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Club facts: Braga

Published: Friday 1 June 2012, 14.00CET
Club facts: Braga
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Published: Friday 1 June 2012, 14.00CET

Club facts: Braga

SC Braga
Formed:
1921
Nickname:
Os Arsenalistas (The Arsenalists)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Europa League: (2011)
• UEFA Intertoto Cup (1): 2008

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
Portuguese Cup: 1 (1966)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
2011/12: UEFA Europa League round of 32
2010/11:
UEFA Europa League runners-up (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2009/10: UEFA Europa League third qualifying round
2008/09:
UEFA Cup round of 16
2007/08:
UEFA Cup round of 32
2006/07: UEFA Cup round of 16
2005/06: UEFA Cup first round
2004/05: UEFA Cup first round
2003/04: did not take part in UEFA club competition
2002/03: did not take part in UEFA club competition

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
5-0:
Braga v Hibernians FC
13/09/78, UEFA Cup first round first leg

• Biggest away win
1-3:
Birmingham City FC v Braga
15/09/11, UEFA Europa League group stage
0-2:
FC Artmedia Petržalka v Braga
02/10/08, UEFA Cup first round second leg
0-2: Galatasaray AŞ v Braga
02/10/12, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Braga v FC Shakhtar Donetsk
28/09/10, UEFA Champions League group stage
0-3:
Braga v Tottenham Hotspur FC
19/09/84, UEFA Cup first round first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
6-0:
Arsenal FC v Braga
15/09/10, UEFA Champions League group stage
6-0: Tottenham Hotspur FC v Braga
03/10/84, UEFA Cup first round second leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final only)
• Biggest home win
2-0 twice, most recently v Arsenal FC
23/11/10, group stage

• Biggest away win
0-2: Galatasaray AŞ v Braga (see above for details)

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Braga v FC Shakhtar Donetsk (see above for details)

• Heaviest away defeat
6-0: Arsenal FC v Braga (see above for details)

Last updated: 06/12/12 10.38CET

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