Defensor Lima

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Defensor Lima
File:Defensor Lima - peruvian football club.gif
Full name Club Atlético Defensor Lima
(Lima Defender Athletic Club)
Nickname(s) Los Carasucias de Breña
El defensor
Founded July 31, 1931
Ground Estadio Nacional
Lima, Perú
Ground Capacity 45,000
League Copa Perú
2008 Etapa Provincial (Copa Perú)

Defensor Lima is a Peruvian football club, located in the district of Breña, Lima. The club was founded on July 31, 1931.

The club were founded 1931 and play in the Copa Perú which is the third division of the Peruvian league.

History

The club was 1973 Torneo Descentralizado champion.

The club have played at the highest level of Peruvian football on twenty three occasions, from 1961 Peruvian Primera División until 1978 Torneo Descentralizado, and 1989 Torneo Descentralizado until 1994 Torneo Descentralizado when was relegated.

The club played in the 1974 Copa Libertadores, but was eliminated by Millonarios and São Paulo FC in the semifinals.

Honours

National

Winners (1): 1973
Winners (1): 1989
Winners (2): 1960, 1988
Runner-up (1): 1980

Regional

Winners (1): 2006

International

Winners (1): 1975

Performance in CONMEBOL competitions

1974: Semi-Finals
1975: Winners

See also