ES Wasquehal

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ES Wasquehal
Full name Entente Sportive de Wasquehal
Nickname(s) ESW, les Wasquehaliennes
Founded 1924; 93 years ago (1924)
Ground Stadium Lille Metropole - Terrain n°1,
Villeneuve-d'Ascq
Ground Capacity 500
Chairman Brahim Chikhi
Manager Carlos da Cruz
League CFA Group B
2015-16 CFA 12th, Group A

Entente Sportive de Wasquehal (ES Wasquehal) is a French football club based in Wasquehal.

History[edit]

ES Wasquehal was founded in 1924 as L'Union Sportive de Wasquehal. It received its current name in 1945, when it merged with L'Association Sportive de Wasquehal.

Recent years[edit]

The team currently plays in the Championnat de France Amateur, having been promoted from the CFA 2 in 2015. The team had played Ligue 2 from 1998 to 2003, having become a professional club in 1997.

Stadium[edit]

The team plays home matches at a minor pitch at the Stadium Lille Metropole in Villeneuve-d'Ascq. In recent years they played at the main stadium but following their relegation from the French National League local rivals Lille OSC have been left as the sole tenants.

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