Esporte Clube Águia Negra

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Águia Negra
Esporte Clube Águia Negra.PNG
Full name Esporte Clube Águia Negra
Founded May 30, 1971; 46 years ago (1971-05-30)
Stadium Estádio Ninho da Águia
Ground Capacity 3,000

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.


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.


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



  1. ^ "Águia Negra de Rio Brilhante". Arquivo de Clubes. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  2. ^ "Mato Grosso do Sul State Championship 2001 – 2nd Level (U-23 Cup)". RSSSF. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  3. ^ "Mato Grosso do Sul State Championship 2007 (Série Ouro)". RSSSF. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  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 2007-07-10. 

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