What's the meaning of the Villarreal CF Logo »

Villarreal CF Logo

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Villarreal CF Logo.

Villarreal CF Logo

Villarreal Club de Fútbol, S.A.D. (Valencian: Vila-real Club de Futbol, S.A.D.), usually abbreviated to Villarreal CF or just Villarreal, is a Spanish football club based in Vila-real, a city in the province of Castellón within the Valencian Community. Founded in 1923, it plays in La Liga, holding home games at El Madrigal, with a capacity for 24.890 spectators.

The club is nicknamed El Submarí Groguet or El Submarino Amarillo (Yellow Submarine) due to its yellow home kit, and due to being a low-profile team compared to Real Madrid, Barcelona, and Valencia, whom they have challenged for trophies over the last decade. Villarreal has often been touted as an example of a small but successful club.

Villarreal CF was founded as Villarreal CD on 10 March 1923 "to promote all sports especially Soccer." The stadium was rented for 60 pesetas a month and ticket prices were set at half a peseta for men and a quarter of a peseta for children. Women were granted free admission. On 17 June 1923, Castellón, a modern rival of the club, played the first match against a club named after Cervantes. On 21 October of that year, Villarreal played their first game ever, playing against Castellón. Villarreal started off with a kit of white shirts and black shorts, reflected in their first badge.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Closed shape, Colorful, Contains curved lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Sports Symbols.

Villarreal CF Logo is part of the La Liga group.

More symbols in La Liga:

The Primera División,[a] commonly known as La Liga[b] and as La Liga Santander for sponsorship reasons, is the top professional association football division of the Spanish football league system. A… read more »

More symbols in Sports Symbols:

Symbols team logos and popular crests used in sports. read more »

Have a discussion about Villarreal CF Logo with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this symbol to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Villarreal CF Logo." Symbols.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 22 Oct. 2017. <http://www.symbols.com/symbol/villarreal-cf-logo>.

We need you!

Are we missing an important symbol in this category?