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Club facts: Villarreal

Published: Tuesday 1 July 2014, 10.48CET
Club facts: Villarreal
Villarreal CF players celebrate ©AFP/Getty Images
Published: Tuesday 1 July 2014, 10.48CET

Club facts: Villarreal

Villarreal CF
Formed:
1923
Nickname:
El Submarino Amarillo (The Yellow Submarine)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Intertoto Cup (2): 2003, 2004

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
None

Ten-year European record (UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2013/14:
did not take part in UEFA club competition
2012/13:
did not take part in UEFA club competition
2011/12:
UEFA Champions League group stage
2010/11:
semi-finals
2009/10:
round of 32
2008/09:
UEFA Champions League quarter-finals
2007/08:
round of 32
2006/07:
UEFA Intertoto Cup third round
2005/06:
UEFA Champions League semi-finals
2004/05:
quarter-finals (having qualified as a UEFA Intertoto Cup winner)

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
6-1: Villarreal v NAC Breda
27/08/09, UEFA Europa League play-off second leg
5-0:
Villarreal v FC Dnepr Mogilev
19/08/10, UEFA Europa League play-off first leg

• Biggest away win
0-3
three times, most recently v FC Astana
21/08/14, UEFA Europa League play-off first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3:
Villarreal v Manchester City FC
02/11/11, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1:
FC Porto v Villarreal
28/04/11, UEFA Europa League semi-final first leg

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
6-1: Villarreal v NAC Breda (see above)
5-0: Villarreal v FC Dnepr Mogilev (see above)

• Biggest away win
0-3: FC Astana v Villarreal (see above)

• Heaviest home defeat
1-2: Villarreal v AZ Alkmaar
07/04/05, quarter-final first leg
0-1: Villarreal v FC Salzburg
17/12/09, group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: FC Porto v Villarreal (see above)

Last updated: 21/10/14 21.42CET

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