C.A. Rentistas

Club Atlético Rentistas, usually known simply as Rentistas is an Uruguayan football club based in Cerrito de la Victoria, Montevideo. It was founded in 1933.

Rentistas
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Full nameClub Atlético Rentistas
Nickname(s)Bichos Colorados, Bicheros, Rojos, El Renta
Founded26 March 1933
GroundEstadio Complejo Rentistas
Capacity10,600
ChairmanAlvaro Astray
CoachAlejandro Capuccio
LeaguePrimera División
2019Segunda División, 3rd
(promoted via play-offs)

HistoryEdit

 
C.A. Rentistas in 1971.

In 1971, Rentistas was the first team of the neighbourhood (barrio) Cerrito de la Victoria that achieved promotion to the Uruguayan first division. They remained there until 1980. Rentistas returned to the first division on three other occasions (1989–92, 1997–01, 2004–07).

In 1998 Rentistas inaugurated their new stadium, Complejo Rentistas. The club finished second in the Clausura and qualified for the CONMEBOL Cup 1999

ControversiesEdit

Rentistas was also known for involvement in the third-party ownership.[1] The transfer fee of Hulk was channeled to the club.[2]

TitlesEdit

1971, 1988, 1996, 2011

RivalriesEdit

The neighbourhood has two sports clubs, who share a large rivalry; the Clásico del Cerrito is contested with CS Cerrito.[3]

Current squadEdit

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 John Faust
2   DF Martín González
3   MF Javier Méndez
4   DF Gonzalo Martínez
5   MF Christian Núñez
6   MF Paolo Dantaz
8   MF Sebastián Vázquez
9   FW Guillermo Maidana
10   MF David Terans
11   FW Gonzalo Mastriani
12   GK Nicolás Rossi
13   DF Diego Fernández
No. Position Player
14   MF Bryan Bautista
15   DF Damián González
16   MF Lucas Rodríguez
17   DF Sebastián Sellanes
18   FW Gustavo Alles
19   MF Matías Mier
20   FW Joel Burgueño
22   GK Guillermo Reyes (captain)
23   DF Matías Pérez
24   DF Deivis Barone
27   MF Cristian Souza
29   MF Hugo Soria

ManagersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.football-observatory.com/IMG/pdf/report_agents_2012-2.pdf
  2. ^ Edwards, Daniel (17 May 2011). "The story of Porto's incredible Hulk exposes the shadowy business of 'off-shore transfers' ahead of the Europa League final". Goal.com. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Clásicos del fútbol uruguayo - Deportes" (in Spanish). 18 April 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2018.

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