KF Besëlidhja Lezhë
|Full name||Klubi Sportiv Besëlidhja Lezhë|
|Nickname(s)||Dragojt e Veriut – Ultras Beselidhja|
|Founded||November 17, 1930|
as Bardhyli Lezhë
|Ground||Brian Filipi Stadium|
|League||Kategoria e Parë, Group A|
|2019–20||Kategoria e Parë, Group A, 2nd|
The club was founded in 1930 under the name Bardhyli Lezhë and participated in the Kategoria Superiore for the first time in 1937 where they finished in sixth place out of ten clubs. The club then changed its name to Liria Lezhë in 1945, SK Lezhë in 1949, Puna Lezhë just two years later in 1951, Fitorja Lezhë in 1958 and finally Besëlidhja Lezhë in 1968. They played top level in 1937, 1950, 1952, 1970–71, between 1972–1975, 1978–79, between 1980–1983, between 1984–1986, between 1987–1990, between 1993–1996, between 2000–2003 and 2007–2008.
In the 2006/07 season, the club played in the Kategoria e Dytë. They were promoted to the first division for the 2007/08 season. But for the 2008/09 season, they have again been relegated to the Kategoria e Parë 2008–2009.
Honours and AchievementsEdit
- Biggest ever home league victory: Besëlidhja Lezhë 7–0 KS Gramozi Ersekë – 11 April 2012
- Biggest ever home league defeat: Besëlidhja Lezhë 3–4 Kukesi – 23 April 2012
- Biggest ever away league victory: KF Laçi 1–7 Besëlidhja Lezhë – 18 December 2004
- Biggest ever away league defeat: KF Tirana 5–1 Besëlidhja Lezhë – 21 February 2003
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- As of 19 September 2019
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Historical list of coachesEdit
- History of football in the district of Lezha - Lezha
- Isuf Pelingu, shkodrani "që la nam" si trajner në Lezhë - Shkodra Sport (in Albanian)
- Nikaj tregon sfidën: Ja pse pranova Besëlidhjen - Panorama (in Albanian)
- Ndryshime në stolin e Besëlidhjes, Elvis Plori drejt marrjes së drejtimit - Panorama (in Albanian)
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