Resende Futebol Clube

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Resende FC (RJ) logo.png
Full name Resende Futebol Clube
Founded June 6, 1909
Stadium Municipal do Trabalhador, Resende, Rio de Janeiro
Ground Capacity 7,400
President Ricardo Tufik
Head coach Ademir Fonseca

Resende Futebol Clube, usually known simply as Resende, is a Brazilian football club from Resende, Rio de Janeiro state. The club plays its home matches at Municipal do Trabalhador. Resende competed in the Campeonato Carioca for the first time in 2008 and won the Campeonato Carioca Second Level in 2007.


On June 6, 1909, the club was founded.[1]

In 2007, Resende beat Mesquita 1–0, thus winning the Campeonato Carioca Second Level, and being promoted to the following year's Campeonato Carioca.[2] On January 20, 2008, the club played its first Campeonato Carioca match, against Botafogo. Botafogo beat Resende 2–0.[3] In 2009, the club finished as Taça Guanabara's runners-up, after being defeated 3–0 by Botafogo.[4]


Resende's home stadium is Municipal do Trabalhador, inaugurated on October 1, 1992,[5] with a maximum capacity of 7,400 people.

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
1 Brazil GK Filipe
2 Brazil DF Everton
3 Brazil DF Marcelo
4 Brazil DF Thiago Sales
6 Brazil DF Gerson
7 Brazil MF Léo Silva
9 Brazil FW Marcelo Regis
No. Position Player
10 Brazil MF Marcel
14 Brazil DF Daniel Lucini
15 Brazil DF Lucas
16 Brazil DF Dudú
19 Brazil FW Felipe Linhares
20 Brazil MF Felipe Alves
21 Brazil MF Deoclécio
Paraguay MF Jorge Báez



  1. ^ "Resende Futebol Clube" (in Portuguese). Federação de Futebol do Estado do Rio de Janeiro. Retrieved December 20, 2007. 
  2. ^ "Resende é campeão da Segundona Carioca" (in Portuguese). Globo Online. Retrieved December 20, 2007. 
  3. ^ "No Engenhão, Botafogo vence Resende em estréia no Estadual" (in Portuguese). Folha Online. Retrieved January 27, 2008. 
  4. ^ "Botafogo embarca na festa do RJ e conquista a Taça Guanabara" (in Portuguese). UOL. March 1, 2009. Retrieved March 1, 2009. 
  5. ^ "Estádio do Trabalhador" (in Portuguese). Templos do Futebol. Retrieved December 20, 2007. 

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