Esporte Clube Sírio

Esporte Clube Sírio, abbreviated as E.C. Sírio, is a Brazilian men's professional basketball club that is based in São Paulo, Brazil.

E.C. Sírio
ArenaGinásio Esporte Clube Sírio
LocationSão Paulo, Brazil
Team colorsRed, White
Championships1 FIBA Intercontinental Cup
8 South American Club Championships
7 Brazilian Championships


Over the years, E.C. Sírio featured basketball players like: Amaury Pasos, Carlos "Mosquito" Domingos Massoni, Washington "Dodi" Joseph, Antônio Sucar, Bira Maciel, Marquinhos Leite, Julio Garavello, Marcel de Souza, Oscar Schmidt, Russo, and other talents. The club won the regional São Paulo State Championship seven times. They also won the Brazilian Championship national title seven times.

E.C. Sírio also won the continental South American Club Championship eight times. In addition to that, the club also won the title of the 1979 edition of the FIBA Intercontinental Cup.[1]

Honors and titlesEdit




  • Brazilian Championship
    • Champions (7): 1968, 1970, 1972, 1978, 1979, 1983, 1989
    • Runners-up (4): 1969, 1971, 1981 (II), 1987


  • São Paulo State Championship
    • Champions (7): 1959, 1962, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1978, 1979
    • Runners-up (8): 1961, 1963, 1968, 1969, 1977, 1983, 1986, 1988

Notable playersEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA-sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.


To appear in this section a player must have either:

  • Set a club record or won an individual award while at the club
  • Played at least one official international match for their national team at any time
  • Played at least one official NBA match at any time.

Head coachesEdit

Other sportsEdit

Esporte Clube Sírio's football department was disbanded in 1935.


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