Mineros de Guayana

The ACCD Mineros de Guayana, usually known as Mineros de Guayana or simply Mineros, is a Venezuelan football (soccer) club based in Puerto Ordaz.

Mineros de Guayana
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Full nameAsociación Civil Club Deportivo Mineros de Guayana
Nickname(s)Los Negriazules, La Pandilla del Sur
Founded1981; 39 years ago (1981)
GroundCTE Cachamay
Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela
Capacity41,600 [1]
ChairmanAlejandro Arroyo
ManagerRichard Páez
LeaguePrimera División Venezolana
20194th, aggregate table
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

The Colegio Loyola Gumilla's field, located in Puerto Ordaz, was used in football matches. The people who played at the field decided to found a football club. On November 11, 1981, the club was founded as Club Deportivo Mineros de Guayana.

On November 20, 1981, the club's foundation constitutive act was signed.

On January 3, 1982, the club played its first match, against Villa Colombia FC, a Guayana's amateur club. Mineros won 2-0, both goals scored by José Pacheco.

On September 5, 1982, the club won the Segunda División Venezolana, being promoted to the following year's first division.

In 1989, the club won the first Primera División Venezolana.

TitlesEdit

Amateur Era (0):
Professional Era (1): 1989
1982
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1984, 2011, 2017

Performance in CONMEBOL competitionsEdit

1990: Group Stage
1997: Group Stage
2005: Preliminary Round
2008: First Stage
2005: Preliminary Round
2006: Preliminary Round
2012: Second Stage
2013:
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1995: Quarter-Finals

ColorsEdit

The club's colors are blue and black.

Current squadEdit

Updated 17 March 2018 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 Ángel Faría
4   MF Francisco Flores
5   DF Julio Machado
6   DF Luis Vallenilla (captain)
7   MF Argenis Gómez
8   MF Édgar Jiménez
9   FW Richard José Blanco
11   FW Charlis Ortíz
12   GK Jesús Rojas
13   DF Anthony Matos
14   DF José Luis Marrufo
15   FW Yaimil Medina
17   MF Rodderyck Perozo
No. Position Player
18   MF Nelson Hernández
19   MF Francisco Pol Hurtado
20   MF Pedro Valdés
21   FW Johan Arrieche
22   GK Mario Santilli
24   MF Brayan Hurtado
25   MF Pablo
27   DF Paolo Chacón
28   DF Christian Gómez
30   DF José Luis Granados
55   GK Luis Romero
  DF Jesús Yendis
  MF William Arismendi
  FW Jholvis Acevedo

Former managersEdit

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The club's logo is composed of a geometrical figure, which is a carbon diamond crystal zoomed millions of times with a microscope.

StadiumEdit

Mineros plays their home matches at CTE Cachamay, which has a maximum capacity of 41,600 people. [2] It was 1 of the 9 venues of the Copa America 2007, for this, US$160,000 were invested for the expansion of the stadium. The stadium has multiple uses, like a special kids area, an indoor gym, basketball and volleyball courts, a racing track, ten media station booths, a commercial center, movie theaters and three enormous parking lots. The stadium is surrounded by the river Caroní and the waterfall of the Cachamay Park.

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