The Federação Cearense de Futebol (English: Football Association of Ceará state) was founded on March 23, 1920, and it manages all the official football tournaments within the state of Ceará, which are the Campeonato Cearense and the Campeonato Cearense lower levels, and represents the clubs at the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF).
- ^ Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 35.
- ^ "Diretoria" (in Portuguese). Federação Cearense de Futebol. Retrieved May 4, 2011.