Club Santos Laguna

from wikipedia

Club Santos Laguna

Mexican Primera División club founded in 1983 and now in a partnership with Celtic Football Club.

The club was founded in 1982, and reached Mexico’s top division after buying the franchise belonging to the Ángeles de Puebla. The club’s debut in Mexico’s top division was in 1988/89. They have won the league championship three times.They have also reached the finals in the 1993–1994 season, the Verano 2000 tournament, the Bicentenario 2010 tournament, the Apertura 2010 tournament, and the Apertura 2011 tournament.

Santos Laguna currently play at Estadio Nuevo Corona, which holds 30,050 people. The new stadium cost $100,000,000 USD. Construction started on February 22, 2008. On November 11, 2009 the new stadium opened its doors hosting a friendly match between Santos Laguna and Santos FC, of the Brazilian Série A. The sold out crowd included Mexican President, Felipe Calderón, and Brazilian legend, Pelé. Santos Laguna won 2–1.

 

Honours

Invierno 1996, Verano 2001, Clausura 2008
Runner-up (5): 1993–94, Verano 2000, Bicentenario 2010, Apertura 2010, Apertura 2011
2004
2007

Santos Laguna on the web

Web: http://www.clubsantoslaguna.com.mx/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/clubsantoslagun Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/guerrerosantoslaguna? You Tube http://www.youtube.com/user/clubsantoslag Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/clubsantoslaguna/sets/

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