CR Flamengo is a Brazilian soccer club and it is very famous in Brazil. It has over 39,1million supporters, ranking 1st in Brazil. In the ranking list of FIFA Clubs of the 20th Century, it came 9th. It plays in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A which is a national league in Brazil and it is one of the five clubs to have never been relegated to the second division, along with Santos, São Paulo, Internacional and Cruzeiro.
It was founded in 1895, but it didn’t play its first game until 1912. The club is one of the most successful clubs in Brazilian soccer field. It has won 6 champions in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A and 3 champions in Copa do Brasil. It is also one of the richest soccer clubs in Brazil and the second most valuable club in South America. Its official colors on a jersey are red and black.