AD Almería

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Almería
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Full name Agrupación Deportiva Almería
Founded 1971
Dissolved 1982
Ground Juan Rojas, Almería,
Andalusia, Spain
Ground Capacity 13,468
League Segunda División
1981–82 Segunda División, 18th

Agrupación Deportiva Almería was a Spanish football club based in Almería, in the autonomous community of Andalusia. Founded in 1971, it held home matches at Estadio Municipal Juan Rojas, with a 13,468-seat capacity.

History

In only two years, AD Almería promoted from newly created Segunda División B to La Liga, finishing ninth in its debut season in the latter. The club had been founded just eight years earlier.

In 1982, however, due to severe economic problems, the team was forced to fold, being replaced in the city by UD Almería, which would also appear in the top flight, in the 2000s.

Seasons

Season Division Place Copa del Rey
1971/72 Regional
1972/73 10th
1973/74 2nd
1974/75 16th
1975/76 2nd
1976/77 3rd
1977/78 2ªB 1st
1978/79 1st
1979/80 9th
1980/81 18th
1981/82 18th