Veranópolis Esporte Clube Recreativo e Cultural
Veranópolis Esporte Clube|
Recreativo e Cultural
January 15, 1992|
Antônio David Farina, Veranópolis, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
Veranópolis Esporte Clube Recreativo e Cultural, usually known simply as Veranópolis is a Brazilian football club from Veranópolis, Rio Grande do Sul.
On January 15, 1992, Veranópolis Esporte Clube Recreativo e Cultural was founded, after two local clubs, Dalban and Veranense, fused.
In 1993, Veranópolis, managed by Tite, won the Campeonato Gaúcho Second Level.
In 2007, the club, managed by Paulo Porto, reached the Campeonato Gaúcho semifinals, where the club was defeated by Juventude of Caxias do Sul.
Club colors and nickname
The club's colors are blue, green, red, yellow  and white. Because of its colors, Veranópolis is nicknamed Pentacolor (meaning five colors). The club is also nicknamed by the acronym VEC.
Veranópolis Esporte Clube Recreativo e Cultural's home stadium is Antônio David Farina stadium, located in Medianeira neighborhood, with a maximum capacity of 8,000 people.
Current team (2015)
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.