Águia de Marabá Futebol Clube

Águia de Marabá Futebol Clube, commonly referred to as Águia de Marabá, is a Brazilian professional club based in Marabá, Pará founded on 22 January 1984. It competes in the Campeonato Paraense, the top flight of the Pará state football league.

Águia de Marabá
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Full nameÁguia de Marabá Futebol Clube
Nickname(s)Azulão (Bluebird)
Azulão do Sul do Pará (South of Pará State's Bluebird)
Founded22 January 1982; 40 years ago (1982-01-22)
GroundEstádio Municipal Zinho de Oliveira
Capacity4,500
PresidentSebastião Ferreira
Head coachWando Costa
LeagueCampeonato Paraense
2022Paraense, 4th of 12
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

The club was founded on January 22, 1982, under the name Águia Esporte Clube and had as its first president sportsman Emivaldo Milhomem, which had the support of Valtemir Pereira Lima to found a college that was created to compete in the Marabá Championship Second Division that year. The team was composed of amateur players, being the most outstanding: Déca, Gamito and Keneddi. The team won the title of the Second Division in 1984, whose conquest gave the team the right to compete in the Marabá Championship First Division the following year.

At this stage of its history the club had as president José Atlas Pinheiro. During this period the team won three municipal bonds in the years 1989, 1992 and 1993. When the last runner-up, the president was already Jorge Nery, who sought for councilor Sebastião Ferreira Neto, in 1999, agreed to professionalize the staff . The proposal won support then president of Federação Paraense de Futebol, Antônio Carlos Nunes, Companhia Vale do Rio Doce and local businesses.

Águia de Marabá is the team most prominent of the interior of Pará, where he remained from 2008 to 2015 in the Campeonato Brasileiro Série C. In the first year for very little not gained access to the second division, being in fifth place overall (only four teams came up).

In 2009, the team gained greater national prominence when he won the Fluminense 2-1 by Copa do Brasil. Before that he had eliminated the América Mineiro, another great tradition team on the national scene.

In Campeonato Paraense, the club was twice runner-up tournament. Losing in 2008 and 2010 for Remo and Paysandu, respectively.

StadiumEdit

Águia de Marabá play their home games at Estádio Municipal Zinho de Oliveira. The stadium has a maximum capacity of 4,500 people.

RivalriesEdit

The regional sports journalism recognizes as its main rival the old team Castanheira Esporte Clube, traditional team of Marabá with which the eagle played three finals municipal championship in 1993, 1996 and 1998. Gavião Kyikatejê, who inherited and owns the rights of Castanheira, has been cited as a main rival, and the games between the teams called Classic of Birds.

Current squadEdit

2022 season team

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
GK   BRA Gustavo
GK   BRA Kahakti
GK   BRA Zé Carlos
DF   BRA Admilton
DF   BRA Elivelton Silva
DF   BRA Gabriel Victor
DF   BRA João Paulo
DF   BRA Marcelo
DF   BRA Paulinho
DF   BRA Paulo Henrique
DF   BRA Pedro Lucas
DF   BRA Rafael Vioto
DF   BRA Rodrigo Augusto
DF   BRA Werick
MF   BRA Corujinha
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   BRA Da Silva
MF   BRA Danilo
MF   BRA Guri
MF   BRA Luan
MF   BRA Marcio Júnior
MF   BRA Rondineli
MF   BRA Wendel
MF   BRA Ytalo
FW   BRA Betinho
FW   BRA Flamel
FW   BRA Guga
FW   BRA Kuor
FW   BRA Pablo
FW   BRA Ramon
FW   BRA Wanderson Cavalo

HonoursEdit

Winners (1): 2015

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