Boa Esporte Clube

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Boa Esporte
Boa EC - MG.svg
Full name Boa Esporte Clube
Nickname(s) Boa, Coruja (Owl)
Founded April 30, 1947; 67 years ago (1947-04-30)
Stadium Melão, Varginha, Minas Gerais state, Brazil
Ground Capacity 15,471[1]
President Rone Moraes da Costa
Head coach Nedo Xavier
League Campeonato Brasileiro Série B
2013 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B, 11th
Website Club home page

Boa Esporte Clube, commonly known as just Boa Esporte or Boa, is a Brazilian football club from Varginha, Minas Gerais state. The club was formerly known as Ituiutaba Esporte Clube.

History[edit]

The club was founded on April 30, 1947, in Ituiutaba city, as Ituiutaba Esporte Clube.[2] They won the Campeonato Mineiro Second Level in 2004 and the Taça Minas Gerais in 2007. During the 2011 season, the club played in Varginha, adopting the name Boa Esporte Clube, and will return to Ituiutaba after the new stadium is built. As Boa Esporte Clube, they won the Campeonato Mineiro Second Level in 2011.

Achievements[edit]

Stadium[edit]

The club plays their home games at Estádio Municipal Prefeito Luiz Dilzon de Melo, commonly known as Melão. The stadium is located in Varginha, and has a maximum capacity of 27,000 people.[3]

As Ituiutaba Esporte Clube, the club played their home games at Estádio da Fazendinha, located in Ituiutaba.[2] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 3,840 people.[3]

Current squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
Brazil GK João Carlos
Brazil GK Jota
Brazil DF Edmar
Brazil DF Marinho Donizete
Brazil DF Rafael Goiano
Brazil DF Sheslon
Brazil DF Thiago Carvalho
Brazil DF Wallace
Brazil MF Gilson
No. Position Player
Brazil MF Hiltinho
Brazil MF Marcão
Brazil MF Marcel
Brazil MF Vinícius Hess
Brazil FW Getterson
Brazil FW Giancarlo
Brazil FW Robinho
Brazil FW Uálisson Pikachu

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://nl.soccerway.com/teams/brazil/ituiutaba-esporte-clube/5127/
  2. ^ a b Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 57. 
  3. ^ a b "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Retrieved June 22, 2011. 

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