2010 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B

In 2010, the Campeonato Brasileiro Série B, the second level of the Brazilian League, was contested by 20 clubs from May 7 to November 27, 2010. The top four teams in the table, former Brazilian Série A champions Coritiba and Bahia alongside Figueirense and América (MG), were promoted to the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A to be contested in 2011, meanwhile the bottom four were relegated to Série C next season. Three former Brazilian champion played in this edition: Bahia and 2009 relegated Coritiba and Sport Recife. Playing for the first time were Guaratinguetá, which was promoted along with ASA de Arapiraca, Icasa and América Mineiro from the Série C. After spending a single season in Série A, Santo André returned to Série B along with Náutico.

Campeonato Brasileiro Série B
Season2010
ChampionsCoritiba (2nd title)
PromotedCoritiba
Figueirense
Bahia
América (MG)
RelegatedSanto André
Ipatinga
Brasiliense
América (RN)
Matches played380
Goals scored1,047 (2.76 per match)
Top goalscorer21 goals: Alessandro
Biggest home winFigueirense 6-0 ASA (June 01, 2010)
Biggest away winAmérica (RN) 0-5 Sport Recife (June 05, 2010)
Highest scoring7 goals: Santo André 3–4 Portuguesa (May 25, 2010)
ASA 6-1 Brasiliense (July 16, 2010)
Portuguesa 6-1 Paraná (October 01, 2010)
Longest winning run6 games: Ponte Preta (July 31–August 27)
Vila Nova (August 28-September 21)
Longest unbeaten run12 games: Sport Recife (August 07-September 25)
Longest losing run6 games: Duque de Caxias (May 08–June 04)
Vila Nova (May 21–July 17)
Highest attendance32,157: Bahia 2–0 Sport Recife (May 29, 2010)[1]
Bahia 1–1 Coritiba (November 02, 2010)
Bahia 3–0 Portuguesa (November 13, 2010)
Lowest attendance32: Duque de Caxias 0–1 América (RN) (June 01, 2010)[1]
Average attendance5,131[1]
2009
2011

FormatEdit

For the fifth consecutive season, the tournament was played in a double round-robin system. The team with most points has been declared champions. The top four clubs ascended to Série A, meanwhile the bottom four were relegated to Série C.

Team informationEdit

Team City State Stadium Capacity 2009 season
América Mineiro Belo Horizonte   MG Independência 18,000 Série C 01st place (promoted)
América de Natal Natal   RN Machadão 35,000 Série B 16th place
ASA de Arapiraca Arapiraca   AL Coaracy da Mata Fonseca 10,000 Série C 02nd place (promoted)
Bahia Salvador   BA Pituaçu 32,157 Série B 12th place
Bragantino Bragança Paulista   SP Nabi Abi Chedid 21,209 Série B 09th place
Brasiliense Brasília   DF Boca do Jacaré 32,000 Série B 14th place
Coritiba Curitiba   PR Couto Pereira 37,182 Série A 17th place (relegated)
Duque de Caxias Duque de Caxias   RJ Marrentão 10,000 Série B 08th place
Figueirense Florianópolis   SC Orlando Scarpelli 19,808 Série B 06th place
Guaratinguetá Guaratinguetá   SP Dario Rodrigues Leite 14,415 Série C 03rd place (promoted)
Icasa Juazeiro do Norte   CE Romeirão 20,000 Série C 04th place (promoted)
Ipatinga Ipatinga   MG Ipatingão 15,000 Série B 15th place
Náutico Recife   PE Aflitos 30,000 Série A 19th place (relegated)
Paraná Curitiba   PR Vila Capanema 20,000 Série B 10th place
Ponte Preta Campinas   SP Moisés Lucarelli 19,722 Série B 11th place
Portuguesa São Paulo   SP Canindé 25,470 Série B 05th place
Santo André Santo André   SP Bruno José Daniel 18,000 Série A 18th place (relegated)
São Caetano São Caetano do Sul   SP Anacleto Campanella 22,738 Série B 07th place
Sport Recife Recife   PE Ilha do Retino 35,000 Série A 20th place (relegated)
Vila Nova Goiânia   GO Serra Dourada 54,084 Série B 13th place

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Coritiba (C, P) 38 21 8 9 69 49 +20 71 Promotion to Campeonato Brasileiro
2 Figueirense (P) 38 19 10 9 68 37 +31 67
3 Bahia (P) 38 19 8 11 63 44 +19 65
4 América Mineiro (P) 38 19 6 13 56 42 +14 63
5 Portuguesa 38 19 5 14 69 52 +17 62
6 Sport Recife 38 15 11 12 54 42 +12 56
7 Paraná 38 15 8 15 47 44 +3 53
8 Bragantino 38 13 14 11 52 37 +15 53
9 ASA 38 16 4 18 52 56 −4 52
10 São Caetano 38 14 10 14 50 52 −2 52
11 Duque de Caxias 38 15 5 18 46 56 −10 50
12 Icasa 38 13 10 15 53 51 +2 49
13 Náutico 38 14 6 18 41 60 −19 48
14 Ponte Preta 38 12 12 14 49 48 +1 48
15 Guaratinguetá 38 11 14 13 47 59 −12 47
16 Vila Nova 38 13 7 18 50 69 −19 46
17 Brasiliense (R) 38 12 10 16 41 59 −18 46 Relegation to Série C
18 Santo André (R) 38 11 10 17 53 61 −8 43
19 Ipatinga (R) 38 11 8 19 47 62 −15 41
20 América de Natal (R) 38 11 8 19 40 68 −28 41
Updated to match(es) played on November 27, 2010. Source: CBF (in Portuguese)
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd wins; 3rd goal difference; 4th goals scored; 5th head-to-head results; 6th least red cards received; 7th least yellow cards received; 8th draw
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.


