Besëlidhja Lezhë

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KS Besëlidhja Lezhë
Team Logo
Full name Klubi Sportiv Besëlidhja Lezhë
Nickname(s) Dragojt e Veriut
Founded November 17, 1930; 83 years ago (1930-11-17)
as Bardhyli Lezhë
Ground Brian Filipi Stadium
Ground Capacity 5,000
Chairman Gjokë Ndoka
Manager Sinan Bardhi
League Albanian First Division
2014-15 Albanian Second Division, 2nd (promoted)
Website Club home page

Klubi Sportiv Besëlidhja Lezhë is an Albanian football club based in the northern city of Lezhë. Their home ground is the Brian Filipi Stadium and they currently compete in the Albanian First Division.


The club was founded in 1930 under the name Bardhyli Lezhë and participated in the Albanian Superliga for the first time in 1937 where they finished in sixth place out of ten clubs. The club then changed its name to SK Lezhë in 1949, Puna Lezhë just two years later in 1951, Fitorja Lezhë in 1958 and finally Besëlidhja Lezhë in 1968.

In 2006/07 season, the club played in the Albanian Second Division. They were promoted to the first division for the 2007/08 season. But for the 2008/09 season they have again been relegated to the Kategoria e Parë 2008-2009.

Honours and Achievements[edit]


  • Biggest ever home league victory: Besëlidhja Lezhë 7-0 KS Gramozi Ersekë - 11 April 2012
  • Biggest ever home league defeat: Besëlidhja Lezhë 3-4 Kukesi - 23 April 2012
  • Biggest ever away league victory: KF Laçi 1-7 Besëlidhja Lezhë - 18 December 2004
  • Biggest ever away league defeat: KF Tirana 5-1 Besëlidhja Lezhë - 21 February 2003


Period Kit manufacturer Shirt partner
1982–1992 Meyba None
1992–1998 Joma
1998–2006 Vega
2011–2012 Adidas

Current squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
1 Albania GK Elson Demi
2 Albania DF Ardit Lleshi
3 Albania DF Rubin Baçi
4 Albania DF Frederik Ujka
5 Albania DF Mirjan Begaj
6 Albania DF Klejdi Dibra
7 Albania MF Mirsad Gruda
8 Albania DF Eugen Shima
9 Albania FW Alfred Allamani
10 Albania MF Orges Lini
11 Albania FW Ruben Danaj
12 Albania GK Fabiol Rexhepi
13 Albania DF Armando Ndoka
14 Albania DF Markeljan Lushaj
15 Albania MF Elton Muçollari
No. Position Player
16 Albania MF Pjetër Lekaj
17 Albania DF Arbër Shytani
18 Albania DF Donald Bushi
19 Albania DF Vilion Lekaj
20 Albania MF Kristian Pjetri
21 Albania MF Antonio Lala
22 Albania GK Andi Jaku
23 Albania FW Arlind Nekaj
24 Albania FW Leonardo Përgjini
25 Albania DF Akil Jakupi
26 Albania MF Sajmir Gjokeja
27 Albania FW Julian Malo
28 Serbia MF Milan Djordjevic
29 Albania MF Kristian Prendi
Albania MF Altin Hoxha

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