União Recreativa dos Trabalhadores

União Recreativa dos Trabalhadores, commonly known as URT, is a Brazilian football club based in Patos de Minas, Minas Gerais state. They competed in the Copa do Brasil three times.

URT
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Full nameUnião Recreativa dos Trabalhadores
Founded (1939-07-09) 9 July 1939 (age 81)
GroundEstádio Zama Maciel, Patos de Minas, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Capacity2.800
PresidentBrazil Roberto Túlio de Miranda
Head CoachBrazil Rodrigo Fonseca
LeagueCampeonato Mineiro
2019Série D, 47th
Campeonato Mineiro, 10th
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

The club was founded on July 9, 1939.[1] They won the Taça Minas Gerais in 1999, when they beat Democrata-GV in the final, and in 2000, when they defeated Ipatinga in the final. URT competed in the Copa do Brasil in 2000, when they were eliminated in the First Round by Fluminense, in 2001, when they were eliminated in the First Round by Mixto, and in 2006, when they were eliminated in the First Round by Londrina.

Current squadEdit

As of 26 April 2016.[2]

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

No. Position Player
  GK Anderson Luiz
  GK Fernando Henrique
  GK Follmann
  GK Juliano
  DF Daniel Marques
  DF Mauro Viana
  DF Robinho
  DF Willian Thuram
  DF Rodrigo Crassus
  DF Fabio Alves
  DF Kelvin
  DF Matheus Battalion
  DF Alex Murici
  MF Leandro
No. Position Player
  MF Edson Magal
  MF Pierre
  MF Rodrigo Possebon
  MF Ramos
  MF Gabriel Davis
  MF Huguinho
  MF Iann Augusto
  MF Leomir
  MF Charlemagne
  MF Tuco
  FW Alexsandro
  FW Jonathan Balotelli
  FW Pedrinho
  FW Fábio Santos

AchievementsEdit

StadiumEdit

União Recreativa dos Trabalhadores play their home games at Estádio Zama Maciel.[1] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 2,800 people.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 58.
  2. ^ "Elenco Profissional". urt.com.br/ (in Portuguese). April 26, 2016. Retrieved April 26, 2016.
  3. ^ "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 10, 2013. Retrieved March 10, 2011.