Atlético Clube Juventus

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Full name Atlético Clube Juventus
Nickname(s) Clube do Povo (People's Club)
Founded March 1, 1966
Stadium Estádio José de Melo
Ground Capacity 8,000
José de Melo – ground setting

Atlético Clube Juventus is a Brazilian football team which is situated in the city of Rio Branco in the state of Acre. Atlético Clube Juventus's home kit is a maroon shirt, black shorts and black socks. The club's mascot is an eagle and they play their home games at the Estádio José de Melo which has a capacity of 8,000. They are currently playing in the Campeonato Acriano which they have won 14 times, this makes them the 2nd most successful club in the league's history.


Atlético Clube Juventus was founded on March 1, 1966 by Elias Mansour Simão Filho, José Aníbal Tinôco, father Antônio Aneri, Dinah Gadelha Dias, Valter Félix de Souza and Iolanda Souza e Silva.[1] The club is named after the Italian club, after a suggestion by the father Antônio Aneri.[1]


Current squad[edit]

First team[edit]

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

No. Position Player
Brazil DF Antonio Marcos
Brazil DF Henrique
Brazil DF Josimar Doti
Brazil DF Wagner
Brazil DF Marquinhos
Brazil MF Hulan
Brazil MF Alfredo
No. Position Player
Brazil MF Luiz Fernando
Brazil MF Jefferson
Brazil MF Thompson
Brazil MF Neném
Brazil FW Thiago Carioca
Brazil FW Ayrson
Brazil FW Rogério Tarauacá


  1. ^ a b "Atlético Clube Juventus" (in Portuguese). Arquivo de Clubes. Archived from the original on 18 October 18, 2009. Retrieved November 10, 2009.  Check date values in: |archive-date= (help)

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