1965 in Brazilian football

The following article presents a summary of the 1965 football (soccer) season in Brazil, which was the 64th season of competitive football in the country.

Football in Brazil
Season1965
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Taça BrasilEdit

Semifinals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Náutico 2-3 Vasco da Gama 2-2 0-1
Santos 5-3 Palmeiras 4-2 1-1

Final


Santos5–1Vasco da Gama

Vasco da Gama0–1Santos

Santos declared as the Taça Brasil champions by aggregate score of 6–1.

Torneio Rio-São PauloEdit

Final Standings

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Palmeiras 27 16 12 3 1 49 20 29
2 Vasco da Gama 17 16 7 3 6 24 22 2
3 Botafogo 17 16 7 3 6 31 31 0
4 Flamengo 17 16 6 5 5 19 21 -2
5 Portuguesa 17 16 5 7 4 20 24 -4
6 São Paulo 16 16 7 2 7 32 33 -1
7 Corinthians 15 16 4 7 5 29 27 2
8 Fluminense 10 16 3 4 9 29 27 -8
9 Santos 8 9 3 2 4 20 24 -4
10 America-RJ 2 9 0 2 7 8 22 -14

Palmeiras won both stages of the competition, thus no final was played, and the club was declared as Torneio Rio-São Paulo champions.

State championship championsEdit

State Champion State Champion
Acre Vasco-AC Pará Paysandu
Alagoas CSA Paraíba Campinense
Amapá Santana Paraná Ferroviário-PR
Amazonas Rio Negro Pernambuco Náutico
Bahia Vitória Piauí Flamengo-PI
Ceará Fortaleza Rio de Janeiro Americano
Distrito Federal Pederneiras Rio Grande do Norte ABC
Espírito Santo Desporitva Rio Grande do Sul Grêmio
Goiás Anápolis Rondônia Flamengo-RO
Guanabara Flamengo Roraima -
Maranhão Sampaio Corrêa Santa Catarina Inter de Lages
Mato Grosso Mixto São Paulo Santos
Mato Grosso do Sul - Sergipe Confiança
Minas Gerais Cruzeiro Tocantins -

Brazilian clubs in international competitionsEdit

Team Copa Libertadores 1965
Santos Semifinals

Brazil national teamEdit

The following table lists all the games played by the Brazil national football team in official competitions and friendly matches during 1965.

Date Opposition Result Score Brazil scorers Competition
June 2, 1965   Belgium W 5-0 Pelé (3), Flávio, Rinaldo International Friendly
June 6, 1965   West Germany W 2-0 Pelé, Flávio International Friendly
June 9, 1965   Argentina D 0-0 - International Friendly
June 17, 1965   Algeria W 3-0 Pelé, Dudu, Gérson International Friendly
June 24, 1965   Portugal D 0-0 - International Friendly
June 30, 1965   Sweden W 2-1 Pelé, Gérson International Friendly
July 4, 1965   Soviet Union W 3-0 Pelé (2), Flávio International Friendly
September 7, 1965   Uruguay W 3-0 Rinaldo, Tupãzinho, Germano International Friendly
November 16, 1965   Arsenal L 0-2 - International Friendly (unofficial match)
November 21, 1965   Soviet Union D 2-2 Gérson, Pelé International Friendly
November 21, 1965   Hungary W 5-3 Servílio (2), Lima, Abel, Nair International Friendly

ReferencesEdit