Paulense Desportivo Clube

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Paulense
Paulense Desportivo Clube crest.jpeg
Full name Paulense Desportivo Clube
Nickname(s) Unknown
Founded 1981
Ground Estadio João Serra
Paúl, Cape Verde
Ground Capacity 2,000
Chairman Cape Verde Octávio Delgado Veiga
Manager Cape Verde Rildo Tavares
League Santo Antão Island League (North)
2014-15 1st

Paulense Desportivo Clube (Capeverdean Crioulo, ALUPEC or ALUPEK: Paulensi Disportibu Klubi and the São Vicente Crioulo: Paulense Dsportiv' Klube) is a football club that had played in the Premier division and plays in the Santo Antão Island League South Zone in Cape Verde. It is based in the town of Paúl in the northeastern part of the island of Santo Antão. The team recently won their first title in 2003 and in 2005 won two more totaling three titles in a row, now the club has won two recent titles in a row in 2014 and 2015. In other competitions, the team won two cup titles, four titles in a row for the Super Cup, their recent was in 2015 and four of the five Opening tournament titles were won two years each, in 2007 and 2008 and 2013 and 2014, the last title before the opening tournament competition would be held for the whole island.

The club celebrated its 32nd anniversary in 2013[1]

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Its logo is with a coconut crest with a golden bird above, a green-red ribbon with its motto, unlike other clubs with the Benfica based logo in the country, written in Portuguese, a red and white shield with an orange ball and a blue ribbon with the club name acronym in the middle. Except for the colour and the full semi-circular crest. Its logo is the nearly the same as Portugal's Benfica and remains an affiliate. Other logos that are the same in the nation are CD Travadores, one Benfica club and Benfiquinha.

Achievements[edit]

2002/03, 2003/04, 2004/05, 2011/12, 2013/14, 2014/15
2012/13, 2014/15
2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15
2002/03, 2006/07, 2007/08, 2012/13, 2013/14

League and cup history[edit]

National championship[edit]

Season Div. Pos. Pl. W D L GS GA GD P Notes Playoffs
2003 1B 4 4 1 1 3 5 8 -3 4 Did not advance Did not participated
2004 1A 5 5 1 0 4 3 13 -10 3 Did not advance Did not participate
2005 1A 4 5 1 1 2 7 6 +1 4 Did not advance Did not participate
2012 1B 4 5 1 2 2 6 9 -3 3 Did not advance Did not participate
2014 1A 4 5 1 2 2 3 4 -1 3 Did not advance Did not participate
2015 1A 2 5 3 1 1 6 2 +3 4 Semifinalist
Total: 29 8 7 14 30 42 -12 18

Regional Championship[edit]

Season Div. Pos. Pl. W D L GS GA GD P Cup Tour Notes
2003-04 2 1 - - - - - - - - Promoted into the National Championships
2004-05 2 1 - - - - - - - - Promoted into the National Championships
2011-12 2 1 - - - - - - - - Promoted into the National Championships
2013-14 2 1 10 7 1 2 25 14 +11 22 Winner[2] Promoted into the National Championships
2014-15 2 1 10 9 0 1 24 4 +20 27 Winner Winner[2] Promoted into the national championships

Current squad[edit]

Partial listing

  • Oceano

Statistics[edit]

  • Best ranking: Semifinalist (national)
  • Total matches played: 29 (national)
  • Total wins: 8 (national)
  • Total draws: 7 (national)
  • Total goals scored: 30 (national)
  • Total points: 18 (national)

References[edit]

  1. ^ «Paulense Desportivo Club, Santo Antão Norte, comemora 32ª aniversario com gala». RTC, 16 November 2013 (Portuguese), retrieved on 13 June 2015
  2. ^ a b Santo Antão North Opening Tournament