2015 Cruzeiro Esporte Clube season

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Cruzeiro
2015 season
ManagerMarcelo Oliveira
(until 17 December 2015)
Vanderlei Luxemburgo
(from 2 June)
StadiumMineirão
Campeonato Brasileiro8th
2015 Copa do BrasilRound of 16
Quarter finalsQuarter finals
Copa LibertadoresQuarter finals
Top goalscorer
Willian (11
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The 2015 season is Cruzeiro's ninety-fourth season in existence and the club's forty-fifth consecutive season in the top flight of Brazilian football.

Statistics[edit]

Hat tricks[edit]

Player Against Result Date Competition
Brazil Willian Brazil Figueirense FC 5–1 6 September2015 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A

(H) – Home ; (A) – Away

Competitions[edit]

Campeonato Brasileiro Série A[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
6 Sport Recife 38 15 14 9 53 38 +15 59 2016 Copa Sudamericana second stage[a]
7 Santos 38 16 10 12 59 41 +18 58
8 Cruzeiro 38 15 10 13 44 35 +9 55
9 Palmeiras 38 15 8 15 60 51 +9 53 2016 Copa Libertadores second stage[b]
10 Atlético Paranaense 38 14 9 15 43 48 −5 51 2016 Copa Sudamericana second stage[a]
Source: Soccerway.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) wins; 3) goal difference; 4) goals scored; 5) head-to-head results; 6) least red cards received; 7) least yellow cards received; 8) draw.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Teams will enter in the 2016 Copa Sudamericana if they do not reach the 2016 Copa do Brasil round of 16. Also, the 2015 Copa Verde champion (Cuiabá) and the 2016 Copa do Nordeste champion have a guaranteed berth.
  2. ^ Palmeiras has a berth guaranteed to the second stage as the 2015 Copa do Brasil champions.

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
0 0 0 0 0 0  0 0 0 0 0 0 0  0 0 0 0 0 0  0

Source:[citation needed]

Overall[edit]

Competition First match Last match Starting round Final position Record
Pld W D L GF GA GD Win %
Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Matchday 1 8th 38 15 10 13 44 35 +9 039.47
Copa do Brasil 30 November 2016 27 May 2017 Round of 16 Round of 16 2 0 0 2 3 5 −2 000.00
Copa Libertadores March 3, 2015 May 27, 2015 Round of 16 Quarter finals 0 0 0 0 0 0 +0 !
Total 40 15 10 15 47 40 +7 037.50

Last updated: 15 August 2017 (2017-08-15).

Source: Competitions

Results[edit]

Copa do Brasil[edit]

Round of 16[edit]

Cruzeiro joined the competition in the round of 16

Copa Libertadores[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification CRU UNI HUR MIN
1 Brazil Cruzeiro 6 3 2 1 8 3 +5 11 Advance to final stages 2–0 0–0 3–0
2 Bolivia Universitario 6 2 3 1 4 3 +1 9 0–0 0–0 2–0
3 Argentina Huracán 6 1 4 1 6 7 −1 7 3–1 1–1 2–2
4 Venezuela Mineros 6 1 1 4 5 10 −5 4 0–2 0–1 3–0
Source: CONMEBOL
Rules for classification: Second stage tiebreakers

Knockout Phase[edit]

Round of 16[edit]

Quarter finals[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cruzeiro played their home match against Corinthians at a neutral venue due to a suspension imposed by the STJD regarding crowd disturbances in their home match against Atlético Mineiro at the 2014 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A