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Club facts: Sporting

Published: Sunday 1 June 2014, 16.08CET
Published: Sunday 1 June 2014, 16.08CET

Club facts: Sporting

Sporting Clube de Portugal
Formed:
1906
Nickname: Leões (Lions)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Cup: (2005)
• UEFA Cup Winners' Cup (1): 1964

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 18 (2002)
Portuguese Cup: 15 (2008)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
2013/14:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2012/13:
UEFA Europa League group stage
2011/12:
UEFA Europa League semi-finals
2010/11:
UEFA Europa League round of 32
2009/10: UEFA Europa League round of 16 (having transferred from the UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2008/09: round of 16
2007/08: UEFA Cup quarter-finals (having transferred from the UEFA Champions League group stage)
2006/07: group stage
2005/06: UEFA Cup first round (having transferred from UEFA Champions League third qualifying round)
2004/05: UEFA Cup runners-up

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
16-1: Sporting v APOEL FC
13/11/63, European Cup Winners' Cup second round first leg

• Biggest away win
0-9: ÍA Akranes v Sporting
17/09/86, UEFA Cup first round first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-5: Sporting v FC Bayern München
25/02/09, UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
7-1: FC Bayern München v Sporting
10/03/09, UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final)
• Biggest home win
3-0: Sporting v FC Dynamo Kyiv
12/12/07, group stage
3-0: Sporting v AS Monaco FC
17/09/97, group stage

• Biggest away win
0-1 twice, most recently FC Basel 1893 v Sporting
09/12/08, group stage
1-2: FC Dynamo Kyiv v Sporting
02/10/07, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-5:
Sporting v FC Bayern München (see above for details)

• Heaviest away defeat
7-1: FC Bayern München v Sporting (see above for details)

Last updated: 20/06/14 14.38CET

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