Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas is one of the biggest clubs in Brazil and one of the four major football clubs in Rio de Janeiro along with Flamengo, Fluminense and Vasco da Gama.
Botafogo FR currently campaigns in the top tier of Brazilian soccer – the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A. The club will be seeking to improve on its 15th place league finish last season. Botafogo’s most recent success came in its winning the 2010 Campeonato Carioca (Rio de Janeiro State Championsip).
On Monday, Botafogo FR unveiled its Fila 2010 kit collection. The club has stated that the new kits are inspired by those worn in the club’s most successful period in the 1950s and 1960s.