Sporting San Miguelito

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Sporting San Miguelito
Sporting San Miguelito.svg
Full name Academia de Futbol Sporting San Miguelito
Nickname(s) La Academia
Founded 1989
Ground Estadio Bernardo "Candela" Gil
Panama City, Panamá
Ground Capacity 2,400
Chairman Panama Lucas Aleman
Manager Panama Mario Anthony Torres
League Liga Panameña de Fútbol
2015 (C) 1st
Playoffs: Semi-Finals

Academia de Futbol Sporting San Miguelito is a Panamanian football team playing at the first level, Liga Profesional de Fútbol. It is based in San Miguelito.

History[edit]

Sporting '89[edit]

The club was founded in 1989 by Cesar Morales as Sporting '89. In 1997, they beat Chorrillo to earn a promotion to the Liga Panameña de Fútbol. They made their top tier debut on 19 July 1997 against Chiriquí.[1]

Sporting Coclé[edit]

They changed their name to Sporting Coclé in summer 2002[2] and finally Sporting San Miguelito in 2007.

Stadium[edit]

They also played at different stadiums: starting at the Estadio Bernardo "Candela" Gil, then the El Ciruelito” de Antón and the Estadio Luis Ernesto (Cascarita) Tapia but since the reign of chairman Lucas Aleman they play at the Estadio Oscar Suman Carrillo at Panama University.[1]

Honours[edit]

Clausura 2013
1996–97

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

  • For Apertura 2015

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Panama GK Orlando Mosquera
Panama GK Pedro Campos
Panama DF Davis Vergara
Panama DF Jordy Meléndez
Panama DF Fidel Escobar
Panama DF Gabriel Avecilla
Panama DF Bryan Cortés
Panama DF Boris Aguero
Panama DF Kevin Schuartz
Panama MF Raymundo Aguilar
Panama MF Francisco Castañeda
No. Position Player
Panama MF Alexis Palacios
Panama MF Yair Hurtado
Panama MF Dario Wright
Panama MF Manuel Bonilla
Panama MF Rolando Botello
Panama MF Darwin Pinzón
Panama FW Aldair Paredes
Panama FW Norman Early
Panama FW Carlos Small
Panama FW Israel Fearon
Panama FW Jesus Alexis González

Notable Players[edit]

Historical list of coaches[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]