Full Name: Royal Antwerp Football Club
Official Website: rafc.be
Antwerp are the oldest football club in Belgium. Every club in Belgium has an official registration number (a matricule) that is given in order of foundation. Antwerp's #1 is proudly displayed in their club emblem. Royal is an honorary title given by the Belgian royal family to every club in Belgium after twenty-five years of existence. Reached the European Cup Winners' Cup final in 1993. The stadium is named for the Bosuil Tavern, which was located nearby at the time of its construction. Previous stadiums - Wilrycksche Plein (1880-93), Transvaalstreet (1893-95), Zurenborg (1895-1903), Kruisstraat (1903-08), Broodstraat (1908-23). Matricule#1.
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