Sociedade Esportiva Recreativa e Cultural Brasil

Sociedade Esportiva Recreativa e Cultural Brasil, commonly referred to as Brasil de Farroupilha, is a Brazilian football club based in Farroupilha, Rio Grande do Sul. It currently plays in Campeonato Gaúcho Série A2, the second level of the Rio Grande do Sul state football league.

Brasil de Farroupilha
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Full nameSociedade Esportiva Recreativa e Cultural Brasil
Nickname(s)Brasilzinho
Rubro-Verde
FoundedJanuary 15, 1939 (83 years ago) (1939-01-15)
GroundCastanheiras
Capacity5,000
PresidentFlávio Daniel Cortiana
Head coachLeandro Machado
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

Sociedade Esportiva Recreativa e Cultural Brasil were founded on January 19, 1939.[1] They won the Campeonato Gaúcho Second Level in 1992, after beating 14 de Julho in the final.[2] Brasil de Farroupilha's Renato Teixeira, with 23 goals, was the league's top goalscorer.[2]

StadiumEdit

Brasil de Farroupilha play their home games at Estádio das Castanheiras.[3] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 5,000 people.[3]

Current squad (selected)Edit

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
GK   BRA Luiz Müller
GK   BRA Alessandro
GK   BRA Gil
GK   BRA Giovani
DF   BRA Diego Konig
DF   BRA Renan Lavechia
DF   BRA Sena
DF   BRA Heverton
DF   BRA Santos
DF   BRA Ademir
MF   BRA Agnaldo
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   BRA Marquinhos
MF   BRA Michael Figueiredo
MF   BRA Tiago Rodrigues
FW   BRA Eduardo da Silva
FW   BRA Jean Michel
FW   BRA Gavião
FW   BRA Berg
FW   BRA Guto
FW   BRA Ramon Costa
FW   BRA Adão
FW   BRA Kito
FW   BRA Geraldo Batista

AchievementsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Enciclopédia do Futebol Brasileiro Lance Volume 1. Rio de Janeiro: Aretê Editorial S/A. 2001. p. 139. ISBN 85-88651-01-7.
  2. ^ a b "Rio Grande do Sul Second Level 1992" (in Portuguese). RSSSF Brasil. November 24, 2008. Retrieved January 6, 2010.
  3. ^ a b "Brasil de Farroupilha" (in Portuguese). FGF. Retrieved January 6, 2010.

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