RSSSF Brazil Player of the Year Award


This vote has been organized since 2000 among the readers of the RSSSF Brazil site, by Marcelo Leme de Arruda, Ricardo Pontes and Fernando Matta. Until 2002, the vote was also possible for visitors of the RSSSF Archive to vote through a web form.

It is held every year in the month of January.

The rules for the vote are similar to those of the France Football award.

  1. All valid votes have to submitted between the 1st of January at
     00:00 (Brasília Time) and the 1st of February at 12:00 BT.

  2. The vote must be submitted on a form including the following information:
     Name of voter, his state of birth and state of residence and his club of preference.

  3. No more than two players of the same club are allowed.

  4. A player needs to have been active during the preceding calendar year 
     in any Brazilian club to be eligible to vote for.

Palmares

Year winner                     club
2000 Romário                    CR Vasco da Gama
2001 Romário                    CR Vasco da Gama
2002 Robinho                    Santos FC
2003 Alex                       Cruzeiro EC
2004 Washington                 C Atlético Paranaense
2005 Tévez			SC Corinthians P
2006 Fernandăo			SC Internacional

Yearwise Top-10

2000 (55 votes)

   player                         pts    ppv
 1.Romário		 	  209    3.80
 2.Juninho Paulista     	  134	 2.44
 3.Adhemar              	   74	 1.35
 4.Ronaldinho Gaúcho    	   56	 1.02
 5.Petkovic             	   42	 0.76
 6.Rogério Ceni         	   37	 0.67
 7.César                	   23	 0.42
 8.Juninho Pernambucano 	   20	 0.37
 9.Dill                 	   16	 0.29
10.Roger                	   13	 0.24

NB: ppv signifies points given per voter

2001 (28 votes)

   player                         pts    ppv
 1.Romário			   69    1.25
 2.Alex Mineiro			   38    0.69
 3.Petkovic			   26    0.47
 4.Juninho Paulista		   23    0.42
 5.Kléber			   18    0.33
 6.Kaká				   17    0.31
 7.Washington			   17    0.31
 8.Luizăo			   16    0.29
 9.Kléberson			   15    0.27
10.Marques			   15    0.27

NB: ppv signifies points given per voter

2002 (27 votes)

   player                         pts    ppv
 1.Robinho                         82    3.04
 2.Kaká                            67    2.48
 3.Diego (Santos)                  38    1.41
 4.Gilberto Silva                  23    0.85
 5.Gil                             22    0.81
 6.Marquinhos                      18    0.67
 7.Ramón                           18    0.67
 8.Rodrigo Fabri                   13    0.48
 9.Kléberson                       12    0.44
10.Luís Fabiano                    11    0.41

NB: ppv signifies points given per voter

2003 (33 votes)

   player                         pts    ppv
 1.Alex (Cruzeiro)                148    4.48
 2.Luís Fabiano                    69    2.09
 3.Diego                           52    1.58
 4.Robinho                         33    1.00
 5.Dimba                           27    0.82
 6.Renato                          27    0.82
 7.Alex (Santos)                   19    0.59
 8.Dagoberto                       17    0.52
 9.Daniel Carvalho                 12    0.36
10.Kaká                             7    0.21
10.Vágner Love                      7    0.21

NB: ppv signifies points given per voter

2004 (52 votes)

   player                         pts    ppv
 1.Washington                     190    3.73
 2.Robinho                        182    3.57
 3.Jádson                          43    0.84
 4.Ricardinho                      32    0.63
 5.Petkovic                        28    0.55
 6.Fernandăo                       24    0.47
 7.Dagoberto                       23    0.45
 8.Júlio César                     18    0.35
 9.Fernandinho                     17    0.33
10.Rogério Ceni                    17    0.33

NB: ppv signifies points given per voter

2005 (56 votes)

   player                         pts    ppv
 1.Tévez                          177    3.16
 2.Petkovic                       101    1.80
 3.Rafael Sóbis                    85    1.71
 4.Rogério Ceni                    66    1.18
 5.Diego Lugano                    47    0.84
 6.Romário                         36    0.64
 7.Robinho                         34    0.61
 8.Fred                            31    0.55
 9.Roger                           29    0.52
10.Tinga                           20    0.36

NB: ppv signifies points given per voter

2006 (47 votes)

   player                         pts    ppv
 1.Fernandăo                      147    3.13
 2.Rogério Ceni                   126    2.68
 3.Mineiro                        113    2.40
 4.Lucas                           76    1.62
 5.Rafael Sóbis                    26    0.55
 6.Iarley                          24    0.51
 7.Renato                          17    0.36
 8.Fabiano Eller                   15    0.32
 9.Souza (Săo Paulo)               13    0.28
10.Souza (América-RN)              12    0.26

NB: ppv signifies points given per voter

Top-5 Overview

   player                         1  2  3  4  5

 1.Romário			  2
 2.Robinho                        1  1     1
 3.Alex (Cruzeiro)                1
   Fernandăo                      1
   Tévez                          1
   Washington                     1
 7.Petkovic			     1  1     2
 8.Rogério Ceni     		     1     1
   Juninho Paulista		     1     1
10.Kaká                              1
   Alex Mineiro			     1
   Luís Fabiano			     1
13.Diego (Santos)       	        2
14.Rafael Sóbis         	        1      1
15.Adhemar			        1
   Jádson 			        1
   Mineiro				1
18.Gilberto Silva   		           1
   Lucas         			   1
   Ricardinho       		           1
   Ronaldinho Gaúcho		           1
22.Dimba                                      1
   Gil                                        1
   Kléber                                     1
   Diego Lugano     		              1
 
Only Petkovic made the top-5 four times.
Robinho made the top-5 three times.
Romário, Juninho Paulista, Diego, Rogério Ceni and Rafael Sóbis made the top-5 twice.

