F.C. Municipal Valencia

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For the Spanish football club, see Valencia CF.
Valencia
Valencia
Full name Futbol Club Municipal Valencia
Nickname(s) Los Potros
Naranjas
Founded 2002
Ground Estadio El Birichiche,
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Ground Capacity 3,500
Chairman Vicente Williams
League Liga de Ascenso de Honduras
2012-2013 6° (Zona Centro-Sur-Oriente B) (Last)

Municipal Valencia is a Honduran soccer club based in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

They however played their home games in the Estadio Fausto Flores Lagos, Choluteca.[1]

History[edit]

Municipal Valencia were promoted to the Honduran national league in 2003–2004.[2] Their best league position was third place in the 2006 Clausaura. Before the beginning of the 2006-07 Apertura season Valencia sold its category to Hispano for three million lempiras due to financial problems requiring traveling to other cities for their matches. Most of the team's members became members of Hispano such as manager Edwin Pavón and many of the players including Luis Rodas, Kerpo de León, Gilberto Santos, "Tuché", Marco Mejía, Henry Jiménez, Johnny Galdámez, Gerson Amaral, Rigoberto Padilla and Roy Posas. They were relegated to the liga de ascenso de Honduras.

Honours[edit]

National level[edit]

2003-04

League and Playoffs Performance[edit]

(1994–Present)[1]

Season Position GP W D L GF GA PTS Playoffs Pl. W D L GS GA PTS
2004-05 Apertura 8th
18
4
7
7
19
17
25
Did Not Qualify
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2004-05 Clausura 9th
17
3
9
5
10
12
18
Did Not Qualify
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2005-06 Apertura 8th
18
5
5
8
15
22
20
Did Not Qualify
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2005-06 Clausura 3rd
18
9
3
6
20
13
30
Semi-Finals
2
0
1
1
1
4
1

Managers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Desafíe a Ismael - La Prensa (Spanish)
  2. ^ Honduras 2003/04 - RSSSF
  3. ^ Richardson Smith reemplaza al colombiano Jairo Ríos - Fútbol de Honduras (Spanish)