Esporte Clube Águia Negra

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Águia Negra
Esporte Clube Águia Negra.PNG
Full nameEsporte Clube Águia Negra
FoundedMay 30, 1971; 49 years ago (1971-05-30)
GroundEstádio Ninho da Águia
Capacity3,000

Esporte Clube Águia Negra, usually known simply as Águia Negra or as Águia Negra de Rio Brilhante is a Brazilian football club from Rio Brilhante, Mato Grosso do Sul state.

History[edit]

The club was founded on May 30, 1971.[1]

In 2001, Águia Negra won its first title, which was the Mato Grosso do Sul State Championship Second Level, beating Coxim in the final.[2]

In 2007, the club won its second title, which was the Mato Grosso do Sul State Championship. Águia Negra beat CENE in the final.[3] In the same year, the club competed in the Brazilian Championship Third Level, but was eliminated in the second stage.[4] They won the state championship again in 2012.

Stadium[edit]

Águia Negra's stadium is Estádio Ninho da Águia, inaugurated in 2007, with a maximum capacity of 3,000 people.[5]

Current squad[edit]

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
GK Brazil BRA Augusto
GK Brazil BRA Cicero
DF Brazil BRA Gilson
DF Brazil BRA Tininho
DF Brazil BRA Adriano
DF Brazil BRA Diego
DF Brazil BRA Magno
DF Brazil BRA Renan
MF Brazil BRA Fábio Santos
MF Brazil BRA Gilberto
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF Brazil BRA Wiliam
MF Brazil BRA Alex Franco
MF Brazil BRA Jhonatan
MF Brazil BRA Pericles
MF Brazil BRA Léo
MF Brazil BRA Nelmon
MF Brazil BRA Wellingthon
FW Brazil BRA Gefinho
FW Brazil BRA Murilo
FW Brazil BRA Tupanzinho

Achievements[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Águia Negra de Rio Brilhante". Arquivo de Clubes. Archived from the original on January 17, 2013. Retrieved July 10, 2007.
  2. ^ "Mato Grosso do Sul State Championship 2001 – 2nd Level (U-23 Cup)". RSSSF. Archived from the original on February 17, 2007. Retrieved July 10, 2007.
  3. ^ "Mato Grosso do Sul State Championship 2007 (Série Ouro)". RSSSF. Archived from the original on May 23, 2007. Retrieved July 10, 2007.
  4. ^ "Brazil 2007 Championship – Third Level (Série C)". RSSSF. Archived from the original on October 13, 2007. Retrieved 2007-07-10.
  5. ^ "Ninho da Águia". Templos do Futebol. Retrieved July 10, 2007.

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