RK Crvena zvezda

RK Crvena zvezda (Serbian Cyrillic: РК Црвена звезда) is a Serbian handball club based in Belgrade. They compete in the Serbian Handball Super League.

RK Crvena zvezda
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Full nameRukometni klub Crvena zvezda
Nickname(s)Crveno-beli (The Red-Whites)
Founded1948
ArenaSC Šumice
Capacity2,000
Head coachŽikica Milosavljević
LeagueSerbian Handball Super League
2019–20Annulled due to the COVID-19 pandemic
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HistoryEdit

Founded in 1948, the club made its Yugoslav Championship debut in 1954. They subsequently won back-to-back championships in 1955 and 1956.

In 1995–96, the club had its most successful season to date, winning the domestic double (league and cup) and reaching the Cup Winners' Cup semi-finals.

HonoursEdit

Yugoslav League / Serbia and Montenegro League / Serbian League

  • 1954–55, 1955–56, 1995–96, 1996–97, 1997–98, 2003–04, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2007–08

Yugoslav Cup / Serbia and Montenegro Cup / Serbian Cup

  • 1955–56, 1994–95, 1995–96, 2003–04, 2016–17

Serbian Super Cup[1]

  • 2017

SponsorshipEdit

During its history, the club has been known by a variety of names due to sponsorship reasons:

  • Crvena zvezda Soko Štark[2][3]
  • Crvena zvezda Alumil

SupportersEdit

Notable playersEdit

The list includes players who played for their respective national teams in any major international tournaments, such as the Olympic Games, World Championships and European Championships:

Head coachesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Zvezda preko šampiona do Superkupa!" (in Serbian). sportklub.rs. 16 September 2017. Retrieved 12 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Međunarodni rukometni TV turnir šampiona Doboj '80" (PDF) (in Serbo-Croatian). tvturnirdoboj.com. Retrieved 12 December 2020.
  3. ^ "Međunarodni rukometni TV turnir šampiona Doboj '81" (PDF) (in Serbo-Croatian). tvturnirdoboj.com. Retrieved 12 December 2020.

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