|Nickname(s) Timão (Big Team)|
Founded 2 August 1946
|Ground Capacity 8,000|
Ground Estádio José de Melo
|Full name Independência Futebol Clube|
Independência Futebol Clube or simply Independência is a Brazilian football team which is situated in the city of Rio Branco in the state of Acre. Independência Futebol Clube's home kit is a shirt with green, white and red vertical stripes, white shorts and white socks. They play their home matches at the Estádio José de Melo which has a capacity of 8,000 and they are currently playing in the Campeonato Acriano which they have won 10 times. This makes them the 3rd most successful team in the league's history.
Independência Futebol Clube was founded on August 2, 1946 by a group of entrepreneurs from Rio Branco.