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Clube Atlético Paranaense

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Clube Atlético Paranaense, commonly known as Atlético Paranaense, is a Brazilian football team from Curitiba in Paraná, founded on March 26, 1924. The club won the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A (Premier League) in 2001.

Atlético Paranaense
Atlético Paranaense
Full name Clube Atlético Paranaense
Nickname(s) Furacão (Hurricane)
Founded March 26, 1924 (93 years ago) (1924-03-26)
Ground Arena da Baixada
Ground Capacity 42,372
President Luiz Sallim Emed
Head coach Fabiano Soares
League Campeonato Brasileiro Série A
Campeonato Paranaense
2016 Série A, 6th
Paranaense, 1st
Website Club website

According to the independent auditors BDO RCS, the brand of the club is the thirteenth most valuable in Brazil, surpassing 86 million reals.[citation needed]



The club was founded in 1924.[1]

The club's first match was played on April 6, when Atlético Paranaense beat Universal FC 4–2.[2]

Atlético Paranaense has participated in the Copa Libertadores, in 2000, 2002, 2005, 2014 and 2017. In 2005, Atlético Paranaense was the runner-up of the competition being defeated in the finals by São Paulo.[citation needed]

A survey taken in 2005 by Paraná Pesquisas Institute showed that Atlético Paranaense has the largest amount of supporters in Curitiba.[3]

In 2006 Clube Atlético Paranaense had a good performance in the Copa Sudamericana, reaching the semifinals after defeating high-profile teams like Argentina's River Plate and Uruguay's Nacional. In 2007, the team partnered with the American MLS club FC Dallas. In 2010 they also announced a partnership with Vitesse Arnhem in the Netherlands.[citation needed]

Team colors and UniformEdit

Originally in 1924 Atlético used to play using a horizontally striped in red and black shirt, along with white shorts and red and black socks.[citation needed]

In 1989 Atlético's administrators wanted to differentiate the team's uniform from the other red and black teams in Brazil (mainly speaking of Flamengo, Sport Recife and Vitória), so they changed the home shirt to be vertically striped in red and black (the team kept playing with white socks and white shorts). In 1996 Atlético changed the color of the socks and the shorts from white to black.[citation needed]


Arena da Baixada

The home stadium is the Estádio Joaquim Américo, built in 1914 and renovated several times is traditionally known as Arena da Baixada.[citation needed]


  •   Orlando City SC (MLS) – The technical partnership connects City with a club that boasts a world-class training facility and one of Brazil’s top academies.[4]
  •   All India Football Federation (AIFF) – On 13 November 2014, Paranaense signed a partnership with AIFF, the governing body of Indian football, on a contract lasting till the end of 2015.[5] The idea was presented by Technical director Rob Baan. Its main motive would be to help India for "development of a strong Indian side in the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[6]

Current squadEdit

First teamEdit

As of 3 June 2017[7]

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

No. Position Player
1   GK Santos
2   DF Jonathan
3   MF Lucho González
4   DF Cleberson
5   MF Deivid
6   MF Eduardo Henrique (on loan from Coimbra-MG)
8   DF Sidcley
9   FW Ribamar
10   MF Felipe Gedoz
11   MF Nikão
12   GK Wéverton (Captain)
13   DF Paulo André
17   FW Guilherme (on loan from Corinthians)
20   MF Matheus Rossetto
21   MF Esteban Pavez
22   FW Eduardo
23   FW Lucas Fernandes (on loan from Fluminense)
No. Position Player
25   DF Wanderson
27   DF Zé Ivaldo
32   FW Giovanny
39   MF Bruno Guimarães (on loan from Audax)
44   DF Thiago Heleno
47   DF Gustavo Cascardo
49   GK Warleson
55   MF Matheus Anjos
77   FW Douglas Coutinho
87   DF Fabrício (on loan from Cruzeiro)
91   FW Éderson (on loan from Kashiwa Reysol)
92   FW Pablo
94   GK Lucas Macanhan
97   DF Nicolas
98   DF Renan Lodi
99   GK Léo (on loan from São Paulo)

Under-23 squadEdit

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

No. Position Player
15   MF Riuler
16   GK Caio
18   FW Marcelo
26   DF Daniel
29   DF Breno
74   DF Jacy
No. Position Player
80   FW Murillo
  GK Hugo Gumiero
  MF Alexsander
  MF Igor
  FW Bruno Furlan
  FW Bruno Rodrigues

Out on loanEdit

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

No. Position Player
  GK Rodolfo (at Oeste)
  DF Eduardo (at Bahia)
  DF Léo Pereira (at   Orlando City)
  DF Marcão (at   Rio Ave)
  DF Ricardo Silva (at Atletico-GO)
  MF Bruno Mota (at Náutico)
  MF Íkaro (at Atletico-GO)
  MF João Pedro (at Paraná)
No. Position Player
  MF Marcos Guilherme (at São Paulo)
  MF Rafinha (at Brasil-RS)
  MF Renan Paulino (at Náutico)
  FW Caíque (at Red Bull Brasil)
  FW Crysan (at   Cercle Brugge)
  FW Marcelo Cirino (at   Al-Nasr)
  FW Juninho (at Brasil-RS)
  FW Yago (at Juventude)


Current technical staffEdit

Role Name
First Team Coach   Fabiano Soares
Assistant manager   Kelly


Position Staff
President Luiz Sallim Emed
1st Vice-president Lauri Antonio Pick
2nd Vice-president Marcio Lara


Domestic competitionsEdit

Winner (1): 2001
Runner-up (1): 2004
Winner (1): 1995
Runner-up (1): 1990


Winners (23): 1925, 1929, 1930, 1934, 1936, 1940, 1943, 1945, 1949, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1988, 1990, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2009, 2016
Winners (2): 1998, 2003


Runner-up (1): 2005

History in competitionsEdit

[citation needed]

Brazilian League
Year 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
Pos. * * 28th 9th 28th 29th 44th 62nd 11th
Year 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
Pos. * * 32nd 4th 11th * 18th 20th 19th 18th
Year 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Pos. * 17th 15th 24th * * 8th 12th 16th 9th
Year 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Pos. 13th 1st 14th 12th 2nd 6th 13th 12th 13th 14th
Year 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Pos. 5th 17th * 3rd 8th 10th 6th
Copa Libertadores
Year 2000 2002 2005 2014
Pos. 9th 1st stage 2nd 2nd stage
Copa Sudamericana
Year 2006 2007 2008 2009
Pos. 3rd 19th 12th 1st stage

(*): Not participated

Head coachesEdit


  1. ^ "CA Paranaense". Soccerway. Perform. Retrieved 22 April 2016. 
  2. ^ (in Portuguese).
  3. ^ "Maioria rubro-negra" (in Portuguese). Gazeta do Povo. 2005-10-16. Retrieved 2008-08-08. 
  4. ^ "Orlando City SC Announces Partnership with Clube Atlético Paranaense". Orlando City SC. Retrieved 18 January 2017. 
  5. ^ "Colectiva em Nova Delhi anuncia official mente o accordo com a AIFF nesta ouinta". Atletico Paranaense. Retrieved 13 November 2014. 
  6. ^ "Brazil's Atletico Paranaense inks deal with AIFF". Chris Daniel. Retrieved 13 November 2014. 
  7. ^

External linksEdit (All matches played)