Piauí Esporte Clube

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Full name Piauí Esporte Clube
Nickname(s) Enxuga-Rato (Rat-Dryer)
Founded August 15, 1948
Ground Lindolfinho
Ground Capacity 8,000
League -

Piauí Esporte Clube, commonly known as Piauí, are a Brazilian football team from Teresina.[1] They won the Campeonato Piauiense five times and competed in the Série A twice.


They were founded on August 15, 1948.[1] The club won the Campeonato Piauiense for the first time in 1966, winning again the competition in the three subsequent years.[2] Piauí competed in the Série A in 1979 and in 1986.[2]


They play their home games at the Lindolfinho stadium.[2] The stadium has a maximum capacity of 8,000 people.[2]



  1. ^ a b Enciclopédia do Futebol Brasileiro Lance Volume 1. Rio de Janeiro: Aretê Editorial S/A. 2001. p. 221. ISBN 85-88651-01-7. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Piauí Esporte Clube" (in Portuguese). Arquivo de Clubes. Retrieved July 6, 2009.