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This article is about the town. For the Sport Club, see Leixões S.C. For the cruise terminal, see Porto Leixões Cruise Terminal.
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Leixões is one of Portugal's major seaports, located 4 km north of the mouth of the Douro River, in Matosinhos municipality, near the city of Porto. Leixões Sport Club, commonly known simply as Leixões, is Matosinhos' sports club.


 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Leixões". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. 

Coordinates: 41°10′59″N 8°42′00″W / 41.183°N 8.700°W / 41.183; -8.700