Sporting CP

Portuguese association football club

Sporting Clube de Portugal, commonly called Sporting CP or Sporting is a football club from Lisbon, Portugal. They play in the Primera LigaPrimeira Liga, the top division of Portuguese football. They play their home games at the Estádio José Alvalade.

Sporting CP
Full nameSporting Clube de Portugal
Nickname(s)Leões (Lions)
Verde e brancos (Green and whites)
Short nameSporting
Founded1 July 1906; 116 years ago (1906-07-01)
GroundEstádio José Alvalade
Capacity50,095
PresidentFrederico Varandas
Head coachRúben Amorim
LeaguePrimeira Liga
2022–23Primeira Liga, 4th of 18
WebsiteClub website

HonoursEdit

Domestic competitionsEdit

Winners (18): 1940–41, 1943–44, 1946–47, 1947–48, 1948–49, 1950–51, 1951–52, 1952–53, 1953–54, 1957–58, 1961–62, 1965–66, 1969–70, 1973–74, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1999–2000, 2001–02[1]
Winners (17): 1940–41, 1944–45, 1945–46, 1947–48, 1953–54, 1962–63, 1970–71, 1972–73, 1973–74, 1977–78, 1981–82, 1994–95, 2001–02, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2014–15, 2018–19[1]
Winners (2): 2017–18, 2018–19
Winners (8): 1982, 1987, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2007, 2008, 2015
Winners (4): 1922–23, 1933–34, 1935–36, 1937–38

European competitionsEdit

Winners (1): 1963–64[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 uefa.com. "Sporting CP – UEFA.com". Uefa.com. Retrieved 4 November 2016.

Other websitesEdit