|Erik Santos & Angeline Quinto|| Town Hall Theatre - NY
New York, NY
|Friendly: Club Santos Laguna vs. Tigres UANL|| BBVA Compass Stadium
Details of Santos and the Ticket Luck value
Santos Futebol Clube, Santos or the Peixe is a professional football club. They are Brazil’s top notch team who belong to Vila Belmiro. They are the only representatives of Santo in Paulistão (state league of São Paulo) and Brasileirão (a top tier Brazilian football league). The club is known to have given some of the best plays to the FIFA World Cup Brazil team. A total of forty five players from this club have represented Brazil internationally. They have helped the team in winning eleven world championships. Two of FIFA World Cup winning team captains were also from this club.
The club was launched in 1912 as an effort of three local players who wanted their city to be represented at the national level. Gradually it climbed the ladder of success and outshined every other football club in the country. The golden era of the Peixe were the sixties when names like Pelé, Gilmar, Mengálvio, Mauro Ramos, Pepe and Coutinho were a part of the team. Football historians and fans worldwide believe these players completely changed the impression of Latin American Football all over the world.
Santos call Estádio Urbano Caldeira their home stadium. This venue has a capacity of over twenty thousand seats. The team has hosted many thrilling games in this stadium. Currently, the team is owned by Luis Álvaro Ribeiro and headed by Coach Claudinei Oliveira. The club has three arch rivals namely the São Paulo, Corinthians and Palmeiras. Any match between Santos and its rivals is one of a kind event that must not be missed. Watch out for one this season and grab Santos tickets to see the rivalry come to life!
The Peixe stands amongst the most active ones in Brasileirão and has proved itself to be very strong and consistent. It has eight national championships and multiple Paulistãos to their name. The club has won three Copa Libertadores and a pair of European/South American cups. These wins made history when the team became the first ever on the international football front to take home four competition wins in a year. Another groundbreaking achievement of the team was to hit the 10,000 goal milestone, the first one in world football history.
Apart from the above mentioned achievements, the club has a Supercopa de Campeones Intercontinentales, a Recopa Sudamericana, a Copa CONMEBOL as well as a Copa do Brazil on its profile. No wonder media and sports critics tag Santos as Latin America and Brazil’s second most important and valuable club. At the international level it stands at number thirty-eight and has a value of more than sixty-five million dollars. It is known to give more than $114 million dollars as a turnover each year. These figures make it one of the country’s richest and top of the line sports club. The team continues to grow stronger giving brilliant performances every season.