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During his reign Betis returned to the top division in 1958–59 and finished in third place in 1964.
His purchase of the Estadio Heliópolis in 1961 is seen as a key point in the history of the club – the grounds were called the Estadio Benito Villamarín until 1997.
Given the club's tumultuous history and many relegations, its motto is Viva el Betis manque pierda! "Balompié" translates literally as "football", as opposed to the most commonly adopted anglicised version, "fútbol".
Incidentally, Barça was the club Serra Ferrer would leave Betis for that summer, to be replaced by former player Luis Aragonés.
thus becoming the first club from Andalusia to play in La Liga.
Under the guidance of Irish coach Patrick O'Connell on 28 April 1935 Betis won the La Liga, to date their only top division title.
Despite a brief return to the top division which lasted only one season, the club continued to decline and in 1947 the worst fears were reached when they were relegated to Tercera División.
Many fans see the ten years they spent in the category as key to the "identity" and "soul" of the club.
During this time, Betis earned a reputation for filling its stadium and having a massive support at away matches, known as the "Green March".