FC Porto Real

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FC Porto Real
Full name Futebol Clube Porto Real
Ground Porto Real and
Estádio 13 de Julho on Principe Island,
São Tomé and Príncipe
League Principe Island League
2016 2nd

Futebol Clube Porto Real is a football club that plays in Porto Real in the island of Principe in São Tomé and Príncipe. The team plays in the Principe Island League in its local division and plays at Estádio 13 de Julho in the island capital as every club on the island does.

The team was the island's first club to win an island title in 1985. In 1990 the club were one of three who had a title each. In 1993 that ranking became second. Porto Real won another island title in 1999,[1]. Sundy surpassed the club's title totals which made it third, it was shared with Sporting in 2012 for a season as Porto Real won two consecutive titles in 2013 and 2014, and became one of three clubs with the most titles on the island and, from 2016, one of four.

The club was suspended for the 2012 season. In the finals, the club lost all three matches, the recent two were lost to Sporting Praia Cruz (0–2, 3–0) in the 2013 edition and UDRA in the 2014 edition.[2] In the 2016 season, the scored the island's highest match where they defeated 1º de Maio 8-1, the club finished runner up behind Sporting Príncipe.

Logo and uniform[edit]

Its logo colors are red, black and yellow. Its uniform color has a red shirt with black sleeves and black shorts and yellow socks used during home matches.

Honours[edit]

1985, 1999, 2013, 2014

Seasons[edit]

Season to season[edit]

Season Division Place
2001 1st 3rd.[3]
2003 1st last.[4]
2012 Suspended for the season
2013 1st 1st.[5]
2014 1st 1st[6]
2016 1st 2nd.[7]

Statistics[edit]

  • Best position: Finalist (national)
  • Best position at cup competitions: 1st (national)
  • Appearances:
    • National Championships: 4
    • Regional Championships: 18
  • Appearance at a national cup competition: 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ São Tomé e Príncipe 1999 José Batalha & RSSSF.com
  2. ^ João Matos. Porto Real favorito do Campeonato nacional de futebol santomense (Porto Real a Favorite in the São Tomean Football (Soccer) Championships), Radio France Internationale, 13 décembre 2014, retrieved on 18 december 2014
  3. ^ São Tomé and Príncipe 2001 José Batalha & RSSSF.com
  4. ^ São Tomé and Príncipe 2003 José Batalha & RSSSF.com
  5. ^ São Tomé and Príncipe 2012 José Batalha & RSSSF.com
  6. ^ São Tomé and Príncipe 2014 José Batalha & RSSSF.com
  7. ^ São Tomé and Príncipe 2016 José Batalha & RSSSF.com

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