América Futebol Clube (AC)

América Futebol Clube, commonly known as América, was a Brazilian football team based in Rio Branco, Acre state. They won the Campeonato Acreano twice.

América
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Full nameAmérica Futebol Clube
Founded9 August 1919 (1919-08-09)
Dissolved1960
GroundEstádio José de Melo, Rio Branco, Acre state, Brazil
Capacity8,000

HistoryEdit

The club was founded on 9 August 1919.[1] They won the Campeonato Acriano in 1948, and in 1949.[2] América eventually folded.

AchievementsEdit

StadiumEdit

América Futebol Clube played their home games at Estádio José de Melo. The stadium has a maximum capacity of 8,000 people.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 96.
  2. ^ Placar Guia 2011 (1350-C): 98. January 2011.{{cite journal}}: CS1 maint: untitled periodical (link)