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FC Pohang Steelers
FC 포항 스틸러스
Full name Football Club Pohang Steelers
포항 스틸러스 축구단
Founded 1973; 47 years ago (1973), as POSCO FC
Ground Pohang Steel Yard
Ground Capacity 25,000
Owner POSCO
Chairman Kim Tae-Man
Manager Hwang Sun-hong
League K League Classic
2015 3rd
Website Club website
Away colours

FC Pohang Steelers is a South Korean professional football club from Pohang, Gyeongsangbuk-do. They are the most successful team in Asia with three AFC Champions League titles.


Honours

2009 AFC Champions League Final - Pohang Steelers celebrate
2009 AFC Champions League winner Pohang Steelers.

Domestic

Professional

  • K League Classic
    • Champions (5): 1986, 1988, 1992, 2007, 2013
    • Runners-up (4): 1985, 1987, 1995, 2004
  • FA Cup
    • Champions (4): 1996, 2008, 2012, 2013
    • Runners-up (3): 2001, 2002, 2007
  • League Cup
    • Champions (2): 1993, 2009
    • Runners-up (1): 1997

Amateur

  • Korean President's Cup
    • Champions (1): 1974
  • Korean National Football Championship
    • Runners-up (2) : 1977, 1985

International

  • Asian Super Cup
    • Runners-up (2) : 1997, 1998
  • A3 Champions Cup
    • Runners-up (1) : 2005
  • Afro-Asian Cup
    • Runners-up (2) : 1997, 1998
  • FORTIS Hong Kong New Years cup
    • Winner (1): 2010

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