Carrarese Calcio

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Carrarese
Carrarese Calcio logo.png
Full nameCarrarese Calcio 1908 S.r.l.
Nickname(s)Gli Azzurri (The Blues)
I Giallazzurri (The Yellow and Bleus)
Gli Apuani (The Apuans)
I Marmiferi (The Marbles)
Founded1908
2016 (refounded)
GroundStadio dei Marmi [it]
Capacity9,500
ChairmanSalvo Zangari
ManagerAntonio Di Natale
LeagueSerie C Group B
2021–22Serie C Group B, 10th of 20
WebsiteClub website

Carrarese Calcio 1908, commonly referred to as Carrarese, is an Italian football club based in Carrara, Tuscany. It currently plays in Serie C, having last been in Serie B in 1948.

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1908.

In the season 2010–11 from Lega Pro Seconda Divisione group B, Carrarese was promoted in the play-off to Lega Pro Prima Divisione.

In 2016 Carrarese Calcio S.r.l. went bankrupt.[1] A new company Carrarese Calcio 1908 S.r.l., successfully bid the sports title by refurbished the debt of Carrarese Calcio S.r.l.[2]

Colours and badge[edit]

The team's colours are light blue and white.

Ownership[edit]

Italian international and Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (a native of Carrara and prominent supporter of the club) was a major shareholder of the club,[3] as part of a consortium that acquired the club in 2010; other shareholders included former Pisa Calcio chairman Maurizio Mian and long-time Serie A striker Cristiano Lucarelli.[4]

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 31 January 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 Gregorio Capponi
3 DF Italy ITA Marco Imperiale
4 DF Montenegro MNE Minel Šabotić
5 MF Italy ITA Thomas Battistella (on loan from Udinese)
6 MF Italy ITA Luca Berardocco
7 FW Italy ITA Elia Petrelli (on loan from Genoa)
8 DF Italy ITA Federico Bevilacqua (on loan from Frosinone)
9 FW Italy ITA Saveriano Infantino
10 FW Italy ITA Gianluca D'Auria
12 GK Italy ITA Simone Barone
13 FW Italy ITA Antonio Energe
14 MF Italy ITA Tommaso Bertipagani
15 DF Italy ITA Antonio Marino
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 MF Italy ITA Giovanni Foresta
18 MF Italy ITA Matteo Figoli (on loan from Spezia)
19 MF Italy ITA Lorenzo Pasciuti
20 MF Estonia EST Georgi Tunjov (on loan from SPAL)
21 DF Greece GRE Arensi Rota
22 GK Italy ITA Thomas Vettorel (on loan from Frosinone)
24 FW France FRA Abdou Doumbia
27 DF Italy ITA Davide Grassini
29 DF Italy ITA Alessandro Semprini
30 MF Italy ITA Simone Bramante
47 GK Italy ITA Stefano Mazzini (on loan from Atalanta)
68 DF Morocco MAR Omar Khailoti (on loan from Bologna)
99 FW Italy ITA Niccolò Giannetti

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
DF Italy ITA Salvatore Santochirico (at Seravezza Pozzi)

Honours[edit]

Winners: 1982–83

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pippo Russo (12 March 2016). "Carrarese, cronaca di una fine annunciata: Buffon è corresponsabile". calciomercato.com (in Italian). Retrieved 13 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Comunicato Ufficiale N°453/A (2015–16)" (PDF) (in Italian). FIGC. 30 June 2016. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 September 2016. Retrieved 28 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Buffon absence fuels Man Utd rumours". Football Italia. 6 November 2010. Archived from the original on 9 November 2010.
  4. ^ Santoni, Luca (11 November 2010). "Carrarese, Maurizio Mian: "Al 90% il nostro progetto è saldo"" (in Italian). Tutto Mercato Web. Retrieved 31 December 2021.
  5. ^ "Rosa" (in Italian). Carraresecalcio.it. Archived from the original on 4 November 2016. Retrieved 5 January 2016.

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