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CFR Timișoara is a Romanian football team from Timișoara, Timiș County founded in 1933.[1] It plays in the Liga VI in the 2018–19 season.

CFR 1933 Timișoara
CFR Timisoara logo.png
Full nameFC CFR 1933 Timișoara
Nickname(s)Leoparzii (The Leopards)
Feroviarii (The Railwaymen)
Short nameCFR Timișoara
Founded1933; 86 years ago (1933)
as Sparta CFR Timișoara
LeagueLiga VI
2018–19Liga VI, Timiș County, Timișoara Series, 6th
Chart showing the progress of CFR's league finishes from 1946 to the present.
Unirea CFR Timișoara in 1925

The team's best season was the 1947–48 one, when they finished second in the 1947–48 Divizia A and reached the Romanian Cup final. However UTA Arad managed to beat them in both legs.[1]



It was founded in 1919 as Sparta CFR Timișoara. It merged in 1926 with Unirea Timișoara and took on the name Sparta Unirea CFR Timișoara. In 1927 the club was dissolved. It was founded again five years later, in 1933, as CFR Timișoara.





  1. ^ a b "CFR Timișoara's profile on RomanianSoccer". Retrieved 29 June 2019.

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