Sportivo Huracán

Sportivo Huracán
Full name Club Sportivo Huracán
Nickname(s) Huracán, Furia verde, Funebreros, Verdolagas
Founded January 12, 1927
Ground Estadio Melgar,
Ground Capacity 20,000
Chairman Giovani Linares Rivera
Manager Julio Alberto Zamora
League Copa Perú
2013 Peruvian Segunda División, 9th

Sportivo Huracán is a Peruvian football club, playing in the city of Arequipa, Peru.

The club were founded 12 January 1927 and play in the Copa Perú which is the third division of the Peruvian league after deciding to no longer participate in the Peruvian Segunda División.


The club was 1973 Copa Perú champion, when defeated Cienciano, Colegio Nacional Iquitos, and Octavio Espinoza de Ica.

The club have played at the highest level of Peruvian football on one occasion, in the 1973 Torneo Descentralizado when was relegated.

In the 2010 Copa Perú, the club classified to the National Stage, but was eliminated by Alianza Unicachi of Puno in the quarterfinals.

In the 2011 Torneo Intermedio, the club was eliminated by Sport Áncash in the Round of 16.

In the 2011 Copa Perú, the club classified to the National Stage, but was eliminated by Real Garcilaso of Cuzco in the quarterfinals.

It was invited to play in the Peruvian Segunda División from the 2013 season on.


Sportivo Huracán has had a long-standing rivalry with FBC Melgar, FBC Aurora, FBC Piérola, and FBC White Star.



Winners (1): 1973
Runner-up (2): 1975, 1995


Winners (3): 2010, 2011, 2012
Winners (6): 1973, 1975, 1981, 1995, 1999, 2003
Runner-up (2): 2010, 2015
Winners (1): 2010
Winners (1): 2015

See also

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