Brazilian League: Dates confirmed for the first round of the 2024 Brasileirão season

The CBF confirmed how the first round of the 2024 Brazilian league will be played
Martín O'Donnell
2024-04-04 17:04:50

The moment Brazilian football fans have been waiting for is upon us. The start of the 2024 Brasileirão is just around the corner, with days and kick-off times confirmed for the first round matches as the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) confirmed how the initial round will be played.

Although the organization had announced an unprecedented opening match for this year, it turns out there will be two simultaneous matches to kick off the tournament.


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The Brazilian league will raise the curtain on Saturday, April 13th, with two matches scheduled for 18:30 (Brasília time). While Internacional host Bahia at Beira-Rio, Criciúma will play against Juventude at Heriberto Hulse. Later on, Fluminense will face Bragantino at the Maracanã and São Paulo will square off against Fortaleza at the Morumbi.

This is how the first round of the 2024 Brasileirão will be played

(All times are in Brasília time)

Saturday – 13/04

  • Internacional vs Bahia – 18:30 – Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre
  • Criciúma vs Juventude – 18:30 – Heriberto Hulse, Criciúma
  • Fluminense vs Red Bull Bragantino – 21:00 – Maracanã
  • São Paulo vs Fortaleza – 21:00 – Morumbi

Sunday – 14/04

  • Atlético Goianiense vs Flamengo – 16:00 – Serra Dourada, Goiânia
  • Vasco da Gama vs Grêmio – 16:00 – São Januário, Rio de Janeiro
  • Corinthians vs Atlético Mineiro – 16:00 – Neo Química Arena, São Paulo
  • Athletico Paranaense vs Cuiabá – 16:00 – Arena da Baixada, Curitiba
  • Cruzeiro vs Botafogo – 17:00 – Mineirão, Belo Horizonte
  • Vitória vs Palmeiras – 18:30 – Manoel Barradas, Salvador


Desmond Efe-Khaese
Apr 04, 2024