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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Home
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Sporting Clube de Portugal is a professional handball team based in Lisbon, Portugal. It plays in LPA.

Honours[edit]

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, 2013-2014

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: Sporting.pt

References[edit]

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

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