|Ferro Carril Oeste|
|Full name||Club Ferro Carril Oeste|
|Founded||July 28, 1904|
Buenos Aires, Argentina
|Chairman||Walter Rodríguez Blanco|
|League||Primera B Nacional Argentina|
|Apertura 2006||19th (of 20 teams)|
Club Ferro Carril Oeste (usually referred simply as Ferro) is an Argentine sports club founded on July 28, 1904 by 95 railway workers in the Buenos Aires neighbourhood of Caballito. Football club names are a part of the sport 's culture reflecting century-old traditions This is a of lists of the use of Nicknames in football (soccer. Events 1540 - Thomas Cromwell is executed at the order of Henry VIII of England on charges of Treason. Year 1904 ( MCMIV) was a Leap year starting on Friday (link will display calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Leap year starting on Estadio Ricardo Etcheverry is a multi-use Stadium in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Buenos Aires is the Capital and largest city of Argentina. It is geographically located on the southern shore of the Río de la Plata, on the southeastern For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic Argentina topics. The following is a list of Association football stadia. They are ordered by their capacity, that is the maximum number of spectators that the Carlos Alberto Trullet (born October 21 1949 in El Trébol, Santa Fe) is a former Argentine footballer. Primera B Nacional (usually called simply Nacional B, in English National B Division) is the second most important category of Argentine Football (soccer For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic Argentina topics. Events 1540 - Thomas Cromwell is executed at the order of Henry VIII of England on charges of Treason. Year 1904 ( MCMIV) was a Leap year starting on Friday (link will display calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Leap year starting on Buenos Aires is the Capital and largest city of Argentina. It is geographically located on the southern shore of the Río de la Plata, on the southeastern It participates in many different sports with professional football, basketball, and volleyball (men's and women's) teams, and had a very prominent role in Argentine football in the 1980s. Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a Team sport played between two teams of eleven players and is widely considered Basketball is a team Sport in which two teams of five active players each try to score points against one another by propelling a ball through a 10 feet (3 m Volleyball is an Olympic team sport in which two teams of 6 active players (5 normal players and one 'libero' are separated by a net that is usually four feet
After the foundation, the directors and workers of the railway company, obtained from company land to be used for a football stadium and some other sports installations. At the end of the 1970s Ferro Club had about 45,000 members. This article is about the Decade 1970-1979 For the Year 1970 see 1970.
Ferro at the present time plays in the second division, they have a history of success winning the following titles:
In 1907 they joined the amateur second division, and in 1912 the won promotion to the first division after beating Racing Club de Avellaneda in the final. Primera División ( English: First Division) is the top category of Argentine Football, and is organized by the Argentine Football Association The Nacional championship was an Argentine football tournament that existed between 1967 and 1985 The Nacional championship was an Argentine football tournament that existed between 1967 and 1985 Primera B Metropolitana is one of two leagues that form the regionalised third level of the Argentine Football Association (AFA football league system. Racing Club, also known simply as Racing, is an Argentine professional football club from Avellaneda, a Suburb of Gran Buenos In 1947 the club was relegated to second division, only to come back to first division 2 years later.
In the 1980s, the club had their golden period, obtaining two titles and several records.
Ferro has set three notable records in the Argentine Primera:
The Buenos Aires Western Derby (El Clásico del Oeste) is played between Ferro and Vélez Sársfield. Club Atlético Vélez Sársfield is an Argentine Sports club best known for its football team based in the Liniers neighborhood of western
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Famous players: Hugo Conte, Waldo Kantor, Esteban Martinez, Carlos Getzelevich, Daniel Castellani.
Started playing also in 1953 and reaches first division in 1957. Year 1953 ( MCMLIII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar.
The men's team currently plays in the Second Division Torneo Nacional De Ascenso as it was relegated after the 2004 season. Ferro won 3 first division championships (1985, 1986 and 1989) and 3 South American titles (1981, 1982, 1987). The Liga Nacional de Básquetbol ( LNB) is the Argentine National Basketball League and controlled by the Asociación de Clubes de Básquetbol The Campeonato Sudamericano de Clubes (Campeonato Sul-Americano de Clubes South American Club Championship is an international men's Basketball cup competition played annually
In the early 1980s, Ferro was one of the best sides outside the NBA, and was managed by León Najnudel, the man who thought up the current League, and the inspiration behind Argentina's later achievements, including the gold medal in the 2004 Summer Olympics. León Najnudel (14 July 1941 - Buenos Aires - 22 April 1998 was an Argentine Basketball player and manager and one of the main proponents of the creation
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