4 de Julho Esporte Clube

4 de Julho Esporte Clube, commonly known as 4 de Julho, is a Brazilian football club based in Piripiri, Piauí state. They competed in the Série B once and in the Série C twice.

4 de Julho
Full name4 de Julho Esporte Clube
FoundedJuly 4, 1987 (33 years ago) (1987-07-04)
GroundArena Colorada, Piripiri, Piauí state, Brazil
Capacity4,000
PresidentWalter Lima de Souza

HistoryEdit

The club was founded on July 4, 1987, hence the name 4 de Julho.[1] 4 de Julho won the Campeonato Piauiense in 1992 and in 1993.[2] They competed in the Série B in 1989, when they were eliminated in the First Stage. 4 de Julho was eliminated in the First Stage in the 1993 and in the 1997 editions of the Série C. The club won the Campeonato Piauiense for the third time in 2011, after beating Comercial 1–0 in the first leg of the Final, and a 1–1 draw in the second leg, the games were played respectively on August 10 and on August 17.

AchievementsEdit

StadiumEdit

4 de Julho Esporte Clube play their home games at Estádio Municipal Helvídio Nunes de Barros, nicknamed Arena Colorada.[2] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 4,000 people.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 67.
  2. ^ a b Placar Guia 2011 (1350-C): 95. January 2011.CS1 maint: untitled periodical (link)
  3. ^ "CNEF – Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 27, 2013. Retrieved February 12, 2011.