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Círcol Catòlic de Badalona (in Spanish, Círculo Católico de Badalona) is a basketball club based in Badalona, Spain.

Círcol Cotonifici Badalona
Círcol Cotonifici Badalona logo
NicknameEl Círcol
LeaguesCopa Catalunya
Founded1941
LocationBadalona, Catalonia
Santa Coloma de Gramenet
(1983–1989)
Team colorsBlue and white
         
PresidentAntoni Forteza
Websiteelcircol.cat
Uniforms

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HistoryEdit

The club was founded in 1941 and competed in the third division until 1958, when it promotes to Segunda División. Círcol played ten seasons in this league before being relegated again to Tercera in 1970. In two years, the team achieved the promotion to the Liga Nacional.

The team remained in the Liga Nacional (in 1983 renamed Liga ACB) until 1986. Círcol always played in Badalona until 1984 when the club was relocated to Santa Coloma de Gramenet until it was relegated to 1ª División B.

Nowadays, the club continues competing in the Regional Divisions of Catalonia.

 
Círcol Catòlic headquarters.

Sponsorship namingEdit

  • CB Cotonificio 1976–1983
  • Licor 43 1983–1986

Season by seasonEdit

Season Tier Division Pos. W–L Copa del Rey European competitions
1968–69 2 2ª División 5th 11–7
1969–70 2 2ª División 12th 4–18
1970–71 3 3ª División 6th 17–1–8
1971–72 3 3ª División 1st 29–2
1972–73 2 2ª División 1st 24–1–4
1973–74 1 1ª División 10th 11–1–16
1974–75 1 1ª División 6th 10–12 Quarterfinalist
1975–76 1 1ª División 5th 13–2–17
1976–77 1 1ª División 8th 9–13 Group stage
1977–78 1 1ª División 4th 12–1–9 Quarterfinalist
1978–79 1 1ª División 5th 13–1–8 Round of 16 3 Korać Cup SF 7–3
1979–80 1 1ª División 4th 13–1–8 Quarterfinalist 3 Korać Cup GS 6–2
1980–81 1 1ª División 4th 18–1–7 Quarterfinalist 3 Korać Cup R2 1–1
1981–82 1 1ª División 3rd 20–6 Semifinalist 3 Korać Cup GS 5–3
1982–83 1 1ª División 8th 13–13 Semifinalist
1983–84 1 Liga ACB 8th 21–13
1984–85 1 Liga ACB 4th 18–14 3 Korać Cup GS 6–4
1985–86 1 Liga ACB 8th 10–21
1986–87 2 1ª División B 10th 17–17
1987–88 2 1ª División B 9th 20–20
1988–89 2 1ª División B 14th 10–23
1989–90 3 2ª División
1990–91 2 1ª División 14th 15–24
1991–92 2 1ª División 13th 12–27
1992–00 Lower divisions
2000–01 5 Copa Catalunya 9th 15–15
2001–02 5 Copa Catalunya 14th 12–20
2002–03 5 Copa Catalunya 15th 9–23
2003–04 6 1ª Catalana 3rd 24–8
2004–05 5 Copa Catalunya 4th 19–11
2005–06 6 1ª Catalana 15th 9–21
2006–07 7 2ª Catalana 9th 15–15
2007–08 8 2ª Catalana 9th 16–14
2008–09 8 2ª Catalana 5th 18–12
2009–10 7 2ª Catalana 1st 22–8
2010–11 6 1ª Catalana 6th 15–15
2011–12 6 1ª Catalana 13th 13–17
2012–13 7 2ª Catalana 2nd 24–6
2013–14 6 1ª Catalana 3rd 13–25
2014–15 5 Copa Catalunya 9th 16–14
2015-16 5 Copa Catalunya 11th 12–18
2016–17 6 1ª Catalana 3rd 26–6
2017-18 5 Copa Catalunya 7th 12-14

Notable playersEdit

Notable coachesEdit

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