Esporte Clube Internacional

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Inter de Santa Maria
Esporte Clube Internacional.svg
Full name Esporte Clube Internacional
Nickname(s) Coloradinho, Interzinho and Alve-Rubro
Founded May 16, 1928; 88 years ago (1928-05-16)
Stadium Estádio Presidente Vargas, Santa Maria, Brazil
Ground Capacity 12,000
Website Club home page

Esporte Clube Internacional, usually known as Inter de Santa Maria, Internacional de Santa Maria, Inter-SM, or simply as Internacional, is a Brazilian football club from Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul state founded on May 16, 1928.[1] The club competed in the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A in 1982, finishing 21st.[2] Inter plays its home matches in its own stadium, Estádio Presidente Vargas, which has a maximum capacity of 12,000 people and is also known as Baixada Melancólica.[3]



  1. ^ "Esporte Clube Internacional" (in Portuguese). Arquivo de Clubes. Retrieved 2008-02-15. 
  2. ^ "Brazil 1982" (in Portuguese). RSSSF. Retrieved 2008-02-15. 
  3. ^ "Baixada Melancólica" (in Portuguese). Templos do Futebol. Retrieved 2008-02-15.