Racing Club de Montevideo

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Racing de Montevideo
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Full name Racing Club de Montevideo
Nickname(s) La Escuelita, Racinguistas, Cerveceros
Founded April 6, 1919
Ground Estadio Osvaldo Roberto, Montevideo, Uruguay
Ground Capacity 8,500
Chairman William Lucas
Manager Mauricio Larriera
League Uruguayan Primera División
2013–14 8th

Racing Club de Montevideo is a football club from Montevideo in Uruguay. It currently play in the Uruguayan 1st Division.

Racing CM is known as "La Escuelita" (The Little School) due to the high standard of players that have emerged from their teams. Racing is one of Uruguay's traditional teams, in terms of victories and fans, However, more recently Racing has encounters problems.[which?]

Racing's main rival is Fénix.


1955, 1958, 1974, 1989, 2008
1923, 1929, 1930

Performance in CONMEBOL competitions[edit]

2010: Second Round


For a list of all former and current Racing players with a Wikipedia article, see Category:Racing Club de Montevideo players.

Current Squad 2013-14[edit]

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

No. Position Player
1 Uruguay GK Jorge Contreras
2 Uruguay DF Rodrigo Brasesco
3 Uruguay DF Manuel Fernández
4 Uruguay DF Gonzalo Aguilar
5 Uruguay DF Carlos Díaz
6 Uruguay DF Federico da Luz
7 Uruguay FW Federico Goméz
8 Uruguay FW Luis Gorosito
9 Uruguay MF Cristián Tabo
10 Uruguay MF Agustín Gutiérrez
12 Uruguay GK Leandro Gelpi (on loan from Peñarol)
No. Position Player
13 Uruguay DF Pablo Lacoste
14 Uruguay FW Carlos Acosta
15 Uruguay MF Ernesto Dudok
16 Uruguay MF Jorge González (on loan from Danubio)
18 Uruguay MF Diego Zabala
19 Uruguay DF Enzo Ruiz
20 Uruguay DF Marcelo Gamarra
24 Uruguay MF Jesús Trindade
Argentina DF Guido Dal Cason
Canada DF Andrés Matías Fresenga

Notable coaches[edit]