The Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht (usually just known as Anderlecht) is a Belgian professional football (soccer) club based in Anderlecht, Brussels. It is the most successful Belgian football team in European competitions--they have won nine Belgian Cups, hold the record for most consecutive Belgian championship titles, and have five European trophies. Anderlecht was formed over 100 years ago, in 1908, and have never finished outside the top six of the Belgian first division since 1947.
Anderlecht plays at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium, which seats of 28,000 people. Anderlecht's motto is 'Mens sana in corpore sano,' translated as 'a healthy mind in a healthy body.' You can always find a good time at an Anderlecht game, as they have one of the highest average attendance records in the Belgian First Division.
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