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Full name Getafe Club de Fútbol S.A.D.
Founded 8 July 1983; 39 years ago (1983-07-08)
Ground Coliseum Alfonso Pérez, Getafe, Community of Madrid, Spain
Ground Capacity 17,000
Owner Ángel Torres Sánchez
President Ángel Torres Sánchez
Head coach José Bordalás
League La Liga
2019–20 La Liga, 8th of 20
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Getafe Club de Fútbol, or simply Getafe, is a Spanish football club based in Getafe, a city in the south of the Community of Madrid. The team competes in La Liga, the highest tier of the Spanish football system. The club's home stadium is Coliseum Alfonso Pérez which was opened in 1998 and has a capacity of 17,393. The club was founded in 1946 and refounded in 1983. Their main rival is CD Leganés, while they have a friendly rivalry against Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid.

European record

Season Competition Round Opponent Home Away Aggregate
2007–08 UEFA Cup 1R Netherlands Twente 1–0 2–3 (aet) 3–3 (a)
Group G England Tottenham Hotspur N/A 2–1 1st
Israel Hapoel Tel Aviv 1–2 N/A
Denmark Aalborg BK N/A 2–1
Belgium Anderlecht 2–1 N/A
R32 Greece AEK Athens 3–0 1–1 4–1
R16 Portugal Benfica 1–0 2–1 3–1
QF Germany Bayern Munich 3–3 (aet) 1–1 4–4 (a)
2010–11 UEFA Europa League PO Republic of Cyprus APOEL 1–0 1–1 (aet) 2–1
Group H Denmark Odense 2–1 1–1 3rd
Switzerland Young Boys 1–0 0–2
Germany VfB Stuttgart 0–3 0–1
2019–20 UEFA Europa League Group C Switzerland Basel 0–1 1–2 2nd
Russia Krasnodar 3–0 2–1
Turkey Trabzonspor 1–0 1–0
R32 Netherlands Ajax 2–0 1–2 3–2
R16 Italy Inter Milan 0–2

Current squad

No. Position Player
1 Spain GK Rubén Yáñez
2 Togo DF Djené Dakonam (captain)
3 Uruguay DF Erick Cabaco
4 Spain DF Xabier Etxeita
6 Spain DF Chema
7 Spain FW Jaime Mata
8 Spain MF Francisco Portillo
9 Spain FW Ángel
10 Turkey FW Enes Ünal
11 Mali MF Abdoulay Diaby (on loan from Sporting CP)
12 Cameroon DF Allan Nyom
13 Spain GK David Soria
No. Position Player
14 Croatia MF Ante Palaversa (on loan from Manchester City)
15 Spain MF Marc Cucurella
17 Uruguay DF Mathías Olivera
18 Uruguay MF Mauro Arambarri
19 Spain FW Darío Poveda (on loan from Atlético Madrid)
20 Serbia MF Nemanja Maksimović
22 Uruguay DF Damián Suárez
23 Colombia FW Cucho Hernández (on loan from Watford)
24 Spain MF David Timor
25 Argentina GK Leandro Chichizola
26 Spain FW Víctor Mollejo (on loan from Atlético Madrid)

Out on loan

No. Position Player
Spain DF Miguel Ángel (at Valladolid Promesas until 30 June 2021)
Spain DF Ignasi Miquel (at Leganés until 30 June 2021)
Senegal FW Amath Ndiaye (at Mallorca until 30 June 2021)
No. Position Player
Spain FW Hugo Duro (at Real Madrid Castilla until 30 June 2021)
Scotland FW Jack Harper (at Cartagena until 30 June 2021)


Runners-up (2): 2006–07, 2007–08
Winners: 1998–99

Related pages

  • Getafe CF B
  • Getafe Deportivo
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