|Surname||Riga Football Club|
|Seat||Riga , Latvia|
|First soccer team|
|Head coach||Mihails Konevs|
The club name was registered in 2014. In 2015, through the merger of FC Caramba Riga and Dinamo Riga, they played in the third division for one season under the name FC Caramba / Dinamo and officially renamed Riga FC after being promoted to the second division . In 2016, the promotion to the top division, the Virslīga , could be celebrated.
With 3rd place in the 2017 season, the club was able to qualify for the Europa League for the first time . In the 1st qualifying round 2018/19 they faced the Bulgarian record champions CSKA Sofia and were eliminated on penalties.
In the 2018 season, the club, led by Viktor Skripnik, won its first title with the Latvian Cup with a 5-4 win on penalties against FK Ventspils and the championship title against the same opponent two game days before the end of the season. On February 5, 2019, the club announced the separation from coach Viktor Skripnik.
European Cup balance sheet
|2018/19||UEFA Europa League||1st qualifying round||CSKA Sofia||
(3: 5 on behalf )
|0: 1 (A)||1: 0 a.d. (H)|
|2019/20||UEFA Champions League||1st qualifying round||Dundalk FC||
(4: 5 on behalf )
|0: 0 (A)||0: 0 a.d. (H)|
|2019/20||UEFA Europa League||2nd qualifying round||Piast Gliwice||( a ) 4: 4||2: 3 (A)||2: 1 (H)|
|3rd qualifying round||HJK Helsinki||3: 3||1: 1 (H)||2: 2 (A)|
|Play-offs||FC Copenhagen||2: 3||1: 3 (A)||1: 0 (H)|
|2020/21||UEFA Champions League||1st qualifying round||Maccabi Tel Aviv||0: 2||0: 2 (A)|
Overall record: 11 games, 3 wins, 4 draws, 4 defeats, 10:13 goals (goal difference −3)
- Skripnik is out: FC Riga has a new coach . ( deichstube.de [accessed on February 24, 2019]).
- Galvenā komanda. In: Riga FC. Retrieved July 31, 2017 (Latvian).