CEPE-Caxias

Clube dos Empregados da Petrobrás - Duque de Caxias, usually known as CEPE-Caxias, is a Brazilian women's football team, from Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro state.

CEPE-Caxias
Full nameClube dos Empregados
da Petrobrás - Duque de Caxias
FoundedMarch 29, 1999
GroundMarrentão, Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro state
Capacity10,000
Team photo from the 2010 season
Estádio Romário de Souza Faria

HistoryEdit

CEPE-Caxias was founded on March 29, 1999.[1]

In 2006,[2] and in 2007,[3] the club won the Carioca Women's Football Championship.

In 2006, CEPE-Caxias also finished as Brazil Trophy's runner-up, after being defeated in the final by Botucatu.[4]

The club, in a partnership with Duque de Caxias, won the Copa do Brasil de Futebol Feminino in 2010. The title qualified them for the 2011 Copa Libertadores Femenina, where they finished its group stage third out of four.

They won the Campeonato Carioca again in 2011, after beating Vasco in the final.

AchievementsEdit

StadiumEdit

São José play their home games at Estádio Romário de Souza Faria, nicknamed Marrentão. The stadium has a maximum capacity of 10,000 people.[5]

Noted playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Perfil da Equipe". CEPE-Caxias. Retrieved September 20, 2007.
  2. ^ "Carioca Women's Football Championship 2006". FFERJ. Archived from the original (.doc) on September 28, 2007. Retrieved September 20, 2007.
  3. ^ "Carioca Women's Football Championship 2007". FFERJ. Archived from the original on June 25, 2007. Retrieved September 20, 2007.
  4. ^ "Taça Brasil 2006 (Women's Brazil Cup)". RSSSF. Archived from the original on August 20, 2007. Retrieved September 20, 2007.
  5. ^ "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 10, 2013. Retrieved November 29, 2011.

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