Granada CF

Granada Club de Fútbol, S.A.D. (Spanish pronunciation: [gɾaˈnaða ˈkluβ ðe ˈfuðβol]), known simply as Granada, is a Spanish football club based in the city of Granada, in the autonomous community of Andalusia, that currently plays in La Liga. Its main shareholder is the Chinese company Desport, and its president Jiang Lizhang. The club was founded in 1931 with the name of Club Recreativo Granada, and plays its home matches at the Nuevo Estadio de Los Cármenes.

Full nameGranada Club de Fútbol, S.A.D.
Nickname(s)Nazaríes (Nasrids)
Short nameGRA
Founded6 April 1931; 90 years ago (1931-04-06)
as Club Recreativo Granada
GroundNuevo Los Cármenes
OwnerDaxian 2009 SL
PresidentRentao Yi
Head coachRobert Moreno
LeagueLa Liga
2020–21La Liga, 9th of 20
WebsiteClub website
Current season

Since 17 July 2020 the Club is located at position 22 of the historical points classification of the First Division, and 20 of the historical First Division number of seasons classification, where it has participated in 25 seasons and finished in sixth place twice. Granada was the Copa del Rey runner-up in 1959 (the competition was then known as the Copa del Generalísimo). The club finished the 2019–20 season in 7th, qualifying for the first time to the UEFA Europa League,[2] where they were quarter-finalists.