C.A. Peñarol

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Peñarol
Full name Club Atlético Peñarol
Founded 1891
Ground Estadio Las Acacias
Estadio Centenario
(capacity: 12,000
60,000)
Chairman Juan Pedro Damiani
Manager Jorge da Silva
League Primera División Uruguaya
2012/13 Primera División Uruguaya, 1th / Campeonato Uruguayo

C.A. Peñarol is a football club which plays in Uruguay.

5 times winner of the main South American club tournament - Libertadores Cup, 3 times - winner of FIFA Intercontinental Cup. Officially, 20th century's South American best club and 2nd club in the World, after Real Madrid.

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  • 1891-1913 - Central Uruguay Railway Cricket Club
  • 1913-present - Club Atlético Peñarol

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