Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa
|Full name||Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa|
|Nickname(s)||La Cultu , La Leonesa|
|Ground||Reino de León, León,
Castile and León, Spain
|Owner||Aspire Zone Foundation|
|Manager||Rubén de la Barrera|
|League||2ªB – Group 1|
|2015–16||2ª B – Group 1, 7th|
Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa, is a Spanish football team based in León, in the autonomous community of Castile and León. Founded in 1923 it currently plays in Segunda División B – Group 1, holding home games at Estadio Reino de León, with a capacity of 13,500 seats.
Ahead of the 2014–15 season, the club released a kit designed to look like a tuxedo. The kit, which attracted huge attention in the media and social networking sites, was worn in a pre-season charity match in support of local charities for mining families.
|President||Tariq Abdulaziz Al Naama|
|General Director||Felipe Llamazares|
|Sports management||Óscar Cano|
|Advisory Board||Antonio Martín Espina
|Fundation culturalista||Manuel Carnero
|Technical secretary||Santi Santos
Juan Carlos Valiño (adjunto)
César Villafañe (adjunto)
|Social area||Juan Luis Diez Mata|
Season to season
- 1 season in La Liga
- 14 seasons in Segunda División
- 34 seasons in Segunda División B
- 29 seasons in Tercera División
- As of 7 March 2017
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Notable former players
Note: this list includes players that have appeared in at least 100 league games and/or have reached international status.
Júpiter Leonés is the reserve team of the club.
Founded in 1929, later known as Cultural de León and finally changed to its current name Cultural and Sports Leonesa "B" Jupiter Leonés. After the 2009–10, the team was dissolved after Cultural was relegated to Tercera División due to its debts. In 2014, it was re-founded as the reserve team and after two promotions it currently plays in the fifth tier.