Villa Nova is a Brazilian football team team
Gerais, founded on June 28,
Home stadium is the Castor Cifuentes, capacity 15,000. They play in
red and white striped shirts, red shorts and red socks.
Villa Nova was founded on June 28, 1908, in Nova Lima, by English
factory workers and miners of Mineração Morro Velho
S.A.. Villa Nova was the first club
of Minas Gerais to have players called up to the Brazilian national football
In 1971, Villa Nova won the Campeonato Brasileiro Série
first edition after beating Remo
in the final.
Villa Nova's stadium is Estádio Castor Cifuentes, built in 1989,
with a maximum capacity of 15,000 people.
Below is the list of the supporters historical team:
Dick, Madeira, Luizinho, Anísio Canelão and Eberval; Lito, Vaduca
and Foguete; Gil, Paulinho Cai-Cai and Escurinho.Coach:
* Player(s) in '
- As of the October 1, 2009.
bold have senior international
- Alfredo Bernardino
- Anísio Clemente
- Chico Preto
- Luizinho (1975–1977,
- Perácio (1932–1936)
- Zezé Procópio
- André Neles (1999)
The club's mascot is a lion