Performance record of Zenit St. Petersburg football club

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Performance record of Red star Belgrade football club

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Serbian football club Belgrade FC

Red Star Belgrade Football Club is the most successful Serbian league team, currently playing on the second position on the Top-Division “Serbian SuperLiga”. The Red Stars have won the record 25 National Championships titles including 23 record National Cups. Not only this, the club have also won UEFA Champions League title in 1990/91 season and the FIFA Club World Cup title in 1991-the only Serbian team to achieve this honour on international level.

The honours and achievements earned by the Red Star Belgrade throughout their football career are:

Honours and Achievements

  • SFR Yugoslavia Champions (19):
    • 1951, 1952–53, 1955–56, 1956–57, 1958–59, 1959–60, 1963–64, 1967–68, 1968–69, 1969–70, 1972–73, 1976–77, 1979–80, 1980–81, 1983–84, 1987–88, 1989–90, 1990–91, 1991–92
  • FR Yugoslavia / Serbia and Montenegro Champions (5):
    • 1994–95, 1999–00, 2000–01, 2003–04, 2005−06
  • Champions of Serbia (1):
    • 2006–07

National Cups – 23 (record)

  • Yugoslav Cup (12):
    • 1947-48, 1948-49, 1950, 1957-58, 1958-59, 1963-64, 1967-68, 1969-70, 1970-71, 1981-82, 1984-85, 1989-90
  • FR Yugoslavia / Serbia and Montenegro Cup (9):
    • 1992-93, 1994–95, 1995–96, 1996–97, 1998–99, 2000–01, 2001–02, 2003–04, 2005–06
  • Serbian Cup (2):
    • 2006-07, 2009-10

International titles – 4

  • European Cup (defunct, succeeded by UEFA Champions League):
    • Champions (1): 1990–91
  • Intercontinental Cup (defunct, succeeded by FIFA Club World Cup):
    • Champions (1): 1991
  • Mitropa Cup (defunct):
    • Champions (2): 1958, 1968

Other tournaments

  • Paris tournament (1): 1962
  • Iberico Trophy (1): 1971
  • Teresa Herrera Trophy (1): 1971
  • Trofeo Costa del Sol (1): 1973
  • Orange Trophy (1): 1973
  • World of Soccer Cup (defunct):
    • Winners, Singapore Trophy (1): 1977
    • Runners-up, Australian Trophy (1): 1977
  • Trofeo Villa de Gijón (1): 1982
  • New year torunament (Zurich, Switzerland) (1): 1984
  • Chicago Sister Cities International Cup (1):

European Competitions

European Cup (defunct, succeeded by UEFA Champions League):

  • Winner (1): 1990–91
  • Semi-finalists (3): 1956–57, 1970–71, 1991–92
  • Quarter-finalists (5): 1957–58, 1973–74, 1980–81, 1981–82, 1986–87,

UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup (defunct):

  • Semi-finalists (1): 1974–75
  • Quarter-finalists (2): 1971–72, 1985–86

UEFA Cup (defunct, succeeded by UEFA Europa League):

  • Runners-up (1): 1978–79

UEFA Super Cup:

  • Runners-up (1): 1991

Inter-Cities Fairs Cup (defunct, succeeded by UEFA Cup):

  • Semi-finalists (1): 1961–62
  • Quarter-finalists (1): 1962–63

Red Star Belgrade football club profile

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Red Star Belgrade is a Serbian professional football league team located in the city Begrade of Serbia. The club was founded on March 4, 1945 and currently playing in the top Serbian league “Surbian Superliga”. Vladan Lukic is the President of the club while Robert Prosinecki is the current head coach of Red star Belgrade. The club plays home games at the Stadium Crvena Zvezda with a capacity of 56,000 spectators.

Red Star Belgrade football club, well known as Zvezda (The Star) and Crveno-beli (The Red-Whites), plays home games in Red and White combination jersey while away games in Blue jersey with blue shorts.

The Stars are regarded as the most successful teams in Serbia mostly ranked in the top four. They are the only Serbian football club that have won the European and World Champions in 1991, the European Cup and the International Cup. Red Star Belgrade are also the only Serbian league football team that have won an international title in the history of Serbian football. They are ranked 26 along with Feyenoord football club on the international level according to the International Federation of Football History and Statistics.

