Sociedade Esportiva Ypiranga Futebol Clube

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Ypiranga
Full name Sociedade Esportiva Ypiranga Futebol Clube
Founded August 3, 1938
Ground Limeirão, Santa Cruz do Capibaribe, Pernambuco state, Brazil
Ground Capacity 5,000

Sociedade Esportiva Ypiranga Futebol Clube, commonly known as Ypiranga, is a Brazilian football club based in Santa Cruz do Capibaribe, Pernambuco state. They competed twice in the Série C.

History[edit]

The club was founded on August 3, 1938.[1] They competed in the Série C in 1995, when they were eliminated in the First Stage of the competition. Ypiranga won the Campeonato Pernambucano Second Level in 2004. The club competed again in the Série C in 2006, being eliminated again in the First Stage of the competition.

Achievements[edit]

Stadium[edit]

Sociedade Esportiva Ypiranga Futebol Clube play their home games at Estádio Otávio Limeira Alves, nicknamed Limeirão.[1] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 5,000 people.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Placar Guia 2011 (1350-C): 67. January 2011. 
  2. ^ "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Retrieved April 28, 2011.