CS Universitatea Craiova (football)

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Clubul Sportiv Universitatea Craiova is a professional association football club from Craiova, Romania.[1]

Two teams were founded in Craiova in the year 1921: Craiovan Craiova and Rovine Griviţa Craiova. These two clubs merged to form the very successful team, FC Craiova. The team dissolved in 1949. Finally in 1948, Universitatea Craiova was formed by a group of students and professors.

Since it's founding, the club has won 4 Liga I titles, 6 Cupa României titles, 2 Liga II titles and 1 Liga III title. They also reached the quarter-finals of the 1981–82 UEFA Champions League tournament.

The team's colours are blue and white.

Honours[change | change source]

Liga I

Winners (4): 1973–74, 1979–80, 1980–81, 1990–91
Runners-up (4): 1972–73, 1981–82, 1982–83, 1993–94

Cupa României

Winners (7): 1976–77, 1977–78, 1980–81, 1982–83, 1990–91, 1992–93, 2017–18
Runners-up (3): 1974–75, 1984–85, 1993–94

Liga II

Winners (2): 1963–64, 2013–14
Runners-up (1): 1960–61

Liga III

Winners (1): 1957–58

References[change | change source]

  1. "Primarul Craiovei prezintă noua echipă de fotbal CS Universitatea". adevarul.ro. Retrieved 2013-08-17.

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