Sevilla FC

Sevilla Fútbol Club, S.A.D., or simply Sevilla, is Spain’s oldest football club solely devoted to football. Sevilla FC is based in Seville, capital and largest city of the autonomous community of Andalusia.

The club was formed on 25 January 1890, with Scotsman Edward Farquharson Johnston being their first president. A few years later, on 14 October 1905, the club’s articles of association were registered in the Civil Government of Seville under the presidency of the Jerez-born José Luis Gallegos Arnosa.

Sevilla’s main rivalry is with their cross-city club Real Betis, whom they compete with in the Seville derby.

Its reserve team, Sevilla Atlético, founded in 1958, play in the Segunda División, and the club are affiliated to a side in Puerto Rico of the same name. Other clubs related to Sevilla FC include their women’s team, futsal team and former Superleague Formula team.