Villarreal CF.

Villarreal CF.

Team in Spanish 1st Division Liga Santander

Founded more than 90 years ago, the team has been instantly recognisable since 1940 because of its yellow shirts, leading to the club becoming popularly known as ‘The Yellow Submarine’.

The club boasts an interesting record. It is still today the football club which has the greatest number of members in proportion to its hometown population, with more than 19,000 members; a record which stands for the history of professional competition. This number once exceeded 20,000, and they were even able to maintain 12,543 official followers the last time they were in the Second Division.