Comerciantes Unidos

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Comerciantes Unidos
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Full name Club Social Deportivo y Cultural Comerciantes Unidos
Nickname(s) Las águilas azules de Cutervo (Cutervo's Blue Eagles)
Founded September 19, 2002; 12 years ago (2002-09-19)
Ground Estadio Juan Maldonado Gamarra,
Cutervo, Cajamarca
Ground Capacity 8,000
Chairman Anibal Pedraza
Manager Richard Garrido Guzmán[1]
League Peruvian Segunda Division
2013 Eliminated in the National Stage

Comerciantes Unidos is a Peruvian football club from Cutervo, Cajamarca. They play in the Peruvian Segunda División.

History[edit]

Comerciantes Unidos was founded as Los Comerciantes by Abdias Cieza Tapia, Juan Tarrillo Castro, and Jorge Salas Toro in 2001. That year they were promoted to their local district league. In 2002, they became an official club and changed their name to Club Social Deportivo y Cultural Comerciantes Unidos. In 2008, they reached the Copa Perú National Stage for the first time. In 2010, they were invited to participate in La Liga Superior de Cajamarca which groups the best teams from the Cajamarca Region and gives direct access to the Department Stage of the Copa Perú. that same year they reached the National Stage of the Copa Peru once more.[2] In 2013, they once more reached the Copa Perú National Stage and were invited to participate in the Peruvian Segunda División.[3]

Colours and badge[edit]

Comerciantes Unidos' colours are blue and yellow which can be seen on the club's home and away kits respectively.

The current badge was designed by José Requejo Díaz who is a club fan in 2010. The three stars represent the three times that Comerciantes has reached the National Stage of the Copa Peru.[2]

Stadium[edit]

Comerciantes Unidos plays their home matches at Estadio Juan Maldonado Gamarra which is currently being remodeled.

Honours[edit]

Regional[edit]

Winners (2): 2008, 2013
Runner-up (1): 2010
Winners (1): 2008, 2010
Runner-up (1): 2013
Winners (1): 2010
Winners (2): 2008, 2013
Winners (2): 2008, 2013

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PRESENTAN A EQUIPO DE COMERCIANTES UNIDOS 2014" (in Spanish). Comerciantes Unidos. Retrieved 31 March 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Historia" (in Spanish). Retrieved 31 March 2014. 
  3. ^ Romero, Kenny. "Luces, cámaras..." (in Spanish). Dechalaca.com. Retrieved 31 March 2014.