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Anderlecht
Full name Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht
Nickname(s) "Purple & White", "Sporting"
(Dutch: Paars-wit;
French: Les Mauves et Blancs)
Founded 27 May 1908; 112 years ago (1908-05-27) (creation)
1909 (registration)
Ground Constant Vanden Stock Stadium
Anderlecht, Brussels
Ground Capacity 28,063 (21,845 for European matches)
Chairman Roger Vanden Stock
Manager Besnik Hasi
League Belgian Pro League
2013–14 Belgian Pro League, 1st

Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht, usually known as Anderlecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑndərˌlɛçt], French pronunciation: [ɑ̃dəʁˈlɛkt], German: [ˈandɐˌlɛçt]) or RSCA (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌɛrɛseˈjaː], French pronunciation: [ˌɛʁ ɛs se ˈɑ], German: [ˌʔɛɐ̯ ʔɛs tseː ˈʔaː]), is a Belgian professional football club from Anderlecht, Brussels. They play in the Belgian Pro League. They are the most successful Belgian football team in European competitions (with 5 trophies) and Belgian Pro League (33 championship wins).

Honours

Domestic

  • Belgian First Division:
    • Winners (33): 1946–47, 1948–49, 1949–50, 1950–51, 1953–54, 1954–55, 1955–56, 1958–59, 1961–62, 1963–64, 1964–65, 1965–66, 1966–67, 1967–68, 1971–72, 1973–74, 1980–81, 1984–85, 1985–86, 1986–87, 1990–91, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1999–00, 2000–01, 2003–04, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2009–10, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14
  • Belgian Second Division:
    • Winners (2): 1923–24, 1934–35
  • Belgian Cup:
    • Winners (9): 1964–65, 1971–72, 1972–73, 1974–75, 1975–76, 1987–88, 1988–89, 1993–94, 2007–08
  • Belgian League Cup:
    • Winners (1): 1999–00
  • Belgian Supercup:
    • Winners (11): 1985, 1987, 1993, 1995, 2000, 2001, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013
  • Bruges Matins:
    • Winners (2): 1985, 1988

International

  • Toulon Tournament:
    • Winners (1): 1967
  • Amsterdam Tournament:
    • Winners (1): 1976

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