FC Flamengo Overview
FC Flamengo is a popular sports club that participates in the Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A.
It was established way back on 17th November 1895. However, they played their first football match in 1912. The home stadium of this team is Maracana Stadium.
As of February 2019, the President of this team is Rodolfo Landim, whereas their manager is Abel Braga.
It is one of five clubs along with Santos, Sao Paulo, Chapecoense, and Cruzeiro who never get relegated even once.
Some premier players played for this team include Ronaldo, Giorgian De Arrascaeta, Juan, Everton Ribeiro, Alex Muralha, Hugo Souza, and many more.
Since its establishment, this team has plenty of different trophies in both domestic as well as an international circuit.
In the international scene, they have won Copa de Oro, Intercontinental Cup, Copa Libertadores, and Copa Mercosul.
On the other hand, the team is not short of trophies in the domestic circuit as they have won Copa dos Campeoes, Copa do Brasil, Torneio Rio-Sao Paulo, Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A.
The traditional color of the team’s dress is red & black striped shorts along with black striped cocks & white shorts.
The protagonist of the team is Zico. When it comes to revenue, FC Flamengo is the richest club in Brazil with more than R$648 million.
The popular rivalries of this club are with teams like Vasco da Gama, Fluminense, and Botafogo.