A.C. Trento 1921

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Trento
A.C. Trento S.C.S.D. logo.png
Full nameAssociazione Calcio Trento 1921 s.r.l.
Nickname(s)Aquilotti (Eagles)
I Gialloblu (The Yellow and Blues)
Founded1921
GroundStadio Briamasco,
Trento, Italy
Capacity4,227
ChairmanMauro Giacca
ManagerBruno Tedino
LeagueSerie C Group A
2021–22Serie C Group A, 16th of 20
WebsiteClub website

A.C. Trento 1921 (nicknamed i Gialloblu or gli Aquilotti) is an Italian football club, and the major club in Trento. Currently they play in Serie C Group A.

In 2014 Società Sportiva Dilettantistica Trento Calcio 1921 S.r.l. went bankrupt.[1] The sports title was transferred to A.C. Trento S.C.S.D.[2]

History[edit]

Foundation[edit]

The club was founded in 1921.

The team took part to the 1945–46 Serie B–C season.

It in the season 2010–11, from Serie D group B relegated, in the play-out, to Eccellenza Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol.

In the season 2011–12 the team was promoted from Eccellenza Trentino–South Tyrol to Serie D after playoffs. The team was relegated again in 2013.

In 2014 Trento was relegated from Eccellenza to Promozione. After the transfer of the sports title to a new company in the same year, the phoenix club won promotion back to Eccellenza in 2016.

In the 2020–21 Serie D season, under the tenure of head coach Carmine Parlato, Trento were crowned Girone C champions, thus returning into professionalism after 18 years in the amateur leagues.[3]

Colors and badge[edit]

Colors[edit]

The official colors are yellow and blue. They are also the colors of the city of Trento.
The home jerseys of the club include the colors yellow and blue and can be vertically striped depending on the season. The away jerseys are mostly white or black.

Badge[edit]

The badge of the club has the form of a shield. The left half of the logo in the background is blue, the other half yellow. They represent the colors of the club and the city of Trento. In the middle of the badge an eagle is depicted, which is also the coat of arms of Trento. Above the eagle is the inscription "A.C. TRENTO". The founding year "1921" is shown below the eagle.

Stadium[edit]

AC Trento plays his home games at Stadio Briamasco. The stadium was opened in 1922 and has a capacity of 4,200 spectators. In the meantime, the stadium was often slightly modernized. The dimensions of the field are 105 by 65 meters (345 by 213 feet) and it is played on natural turf pitch. It consists of north (Tribuna Nord) and south tribune (Tribuna Sud). The north tribune is mostly covered and the south tribune only half. In addition, the arena has an athletics system, which is no longer used.

Two international matches of the Italian U21 were played in the Stadio Briamasco.[4]

Current squad[edit]

As of 29 October 2022[5]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK Italy ITA Matteo Cazzaro
3 DF Italy ITA Alessandro Fabbri
4 DF Italy ITA Andrea Trainotti (captain)
5 MF Italy ITA Filippo Damian (on loan from Ternana)
6 DF Italy ITA Luca Ferri
7 MF Italy ITA Dion Ruffo Luci (on loan from Bologna)
8 MF Italy ITA Luca Belcastro
9 FW Italy ITA Simone Saporetti
10 FW Italy ITA Cristian Pasquato
11 MF Romania ROU Luca Mihai (on loan from SPAL)
14 DF Spain ESP Pol García
16 MF Italy ITA Andrea Cittadino
17 DF Italy ITA Davide Galazzini
No. Pos. Nation Player
18 MF Italy ITA Alessio Bertaso
20 MF Italy ITA Daniel Matteucci
21 MF Nigeria NGA Wilfred Osuji
22 GK Italy ITA Michele Tommasi
23 DF Italy ITA Federico Simonti
24 FW Italy ITA Riccardo Bocalon
25 MF Italy ITA Marco Ballarini (on loan from Udinese)
26 DF Italy ITA Filippo Carini
27 GK Italy ITA Gabriele Marchegiani
29 DF Italy ITA Alessandro Semprini
32 FW Italy ITA Andrea Brighenti
37 FW Italy ITA Simone Ianesi (on loan from Udinese)

Out on loan[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
FW Italy ITA Daniele Gasperotti (at Levico Terme until 30 June 2023)
No. Pos. Nation Player
FW Italy ITA Massimiliano Orsega (at Levico Terme until 30 June 2023)

Notable players[edit]

Notable managers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Trento bastonato: è arrivata la penalizzazione. Sport Trentino (in Italian). Published November 15, 2012. Retrieved May 10, 2021.
  2. ^ "Comunicato ufficiale N. 9/A (2014–15)" (PDF) (in Italian). FIGC. 17 July 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 11 July 2015.
  3. ^ "E' fatta, il Trento sbarca in serie C a 18 anni dall'ultima volta. Il calcio professionistico ritorna in provincia" (in Italian). Il Dolomiti. 23 May 2021. Retrieved 24 May 2021.
  4. ^ "Stadio Briamasco". AC Trento. Retrieved 17 March 2018.
  5. ^ "Trento squad". Soccerway. Retrieved 27 September 2022.

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