Centro Atlético Fénix

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Fénix
CA Fenix.png
Full name Centro Atlético Fénix
Nickname(s) Albivioletas, Los de Capurro,
Mugrientos, Maquina de Capurro
Founded 7 July 1916; 100 years ago (1916-07-07)
Ground Estadio Parque Capurro,
Montevideo, Uruguay
Ground Capacity 10,000
Chairman Romeo Vidart
Manager Vacant
League Primera División Uruguaya
2015–16 6th

Centro Atlético Fénix is an Uruguayan sports club from Montevideo. The football team currently plays in Primera División. Fénix is one of the most popular and traditional teams of Uruguay's 2nd Division, along with Racing Club de Montevideo, which is its all-time rival.

History[edit]

The club was founded on 7 July 1916 by a group of young men who named the club "Fénix" (Phoenix) after the mythological bird. The club's colors are violet (chosen to represent eternity) and white (to represent purity).

In 2002 the club qualified to play in Copa Libertadores for the first time, a feat they repeated in 2003, but the club were relegated from the Primera División at the end of the 2005/2006 season.

Titles[edit]

1956, 1959, 1973, 1977, 1985, 2007, 2009
  • Tercera División: 3
1942, 1949, 1991

Performance in CONMEBOL competitions[edit]

2003: First Round
2004: First Round
2011: First Round

2016 First Round

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 15 April 2017

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

No. Position Player
1 Uruguay GK Darío Denis
2 Uruguay DF Lucas López
3 Uruguay DF Martín González
4 Uruguay DF Ángelo Gabrielli
5 Uruguay MF Raúl Ferro
6 Uruguay DF Rodrigo Cabrera
7 Uruguay MF Leonardo Fernández
8 Uruguay MF Diego Ferreira
9 Switzerland FW Kevin Gissi
10 Panama FW Cecilio Waterman
11 Uruguay FW Fabián Estoyanoff
12 Uruguay GK Michel Tabárez
13 Uruguay MF Emiliano Mozzone
14 Peru MF Claudio Torrejón
15 Uruguay MF Alejandro Della Nave
No. Position Player
16 Uruguay MF Rodrigo Abascal
17 Uruguay DF Ignacio Pallas (captain)
18 Uruguay MF Juan Viacava
19 Uruguay FW Agustín Canobbio
20 Uruguay FW Mathías Acuña
21 Uruguay DF Matías Pérez
22 Uruguay FW Cristian Cruz
23 Uruguay MF Fernando Sellanes
24 Uruguay DF Juan Álvez
25 Uruguay GK Santiago Mele
26 Uruguay MF Manuel Ugarte
27 Brazil FW Breno Caetano
29 Uruguay GK Agustín Requena
30 Uruguay FW Pablo Olivera
40 Uruguay MF Roberto Fernández

Out on loan[edit]

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

No. Position Player

Managers[edit]

External links[edit]