Sport Club Internacional

Sport Club Internacional (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˌĩtɛɾnɐsjɔˈnaw]) is a Brazilian fitbaw team an multi-sport club o Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, foondit on 4 Apryle 1909. They play in red shirts an white shorts an socks, the first o which gie the team its elk-name o Colorado (The Red). The team's hame stadium is kent as "Gigante da Beira-Rio" (or "Riverside Giant"), wi a capacity o 56,000.[1]

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Full nameSport Club Internacional
Nickname(s)Colorado (The Red)
Nação Vermelha (Red Nation)
O Clube do Povo (The People's Club)
Celeiro de Ases (Factory of Aces)
FoonditApryle 4, 1909; 111 years ago (1909-04-04)
StadiumBeira-Rio, 50,128 capacity
Ground Capacity51,300
PresidentGiovanni Luigi
Heid coachOdair Hellmann
LeagueCampeonato Brasileiro Série A
Campeonato Gaúcho
Série B, 2nt (promotit)
Gauchão, quarter-feenals
WabsteidClub wabsteid

The club is ane o anerly three teams that haes competit in aw the Brazilian Naitional League's first diveesion championships syne its inception in 1971, an is ane o the anerly five clubs tae hae niver been relegatit tae the seicont diveesion, alang wi Santos, São Paulo, Flamengo an Cruzeiro. Internacional is rankit first in Americas an saxt in the Warld in nummer o payin members, wi mair nor 104,000.[2] Internacional wur Sooth American champions in 2010, winnin their seicont Copa Libertadores title. 2006 wis the maist successful year in Inter's history as they wan the Copa Libertadores an the FIFA Club Warld Cup, defeatin European champions FC Barcelona in the latter an Sooth American reignin champions São Paulo FC in the umwhile. Ither internaitional titles include the 2007 Recopa Sudamericana, the 2008 Copa Sudamericana an the 2011 Recopa Sudamericana.

Internacional haes a rivalry wi Grêmio, a club frae Porto Alegre an aw, an the twa sides contest the Gre-Nal derby, considered bi mony as the fiercest in-ceety fitbaw rivalry in Brazil.



Naitional titlesEedit

State titlesEedit

  • Campeonato Gaúcho (43): 1927, 1934, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1961, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1978, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1997, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Friendly titlesEedit


  1. "Beira-Rio review". Sport Club Internacional Official web site. Retrieved 6 Mey 2007.
  2. "O número de sócios dos clubes 2009". Retrieved 24 August 2010.

Freemit airtinsEedit

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