Top-10 Overview

   player                         1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9 10

 1.Romário			  2              1
 2.Robinho			  1  1     1        1
 3.Fernandăo   			  1              1
 4.Washington			  1                 1
 5.Alex (Cruzeiro)      	  1
   Tévez                	  1
 7.Petkovic			     1  1     2
 8.Rogério Ceni			     1     1     1           1
 9.Juninho Paulista		     1     1
10.Kaká				     1           1           1
11.Luís Fabiano			     1                       1
12.Alex Mineiro			     1
13.Diego (Santos)  		        2
14.Rafael Sóbis 		        1      1
15.Adhemar			        1
   Jádson 			        1
   Mineiro      		        1
18.Gilberto Silva   		           1
   Lucas            		           1
   Ricardinho       		           1
   Ronaldinho Gaúcho		           1
22.Diego Lugano                               1
   Dimba                                      1
   Gil                                        1
   Kléber                                     1
26.Iarley      			                 1
   Marquinhos  			                 1
   Renato (Santos)      	                 1
29.Dagoberto                                        1  1
30.Alex (Santos)		                    1
   César			                    1
   Ramón			                    1
   Renato (Flamengo)    	                    1
34.Fabiano Eller       			               1
   Fred                			               1
   Júlio César         			               1
   Juninho Pernambucano			               1
   Luizăo				               1
   Rodrigo Fabri			               1
40.Kléberson			                          2
41.Roger			                          1  1
42.Daniel Carvalho			                  1
   Dill				                          1
   Fernandinho  		                          1
   Souza (Săo Paulo)					  1
46.Marques			                             1
   Vágner Love          	                             1
   Souza (América-RN)					     1
   Tinga                	                             1

Robinho, Petkovic and Rogério Ceni obtained a top-10 placing four times.
Kaká and Romário obtained a top-10 placing three times.

Consistency Ranking

Below we list players who were selected by voters in at least three polls
from 2000 to 2006, first with their point totals, then
with their respective final placings, and finally with their points 
per (hundred) voters (pphv) ratios.

Point Totals

App Name                 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
 
 7  Rogério Ceni           37    7    7    6   17   66  126
 4  Diego (Juve./Atl.PR)              5    2    2    3
    Petkovic               42   26             28  101
    Robinho                          82   33  182   34
    Roger                  13    7              7   29
    Romário               209   69    6             36
 3  Alex (Palm./Cruz.)     12            148    5
    Cicinho                                3   12   16
    Fernandăo                                  24   15  147
    Juninho Paulista      134   23                   5
    Kaká                        17   67    7
    Luís Fabiano                     11   69    9
    Marcos                  2         7    5
    Nilmar                                 5         7    8


Final Placings

App Name                 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
 
 7  Rogério Ceni            6   16   12   14   10    4    2
 4  Diego (Juve./Atl.PR)             17   25   39   34
    Petkovic                5    3              5    2
    Robinho                           1    4    2    7
    Roger                  10   17             21    9
    Romário                 1    1   16              6
 3  Alex (Palm./Cruz.)     13              1   23
    Cicinho                               21   13   11
    Fernandăo                                   6   12    1
    Juninho Paulista        2    4                  26
    Kaká                         6    2   10
    Luís Fabiano                     10    2   16
    Marcos                 37        13   17
    Nilmar                                15        20   12


Points Per Hundred Voters (pphv)

App Name                 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
 
 7  Rogério Ceni           67   25   26   18   33  118  268
 4  Diego (Juve./Atl.PR)             19    6    2    5
    Petkovic               76   93             55  180
    Robinho                         304  100  357   61
    Roger                  24   25             14   52
    Romário               380  246   22             64
 3  Alex (Palm./Cruz.)     13            448    5
    Cicinho                                9   24   29
    Fernandăo                                  47   27  313
    Juninho Paulista      244   82                   9
    Kaká                        17   67    7
    Luís Fabiano                     41  209   18
    Marcos                  4        26   15
    Nilmar                                15        13   17

Cumulative Ranking

Based on the seasonwise pphv totals, we obtain the following cumulative
ranking for the period 2000-2004:

Nr Name                 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006   SUM

 1.Robinho                 -    -  304  100  357   61    -   822   [1]
 2.Romário               380  246   22    -    -   64    -   712   [2]
 3.Rogério Ceni           67   25   26   18   33  118  268   556  [10]
 4.Alex (Palm./Cruz.)     22    -    -  448   10    -    -   480   [3]
 5.Washington              -   61    -    -  373    -    -   434   [4]
 6.Petkovic               76   93    -    -   55  180    -   404   [5]
 7.Fernandăo               -    -    -    -   47   27  313   387  [27]
 8.Juninho Paulista      244   82    -    -    -    9    -   335   [6]
 9.Kaká                    -   61  248   21    -    -    -   330   [7]
10.Tévez                   -    -    -    -    -  316    -   316   [8]
11.Diego (Santos)          -    -  141  158    -    -    -   299   [9]
12.Luís Fabiano            -    -   41  209   18    -    -   268  [11]
13.Mineiro                 -    -    -    -    -   11   240  251  [96]
14.Rafael Sóbis            -    -    -    -    -  171    55  226  [12]
15.Lucas                   -    -    -    -    -    -   138  138   [-]
(Between brackets the position before the last update of this ranking)

About this document

Prepared and maintained by Marcelo Leme de Arruda for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation and RSSSF Brazil

Author: Marcelo Leme de Arruda (mlarruda@terra.com.br)
Last updated: 02 Feb 2007

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