1958 Campeonato Paulista

The 1958 Campeonato Paulista da Primeira Divisão,[1] organized by the Federação Paulista de Futebol, was the 57th season of São Paulo's top professional football league. Santos won the title for the 4th time. Ypiranga was relegated and the top scorer was Santos's Pelé with 58 goals.[1][2]

Campeonato Paulista – Série A1
Season1958
ChampionsSantos
RelegatedYpiranga
Taça BrasilSantos
Matches played380
Goals scored1,329 (3.5 per match)
Top goalscorerPelé (Santos) – 58 goals
Biggest home winSantos 10-0 Nacional (September 11, 1958)
Biggest away winGuarani 2-8 Portuguesa (November 30, 1958)
Guarani 1-7 Santos (December 14, 1958)
Highest scoringSantos 7-3 Jabaquara (July 16, 1958)
Santos 10-0 Nacional (September 11, 1958)
Santos 9-1 Comercial (November 19, 1958)
Guarani 2-8 Portuguesa (November 30, 1958)
1957
1959

ChampionshipEdit

The championship was disputed in a double-round robin system, with the team with the most points winning the title and the team with the fewest points being relegated.[1][2]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Santos 38 29 6 3 143 40 +103 64 Champions
2 São Paulo 38 25 10 3 93 39 +54 60
3 Corinthians 38 24 8 6 93 50 +43 56
4 Palmeiras 38 22 8 8 82 47 +35 52
5 XV de Piracicaba 38 17 12 9 66 58 +8 46
6 Portuguesa 38 19 7 12 96 69 +27 45
7 Noroeste 38 15 10 13 66 63 +3 40
8 Botafogo 38 17 5 16 70 53 +17 39
9 Taubaté 38 14 8 16 58 59 −1 36
10 Nacional 38 15 6 17 65 79 −14 36
11 Ferroviária 38 14 7 17 59 57 +2 35
12 Portuguesa Santista 38 13 9 16 67 68 −1 35
13 América 38 12 9 17 47 58 −11 33
14 Ponte Preta 38 11 9 18 48 77 −29 31
15 Juventus 38 12 7 19 54 84 −30 31
16 Guarani 38 12 7 19 53 94 −41 31
17 Comercial 38 8 12 18 44 74 −30 28
18 XV de Jaú 38 8 7 23 42 76 −34 23
19 Jabaquara 38 7 7 24 45 84 −39 21
20 Ypiranga 38 4 10 24 38 100 −62 18 Relegated
Updated to match(es) played on December 20, 1958. Source: RSSSF.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) wins; 4) number of goals scored.

Top ScoresEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Pelé Santos 58
2 Pepe Santos 28
3 Zague Corinthians 23
4 Gino São Paulo 20
5 Zé Carlos Portuguesa 18
6 Amaury São Paulo 17
Paulinho Palmeiras
8 Servílio Portuguesa 16
9 Tite Corinthians 15
Indio
Raul Klein Portuguesa
Bazzani Ferroviaría
13 Fifi Guaraní 14

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Futebolnacional.com.br – Championship of Sao Paulo 1958". Archived from the original on November 8, 2017. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "RSSSF – Championship of Sao Paulo 1958". Retrieved May 23, 2019.