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Club facts: Sparta

Published: Tuesday 1 July 2014, 14.04CET
Published: Tuesday 1 July 2014, 14.04CET

Club facts: Sparta

AC Sparta Praha
Formed:
1893
Nickname:
Železná Sparta (Iron Sparta)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• none

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 36 (2014)
Czech Cups: 20 (2014)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2013/14:
second qualifying round
2012/13:
round of 32
2011/12:
play-offs
2010/11: round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2009/10:
group stage (having transferred from UEFA Champions League third qualifying round)
2008/09: first round (having transferred from UEFA Champions League third qualifying round)
2007/08: group stage (having transferred from UEFA Champions League third qualifying round)
2006/07: group stage
2005/06: UEFA Champions League group stage
2004/05: UEFA Champions League group stage

Records
UEFA club competition
• Biggest home win
10-0: Sparta v Anorthosis Famagusta FC
16/09/64, UEFA Cup Winners' Cup preliminary round first leg

• Biggest away win
0-6: Anorthosis Famagusta FC v Sparta
20/09/64, UEFA Cup Winners' Cup preliminary round second leg

• Heaviest home defeat
1-5: Sparta v FC Steaua Bucureşti
07/09/88, European Champion Clubs' Cup first round first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
5-0 on three occasions, most recently v Olympique Lyonnais
08/12/04, UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
5-0: Sparta v FK Sarajevo
28/07/11, third qualifying round first leg

• Biggest away win
1-3: FC Lausanne-Sport v Sparta
04/11/10, group stage
0-2 on six occasions, most recently v VfB Admira Wacker Mödling
02/08/12, third qualifying round first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Sparta v FC København
16/12/09, group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0: Neuchâtel Xamax FC v Sparta
15/09/81 first round first leg

Last updated: 02/09/14 11.53CET

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