C.S. Marítimo

Club Sport Marítimo, MH M, commonly known as Marítimo, is a Portuguese sports club, founded in Funchal, Madeira, in 1910.

The club has won one national title, the Campeonato de Portugal, in 1926. After a long period without being able to participate in national championships, they finally made their appearance in 1973. Since then Marítimo have been present for thirty-seven seasons in Primeira Liga, have been two times runners-up of the Taça de Portugal, two times runners-up of the Taça da Liga, and participated eight times in the UEFA Cup/Europa League. The club have also won the II Divisão twice.

Marítimo’s most recent foray into European competition came in 2012, when they reached the group stage of the Europa League. The International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) ranking lists Marítimo as the fifth best Portuguese club of this century, the highest ranking of any club from Madeira.