Centro Sportivo Capelense

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Capelense
Full name Centro Sportivo Capelense
Founded May 19, 1945 (69 years ago) (1945-05-19)
Stadium Estádio Manoel Moreira, Capela, Alagoas state, Brazil
Ground Capacity 5,000

Centro Sportivo Capelense, commonly known as Capelense, is a Brazilian football club based in Capela, Alagoas state. They competed in the Copa do Brasil once and twice in the Taça Brasil.

History[edit]

The club was founded on May 19, 1945.[1] They won the Campeonato Alagoano in 1959, 1962 and in 1989.[2] The club participated in the Taça Brasil in 1960, when they were defeated in the Northeastern Final to Bahia, and competed again in 1963. Capelense competed in the Copa do Brasil in 1990, when they were eliminated in the First Round by Flamengo. The club won the Campeonato Alagoano Second Level in 2008.

Achievements[edit]

Stadium[edit]

Centro Sportivo Capelense play their home games at Estádio Manoel Moreira.[1] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 5,000 people.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 38. 
  2. ^ Placar Guia 2011 (1350-C): 84. January 2011. 
  3. ^ "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Retrieved April 1, 2011.