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Clube de Regatas Brasil

Clube de Regatas Brasil, or CRB as it is usually called, is a Brazilian football team from Maceió in Alagoas.

CRB
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Full nameClube de Regatas Brasil
Nickname(s)Galo (de Campina) (Red-cowled Cardinal)
Galo da Praia (Cardinal of the Beach)
FoundedSeptember 20, 1912; 107 years ago (1912-09-20)
GroundTrapichão,[1] Maceió, Brazil
Capacity19,105
PresidentMarcos Barbosa
Head coachMarcelo Cabo
LeagueCampeonato Brasileiro Série B
Campeonato Alagoano
2018Série B, 12th
WebsiteClub website

Founded on September 20, 1912, its greatest rival is Centro Sportivo Alagoano, and it plays in white and red shirts, shorts and socks.

HistoryEdit

The club was founded on September 20, 1912 by Lafaiete Pacheco, former member of Clube Alagoano de Regatas. He was dissatisfied with the precarious conditions of his former club. Aroldo Cardoso Zagallo, father of Mário Jorge Lobo Zagallo, worked at the club in 1913 as the football department boss.

Four years later, in 1916, CRB bought an estate in Pajuçara neighborhood and built its football field where is now Severiano Gomes Stadium.

CRB-CSA derby historyEdit

CRB and CSA is a traditional Alagoas state derby.

Numbers of the derby

  • Games: 474
  • CRB wins: 171
  • Draws: 156
  • CSA wins: 148
  • CRB goals: 579
  • CSA goals: 606

Biggest win: CRB 6–0 CSA on October 1, 1939 in the game that was known as "Jogo da Sofia" (Sofia's game), which is a reference to a goat named Sofia and owned by CRB's forward Arlindo, as the goat is the number six animal in Jogo do Bicho.[2]

StadiumEdit

Home stadium is the Estádio Severiano Gomes Filho, which has a maximum capacity of 6,000 people. The club also plays at Estádio Rei Pelé, which has a maximum capacity of 19,105 people.

AchievementsEdit

1927, 1930, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1950, 1951, 1961, 1964, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1983, 1986, 1987, 1992, 1993, 1995, 2002, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016,[3] 2017
  • Torneio José Américo Filho (Cup of Northeast): 1
1975
Runners-up (1): 1994
Runners-up (1): 2011

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 Júlio César
2   DF Paulo Sérgio
3   DF Sérgio Raphael
4   DF Gabriel
5   MF Glaydson
6   DF Maranhão
7   FW Luidy
8   MF Olívio
9   FW Zé Carlos
10   MF Cleiton Xavier (on loan from Vitória)
12   MF Pery
13   MF Josa
14   DF Diego Jussani
15   DF Audálio
16   GK Bruno
No. Position Player
17   FW Isac
18   MF Danilo Bueno
19   FW Daniel Cruz
20   MF Wellington Saci
21   GK Cris
22   DF Gleidson
24   MF Leandro Brasília
25   MF Bruno Nascimento
26   MF Somália
27   FW Maxwell
28   DF Rodrigo
29   GK Juliano
  MF Guilherme (on loan from Vasco da Gama)
  MF Dakson
  MF Élton José
  MF Matheus Queiroz

All presidents in club historyEdit

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