Clube Atlético Ferroviário

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Ferroviário
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Full name Clube Atlético Ferroviário
Founded January 12, 1930
Dissolved 1971
Ground Durival Britto, Curitiba, Brazil
Ground Capacity 20,000

Clube Atlético Ferroviário, commonly known as Ferroviário, were a Brazilian football team from Curitiba, Paraná state. They won the Campeonato Paranaense eight times.

History[edit]

Clube Atlético Ferroviário were founded on January 12, 1930.[1] They won the Campeonato Paranaense in 1937, 1938, 1944, 1948, 1950, 1953, 1965, and in 1966.[1] The club fused with Britânia Sport Club and Palestra Itália Futebol Clube in 1971, forming Colorado Esporte Clube. Subsequently, it joined Esporte Clube Pinheiros (PR), forming Paraná Clube.[1]

Stadium[edit]

Clube Atlético Ferroviário played their home games at Estádio Durival Britto.[2] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 20,000 people.[3]

Achievements[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Enciclopédia do Futebol Brasileiro Lance Volume 1. Rio de Janeiro: Aretê Editorial S/A. 2001. p. 165. ISBN 85-88651-01-7. 
  2. ^ Rodrigues, Rodolfo (2006). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. São Paulo: Panda Books. p. 99. ISBN 85-7695-011-1. 
  3. ^ "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Brazilian Football Confederation. Retrieved January 21, 2010.