Ceará Sporting Club (usually called Ceará or Ceará SC) is a Brazilian soccer team from Fortaleza in Ceará, founded in 1914. The club currently campaigns in the top flight of soccer in Brazil, the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A, following its promotion from the Campeonato Brasileiro Série B at the end of the 2009 season. Ceará finished the 2010 Série A season (its first in 17 years) in 12th place.
Ceará SC recently launched its 2011 home and away kits from Brazilian sportswear firm Penalty. The new uniforms have already seen action in the ongoing Campeonato Cearense (Ceará State Championship) first division.