The month of March is one month that several European football clubs were founded, as we enter the month of March, Sport Intelligence reveals to our fans, a list of Top European football clubs that was founded in the month of March, and how far they have gone in their various endeavours. Remember to join us wish the clubs a happy birthday on their various birthdays.
1. Depotivo La Coruna was founded on March 2, 1906 and competes in the Spanish La Liga. The Club’s home ground is Estadio Riazor which has a capacity of 34,600. Depotivo La Coruna have won the league title once, the Spanish Cup on two occasions and the Spanish Super Cup three times.
Real Madrid was founded on March 6, 1902 and is arguably the most successful football club in football history. The club’s home ground is Santiago Bernabeu stadium, which has 85,454 capacity and plays in the Spanish La Liga. Madrid have won 32 La Liga, 19 Spanish Cups , 9 Super Cups, 11 European /Champions League, 2 UEFA Cups, 3 UEFA Super Cups and 2 FIFA Club World Cups.
3. Eintracht Frankfurt was founded on March 8, 1899 and currently competes in the Bundesliga. The club’s home ground is Commerzbank-Arena which has a capacity of 51,500. The club have won the German championship once, 4 DFB-Pokal Cup and 1 Bundesliga 2 title.
Inter Milan was founded on March 9, 1908 and competes in the Italian Serie A. The home ground of Inter is San Siro where its 80,018 capacity stadium is located. Inter is one of the Italian successful clubs and have won 18 Serie A titles, 7 Copa Italia , 5 Super Cups, 3 European/Champions League, 3 UEFA Cups and 1 FIFA Club world cup.
Villarreal is one of the few European clubs that shares the date March 10 with others, but was founded in 1923. It competes in the Spanish La Liga and finished 4th position in the 2015/2016 season. The club’s home ground is Estadio de la Cerámica which has a capacity of 24,890. Villarreal have never won the Laliga title but plays a very big role in determining who wins the title.
Stade Renais was founded on March 10, 1901 and currently plays in the France Ligue 1, while the club’s home ground is Roazhon Park, Rennes where its 29,778 capacity stadium is located. The club have never won the Ligue 1 title, but have won 2 Ligue 2 title, and 2 Coupe de France title.
Chelsea was founded on March 10, 1905 and competes in the English premier league. The club’s home ground is the Stamford Bridge stadium which has a capacity of 41,631. Chelsea have won 5 premier leagues, 2 second division titles, 7 FA Cups and 4 Community Shields, the club have also made impact in Europe where it won 1 Champions league, 1 Europa League Cup, 2 UEFA Cup winners Cup, 1 UEFA Super Cup. Although it took Chelsea 50 years to win her first ever title in 1955, the club have made herself a club to be beaten in the English premier league.
Mainz 05 was founded on March 16, 1905 and competes in the German Bundesliga. The club’s home ground is Opel Arena where its 34,034 capacity stadium is located. The 111 years old club have not made any serious impact in the domestic league and are yet to make an impact in European football.
Valencia was founded on March 18, 1919 and competes in the Spanish La Liga. The home ground of the the club is Mestalla stadium with its 55,000 capacity stadium. Valencia is one of Spanish’s successful club’s having 6 La Liga titles, 7 King’s Cup, 1 Spanish Super Cup. In European football it has reached the final of Champions league on two occasions, won 2 UEFA Super Cups, 1 UEFA Cup and 1 UEFA Cup Winners Cup.