Estudiantes de Caracas

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Estudiantes de Caracas
Full name Estudiantes de Caracas Sport Club
Nickname(s) Académicos (Academics)
Academia capitalina (Capital's Academy)
Los Blancos (The Whites)
Los Leones (The Lions)
Founded July 2014; 4 years ago (2014-07)
Ground Estadio Brígido Iriarte
Caracas, Venezuela
Capacity 10,000
Chairman Jorge Peraza
Manager José Fasciana
League Primera División
2017 Segunda División, 1st (Champions)

Estudiantes de Caracas Sport Club is a Venezuelan professional football club based in Caracas. It was established as a professional team in July 2014, debuting in the Venezuelan Segunda División for the 2014–15 season and earning promotion to the top tier at the end of that season. They play their games at the Estadio Brígido Iriarte.

Its major achievements are a runner-up finish at the end of their debut season in the Segunda División, as well as a championship in the same competition in 2017, and a runner-up finish in the 2016 Copa Venezuela, which allowed them to qualify for the 2017 Copa Sudamericana despite being relegated that same season.


Champions (1): 2017
Runners-up (1): 2014–15
Runners-up (1): 2016

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