Esporte Clube Juventude
, also known as Juventude
, is a Brazilian football
team in Caxias do Sul
, Rio Grande do Sul
Juventude's greatest rival is Caxias
Juventude was founded on June 29, 1913, by 35 youngsters from Caxias do Sul, descendants of Italian
immigrants, being one of the first football clubs in that community. Antônio Chiaradia Neto was chosen as the club's first president.
On July 20, 1913, Juventude played its first match, against Serrano, from the city of Carlos Barbosa
, Rio Grande do Sul. The match ended 4-0 in favour of Juventude.
On March 8, 1915, Juventude lost its first match ever. Fußball, from the nearby town of Montenegro, beat Juventude 4-1, ending a 23-match invincibility streak.
On October 10, 1919, Juventude joined the FA from Rio Grande do Sul
, the club became professional after signing some Uruguayan
On December 11, 1975, the first match against Caxias
was played, which ended 1-0 to Juventude. The goal was scored by Da Silva. This match is known as the Ca-Ju
On May 25, 1993, Juventude signed a partnership with Parmalat
, bringing more investment to the club.
On December 4, 1994, Juventude won the second division of Campeonato Brasileiro
, which was the first national title won by the club, gaining promotion to the first division
On June 7, 1998, Juventude won the Campeonato Gaúcho
without losing a single match.
On June 27, 1999, Juventude won its most important national title, the Copa do Brasil
, gaining the right to... Read More