Esporte Clube Sírio (basketball)

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E.C. Sírio
E.C. Sírio logo
ArenaGinásio Esporte Clube Sírio
LocationSão Paulo, Brazil
Team colorsRed, White
Championships1 FIBA Intercontinental Cup
8 South American Club Championships
7 Brazilian Championships

Esporte Clube Sírio, abbreviated as E.C. Sírio, is a Brazilian men's professional basketball club that is based in São Paulo, Brazil.


Over the years, E.C. Sírio featured players like: Amaury Pasos, Carlos "Mosquito" Domingos Massoni, Washington "Dodi" Joseph, Antônio Sucar, Bira Maciel, Marquinhos Leite, Julio "Julinho" Garavello, Marcel de Souza, Oscar Schmidt, Russo, and other talents. The club won the regional São Paulo State Championship seven times. They also won the Brazilian Championship national title seven times.

E.C. Sírio also won the South American Club Championship eight times. In addition to that, the club also won the FIBA Intercontinental Cup title in 1979.[1]

Honors and titles[edit]




  • Brazilian Championship
    • Champions (7): 1968, 1970, 1972, 1978, 1979, 1983, 1989
    • Runners-up (4): 1969, 1971, 1981 (II), 1987


  • São Paulo State Championship
    • Champions (7): 1959, 1962, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1978, 1979
    • Runners-up (8): 1961, 1963, 1968, 1969, 1977, 1983, 1986, 1988

Notable players[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Head coaches[edit]


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