Red Star Belgrade won the first national title “SFR Yugoslavia Champions” in 1951, winning 25 times in total; a record league wins by any club in the entire history of Serbian Football. The Red Stars are the inventors of fast play in Serbian football history and are famous for their fast, attacking play, especially during the times of 1970s and 1980s when the team enjoyed the best spell of dominance and triumph many trophies on national and international level. Today, Red Star Belgrade enjoys a great reputation among the football world, and utter devotion from its legions of fans.

Performance record of CSKA Moscow football club

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CSKA Moscow football club is ranked amongst the top 3 league teams of Russia along with Rubin Kazan Football Club and Zenit St. Petersburg Football Club. The Army men, who were the runners-up of last season in Russian Premier League, won 10 national titles- an outstanding achievement by any club, and are regarded as one of the most successful clubs in the Russian football, having a great history in the Soviet football as well.

CSKA Moscow FC has a strong history of football winning the major titles like Soviet Championship seven times, the Soviet Cup five times, the Russian Cup five times, Russian Premier League title three times including finishing second 5 times, Russian Super Cup 4 times, and the UEFA Cup title in 2008. CSKA Moscow is funded by Sibneft, an oil company owned by the Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich. Abramovich did not directly owned the club as he was also the owner of English Premier League giant, Chelsea football club and UEFA allows only one entity or ownership of a club at a time.

Vladimir Fedotov football player holds the record for the most league appearances for CSKA Moscow with 381 games while Grigory Fedotov football player is the top goal scorer for CSKA with 126 goals.

Performance records of CSKA Moscow football club:



  • Russian Premier League
    • Winners: 2003, 2005, 2006
    • Runners-Up: 1998, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2010
  • Russian Cup
    • Winners: 2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009
    • Runners-Up: 1993, 1994, 2000
  • Russian Super Cup
    • Winners: 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009
    • Runners-Up: 2003, 2010, 2011

Soviet Union

  • Soviet Top League
    • Winners: 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1970, 1991
    • Runners-Up: 1938, 1945, 1949, 1990
  • Soviet Cup
    • Winners: 1945, 1948, 1951, 1955, 1991
    • Runners-Up: 1944, 1967, 1992

Pre-Season Tournaments

  • Channel One Cup
    • Winners: 2007

CSKA Moscow football club profile

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Russian football club CSKA Moscow

PFC CSKA Moscow is a Russian international league football team located in Moscow, Russia. The club was founded in 1911, playing in the top-division “Russian Premier League” for 2011/12 season. CSKA Moscow FC plays home games at Luzhniki Stadium, having capacity of 89,000 spectators.

CSKA Moscow football club, well known as the “Koni (Horses)”, Krasno-Sinie (Red-blue)” and “Armeytsy (Army men)”, plays home games in the Blue and Red combination jersey with Blue shorts and away games in white and grey combination jersey with white shorts.

In the early starting years, CSKA Moscow football club was associated with the Red Army and dominated with the talented army boys who completed the team as Obshestvo Lyubiteley Lyzhnogo Sporta (OLLS). In 1923, after playing some impressive football over the years, the club changed its name to Optvtno Pokazatel’naya Ploschadka Vseobucha (OPPV). On Feb 23, 1928, the club again changed its name and this time it was Sportivnvi Klub Tsentral’nogo Doma Krasnov Armii (CDKA). In 1951, the name again changed to Sportivnvi Klub Tsentral’nogo Doma Sovetskov Armii (CDSA) before finally named to CSKA Moscow in 1960 till today.

CSKA Moscow football club have been regarded as the most successful clubs in Russia and participating in the European championships on regular basis.  CSKA Moscow are 3 times winner of Russian Premier League, 5 times Russian Cup winners, 2 times Russian Supercup, 7 times Soviet Top League winners and 5 times Soviet Cup winners. The CSKA Moscow FC also won the UEFA Cup back in 2005 by beating Sporting Football Club 3-1 in the finals at the Estadio Jose Alvalada in lisbon.

CSKA Moscow are currently managed by Leonid Slutsky and captained by Igor Akinfeev. The club has started the 2011-12 season with an epic style, winning their first game over Amkar football club and looking forward to keep their winning form on the right track for the rest of the season.