2012 Campeonato Brasileiro Série D

In 2012, the Campeonato Brasileiro Série D, the fourth division of the Brazilian League, was contested for the fourth time. Forty clubs competed, four of which eventually qualified for the Campeonato Brasileiro Série C to be contested in 2013.

Campeonato Brasileiro Série D
Season2012
ChampionsSampaio Corrêa
PromotedSampaio Corrêa
CRAC
Mogi Mirim
Baraúnas
Matches played190
Goals scored483 (2.54 per match)
Average attendance2,301.5
2011
2013

Competition formatEdit

The 40 teams were divided in eight groups of 5, playing in a double round-robin format. The two best ranked in each group at the end of 10 rounds qualified for the second stage, which was played in home-and-away system. Winners advanced to the third stage. These quarterfinal winners were promoted to the Série C 2013. According to the playoff structure, one team from each "mini-tournament" was promoted.[1]

Participating teamsEdit

State Team Qualification method
  Acre Atlético Acreano 2012 Campeonato Acreano best record Note AC
  Alagoas CSA 2012 Campeonato Alagoano best record
  Amapá Santos-AP 2011 Campeonato Amapaense runners-up Note AP
  Amazonas Penarol 2011 Campeonato Amazonense champions
  Bahia Feirense 2012 Campeonato Baiano best record
Vitória da Conquista 2011 Copa Governador do Estado da Bahia champions
  Ceará Horizonte 2012 Campeonato Cearense best record
  Distrito Federal Ceilândia 2012 Campeonato Brasiliense best record
Sobradinho Esport Clube 2012 Campeonato Brasiliense 3rd best record Note TO
  Espírito Santo Aracruz 2012 Campeonato Capixaba champions
  Goiás CRAC 2012 Campeonato Goiano best record
AA Aparecidense 2012 Campeonato Goiano 3rd best record Note GO
  Maranhão Sampaio Corrêa 2011 Campeonato Maranhense champions
  Mato Grosso Mixto 2012 Campeonato Matogrossense best record
  Mato Grosso do Sul CENE 2011 Campeonato Sul-Matogrossense champions
  Minas Gerais Nacional-MG 2012 Campeonato Mineiro best record
Guarani-MG 2012 Campeonato Mineiro 2nd best record
  Pará Remo 2012 Campeonato Paraense 2nd best record Note PA
  Paraíba Sousa 2012 Campeonato Paraibano best record
  Paraná Arapongas 2012 Campeonato Paranaense best record
Cianorte 2012 Campeonato Paranaense 2nd best record
  Pernambuco Petrolina 2012 Campeonato Pernambucano best record
Ypiranga-PE 2012 Campeonato Pernambucano 2nd best record
  Piauí Comercial-PI 2011 Campeonato Piauiense champion
  Rio de Janeiro Volta Redonda 2012 Campeonato Carioca 2nd best recordNote RJ
Friburguense 2011 Copa Rio runner-up
  Rio Grande do Norte Baraúnas 2012 Campeonato Potiguar best record
  Rio Grande do Sul Juventude 2011 Copa FGF champions
Cerâmica 2012 Campeonato Gaúcho 6th best record Note RS
  Rondônia Vilhena 2012 Campeonato Rondoniense champions
  Roraima Náutico-RR Roraima qualifiers 2012
  São Paulo Mogi Mirim 2012 Campeonato Paulista best record
Mirassol 2012 Campeonato Paulista 2nd best record
  Santa Catarina Metropolitano 2012 Campeonato Catarinense best record
Concórdia 2011 Copa Santa Catarina 5th
  Sergipe Itabaiana 2012 Campeonato Sergipano champions
  Tocantins (all teams withdrew) 2011 Campeonato Tocantinense champions
  Brazil Araguaína 2011 Série C Group A 5th [2]
Campinense 2011 Série C Group B 5th
Marília 2011 Série C Group C 5th
Brasil de Pelotas 2011 Série C Group D 5th

Notes:


  Acre:
Atlético Acreano replaced Rio Branco-AC.

  Amapá:
Santos-AP replaced Trem.

  Goias:
Associação Atlética Aparecidense replaced Itumbiara.

  Pará:
Remo replaced Cametá Sport Club.

  Rio Grande do Sul:
Cerâmica replaced Veranópolis Esporte Clube, Novo Hamburgo, São José (PA), Pelotas and Lajeadense.

  Rio de Janeiro:
Volta Redonda replaced Resende.

  Santa Catarina:
Concórdia replaced Brusque and Metropolitano. Concórdia qualified as last placed team.

