Clube Esportivo Bento Gonçalves

Clube Esportivo Bento Gonçalves, commonly referred to as Esportivo, is a Brazilian football club based in Bento Gonçalves, Rio Grande do Sul. It currently plays in Campeonato Gaúcho Série A, the first level of the Rio Grande do Sul state football league.

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Full nameClube Esportivo Bento Gonçalves
FoundedAugust 28, 1919 (102 years ago) (1919-08-28)
GroundParque Esportivo Montanha dos Vinhedos
PresidentLaudir Piccoli
Head coachLuís Carlos Winck
LeagueCampeonato Gaúcho
WebsiteClub website


On August 28, 1919, Clube Esportivo Bento Gonçalves was founded by Leonardo Carlucci and other sportsmen.[1]

In 1969, the club won the Campeonato Gaúcho Second Level, beating by W.O. Avenida.[2]

In 1979, Esportivo finished as Campeonato Gaúcho runner-up, ahead of Internacional.[3]

In 1989, the club competed in the Brazilian Championship Second Level, but was eliminated in the first stage of the competition.[4]

In 1999, the Esportivo de Bento Gonçalves won again the Campeonato Gaúcho Second Level, finishing ahead of 15 de Novembro, Glória and Rio Grande in the final stage, which was a group stage competed by four clubs.[5]

In 2004, Esportivo won the Copa FGF, beating Gaúcho de Passo Fundo in the final round.[6]

They won the Campeonato Gaúcho Second Level again in 2012.[7]



Esportivo's stadium is Estádio Parque Esportivo Montanha dos Vinhedos, inaugurated in 2004,[8] with a maximum capacity of 15,000 people.[9]



  1. ^ "Clube Esportivo de Bento Gonçalves". Arquivo de Clubes. Archived from the original on 2013-01-17. Retrieved 2007-07-16.
  2. ^ "Rio Grande do Sul - 2nd Level - 1969 Divisão de Acesso". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2007-02-16. Retrieved 2007-07-16.
  3. ^ "Campeonato Gaúcho 1979". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2007-08-30. Retrieved 2007-07-16.
  4. ^ "Brazil 2nd Level 1989 Divisão Especial". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2008-09-07. Retrieved 2007-07-16.
  5. ^ "Rio Grande do Sul State League Second Level (Divisão de Acesso) 1999". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2007-08-27. Retrieved 2007-07-16.
  6. ^ "Rio Grande do Sul State Cup 2004". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2012-03-08. Retrieved 2010-11-18.
  7. ^ "Esportivo é campeão da Série A2". Jornal Agora (in Portuguese). July 29, 2012. Archived from the original on April 6, 2016. Retrieved October 16, 2012.
  8. ^ "Montanha dos Vinhedos". Templos do Futebol. Retrieved 2007-07-16.
  9. ^ "A nova casa do Esportivo". Clube Esportivo de Bento Gonçalves official website. Archived from the original on 2007-07-19. Retrieved 2007-07-16.

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