Sporting Clube de Portugal (handball)

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Sporting Clube de Portugal
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Full name Sporting Clube de Portugal
Nickname(s) Leões (Lions)
Verde-e-Brancos (Green'n'Whites)
Short name Sporting
Arena Pavilhão Paz e Amizade,[1][2] Lisbon
Capacity 1,500
President Portugal Bruno de Carvalho
Head coach Portugal Frederico Santos
League Liga Portuguesa de Andebol
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Sporting Clube de Portugal is a professional handball team based in Lisbon, Portugal. It plays in LPA.


Domestic competitions[edit]

  • Liga Portuguesa de Andebol: 17
    • 1951–52, 1955–56, 1960–61, 1965–66, 1966–67, 1968–69, 1969–70, 1970–71, 1971–72, 1972–73, 1977–78, 1978–79, 1979–80, 1980–81, 1983–84, 1985–86, 2000–01
  • Portuguese Handball Cup: 15
    • 1971–72, 1972–73, 1974–75, 1980–81, 1982–83, 1987–88, 1988–89, 1997–98, 2000–01, 2002–03, 2003–04, 2004–05, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14

International competitions[edit]

Current Squad 2011/12[edit]

# Position Name Nationality
16 Goalkeeper Ricardo Candeias Portugal
1 Goalkeeper Luís Gonçalves Portugal
26 Goalkeeper Ricardo Correia Portugal
11 Left Backcourt João Ligeiro Portugal
15 Left Backcourt Pedro Solha Portugal
18 Left Backcourt Ricardo Dias Portugal
2 Left Wingman Edmilson Araújo Portugal
17 Left Wingman Nuno Gonçalves Portugal
80 Left Wingman Fábio Magalhães Portugal
14 Center Rui Silva Portugal
9 Right Wingman André Lourenço Portugal
13 Right Wingman/Center Frankis Carol Cuba
4 Right Backcourt Pedro Portela Portugal
7 Right Backcourt Sérgio Barros Portugal
6 Pivot Bruno Moreira Portugal
20 Pivot João Antunes Portugal

The numbers are established according to the official website:

Other sports[edit]

Sporting Clube de Portugal has various sports departments.

Sporting Clube de Portugal Active Sections
Aikido pictogram aikido Athletics pictogram athletics Archery pictogram archery F1 pictogram auto racing
Basketball pictogram basketball Beach soccer pictogram beach soccer Billiard pictogram billiards Olympic pictogram Boxing boxing
Olympic pictogram Canoeing (slalom) canoeing Capoeira pictogram capoeira Chess pictogram chess Olympic pictogram Equestrian equestrianism
Football pictogram football Futsal pictogram futsal Golf pictogram golf Gymnastics (artistic) pictogram gymnastics
Olympic pictogram Handball handball Judo pictogram judo Karate pictogram karate Kickboxing pictogram kickboxing
Korfball pictogram korfball Mixed Martial Arts pictogramme krav maga Shooting pictogram painball Roller hockey pictogram roller hockey
Rowing pictogram rowing Rugby union pictogram rugby union Shooting pictogram shooting Artistic roller skating pictogram skating
Angling pictogram sport fishing Swimming pictogram swimming Table tennis pictogram.svg table tennis Taekwondo pictogram taekwondo
Triathlon pictogram triathlon Water polo pictogram water polo


  1. ^ "Complexo Desportivo Municipal do Casal Vistoso". (Portuguese) (English). 
  2. ^ Temporary arena's Sporting for handball

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