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Palamós CF

Full name Palamós Club de Futbol, S.A.D.
Founded 1898
Ground Estadi Palamós Costa Brava, Palamós,
Catalonia, Spain
Ground Capacity 5,824
Chairman Miquel Aguilar
Manager Bertu Fernández
League 3ª – Group 5
2013–14 3ª – Group 5, 7th

Palamós Club de Futbol, S.A.D. is a Spanish football team based in Palamós, a town and commercial port in the Costa Brava, in the autonomous community of Catalonia. Founded in late 19th century, it currently plays in Tercera División – Group 5, holding home matches at Estadi Palamós Costa Brava, with an 5,824-seat capacity.


  • History 1
  • Season to season 2
  • Honours 3
  • Famous players 4
  • External links 5


The oldest club in Catalonia and the one of oldest in the country, Palamós was born in 1898, founded by Gaspar Matas i Danés who had studied in England, as Palamós Foot-Ball Club. The club changed its name several times in its beginnings: in 1926 it became Palamós Sport Club, being renamed Palamós Club de Fútbol 15 years later.

By 1954, it changed names again, now for Palamós Sociedad Cultural; it did not play any official competition for the following six years. In 1973, in the 75th anniversary of football in the city, the Royal Spanish Football Federation allowed the club to recapture the name Palamós CF.

In 1989–90, Palamós made its Segunda División débuts, and managed to go into the final rounds with a chance for top level promotion. In spite of its modesty, the side managed a further five seasons in level two, after which it relegated in 1995 to the fourth division - two in the same year due to financial irregularities.

11 years after Ukrainian-American businessman Dmitry Pietrman had bought the club, saving it from certain bankruptcy, Palamós returned to Segunda División B in 2002, but only lasted two seasons.

Season to season

Season Tier Division Place Copa del Rey
1987/88 4 1st
1988/89 3 2ªB 1st
1989/90 2 8th
1990/91 2 16th
1991/92 2 14th
1992/93 2 14th
1993/94 2 13th
1994/95 2 17th
1995/96 4 4th
1996/97 4 1st
1997/98 4 2nd
1998/99 3 2ªB 19th
1999/00 4 5th
2000/01 4 4th
2001/02 4 1st Round of 32
Season Tier Division Place Copa del Rey
2002/03 3 2ªB 12th
2003/04 3 2ªB 20th
2004/05 4 12th
2005/06 4 16th
2006/07 4 9th
2007/08 4 6th
2008/09 4 17th
2009/10 4 12th
2010/11 4 18th
2011/12 5 1ª Cat. 3rd
2012/13 4 12th
2013/14 4 7th
2014/15 4 11th
2015/16 4


Famous players

External links

  • Official website (Catalan)
  • Futbolme team profile (Spanish)
  • , fansitePenya Sport (Catalan)
  • , fansitePenya Barnagroga (Spanish)
  • Unofficial website (Spanish)
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