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Bragantino
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Full name Clube Atlético Bragantino
Nickname(s) Leão (Lion)
Massa Bruta (Brute Massiness)
Braga
Founded 1928
Ground Nabi Abi Chedid,
Bragança Paulista, Brazil
(Capacity: 21,209)
Chairman Marquinho Chedid
Manager Marcelo Veiga
League Campeonato Brasileiro Série B
2009 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B, 9th
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours

Clube Atlético Bragantino, or Bragantino as they are usually called, is a Brazilian football team from Bragança Paulista in São Paulo that was founded on January 8, 1928.

Its home stadium is the Nabi Abi Chedid stadium, capacity 21,209. They play in white shirts, shorts and socks.

The Chedid family has been longly connected to Bragantino. Bragantino's first president was Hafiz, and among his successors are included his sons Jesus and Nabi, and the current president, Marco Antônio Abi Chedid, Nabi's son and Hafiz's grandson.

From 1989 to 1992, Bragantino was known as Lingüiça Mecânica ("Clockwork Sausage"), after the movie A Clockwork Orange and due to Bragança Paulista tradition as a sausage producer.

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History

On January 8, 1928, former Bragança Futebol Clube members founded Clube Atlético Bragantino.

In 1949, the club played in the Campeonato Paulista Second Division for the first time. In 1965, Bragantino was promoted to Campeonato Paulista First Division for the first time. However, in 1966, the club was relegated to Campeonato Paulista Second Division.

In 1988, Bragantino was the Campeonato Paulista Second Division champion. In 1989, the club was promoted to Campeonato Brasileiro Série A for the first time after winning the Campeonato Brasileiro Série B. In 1990, Bragantino defeated Novorizontino to win the Campeonato Paulista First Division. The final was nicknamed caipira final (final caipira, in Portuguese language).

In 1991, the club was Campeonato Brasileiro Série A runner-up. In the final, Bragantino was defeated by São Paulo. In 1992, the club competed in the Copa CONMEBOL, debuting in international competitions. In the following year, in 1993, Bragantino competed in the Copa CONMEBOL for the second time. In 1995, the club was relegated to Campeonato Paulista Second Division. In 1996, Bragantino competed in the Copa CONMEBOL for the third time.

In 1998, the club was relegated to Campeonato Brasileiro Série B. In 2002, after a poor campaign, Bragantino was relegated to Campeonato Brasileiro Série C. In 2005, the club was promoted to Campeonato Paulista First Division. In 2007, Bragantino won the Campeonato Brasileiro Série C thus being promoted to the following year's Campeonato Brasileiro Série B.

Achievements

Noted players

Famous coaches

Current squad

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First Team

No. Position Player
Brazil GK Bruno Prandi
Brazil DF César Gaúcho
Brazil DF Vanderlei
Brazil DF Juliano
Brazil DF Mário
Brazil DF Neizinho
No. Position Player
Brazil DF Ânderson Lima
Brazil MF Somália
Brazil MF Evandro
Brazil MF Davi
Brazil FW Marcinho
Argentina FW Frontini

Stadium

Bragantino's stadium is Estádio Nabi Abi Chedid, built in 1949, with a maximum capacity of 21,209 people.

Copa CONMEBOL Participations

1992 Edition

First Round
Team #1   Agg.   Team #2   1st leg     2nd leg  
Bragantino 3-3 Grêmio 2-2 1-1 (6-7p)

1993 Edition

First Round
Team #1   Agg.   Team #2   1st leg     2nd leg  
Botafogo 6-3 Bragantino 3-1 3-2

1996 Edition

First Round
Team #1   Agg.   Team #2   1st leg     2nd leg  
Bragantino 5-4 Palmeiras 5-1 0-3
Second Round
Team #1   Agg.   Team #2   1st leg     2nd leg  
Independiente Santa Fé (COL) 1-0 Bragantino 1-0 0-0

Club colors

1989-1991 Bragantino's home kit

The kit in the right was used by Bragantino during the 1989, 1990 and 1991 seasons. It was later replaced by a more traditional kit, but it returned in 2006.

Ultras

  • Torcida Uniformizada Guerreiros do Leão

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