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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; 113 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 or RSCA, 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

  • Amsterdam Tournament:
    • Winners (1): 1976

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