C.R. Flamengo

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Flamengo
An escutcheon with horizontal red and black stripes, with a monogram of the letters CRF in its upper-left part
Full nameClube de Regatas do Flamengo
Nickname(s)Rubro-Negro (Scarlet-Black)
Mengão (Big 'Mengo)
Urubu (Vulture)
FoundedNovember 15th, 1895; 125 years ago (November 15th, 1895)
StadiumEstádio Maracanã
Stadium
capacity
78,838[1]
Stadium
coordinates
22°54′43.80″S 43°13′48.59″W / 22.9121667°S 43.2301639°W / -22.9121667; -43.2301639
PresidentRodolfo Landim
Head coachRogério Ceni
LeagueCampeonato Brasileiro Série A
Campeonato Carioca
2020
2020
Série A, 1st
Carioca, 1st
WebsiteClub website
Current season

Clube de Regatas do Flamengo (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈklubi dʒi ʁeˈɡataʒ du flaˈmẽɡu]; English: Flamengo Rowing Club), commonly referred to as Flamengo, is a Brazilian sports club based in Rio de Janeiro, in the neighbourhood of Gávea, best known for their professional football team. Flamengo is the only team in the World to have 40 million fans within its country, therefore, it is the most popular club in the Americas.[2]


Football honours[change | change source]

WORLDWIDE
Competition Titles Seasons
Coppa Intercontinentale.svg Club World Cup[3][4] 1 1981Cscr-featured.png
CONTINENTALS
Competition Titles Seasons
semmoldura CONMEBOL Libertadores 2 1981 and 2019
semmoldura CONMEBOL Golden Cup 1 1996Cscr-featured.png
semmoldura CONMEBOL Mercosur 1 1999
semmoldura CONMEBOL Recopa 1 2020Cscr-featured.png
NATIONAL
Competition Titles Seasons
semmoldura Serie A 7 1980, 1982, 1983, 1992, 2009, 2019 and 2020
Troféu Copa União.png Union Cup 1 1987
semmoldura Brazil's Cup 3 1990Cscr-featured.png, 2006 and 2013
TrofeuCopaDosCampeoesCBF.svg Brazil Champions Cup 1 2001
semmoldura Brazil Super Cup 2 2020Cscr-featured.png, 2021Cscr-featured.png
INTERSTATE
Competition Titles Seasons
Trophy (transp. Simón Bolívar Cup).png Taça dos Campeões Estaduais Rio–São Paulo 1 1955 Cscr-featured.png
Rio-SãoPaulo.png Torneio Rio–São Paulo[Nota 3] 1 1961
STATE COMPETITIONS
Competition Titles Seasons
RJtrophy.png Rio de Janeiro State Championship 36 1914, 1915Cscr-featured.png, 1920Cscr-featured.png, 1921, 1925, 1927, 1939, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1963, 1965, 1972, 1974, 1978, 1979, 1979 (especial)Cscr-featured.png, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996Cscr-featured.png, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011Cscr-featured.png, 2014, 2017Cscr-featured.png, 2019 and 2020
Taça Guanabara 22 1970, 1972Cscr-featured.png, 1973Cscr-featured.png, 1978, 1979, 198009px, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1988, 1989Cscr-featured.png, 1995, 1996Cscr-featured.png, 1999Cscr-featured.png, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2011Cscr-featured.png, 2014, 2018Cscr-featured.png and 2020
Taça Rio 9 1983, 1985Cscr-featured.png, 1986, 1991Cscr-featured.png, 1996Cscr-featured.png, 2000, 2009, 2011Cscr-featured.png e 2019
Copa Rio 1 1991
Torneio Aberto do Rio de Janeiro 1 1936
Torneio Relâmpago do Rio de Janeiro 1 1943
Torneio Início 6 1920, 1922, 1946, 1951, 1952 e 1959
TOTAL
Achievements Titles Category
Official titles 57 1 World, 5 Continental, 13 Nationals, 2 Interstate and 36 State

Cscr-featured.svg Undefeated champion

References[change | change source]

  1. http://secure.rio2016.com/maracana/o-novo-estadio-do-maracana-tera-capacidade-para-78639-espectadores[permanent dead link]
  2. FIFA says Flamengo has the biggest crowd in the world [https:https://twitter.com/FIFAcom/status/1166908146842914817]
  3. Recognition of all European and South American teams that won the Intercontinental Cup – played between 1960 and 2004 – as club world champions.[1]
  4. in 1981 Zico was extraordinary as Flamengo stunned Liverpool 3-0 to become world champions [2]