الترجي هو أفضل خامس فريق افريقي في القرن الماضي حسب تصنيف الاتحاد الافريقي.وهو ثاني أفضل فريق إفريقي منذ عام 1992
It is known as " the old team " because it is the first football team that had been created in Tunisia.
The date of its creation goes back to 15/01/1919. The EST is the biggest winner of Tunisian champinoships , and it is also the first and the only African team that won the three African cups if we take into consideration the Super African Cup and the Afro-Asian Cup. It is has been classified as the best 2nd African team since 1992