AD Esposende

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Esposende
AD Esposende.png
Full name Associação Desportiva de Esposende
Founded 1978
Ground Estádio Padre Sá Pereira
Esposende
Portugal
Ground Capacity 5,000
League Terceira Divisão Série A

Associação Desportiva de Esposende (abbreviated as AD Esposende) is a Portuguese football club based in Esposende in the district of Braga.[1]

Background[edit]

AD Esposende currently plays in the Terceira Divisão Série A which is the fourth tier of Portuguese football. The club was founded in 1978 and they play their home matches at the Estádio Padre Sá Pereira in Esposende. The stadium is able to accommodate 5,000 spectators.[1]

The club is affiliated to Associação de Futebol de Braga and has competed in the AF Braga Taça. The club has also entered the national cup competition known as Taça de Portugal on occasions, and reached the semifinals in 1999.[1][2]

Season to season[edit]

Season Level Division Section Place Movements
1990–91 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 13th
1991–92 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 12th
1992–93 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 10th
1993–94 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 9th
1994–95 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 10th
1995–96 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 4th
1996–97 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 13th
1997–98 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 1st Promoted
1998–99 Tier 2 Liga de Honra 14th
1999–2000 Tier 2 Liga de Honra 17th Relegated
2000–01 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 12th
2001–02 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 15th
2002–03 Tier 3 Segunda Divisão Série Norte 19th Relegated
2003–04 Tier 4 Terceira Divisão Série A 9th
2004–05 Tier 4 Terceira Divisão Série A 5th
2005–06 Tier 4 Terceira Divisão Série A 13th Relegated
2006–07 Tier 5 Distritais AF Braga – Honra 5th
2007–08 Tier 5 Distritais AF Braga – Honra 8th
2008–09 Tier 5 Distritais AF Braga – Honra 6th
2009–10 Tier 5 Distritais AF Braga – Honra 2nd Promoted
2010–11 Tier 4 Terceira Divisão Série A – 1ª Fase 6th Promotion Group
Tier 4 Terceira Divisão Série A Fase Final 4th
2011–12 Tier 4 Terceira Divisão Série A – 1ª Fase 7th Relegation Group
Tier 4 Terceira Divisão Série A Últimos 2nd

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Honours[edit]

  • AF Braga Taça: 1971/72

Notable former players[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Associação Desportiva de Esposende - ForaDeJogo - foradejogo.net". ForaDeJogo. Retrieved 2012-05-31. 
  2. ^ "Associação Desportiva de Esposende – Portugal – footballzz.co.uk". ZeroZero. Retrieved 2012-05-31. 
  3. ^ "Portugal – Table of Honor – soccerlibrary.free.fr". Soccer Library. Retrieved 2012-05-31. 
  4. ^ "Competitions – Portugal – footballzz.co.uk". ZeroZero. Retrieved 2012-05-31. 
  5. ^ "Competitions - ForaDeJogo - foradejogo.net". ForaDeJogo. Retrieved 2012-05-31. 
  6. ^ "AF Braga – Futebol Total". Futebol Total. Retrieved 2012-05-31. 

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