Américo Esporte Clube

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Full name Américo Esporte Clube
Nickname(s) Águia do Interior
Founded September 25, 2007
Ground Estádio Municipal Joaquim Justo, Américo Brasiliense, São Paulo state, Brazil
Ground Capacity 5,000

Américo Esporte Clube, commonly known as Américo, is a Brazilian football club based in Américo Brasiliense, São Paulo state.


The club was founded on September 25, 2007, by the businessman Celso Ferreira de Moura, and professionalized its football department in 2008, competing for the first time in a professional competition in the 2008 Campeonato Paulista Segunda Divisão, when they were eliminated in the Third Stage (Semifinals) of the competition.[1]

Competition records[edit]

Year League Result Competition Format
2008 Série B Eliminated in Semifinals 1st stage: 6 groups of 8
2nd stage: 4 groups of 6
Semifinals:2 groups of 4
Final: group of 2
2009 Série B Eliminated in 2nd stage 1st stage: 6 groups of 8
2nd stage: 6 groups of 4
3rd stage:3 groups of 4
4th stage:2 groups of 4
5th stage: Final
2010 Série B Eliminated in 2nd stage
2011 Série B Eliminated in 1st stage


Américo Esporte Clube play their home games at Estádio Municipal Joaquim Justo.[1] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 5,000 people.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Américo Esporte Clube" (in Portuguese). Federação Paulista de Futebol. Retrieved May 16, 2011. 
  2. ^ "CNEF - Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 14, 2009. Retrieved May 26, 2011.