Club Plaza Colonia de Deportes

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Plaza Colonia
Nuevo escudo Club Plaza Colonia de Deportes.png
Full nameClub Plaza de Deportes Colonia
Nickname(s)Patas Blancas
FoundedApril 22, 1917
GroundEstadio Profesor Alberto Suppici
Colonia, Uruguay
ChairmanRafael González
ManagerMario Szlafmyc
LeagueUruguayan Primera División
2018Segunda División, 3rd

Club Plaza Colonia de Deportes, or simply Plaza Colonia are a football club from Colonia in Uruguay. They currently play in the Uruguayan 1st Division.


Plaza are the most successful team from the department of Colonia. They gained their affiliation with AUF in 2000. In 2001 they won promotion to the Primera División Uruguaya and in their debut season they finished in 7th place.

In 2005 the club finally fell to the Second Division after a poor campaign. In 2006 they did not presented to the championship because of a lack of economic resources.

They re-entered official competitions for the 2006–07 season, playing once more in the Uruguayan 2nd Division.

Plaza's city rivals are Juventud Colonia, and department derby is against Deportivo Colonia.

In May 2016 they won the Clausura Championship for the first time defeating Peñarol 2-1.

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
3 Uruguay DF Carlos Rodríguez
5 Uruguay MF Matías Caseras
6 Uruguay DF Richard Fernández
7 Uruguay DF Alejandro Furia
8 Uruguay MF Brian Goña
9 Uruguay FW Sergio Leal
10 Uruguay MF Mariano Bogliacino
11 Uruguay FW Nicolás Dibble
12 Uruguay GK Nicolás Guirín
No. Position Player
13 Uruguay DF Guillermo Padula
14 Uruguay DF Alejandro Villoldo
15 Uruguay FW Facundo Waller
18 Uruguay DF Santiago de Ávila
19 Uruguay MF Cristian Malán
20 Uruguay MF Ezequias Redín
21 Uruguay FW Federico Puppo
24 Argentina DF Danilo Gerlo
38 Uruguay MF Ezequiel Vázquez

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