Globo Futebol Clube

Globo Futebol Clube, usually known as Globo, is a Brazilian football team from the city of Ceará-Mirim, Rio Grande do Norte state.

Globo
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Full nameGlobo Futebol Clube
Nickname(s)Águias (The Eagles)
Alemães (The Germans)
FoundedOctober 18, 2012 (9 years ago) (2012-10-18)
GroundBarretão
Capacity10,000
ChairmanMarconi Barretto
ManagerFernando Tonet
LeagueCampeonato Brasileiro Série D
WebsiteClub website
Current season

HistoryEdit

The club was founded on the idea of the businessman Marconi Barretto that sought to honor Germany, using their colors, and the founder of Rede Globo de Televisão, Roberto Marinho, for those with admiration.

Besides businessman and president, Marconi Barretto is also a photographer recognized by the world and extracted from one of the photos, the inspiration for the club crest, which has the eagle mascot.

Created on October 18, 2012, the team start in professional football in the second half of 2013 conquering, under a foundation year, first place in the Second Division of the Campeonato Potiguar. In 2014, he was champion of Copa FNF. In the same year, the team won the First Round of the Campeonato Potiguar. The achievement came after the victory by 1-0 against Potiguar de Mossoró. With that, Globo qualified for the 2015 Copa do Nordeste, and also for being the best ranked in the Campeonato Potiguar won a place in the 2014 Campeonato Brasileiro Série D.

Globo played the Campeonato Brasileiro Série D until 2017, when they gained access to penalties on the URT, winning the game back 1x0, and on penalties for 3x2.

Titles and HighlightsEdit

State
Competition Titles Seasons
  Brazil Copa Rio Grande do Norte 1 2014
  Brazil Copa Cidade de Natal 1 2017
  Brazil Copa FNF 1 2014
  Brazil Campeonato Potiguar Segunda Divisão 1 2013
Highlights
Competition Titles Seasons
  Brazil Runner-up Campeonato Brasileiro Série D 1 2017
  Brazil Runner-up Campeonato Potiguar 2 2014 and 2017

Featured CampaignsEdit

StadiumEdit

They play their home games at the Barretão. The stadium has a maximum capacity of 10,000 people.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Barretão" (in Portuguese). Globo Futebol Clube. Retrieved March 2, 2015.

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