Ceres Futebol Clube

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Logo: Ceres FC
Full name Ceres Futebol Clube
Founded July 10, 1933
Stadium Estádio João Francisco dos Santos
Ground Capacity 3,000
Estádio João Francisco dos Santos
Estádio João Francisco dos Santos - administration block and viewing area
Team photo from the 2010 season

Ceres Futebol Clube, usually known simply as Ceres, is a Brazilian football team from the city of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro state, founded on July 10, 1933.


On July 10, 1933, Ceres Futebol Clube was founded by sailors of the First Naval District (Primeiro Distrito Naval), who lived at Ceres Street, in Bangu neighborhood.[1]


(Departamento Autônomo was the name for the Amateur Carioca Soccer Championship)


The home stadium Estádio João Francisco dos Santos has a capacity of 3,000 people.


The official colors are blue and white.


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