A.D. Pontassolense

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Full name Associação Desportiva Pontassolense
Founded 1979
Ground Ponta do Sol,
Ponta do Sol, Madeira
Ground Capacity 3,000
Chairman Portugal António Manuel Ribeiro
Manager Portugal Vítor Miguel
League Portuguese Second Division
2008–09 Zona Norte, 5th

Associação Desportiva Pontassolense is a Portuguese football club based in Ponta do Sol, Madeira. Founded in 1979, it currently plays in the Portuguese Second Division, holding home matches at Campo Municipal Ponta do Sol, with a 3,000-seat capacity.


Pontassolense saw the light of day on 27 January 1979, but only began participating in official competitions two years later.

In the early years the club was based in was used to stage Ribeira Brava, Madeira Islands, where one single midweek practice took place. The remaining sessions occurred at Ponta do Sol, which would later become a hotel.[1]


Current squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
Portugal GK Cárin
Portugal GK Nuno Carrapato
Portugal DF Zé Pedro
Portugal DF Dário
Portugal DF Rui Manuel
Venezuela DF Juan da Silva
Portugal DF Fábio Mariano
Portugal DF Carlo
Portugal DF Monteiro
No. Position Player
Portugal MF Gonçalo
Brazil MF Gleibson
Portugal MF Dinarte
Serbia MF Amar
Portugal FW Rúben
Portugal FW Marquinhos
Portugal FW Nani
Senegal FW Dieng
Portugal FW Bruno Gonçalves
Serbia FW Marijo Drzic



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