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San Sebastián

Anoeta '', which seats 32,200 spectators. Real Sociedad won the La Liga title in 1980-81 (1980-81 La Liga) and 1981-82 (1981-82 La Liga), and last finished runners-up in 2002-03 (2002-03 La Liga). The club play the Basque derby against Athletic Bilbao. Real Sociedad were founder members of La Liga in 1928, and their longest spell in the top flight was for 40 seasons from 1967 to 2007. http: free-elements.com Spain Goals Res Res5.html Early history

Football was introduced to San Sebastián in the early 1900s by students and workers returning from Britain (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland). In 1904 they formed the ''San Sebastian Recreation Club'' and in 1905 they competed in the Copa del Rey. In May 1905 the ''San Sebastian Football Club'' was formed as a separate branch of the club. In 1909 they applied to enter the Copa del Rey but complications over registration permits saw them compete as ''Club Ciclista de San


Zaragoza

. In 1941, a decree issued by Franco (Language politics in Francoist Spain) La Liga HistoryFootball League. Ole Ole (2009-04-06). Retrieved on 2010-11-20. banned teams from using foreign names and the club became ''Atlético Aviacion de Madrid''. In 1947, the club decided to drop the military association from its name and settled on its current name of ''Club Atlético de Madrid''. The same year saw Atlético beat Real


Turku

since 1996. Together with TPS (Turun Palloseura), it is one of the two teams from Turku playing in the ''Veikkausliiga''. The two teams also share their home venue at Veritas Stadion. History Football was first brought to Finland in the 1890s by English (England) sailors, and it was first played in Turku. The first national competition in the sport was set up in 1906, and won by a school team from Turku. The Football Association of Finland was founded in 1907


Ankara

reached by taxis and dolmuş services. Malatya's airport, Erhaç Airport, is 26 kilometers west of the city center and there are daily domestic flights from Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir. Since 2007 there have also been international flights during the summer months. These international flights are especially from German cities to Malatya, and most of the passengers are Turkish citizens who are now living and working in German. History Football in Turkey stems back


East Germany

newspaper Spiegel Online date 27 September 2010 History Football has been played in Magdeburg since the end of the 19th century. On 15 June 1896 SV Victoria 96 Magdeburg was founded, a club that had its best days before World War II, when it participated in the German championship finals on several occasions. Later the club participated in the Gauliga Mitte. After World War II, all sports clubs in the Soviet Occupation Zone were dissolved and a number of smaller clubs


Czechoslovakia

; History Football Club Lorient was founded on 2 April 1926. Lorient was formed off of ''La Marée Sportive'', a club founded a year earlier by Madame Cuissard, a store patron who originated from Saint-Étienne, and her son Joseph. The club began play as an amateur club under the Czechoslovakian manager Jozef Loquay and won the ''Champions de l'Ouest'' in 1929, which placed the club into the Division d'Honneur of the Brittany (Brittany (administrative region)) Regions of France


Brazil

football article-1190865 THE-LIST-The-greatest-players-history-football-Nos-10-1.html THE LIST: The greatest players in the history of football Daily Mail. Retrieved 1 May 2011 In 1999, he was voted ''Football Player of the Century'' by the IFFHS International Federation of Football History and Statistics. In the same year French weekly magazine France-Football consulted their former "Ballon D'Or" winners to elect the Football Player of the Century. Pelé came in first position


France

a plebiscite. The '''Comédie-Française''' ( ) is one of the few state (Sovereign state) theaters in France. It is the only state theater to have its own troupe of actors. It is located in the 1st arrondissement (Ier arrondissement) of Paris. - de Lalande (de Lalande (crater)) 20.5 355 21.3 Marie-Jeanne de Lalande, French (France) astronomer - History Football


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