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Sport Club São Paulo

Sport Club São Paulo, also known as São Paulo, are a Brazilian football team from Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul. They competed in the Série A three times.

São Paulo
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Full nameSport Club São Paulo
Nickname(s)Leão do Parque
Caturrita
Founded4 October 1908; 111 years ago (1908-10-04)
GroundAldo Dapuzzo, Rio Grande, Brazil
Capacity7,000
PresidentDomingos Escovar
Head coachVosmir Fabian
LeagueCampeonato Gaúcho
2016Campeonato Gaúcho, ranked for the second phase.

HistoryEdit

Sport Club São Paulo were founded on October 4, 1908,[1] by Adolpho Corrêa and other young sportsmen.[2] The club were named São Paulo after Adolpho Corrêa's home city.[2] São Paulo won their first title, which was the Campeonato Gaúcho, in 1933.[1] They won the Copa Bento Gonçalves in 1985.[2]

The club competed in the Série A three times.[2] São Paulo's first participation was in 1979, when they finished in the 42nd place.[3] The club competed again in 1980, finishing in the 41st place.[4] They competed for the last time in 1982, when they ended in the 31st place in the league.[5]

StadiumEdit

São Paulo play their home games at Estádio Aldo Dapuzzo.[2] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 10,000 people.[6]

Current squadEdit

As of 22 January 2018.

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

No. Position Player
-   GK Nicolas
-   GK Régis
-   GK Medina
-   GK Denzel
-   DF Thiago Machado
-   DF Jeferson Falcão
-   DF Felipe
-   DF Anderson Pico
-   DF Bruno Oliveira
-   DF Guilherme Almeida
-   DF Rudigullithi
-   DF Marcelo Carvalho
-   DF Ricardo Bierhals
-   DF Pedro
-   MF Leanderson
-   MF Marcelo Labarthe
No. Position Player
-   MF Diguinho
-   MF Ton
-   MF Michel Lorran
-   MF Jackson Leylon
-   MF Diogo
-   MF Victor Feijão
-   MF Rodrigo Marques
-   MF Matheus Humberto
-   FW Janderson
-   FW Luís Gueguel
-   FW Fred Saraiva
-   FW Alex Alcântara
-   FW Marlon
-   FW Felipe Paulista
-   FW Rafael Pilões

AchievementsEdit

DerbyEdit

The derby between São Paulo and Rio Grande is known as Rio-Rita.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Enciclopédia do Futebol Brasileiro Lance Volume 1. Rio de Janeiro: Aretê Editorial S/A. 2001. p. 239. ISBN 85-88651-01-7.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Sport Club São Paulo" (in Portuguese). Arquivo de Clubes. Archived from the original on April 19, 2004. Retrieved June 15, 2009.
  3. ^ Ricardo Pontes (November 16, 2007). "V COPA BRASIL - 1979". RSSSF Brasil. Archived from the original on May 20, 2009. Retrieved June 15, 2009.
  4. ^ Ricardo Pontes (January 4, 2000). "VI Copa Brasil - 1980". RSSSF Brasil. Archived from the original on May 31, 2009. Retrieved June 15, 2009.
  5. ^ Ricardo Pontes (January 18, 2000). "Brazil 1982". RSSSF Brasil. Archived from the original on June 4, 2009. Retrieved June 15, 2009.
  6. ^ "Aldo Dapuzzo" (in Portuguese). Templos do Futebol. Retrieved June 15, 2009.
  7. ^ "Esporte: Rio Grande vence o Rio-Rita e é líder da Chave 2" (in Portuguese). Diário Popular. April 14, 2008. Retrieved June 15, 2009.[dead link]

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