 2010 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B Winners 
Coritiba
2nd title

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away AMG ARN ASA BAH BRG BRS CTB DUQ FIG GTG ICA IPA NAU PAR PON POR STA SCA SPT VIL
América Mineiro 4–1 1–3 0–1 0–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 1–0 3–1 2–0 4–0 1–2 1–0 1–3 2–3 4–1 2–0 2–1 2–0
América de Natal 0–2 1–0 0–2 0–0 1–2 1–2 2–1 1–3 5–2 2–0 0–1 2–1 1–0 1–1 1–3 2–0 3–3 0–5 1–2
ASA 2–1 1–2 0–1 2–0 6–1 1–2 0–2 1–2 1–2 3–0 2–1 2–0 0–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 3–1 4–1 2–1
Bahia 3–0 1–0 5–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–1 2–2 2–1 2–4 3–1 3–0 2–1 1–1 3–0 1–2 3–0 2–0 1–1
Bragantino 1–2 5–0 2–1 2–0 2–2 2–3 4–1 0–2 1–1 0–0 2–0 3–0 1–0 0–2 2–0 3–1 1–1 0–0 5–1
Brasiliense 1–1 1–0 2–3 3–2 0–4 0–1 2–0 1–1 2–2 2–0 1–0 0–1 3–0 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 2–1 3–0
Coritiba 1–1 5–1 2–0 2–0 0–0 2–1 0–2 2–1 2–3 3–0 3–0 3–1 0–0 2–1 2–0 3–2 1–2 2–1 5–1
Duque de Caxias 1–0 0–1 1–1 0–0 2–1 3–0 2–3 2–2 1–2 1–0 1–1 1–2 1–5 3–2 3–2 3–2 1–0 1–3 1–0
Figueirense 0–1 4–0 6–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 2–0 0–0 2–2 5–1 5–0 1–2 4–2 4–2 2–1 2–2 1–0 0–0 2–0
Guaratinguetá 1–3 1–1 0–2 4–2 2–2 0–1 1–0 3–1 2–2 1–1 2–1 1–0 0–2 2–3 1–1 3–1 0–0 0–1 2–1
Icasa 2–3 2–2 0–1 4–0 2–1 3–0 2–2 3–1 3–1 0–0 2–0 3–1 3–0 2–0 3–1 1–2 1–1 0–0 1–4
Ipatinga 1–2 1–1 1–2 1–2 2–1 3–1 5–1 2–0 0–2 3–0 2–2 2–1 1–2 2–1 0–0 1–1 4–1 1–3 2–0
Náutico 2–1 2–2 2–1 3–2 1–1 0–0 3–1 0–2 1–1 0–1 1–0 2–0 1–4 1–1 1–0 1–0 1–2 1–1 4–1
Paraná 1–0 0–1 2–1 0–1 0–0 2–0 0–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 0–0 3–0 4–0 2–2 2–1 3–0 1–0 0–2 1–0
Ponte Preta 0–0 3–0 0–0 1–2 0–1 2–0 2–2 1–0 1–2 1–1 0–1 1–1 2–0 1–0 0–2 2–0 1–2 3–1 2–2
Portuguesa 1–0 1–2 2–0 2–4 2–0 3–1 2–2 0–2 1–0 3–0 3–1 2–1 3–1 6–1 0–1 3–2 3–1 1–2 4–1
Santo André 3–0 1–1 3–0 1–0 1–3 1–1 1–3 4–1 0–2 1–1 1–1 2–2 1–0 3–1 2–0 3–4 1–0 2–2 0–0
São Caetano 0–0 1–0 2–0 1–1 0–0 1–1 3–1 1–0 0–1 3–1 2–1 2–1 5–0 2–2 3–1 1–3 3–2 2–1 1–2
Sport Recife 1–0 3–0 2–0 1–2 2–0 3–0 3–2 1–2 2–1 1–1 1–2 0–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 4–1 0–0
Vila Nova 2–4 2–1 2–3 0–4 3–1 4–0 0–1 3–1 3–1 1–0 1–0 2–2 2–1 2–2 1–2 2–1 0–3 2–1 1–1
Source: CBF (in Portuguese)
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorersEdit

Pos Name Club Goals
1   Alessandro Ipatinga 21
2   Fábio Júnior América (MG) 19
3   Eduardo São Caetano 17
4   Ciro Sport Recife 16
5   Adriano Bahia 15
  Roni Vila Nova
7   Ciel ASA de Arapiraca 14
  William Ponte Preta
9   Somália Duque de Caxias 13
10   Héverton Portuguesa 12
  Jael Bahia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Campeonato Brasileiro Série B - Statistics - 2010". CBF (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 2010-11-22. Retrieved December 2, 2010.