América Futebol Clube (Teófilo Otoni)

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Full name América Futebol Clube
Founded 1936
Ground Nassri Mattar,
Teófilo Otoni, Brazil
Ground Capacity 5,000
Chairman Nodjer Walter
Head coach Gilmar Estevam
League Campeonato Mineiro First Division

América Futebol Clube, or simply América, is a Brazilian football team from Teófilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, founded on May 12, 1936. Since 2004 they continuous compete in Campeonato Mineiro. In 2009 they were promoted to the top-tier of Campeonato Mineiro for the first time.


Season Records[edit]

Season Campeonato Mineiro Copa MG Campeonato Brasileiro Copa do Brasil
Division Format Stage Position Position Division Stage Position
2004 C g3-2 First Stage 2nd advance
2g4-2 Final Group Stage 4th
2005 C g6 Final Round 6th 1st stage
2006 C g5-2 First Stage 5th eliminated
2007 - - - - -
2008 C g6-2p Final Stage Runners-up
2009 B g12-3p Round Robin 3rd
2010 A g12*-8 First Stage 9th
2011 A g12*-4 Semifinals Elim. 4th D withdrew


Their home stadium is the Nassri Mattar stadium, capacity 5,000.