Araxá Esporte Clube

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Araxá
Logo: Araxá EC
Full name Araxá Esporte Clube
Nickname(s) Ganso (Goose)
Founded September 20, 1958; 56 years ago (1958-09-20)
Stadium Fausto Alvim, Araxá, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Ground Capacity 5,500
President Dailsom Lettieri
Head coach Flávio Lopes
League Campeonato Mineiro
2012 Campeonato Mineiro 2nd Level, 1st
Website Club home page

Araxá Esporte Clube, commonly known as Araxá, is a Brazilian football club based in Araxá, Minas Gerais state.

History[edit]

The club was founded on September 20, 1958.[1] Araxá won the Campeonato Mineiro Second Level in 1966, 1978, 1990 and in 2012, and the Campeonato Mineiro Third Level in 2007 and in 2011.

Achievements[edit]

Stadium[edit]

Araxá Esporte Clube play their home games at Estádio Municipal Fausto Alvim.[1] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 4,500 people.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 55. 
  2. ^ "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Retrieved April 4, 2011.