Sport Recife was founded on May 13, 1905. The club is one of the prominent football teams in Brazil and has had a history of success in national and regional competitions. Sport Recife has won s... everal state championships (Campeonato Pernambucano) and has competed in various divisions of Brazilian football. The team has a strong rivalry with other clubs from the state of Pernambuco, particularly Santa Cruz and Náutico. Sport Recife's home shirt traditionally features the team's primary colors, which are red and black in the form of hoops or stripes.