Extra stadium info – Estádio Rei Pelé
The venue, nicknamed Trapichão, opened with a football match with 45,000 people in attendance. It is named after the former Brazilian football star Edson Arantes do Nascimento, commonly known as Pelé. He was named one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people of the 20th century. Pelé played professional football for Santos FC and the New York Cosmos. CRB (Clube de Regatas Brasil) and CSA (Centro Sportivo Alagoano) are the tenants of the Estádio Rei Pelé. They became the first sports clubs from Alagoas with 100,000 followers on their main social media page.