Sporting CP

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Sporting CP
Full nameSporting Clube de Portugal
Nickname(s)Leões (Lions)
Verde e brancos (Green and whites)
Short nameSporting
Founded1 July 1906; 114 years ago (1906-07-01)
GroundEstádio José Alvalade
Ground Capacity50,095
PresidentFrederico Varandas
Head coachRúben Amorim
LeaguePrimeira Liga
2019–20Primeira Liga, 4th of 18
WebsiteClub website

Sporting Clube de Portugal, commonly called Sporting CP or Sporting is a football club from Lisbon, Portugal. They play in the Primera LigaPrimeira Liga, the top division of Portuguese football. They play their home games at the Estádio José Alvalade.

Players[change | change source]

Current squad[change | change source]

As of 20 October 2020.[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Spain GK Antonio Adán
3 Morocco DF Zouhair Feddal
4 Uruguay DF Sebastián Coates (captain)
5 Portugal DF Nuno Mendes
6 Portugal MF João Palhinha
7 Brazil FW Bruno Tabata
8 Brazil MF Matheus Nunes
9 Slovenia FW Andraž Šporar
10 Argentina FW Luciano Vietto
11 Portugal FW Nuno Santos
13 Portugal DF Luís Neto
17 Portugal MF João Mário (on loan from Inter Milan)
19 Portugal FW Tiago Tomás
20 Ecuador FW Gonzalo Plata
23 Republic of Macedonia DF Stefan Ristovski
No. Position Player
24 Spain DF Pedro Porro (on loan from Manchester City)
26 Colombia DF Cristian Borja
28 Portugal MF Pedro Gonçalves
29 Brazil FW Luiz Phellype
30 Portugal FW Rafael Camacho
40 Brazil GK Renan Ribeiro
52 Portugal DF Gonçalo Inácio
55 Portugal DF Vitorino Antunes
68 Portugal MF Daniel Bragança
72 Portugal DF Eduardo Quaresma
73 Portugal DF Tiago Ilori
77 Cape Verde FW Jovane Cabral
80 Portugal MF Rodrigo Fernandes
81 Portugal GK Luís Maximiano

Out on loan[change | change source]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Portugal DF Mauro Riquicho (at Fátima until 30 June 2021)
France DF Valentin Rosier (at Beşiktaş until 30 June 2021)
Argentina MF Rodrigo Battaglia (at Alavés until 30 June 2021)
Portugal MF Filipe Chaby (at Académica until 30 June 2021)
Mali MF Abdoulay Diaby (at Getafe until 30 June 2021)
Ivory Coast MF Idrissa Doumbia (at Huesca until 30 June 2021)
No. Position Player
Brazil MF Eduardo (at Crotone until 30 June 2021)
Brazil MF Jatobá (at CRB until 31 December 2020)
Brazil MF Mattheus (at Coritiba until 30 June 2021)
Croatia MF Josip Mišić (at Dinamo Zagreb until 30 June 2021)
Colombia FW Leonardo Acevedo (at Logroñés until 30 June 2021)
Portugal FW Pedro Mendes (at Almería until 30 June 2021)

Other players under contract[change | change source]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
76 Angola DF Bruno Gaspar
89 Ghana DF Lumor
No. Position Player
96 Portugal FW Joelson
99 Portugal GK Diogo Sousa

Retired numbers[change | change source]

12 – 12th man

Honours[change | change source]

Domestic competitions[change | change source]

Winners (18): 1940–41, 1943–44, 1946–47, 1947–48, 1948–49, 1950–51, 1951–52, 1952–53, 1953–54, 1957–58, 1961–62, 1965–66, 1969–70, 1973–74, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1999–2000, 2001–02[2]
Winners (17): 1940–41, 1944–45, 1945–46, 1947–48, 1953–54, 1962–63, 1970–71, 1972–73, 1973–74, 1977–78, 1981–82, 1994–95, 2001–02, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2014–15, 2018–19[2]
Winners (2): 2017–18, 2018–19
Winners (8): 1982, 1987, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2007, 2008, 2015
Winners (4): 1922–23, 1933–34, 1935–36, 1937–38

European competitions[change | change source]

Winners (1): 1963–64[2]

External links[change | change source]

  1. "Plantel". Sporting Clube de Portugal. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 uefa.com. "Sporting CP – UEFA.com". Uefa.com. Retrieved 4 November 2016.