Founded in 1914, it is one of the most historic and oldest clubs in Portugal with over 90 years existence. SC Espinho men's professional football team currently play in the Portuguese Second Division Zone Center and in the previous season 2007/08 they finished 2nd but lost out in the play offs for promotion. The team made the semifinals of the then-national cup, the Campeonato de Portugal, in 1925, their highest round to date. They currently play their home games at Estádio Comendador Manuel Violas in Espinho and their current chairman is Rodrigo Nunes dos Santos and their manager is Filó. SC Espinho have also played in the Portuguese First Division playing 11 seasons from 1975 to 1997.