Deportes Melipilla

Deportes Melipilla
Full nameCorporacion de Deportes Melipilla
Nickname(s)Potros, Caballos
FoundedJanuary 24, 1992
GroundEstadio Municipal Roberto Bravo Santibáñez
Melipilla, Chile
ChairmanChile Leonardo Zúñiga
ManagerArgentina Jorge Contreras
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Deportes Melipilla is a Chilean football club, based on Melipilla, a comune in the Santiago Metropolitan Region. It was founded on January 24, 1992 as a successor of Club Deportivo Soinca Bata. Currently the team competes in the Segunda División after coming back up to this division due to financial problems faced in 2009, which led the team to go to Tercera Division A for the 2010 season. The club has its classic rival, San Antonio Unido match known as “Clásico del Maipo” or “The Maipo Derbi”.

Deportes Melipilla has its own stadium called Estadio Municipal Roberto Bravo Santibáñez situated in its city with a capacity of 6,000.