All Footballers' Confederation Leopards Sports Club, officially abbreviated as A.F.C. Leopards and commonly known as simply A.F.C., Leopards or ( Ingwe Luhya for ), is a Kenyan Leopards association football club based in Nairobi. It currently competes in the Kenyan Premier League, the top tier of the Kenyan football league system, and was founded in 1964. With 13 top-flight league titles to their name, A.F.C. Leopards is Kenya's second most successful club behind Gor Mahia (15 titles), with whom they regularly contest the Nairobi derby. The team currently plays its home games at the [1 ] Nyayo National Stadium.
History [ edit ]
A.F.C. Leopards' standing as one of the most successful clubs in the region is underlined by the fact that it has won the
Kenyan Premier League a record 13 times. AFC Leopards has also won the Kenya Cup 8 times, and the CECAFA Club Championship 5 times.
The club was formed in 1964 as
Abaluhya Football Club when a number of small clubs amalgamated. In 2008 they played in the [2 ] Nationwide League and won the title in their zone. They returned to the Kenyan Premier League for the 2009 season in which it also won the KFF Cup. [3 ]
Honours [ edit ]
Kenya National Football League/Kenyan Super League/Kenyan Premier League: 13
1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1998.
FKF President's Cup: 9
1967, 1968 (as Abaluhya)
1984, 1985, 1991, 1994, 2001, 2009,
CECAFA Club Cup: 5
Performance in CAF competitions [ edit ]
African Cup of Champions Clubs/CAF Champions League [ edit ]
CAF Confederation Cup [ edit ]
Preliminary round exits: 2010
CAF Cup [ edit ]
Quarter-final exits: 1994, 1997
CAF Cup Winners' Cup [ edit ]
First round exits: 1992, 2002
Second round exits: 1986
Quarter-final exits: 1988
Semi-final exits: 1985
Players [ edit ]
Current squad [ edit ]
As of 15 March 2014
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Current technical staff [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]