  Tocantins:

All Tocantins-based teams withdrew. Since Tocantins was already allocated a berth in Group 5 the berth passed on to Goias. No Goias-based team wanted the berth so it passed on to the Federal District.

First stageEdit

Key to colours in group tables
Group winners, runners-up advance to the Round of 16
Teams eliminated from the competition

Group 1 (AC-AM-PA-RO-RR)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Remo 8 5 1 2 20 16 +4 16
  Vilhena 8 5 0 3 17 10 +7 15
  Atlético Acreano 8 4 1 3 19 15 +4 13
  Penarol 8 3 0 5 16 16 0 9
  Náutico-RR 8 2 0 6 9 24 −15 6

Group 2 (AP-MA-PA-PI-TO)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Sampaio Corrêa 8 8 0 0 25 2 +23 24
  Mixto 8 3 3 2 13 9 +4 12
  Comercial-PI 8 2 2 4 6 13 -7 51
  Santos-AP 8 1 4 3 9 16 -7 41
  Araguaína 8 0 3 5 4 17 −13 3
1 Three points deducted for use of irregular player.

Group 3 (CE-PB-PE-RN)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Baraúnas 8 4 3 1 12 7 +5 15
  Campinense 8 4 2 2 11 8 +3 14
  Horizonte 8 3 4 1 9 5 +4 13
  Ypiranga-PE 8 2 2 4 13 15 −2 8
  Petrolina 8 0 3 5 9 19 −10 3

Group 4 (AL-BA-PB-SE)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  CSA 8 6 2 0 15 3 +12 20
  Sousa 8 3 4 1 7 5 +2 13
  Feirense 8 3 2 3 9 12 -3 11
  Itabaiana 8 1 3 4 5 10 −5 6
  Vitória da Conquista 8 1 1 6 7 13 −6 4

Group 5 (DF-GO-MS)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  CRAC 8 4 3 1 15 9 +6 15
  Ceilândia 8 4 2 2 14 14 0 14
  CENE 8 4 1 3 17 11 +6 13
  Aparecidense 8 3 1 4 11 15 −4 10
  Sobradinho 8 0 3 5 8 16 −8 3

Group 6 (ES-MG-RJ)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Friburguense 8 4 4 0 13 4 +9 16
  Nacional-MG 8 3 4 1 7 5 +2 13
  Aracruz 8 2 3 3 5 7 -2 9
  Volta Redonda 8 2 2 4 5 6 −1 8
  Guarani-MG 8 1 3 4 3 11 −8 6

Group 7 (PR-RS-SC-SP)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Cianorte 8 5 3 0 14 4 +10 18
  Mogi Mirim 8 3 4 1 10 7 +3 13
  Cerâmica 8 3 2 3 10 7 +3 11
  Marília 8 1 4 3 7 15 −8 7
  Concórdia 8 1 1 6 7 15 −8 4

Group 8 (PR-RS-SC-SP)Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Metropolitano 8 4 2 2 8 7 +1 14
  Juventude 8 3 3 2 7 4 +3 12
  Arapongas 8 2 4 2 6 6 0 10
  Brasil de Pelotas 8 2 3 3 6 7 −1 9
  Mirassol 8 1 4 2 8 11 −3 7

Final StageEdit

  Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                             
 Remo 0 2 2  
  Mixto 2 1 3  
    Mixto 1 0 1  
    Sampaio Corrêa* (a) 1 0 1  
  Sampaio Corrêa 2 4 6
  Vilhena 2 1 3  
    Sampaio Corrêa 1 1 2  
    Baraúnas 1 0 1  
  Baraúnas 1 2 3  
  Sousa 0 0 0  
    Baraúnas* 1 2 3
    Campinense 1 0 1  
  CSA 1 0 1
  Campinense 2 0 2  
    Sampaio Corrêa 1 2 3
    CRAC 1 0 1
  CRAC (a) 1 1 2  
  Nacional-MG 2 0 2  
    CRAC* (a) 2 1 3
    Friburguense 0 3 3  
  Friburguense 0 2 2
Ceilândia 0 1 1  
    CRAC 1 2 3
    Mogi Mirim 1 0 1  
 Cianorte 1 3 4  
  Juventude 3 0 3  
    Cianorte 2 1 3 (2)
    Mogi Mirim* (pen) 1 2 3 (4)  
  Metropolitano 1 1 2
  Mogi Mirim (a) 0 2 2  
* Promoted to 2013 Série C.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://brasileiroseried.blogspot.com/2011/05/quatro-torneios-quem-sobe.html (in Portuguese)
  2. ^ CBF. "Regulations for 2011 Serie C" (PDF). CBF. p. 7. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-05-09. Retrieved 2019-04-15.