Sporting Lisbon

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Sporting Lisbon

Football Club

Established in

1 July 1906

Current President

Bruno de Carvalho

Club Website

http://www.sporting.pt/en

Location

Lisbon, Portugal

Club History

Sporting Clube de Portugal, (Euronext: SCP) or Sporting CP (colloquially known as Sporting in Lusophone countries, and often referred to as Sporting Lisbon in Anglophone countries) is a Portuguese sports club based in Lisbon. Sporting is best known for its association football team.

Sporting were a founding member of the Primeira Liga and, along with rivals S.L. Benfica and FC Porto, have never been relegated from the top flight of Portuguese football since its establishment in 1934. Sporting are the third most successful Portuguese football club, with 46 titles in Portuguese competitions and one international title, the 1963–64 European Cup Winners’ Cup. Domestically, they have won 18 Primeira Liga titles, 16 Portuguese Cups (Taça de Portugal), four Championships of Portugal (a record tied with Porto) and eight Portuguese SuperCup titles.

18

Champion

Primeira Liga

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

16

Champion

Portuguese Cup

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

8

Champion

Portuguese SuperCup

1982, 1987, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2007, 2008, 2015

4

Champion

Championship of Portugal

1922–23, 1933–34, 1935–36, 1937–38

1

Champion

European Cup Winners' Cup

1963–64
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