1975 Campeonato Carioca

The 1975 edition of the Campeonato Carioca kicked off on February 20, 1975 and ended on August 17, 1975. It was organized by FCF (Federação Carioca de Futebol, or Carioca Football Federation). Twelve teams participated. Fluminense won the title for the 22nd time. no teams were relegated.[1][2]

Campeonato Carioca
Season1975
ChampionsFluminense
Copa BrasilVasco da Gama
Flamengo
Fluminense
América
Botafogo
Matches played165
Goals scored437 (2.65 per match)
Top goalscorerZico (Flamengo) - 30 goals
Biggest home winFlamengo 5-0 Bangu (April 15, 1975)
Vasco da Gama 6-1 São Cristóvão (April 16, 1975)
Flamengo 5-0 Madureira (May 1, 1975)
América 5-0 Portuguesa (May 24, 1975)
Fluminense 5-0 Portuguesa (May 28, 1975)
Botafogo 5-0 Bangu (July 9, 1975)
Flamengo 5-0 Bangu (July 16, 1975)
Biggest away winCampo Grande 0-5 Botafogo (March 12, 1975)
Olaria 0-5 Fluminense (March 21, 1975)
Portuguesa 0-5 Flamengo (April 2, 1975)
Bangu 0-5 Flamengo (June 11, 1975)
Highest scoringBotafogo 6-3 Campo Grande (May 1, 1975)
1974
1976

SystemEdit

The tournament would be divided in four stages:[2][1]

  • Taça Guanabara: The twelve teams all played in a single round-robin format against each other. The champions qualified to the Final phase.
  • Taça Augusto Pereira da Motta: The twelve teams all played in a single round-robin format against each other. The champions qualified to the Final phase. The eight best teams qualified to the Third round.
  • Taça Danilo Leal Carneiro: The remaining eight teams all played in a single round-robin format against each other. The champions qualified to the Final phase.
  • Final phase: The three stage winners played in a single round-robin format against each other. the team with the most points won the title.

ChampionshipEdit

Taça GuanabaraEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Fluminense 11 8 2 1 26 7 +19 18 Playoffs
2 América 11 8 2 1 24 7 +17 18
3 Vasco da Gama 11 7 3 1 24 11 +13 17
4 Botafogo 11 7 2 2 25 7 +18 16
5 Flamengo 11 5 3 3 26 10 +16 13
6 Bonsucesso 11 4 4 3 12 13 −1 12
7 Bangu 11 4 3 4 9 12 −3 11
8 São Cristóvão 11 2 3 6 13 27 −14 7
9 Madureira 11 2 3 6 8 22 −14 7
10 Portuguesa 11 0 5 6 6 18 −12 5
11 Campo Grande 11 0 4 7 4 22 −18 4
12 Olaria 11 0 4 7 5 26 −21 4
Updated to match(es) played on April 21, 1975. Source: RSSSF.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) wins; 4) number of goals scored.

PlayoffsEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Fluminense 1–0 América

Taça Augusto Pereira da MottaEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Botafogo 11 10 1 0 31 8 +23 21 Qualified to Final phase
2 Flamengo 11 9 2 0 27 7 +20 20
3 Vasco da Gama 11 7 1 3 18 6 +12 15
4 Fluminense 11 6 3 2 19 8 +11 15
5 América 11 6 2 3 19 14 +5 14
6 Bangu 11 2 5 4 6 14 −8 9
7 Madureira 11 3 2 6 7 18 −11 8
8 Portuguesa 11 2 4 5 9 23 −14 8
9 Olaria 11 1 4 6 6 12 −6 6 Eliminated
10 Campo Grande 11 2 2 7 6 16 −10 6
11 Bonsucesso 11 0 5 6 7 18 −11 5
12 São Cristóvão 11 0 5 6 6 17 −11 5
Updated to match(es) played on June 18, 1975. Source: RSSSF.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) wins; 4) number of goals scored.

Taça Danilo Leal CarneiroEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Flamengo 7 6 0 1 22 6 +16 12 Playoffs
2 Vasco da Gama 7 6 0 1 19 7 +12 12
3 América 7 4 1 2 11 6 +5 9
4 Fluminense 7 4 1 2 9 5 +4 9
5 Botafogo 7 4 0 3 10 8 +2 8
6 Madureira 7 2 0 5 8 19 −11 4
7 Portuguesa 7 1 0 6 4 14 −10 2
8 Bangu 7 0 0 7 1 19 −18 0
Updated to match(es) played on August 3, 1975. Source: RSSSF.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) wins; 4) number of goals scored.

PlayoffsEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Vasco da Gama 1–0 Flamengo

Final phaseEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Fluminense 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 2 Champions
2 Botafogo 2 1 0 1 1 2 −1 2
3 Vasco da Gama 2 1 0 1 3 4 −1 2
Updated to match(es) played on August 17, 1975. Source: RSSSF.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) wins; 4) number of goals scored.

Top ScorerEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Zico Flamengo 30
2 Roberto Dinamite Vasco da Gama 25
3 Nílson Días Botafogo 18
4 Manfrini Fluminense 16
5 Flecha América 14
Fischer Botafogo

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "RSSSF – Championship of Rio de Janeiro 1975". Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Futebolnacional.com.br – Championship of Rio de Janeiro 1975". Archived from the original on November 8, 2017. Retrieved May 15, 2019.