() is an Azerbaijani
football club in Baku
. The club sponsored by the Baghlan Group Company and Zqan Construction Company who, among other things, also own the Guba Sport Complex.
FK Baku plays in the Azerbaijan Premier League
and have won two Azerbaijan Premier League championships and two Azerbaijan Cups.
FK Baku was founded in 1997 under the name of Dinamo
, as an unification between FC Polis Akademiyasi and Qartal-95, both clubs from Baku. In 2004, club renamed to the FK Baku
, after changes by the new chairman.
FK Baku was the first Azerbaijani team to qualify to the third qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League
. The team passed FK Ekranas
in the second qualifying round after 2–2 in Lithuania and 4–2 win in Tofik Bakhramov Stadium
in the second leg.
In 2010, the club handed two-match suspension by UEFA
for fielding Joël Epalle
, who was ineligible player at the time despite winning both legs against FK Budućnost Podgorica
Colours and logo
FK Baku's traditional kit is a white and blue shirt, white shorts with grey socks. Their away kit is all blue. FK Baku's kits are manufactured by Lotto
and sponsored by Baghlan Group Company, a limited liability company which started with the transportation of oil and dry cargoes, later have integrated all fields of specialization into one company, known... Read More