Club Atlético Brown
Club Atlético Brown (mostly known as Brown de Adrogué) is an Argentine football club from the Adrogué neighborhood in Greater Buenos Aires. The team currently plays in Primera B Nacional, the second division of the Argentine football league system.
|Full name||Club Atlético Brown|
|Founded||3 March 1945|
|Ground||Estadio Lorenzo Arandilla Adrogué,|
Greater Buenos Aires, Argentina
|League||Primera B Nacional|
|2018–19||Primera B Nacional, 9th|
The club was formed in 1945 as a multidisciplinary sports club. Brown, which has never played in Primera División, reached its highest league position in the 1999–00 season, finishing in 1st place in Primera B Metropolitana tournament, but could not promote to Primera B Nacional, being defeated in the play-off semi-final.
In June 2013, Brown won the play-off series defeating Almagro at the finals by penalty shoot-out. Therefore the squad promoted to the upper division, Primera B Nacional, for the first time in the history of the club.
Brown de Adrogué won its second title in 2015, the Primera B Metropolitana championship, therefore the squad promoted to the second division, Primera B Nacional. In September 2018, Brown achieved its most important victory to date, when the squad eliminated Independiente from the Copa Argentina after beating them by penalty shoot-out.
- As of 16 September 2019
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
- Otra sorpresa grande: Independiente fue eliminado en los penales por Brown de Adrogué - Copyright © LA NACION - URL: "https://www.lanacion.com.ar/2170700-independiente-brown-copa-argentina by Rodolfo Chisleanschi, La Nación, 10 Sep 2018
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