CA Osasuna football club profile

by on April 13, 2011
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Club Atletico Osasuna, commonly known as Osasuna, is a Spanish professional international league club, located in Irunea-Pamplona, Navarre, Spain. The club plays in the Spanish top-flight (La Liga) and regarded as average league side mostly played in the Top-Division and Second Division. Osasuna plays home games at “Estadio Reyno de Navarra” stadium, capacity of 19,600 spectators.

CA Osasuna well known as the “Los Rojillos” and “Gorritxoak” (the little red ones), plays home games in red jersey with navy blue shorts, and away games in Navy blue jersey with Orange shorts.

The club was officially founded in 1920 after the merger of two different clubs, Sportiva and New Club, creating thus a new club named Osasuna.

The club made their first appearance in the second Divison in 1932 and after just three years later they marked their first presence in the La-Liga. In 1985-86, Osasuna achieved their first honor to enter the UEFA Cup competition after finishing sixth on the La Liga table.

90’s was the golden period for CA Osasuna, as they showed an execellent UEFA Cup performance in 1991-92 season.  But relegated to the second division in 1994-95 season, the team spent next five years in second division till 1999-00. Since then the club is performing regularly in the top-division mostly finishing below the mid-table in the La Liga show.

Osasuna football club is currently lying on 12th position in the La Liga 2010-11 season with 32 points in 28 fixtures. Osasuna has successfully played 33 seasons in La Liga, 33 seasons in Second Division, 13 seasons in Third Division and one season in Categorias Regionales.

Osasuna chairman, Patxi Izco is hoping to do much better with manager, Jose Luis Mendilibar in the future football of club, signing new players to lift the team up in the top four position to qualify for the UEFA and winning the major trophies.

Performance record of Real Zaragoza football club

Real Zaragoza football club

Real Zaragoza S.A.D. are one of those Spanish professional league clubs which could surprise you with the biggest up-sets on the field against any European side. They play great football with great techniques. They had a long football history with many historic moments which throw the sufficient light to prove them as one of the best teams in Spain.

Real Zaragoza football club won the first title for club in 1963/64 season by winning the Copa del Rey trophy. The very next season, the club won the same title for two consecutive years and repeated in 1985-86, 1993-94, 2000-01, and 2003-04 seasons.

The club has spent most of its time in the Spanish top-flight, playing 56 seasons in La Liga, while 16 seasons in Second Division and 4 seasons in Third Division.

Real Zaragoza football club is more often regarded as the Spanish mid-table league team and has an honor winning the major trophies like UEFA Cup Winners’s Cup back in 1994-95 season.

Honours

  • Copa del Rey: 6 (1963/64, 1965/66, 1985/86, 1993/94, 2000/01, 2003/04)
  • Spanish Supercup: 1 (2004)
  • Inter-Cities Fairs Cup: 1 (1963/64)
  • UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup: 1 (1994/95)
  • Segunda Division: 1 (1977/78)

Statistics

  • 56 seasons in La Liga
  • 16 seasons in Segunda Division
  • 4 seasons in Tercera Division

Best League position: 2nd (74/75 season)

Worst place in the league:  20th (season 01/02)

Overall La Liga historical classification: 9th

  • Most matches: Aguado (473), Violeta (471), Juan Manuel Villa (382)
  • Most minutes: Aguado (33,480), Violeta (29,042), Senor (26,984)
  • Most goals all time: Marcello (117), Murillo (113), Pichi Alonso (112)
  • Most goals in a season: Ewerthon (28), Seminario (25)
  • Foreign players with most appearances: Gustavo Povet (239)
  • Highest red cards: Aguado (18), Cuartero (8), Belsue (6)

Honours as a Player

  • Pichichi Trophy
  • Juan Seminario: 24 goals (1961/62)

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Real Madrid FC is one of the biggest football clubs in the world. This Spanish club is known as Real Madrid Club de Futbol or Los Blancos or “white flag”. This is a professional football club based in Madrid, Spain and the most successful club in Spanish football. This club has won 32 La Liga (Spanish League) titles. And they also won UEFA Champions League two times.

The team was founded in 1902 and is one of the strongest clubs in Europe since 1950. The traditional club color of Real Madrid is all white. The home ground of Real Madrid is Santiago Bernabeu. Since 1947 Real Madrid has been playing home matches here. The stadium’s capacity is approximately 80,400 seats. The rival team of Real Madrid is FC Barcelona. The match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid is known as “El Clasico” (The Classical).

Currently, Real Madrid holds the second position in La Liga. The present team has got a lot of stars as usual. The latest addition in Real Madrid FC is Christian Ronaldo. The president of this team is Florentino Perez and the coach is Manuel Pellegrini. Real Madrid football club is home to a lot of most popular footballers from various nations of the world. 

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