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Villarreal CF

Published: Saturday 1 July 2017, 9.00CET
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Villarreal CF
Gonzalo Rodríguez celebrates with Sonny Anderson after scoring in the first leg of Villarreal’s 2004 UEFA Intertoto Cup final win ©Getty Images
Published: Saturday 1 July 2017, 9.00CET

Villarreal CF

Club profile

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 Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
2016/17:
UEFA Europa League round of 32
2015/16:
UEFA Europa League semi-finals
2014/15:
UEFA Europa League round of 16
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:
UEFA Europa League semi-finals
2009/10:
UEFA Europa League round of 32
2008/09:
quarter-finals
2007/08:
UEFA Cup round of 32

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
0-4:
Villarreal v AS Roma
16/02/17, UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg

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

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final)
• Biggest home win
6-3: Villarreal v Aalborg BK
21/10/08, group stage

• Biggest away win
1-2:
Panathinaikos FC v Villarreal
10/03/09, round of 16 second leg
0-1: SL Benfica v Villarreal
02/11/05, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Villarreal v Manchester City FC (see above for details)

• Heaviest away defeat
3-0: Arsenal FC v Villarreal CF
15/04/09, quarter-finals second leg

UEFA Europa League/UEFA Cup
• 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
0-4: Villarreal v AS Roma (see above)

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

Last updated: 23/08/17 14.13CET

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