Sporting CP

Portuguese association football club
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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; 115 years ago (1906-07-01)
GroundEstádio José Alvalade
Capacity50,095
PresidentFrederico Varandas
Head coachRúben Amorim
LeaguePrimeira Liga
2019–20Primeira Liga, 4th of 18
WebsiteClub website

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 20 October 2020.[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   Spain Antonio Adán
3 DF   Morocco Zouhair Feddal
4 DF   Uruguay Sebastián Coates (captain)
5 DF   Portugal Nuno Mendes
6 MF   Portugal João Palhinha
7 FW   Brazil Bruno Tabata
8 MF   Brazil Matheus Nunes
9 FW   Slovenia Andraž Šporar
10 FW   Argentina Luciano Vietto
11 FW   Portugal Nuno Santos
13 DF   Portugal Luís Neto
17 MF   Portugal João Mário (on loan from Inter Milan)
19 FW   Portugal Tiago Tomás
20 FW   Ecuador Gonzalo Plata
23 DF   Macedonia Stefan Ristovski
No. Pos. Nation Player
24 DF   Spain Pedro Porro (on loan from Manchester City)
26 DF   Colombia Cristian Borja
28 MF   Portugal Pedro Gonçalves
29 FW   Brazil Luiz Phellype
30 FW   Portugal Rafael Camacho
40 GK   Brazil Renan Ribeiro
52 DF   Portugal Gonçalo Inácio
55 DF   Portugal Vitorino Antunes
68 MF   Portugal Daniel Bragança
72 DF   Portugal Eduardo Quaresma
73 DF   Portugal Tiago Ilori
77 FW   Cape Verde Jovane Cabral
80 MF   Portugal Rodrigo Fernandes
81 GK   Portugal Luís Maximiano

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
DF   Portugal Mauro Riquicho (at Fátima until 30 June 2021)
DF   France Valentin Rosier (at Beşiktaş until 30 June 2021)
MF   Argentina Rodrigo Battaglia (at Alavés until 30 June 2021)
MF   Portugal Filipe Chaby (at Académica until 30 June 2021)
MF   Mali Abdoulay Diaby (at Getafe until 30 June 2021)
MF   Ivory Coast Idrissa Doumbia (at Huesca until 30 June 2021)
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   Brazil Eduardo (at Crotone until 30 June 2021)
MF   Brazil Jatobá (at CRB until 31 December 2020)
MF   Brazil Mattheus (at Coritiba until 30 June 2021)
MF   Croatia Josip Mišić (at Dinamo Zagreb until 30 June 2021)
FW   Colombia Leonardo Acevedo (at Logroñés until 30 June 2021)
FW   Portugal Pedro Mendes (at Almería until 30 June 2021)

Other players under contractEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
76 DF   Angola Bruno Gaspar
89 DF   Ghana Lumor
No. Pos. Nation Player
96 FW   Portugal Joelson
99 GK   Portugal Diogo Sousa

Retired numbersEdit

12 – 12th man

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[2]
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[2]
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[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Plantel". Sporting Clube de Portugal. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 uefa.com. "Sporting CP – UEFA.com". Uefa.com. Retrieved 4 November 2016.

Other websitesEdit