R.S.C. Anderlecht

Belgian association football club

Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht, usually known as Anderlecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑndərˌlɛçt], French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃dəʁˈlɛkt], German: [ˈandɐˌlɛçt]) or RSCA (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌɛrɛseˈjaː], French pronunciation: ​[ˌɛʁ ɛs se ˈɑ], German: [ˌʔɛɐ̯ ʔɛs tseː ˈʔaː]), is a Belgian professional football club from Anderlecht, Brussels. They play in the Belgian Pro League. They are the most successful Belgian football team in European competitions (with 5 trophies) and Belgian Pro League (33 championship wins).

Anderlecht
Full nameRoyal Sporting Club Anderlecht
Nickname(s)"Purple & White", "Sporting"
(Dutch: Paars-wit;
French: Les Mauves et Blancs)
Founded27 May 1908; 112 years ago (1908-05-27) (creation)
1909 (registration)
GroundConstant Vanden Stock Stadium
Anderlecht, Brussels
Ground Capacity28,063 (21,845 for European matches)[1][2]
ChairmanRoger Vanden Stock
ManagerBesnik Hasi
LeagueBelgian Pro League
2013–14Belgian Pro League, 1st
WebsiteClub website
Current season

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

  • Belgian First Division:
    • Winners (33): 1946–47, 1948–49, 1949–50, 1950–51, 1953–54, 1954–55, 1955–56, 1958–59, 1961–62, 1963–64, 1964–65, 1965–66, 1966–67, 1967–68, 1971–72, 1973–74, 1980–81, 1984–85, 1985–86, 1986–87, 1990–91, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1999–00, 2000–01, 2003–04, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2009–10, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14
  • Belgian Second Division:
    • Winners (2): 1923–24, 1934–35
  • Belgian Cup:
    • Winners (9): 1964–65, 1971–72, 1972–73, 1974–75, 1975–76, 1987–88, 1988–89, 1993–94, 2007–08

InternationalEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Stadium history" (in Dutch). rsca.be. Archived from the original on 29 December 2009. Retrieved 30 October 2010.
  2. "UEFA Europa League" (PDF). EUFA.com, p. 112. ND. Retrieved 18 July 2014. Check date values in: |date= (help)

Other websitesEdit