A.S.D. Città di Siracusa
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|Full name||A.S.D. Città di Siracusa|
|Founded||1924 (Tommaso Gargallo)|
1937 (A.S. Siracusa)
1996 (U.S. Siracusa)
2013 (Siracusa Calcio)
2019 (A.S.D. Siracusa)
|Ground||Stadio Nicola De Simone, Syracuse|
|2021–22||Eccellenza Sicily B, 6th|
Associazione Sportiva Dilettantistica Città di Siracusa, commonly referred to as Siracusa, is an Italian football club based in Syracuse, Sicily. (Italian: Siracusa, Sicilia) The club currently plays in Eccellenza Sicily, the fifth-tier of football in Italy.
Former clubs in Syracuse were:
In July 2019, another phoenix club was founded in Syracuse and named after the city as A.S.D. Città di Siracusa, the third team to do so in the 2010s. On 8 August, the phoenix club was admitted to Promozione Sicily, the sixth tier of Italian football and the second highest tier of Sicily local football league. In 2021 the club was totally sold and became F.C. Leonzio 1909.
Immediately after the old club fled to Lentini, A.S.D. Marina di Ragusa moved to Syracuse and became actual A.S.D. Città di Siracusa.
Colours and badge
The colours of the team are sky blue and white.
Notable former players
- "Capienza complessiva del Nicola De Simone" (in Italian). 5 June 2015. Archived from the original on 17 April 2016.
- "Calcio. Siracusa in Serie D, una speranza: arrivata una proposta". siracusaoggi.it (in Italian). 24 July 2019. Retrieved 20 August 2019.
- "CAMPIONATO DI PROMOZIONE – Stagione Sportiva 2019/2020" (Microsoft Word). Comitato Regionale Sicilia. Comunicato Ufficiale (in Italian). Lega Nazionale Dilettanti. 2019–20 (25). 8 August 2019. Retrieved 7 April 2020.
- "Calcio. Il Città di Siracusa ammesso al campionato di Promozione (Girone D)". siracusaoggi.it (in Italian). 8 August 2019. Retrieved 20 August 2019.