Esporte Clube Corinthians

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Corinthians de Presidente Prudente
Full name Esporte Clube Corinthians
Founded February 8, 1945
Dissolved ?
Ground Estádio Eduardo José Farah, Presidente Prudente, São Paulo state, Brazil
Ground Capacity 44,414
State championship match between Corinthians and Palmeiras in the Prudentão 2009

Esporte Clube Corinthians, commonly known as Corinthians de Presidente Prudente, was a Brazilian football club based in Presidente Prudente, São Paulo state. They competed in the Série C once.

History[edit]

The club was founded on February 8, 1945,[1] Corinthians won the Campeonato Paulista Série A2 in 1959.[2] named after Sport Club Corinthians Paulista. They competed in the Série C in 1996, when they were eliminated in the Second Stage by Rio Branco-PR.[3] The club eventually folded.

Achievements[edit]

Stadium[edit]

Esporte Clube Corinthians played their home games at Estádio Eduardo José Farah, nicknamed Farahzão.[1] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 44,414 people.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 101. 
  2. ^ "São Paulo State Championship – Second Level 1959". RSSSF. August 28, 2001. Retrieved February 14, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Série C 1996". RSSSF. June 6, 2003. Retrieved February 14, 2011. 
  4. ^ "CNEF – Cadastro Nacional de Estádios de Futebol" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Futebol. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 14, 2009. Retrieved February 14, 2011.