S.V. Excelsior

SV Excelsior is an amateur football club from the Commewijne District town of Meerzorg, Suriname. The club was founded in the late 1920s and spent most of its tenure in the top flight of Surinamese football. Recently, the club had been in a dry spell, and spend time in the second tier of Surinamese football, only recently to be promoted back into the Hoofdklasse.

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Full nameSporting Voetbal Excelsior
Nickname(s)The Kralingers of Suriname
Founded25 February 1910; 112 years ago (1910-02-25)
GroundMeerzorg Stadion
LeagueEerste Klasse
2015–16Hoofdklasse, 10th


Champions: 1930–31
Runners-up: 2009–10
Winners: 2010

Current squadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
DF   SUR Jetro Fer
FW   SUR Wensley Christoph
FW   SUR Giovanni Drenthe
FW   BRA Ailton Paiva