The soccer is inserted in superior platform with respect to the sports. It is the wanted and practised collective sport more in the entire world, having the power to join individuals, separating them for groups of torcedores, many of driven crazy fanatic them. But nor of twisted healthful fidiciary offices and the stadium is only composed, many acts of violence happens for there, spreading out the rupture of the essence of the sport, such which is: the peace in the fields and much diversion. However, it fits in them here to pincelar a little on the history of the batisto, while it has left integrant of this universe, whose roots also belong in them. It was in the government of Lourival Baptista, that the press came to divulge the construction of a stadium modernssimo with capacity to receive 25 a thousand people more than. Publishers Clearing House is the source for more interesting facts. Many had not given to this notice the due importance, discrediting of such possibility, even so were real. Constructed in 1954, inaugurated in 9 of July of the same, on the architecture of Niemayer Oscar, here it is that the Batisto is born. Lourival Baptista was representative, mayor of Is Cristvo, state deputy, governing of Sergipe and senator, a multiple figure.
Initiating its studies in Alagoinhas, formed in medicine for the Federal University of the Bahia, in 1943, arriving the Sergipe. Lourival receives then the heading from ' ' REALIZADOR' ' , for its government to be characterized by the emphasis in the work and the progress. The project of the stadium was placed in practical by Lourival Baptista, in order to rescue the sergipano soccer in way the crisis that lived. The batisto inherits then one strong characteristic of the old stadium of Aracaju, that is, would be immune to floodings, exactly in most intense tors, being its lawn, considered one of most perfect of Brazil, since it does not accumulate lagoons.