R.S.C. Anderlecht

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Anderlecht
Full nameRoyal Sporting Club Anderlecht
Nickname(s)"Purple & White", "Sporting"
(Dutch: Paars-wit;
French: Les Mauves et Blancs)
Founded27 May 1908; 111 years ago (1908-05-27) (creation)
1909 (registration)
GroundConstant Vanden Stock Stadium
Anderlecht, Brussels
Ground Capacity28,063 (21,845 for European matches)[1][2]
ChairmanRoger Vanden Stock
ManagerBesnik Hasi
LeagueBelgian Pro League
2013–14Belgian Pro League, 1st
WebsiteClub website
Current season

Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht, usually known as Anderlecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑndərˌlɛçt], French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃dəʁˈlɛkt], German: [ˈandɐˌlɛçt]) or RSCA (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌɛrɛseˈjaː], French pronunciation: ​[ˌɛʁ ɛs se ˈɑ], German: [ˌʔɛɐ̯ ʔɛs tseː ˈʔaː]), is a Belgian professional football club from Anderlecht, Brussels. They play in the Belgian Pro League. They are the most successful Belgian football team in European competitions (with 5 trophies) and Belgian Pro League (33 championship wins).

Honours[change | change source]

Domestic[change | change source]

  • Belgian First Division:
    • Winners (33): 1946–47, 1948–49, 1949–50, 1950–51, 1953–54, 1954–55, 1955–56, 1958–59, 1961–62, 1963–64, 1964–65, 1965–66, 1966–67, 1967–68, 1971–72, 1973–74, 1980–81, 1984–85, 1985–86, 1986–87, 1990–91, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1999–00, 2000–01, 2003–04, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2009–10, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14
  • Belgian Second Division:
    • Winners (2): 1923–24, 1934–35
  • Belgian Cup:
    • Winners (9): 1964–65, 1971–72, 1972–73, 1974–75, 1975–76, 1987–88, 1988–89, 1993–94, 2007–08

International[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Stadium history" (in Dutch). rsca.be. Retrieved 30 October 2010.
  2. "UEFA Europa League" (PDF). EUFA.com, p. 112. ND. Retrieved 18 July 2014. Check date values in: |date= (help)

Other websites[change | change source]