Dolphins F.C. (Port Harcourt)
|Full name||Dolphin FC|
|Founded||1988 (As Eagle Cement)|
Port Harcourt, Rivers, Nigeria
|League||Nigeria Premier League|
In 2004–05 the team placed 6th in the Nigerian Premier League. Representing their country in the 2005 CAF Confederation Cup, they reached the finals, losing to Morocco's FAR Rabat. They play their home games at the Liberation Stadium. However, for the 2008 Confederation Cup they played their games at U. J. Esuene Stadium in Calabar.
They were relegated from the Nigerian Premier League in 2007 by one point. They however came back to retain the FA Cup over Enugu Rangers. In their run, they twice won by penalties 4–2, including a semi-final triumph over crosstown rivals Sharks before winning the final 3–2 on penalties. They returned to the Premier League after winning their division in 2009.
The club was known until 2001 as Eagle Cement.
- 1997, 2004, 2011
- 2001, 2004, 2006, 2007
- 1994, 2002, 2008–09
- Finalist : 2005
Performance in CAF competitions
- CAF Champions League: 3 appearances
- CAF Confederation Cup: 3 appearances
- CAF Cup Winners' Cup: 1 appearance
- 2002 – First Round
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
- Philip Boamah
- Ifeanyi J. Duruji