2
Santa Cruz 1-2 1-1 1-0 4-1 0-0 3-0 1-2 0-1 2-1 2-4 0-2 1-0 3-2 1-3 1-1 XXX 1-1 0-3 1-3 0-4
Santos 2-0 0-0 2-0 2-0 2-1 3-0 1-1 2-0 2-1 1-0 2-1 3-2 5-1 1-0 3-1 2-1 XXX 1-0 0-1 0-2
São Caetano 2-1 1-1 0-1 2-1 3-1 2-2 1-1 0-0 1-2 0-2 1-1 0-2 2-0 0-2 1-1 2-0 2-0 XXX 0-1 0-1
São Paulo 1-1 3-0 0-0 2-0 2-1 1-0 1-0 1-1 2-1 2-1 2-0 5-0 4-1 3-2 1-1 4-0 0-4 1-0 XXX 5-1
Vasco 2-1 0-0 2-4 1-0 3-1 3-1 1-1 2-0 0-0 1-1 1-1 1-1 3-0 3-1 2-2 2-1 1-1 1-2 1-1 XXX

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