Sporting Gijón Logo – The Real Sporting de Gijón is a football club professional Spanish city of Gijón, founded on July 1st of 1905. Play their home games at the stadium Molinón, the oldest of Spanish football, held since 1962 the Trofeo Villa de Gijón (up to 1992, Trophy Costa Verde), and has 21 884 subscribers and 242 rocks.
The greatest sporting successes are the runners-up Sporting League season got in 1978/79, two late King’s Cup in 1981 and 1982, and six appearances in the UEFA Cup. The team is ranked 15° in the historical classification of First Division and 2. th in the silver category. The season 2011/12 will be 40. th club in First Division, fourth in a row, with Team Spaniard has played more seasons in the top flight of Spanish football.
The season 2009/10 Sporting starts with a much more regular than the previous season, making occupy most of the competition mid-table positions and even coming to be in a position to contest the UEFA Europa League. Finally, the team sealed their stay mathematical First to draw a goal for Atletico Madrid in the Molinón in the penultimate round. The season 2010/11 concluded as the best team since returning to the elite, finishing in tenth place Sporting. After making a bad first round, which ends at the edge of the relegation zone, made a brilliant second half of the season getting a resounding victory against Real Madrid in the Santiago Bernabeu and a creditable draw against FC Barcelona, as well other favorable results against the strongest teams in the championship. A solid defense, the third least win after Barcelona and Real Madrid, contrasted, in turn, with little scoring ability: Sporting was the second scorer of the championship team unless, dropped behind RC Deportivo La Coruna.