Operário Ferroviário Esporte Clube
Operário Ferroviário Esporte Clube, commonly known as Operário, is a Brazilian football team from the city of Ponta Grossa, Paraná. They competed in Série A once. Since 2019, Operario are competing in Série B (second national division in Brazil).
|Full name||Operário Ferroviário Esporte Clube|
|Nickname(s)||Fantasma da Vila (Ghost of the Village)|
|Founded||May 1, 1912|
|Ground||Estádio Germano Krüger|
|President||David Haroldo Nascimento|
|Head coach||Gerson Gusmão|
|League||Campeonato Brasileiro Série B|
|Série B, 10th|
The team was founded on May 1, 1912, thus being the second oldest club in the state of Paraná. The club won the Southern Zone Campeonato Paranaense Second Level in 1969. Operário competed in the Série A in 1979 and in the Série B in 1980, 1989, 1990, 1991 and 2019.
They play their home games at the Germano Krüger stadium. The stadium has a maximum capacity of 10.632 people.
- Gilberto William Fabbro
- Danilo Báia
- Winners (1): 2018
- Winners (1): 2017
- Winners (1): 2016
- Winners (1): 2015
- Campeonato Paranaense Second Division
- Winners (2): 1969, 2018
- Enciclopédia do Futebol Brasileiro Lance Volume 1. Rio de Janeiro: Aretê Editorial S/A. 2001. p. 211. ISBN 85-88651-01-7.
- "Operário Ferroviário Esporte Clube" (in Portuguese). Arquivo de Clubes. Archived from the original on May 23, 2007. Retrieved July 7, 2009.
- "Germano Krüger passa por reformas" (in Portuguese). Tribuna PR. Retrieved August 3, 2019.