All Footballers' Confederation Leopards Sports Club, officially abbreviated as A.F.C. Leopards and commonly known as simply A.F.C., Leopards or ( Ingwe Luhya for "Leopards"), is an association football club based in Nairobi, Kenya and founded in 1964. Along with their arch-rivals Gor Mahia, the club has won the Kenyan Premier League a record 13 times. The team plays its home games at the [1 ] Nyayo National Stadium.
History [ edit ]
A.F.C. Leopards' standing as one of the most successful clubs in the region is underlined by the fact that it has won the
Kenyan Premier League a record 13 times. AFC Leopards has also won the Kenya Cup 8 times, and the CECAFA Club Championship 5 times.
The club was formed in 1964 as
Abaluhya United F.C. when a number of small clubs amalgamated. In 2008 they played in the [2 ] Nationwide League and won the title in their zone. They returned to the Kenyan Premier League for the 2009 season in which it also won the KFF Cup. [3 ]
Achievements [ edit ]
Kenya National Football League/Kenyan Super League/Kenyan Premier League: 13
1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1998.
FKF President's Cup: 9
1967, 1968 (as Abaluhya)
1984, 1985, 1991, 1994, 2001, 2009,
CECAFA Club Cup: 5
Performance in CAF competitions [ edit ]
African Cup of Champions Clubs/CAF Champions League [ edit ]
CAF Confederation Cup [ edit ]
Preliminary round exits: 2010
CAF Cup [ edit ]
Quarter-final exits: 1994, 1997
CAF Cup Winners' Cup [ edit ]
First round exits: 1992, 2002
Second round exits: 1986
Quarter-final exits: 1988
Semi-final exits: 1985
Players [ edit ]
Current squad [ edit ]
As of 15 March 2014
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Current technical staff [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]