^John Frank Clark (2012). Historical Dictionary of Republic of the Congo. Scarecrow Press. pp. 159–. ISBN978-0-8108-4919-8. Retrieved 1 August 2013. "Étoile du Congo is one of Congo's two great, historic football (soccer) teams. Founded as a club called “Renaissance” in the 1940s, the club took its current name in 1950. Based in the Poto-Poto district, it won the Brazzaville city champions ..."