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León
Full name Club León F.C.
Nickname(s) Los Panzas Verdes (The Green Bellies)
La Fiera (The Beast)
El León (The Lion)
Los Esmeraldas (The Emeralds)
Foondit 20 August 1944
Ground Estadio León
León, Guanajuato, Mexico
Ground Capacity 33,943[1]
Awner Grupo Pachuca
Grupo Carso
Chairman Jesús Martínez Murguia
Manager Juan Antonio Pizzi
League Liga MX
Clausura 2014 Champion (8t in General Table)

Club León, (simply kent as León) is a Mexican professional fitbaw club based in the ceety o León, in the state o Guanajuato, Mexico that plays in the top-tier league Liga MX.

León haes wan the Primera División title seiven times, in 1948, 1949, 1952, 1956, 1992, Apertura 2013 an Clausura 2014. They became the first Mexican "Campeonísimo" (winner o the League an the México Cup in the same year) in 1949. In 1993 León wis the CONCACAF Champions' Cup runner-up, luisin the feenal match against Deportivo Saprissa, o Costa Rica, in ane o the greatest upsets amang the defeats in the club's history.

León is rankit 29t in the IFFHS Central an North Americae's best clubs o the 20t century.[2]

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  1. www.clubleon-fc.com
  2. "Central and North America's club of the Century". International Federation of Football History & Statistics. Retrieved 2009-10-08. 

Full list published by IFFHS on 8 October 2009

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