Paganese Calcio 1926

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Paganese
Paganese Calcio 1926 logo.png
Full namePaganese Calcio 1926
Nickname(s)Azzurrostellati (Light-Blue Starred)
Founded1926
GroundStadio Marcello Torre,
Pagani, Italy
Capacity5,981
ChairmanRaffaele Trapani
ManagerGianluca Grassadonia
LeagueSerie D
2021–22Serie C Group C, 18th of 19 (relegated via play-offs)
WebsiteClub website

Paganese Calcio 1926 is an Italian association football club from Pagani, Campania. It currently plays in Serie C.

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1926.

Paganese also took part in the Anglo-Italian Cup in 1978, achieving a single victory and three defeats.

The club won Serie D/H in 2005–2006 and have thus won promotion to Serie C2 for the 2006–2007 season. A second consecutive promotion in the Serie C2 competition of 2006–07, after defeating SPAL and Reggiana in the playoffs, gave Paganese the right to play in Serie C1 in the 2007–08 season, their first appearance in the division since 1979.

At the end of the 2010–11 Lega Pro Prima Divisione season the club was relegated to Lega Pro Seconda Divisione.

In the 2011–12 of Lega Pro Seconda Divisione season, the club was immediately promoted to Lega Pro Prima Divisione, beating Chieti 2–0 in the first round of final play-off followed by 0–0 in the return.

Current squad[edit]

As of 5 July 2022

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 Paolo Baiocco
2 DF Ivory Coast CIV Dramane Konaté
3 DF Italy ITA Edoardo Bianchi
4 DF Italy ITA Edoardo Sbampato
5 DF Italy ITA Michele Murolo
8 MF Italy ITA Marco Firenze
10 FW Italy ITA Luigi Castaldo (Captain)
11 FW Senegal SEN Abou Diop
12 GK Italy ITA Sabino Pellecchia
13 MF Italy ITA Carlo Martorelli
No. Pos. Nation Player
15 MF Argentina ARG Fernando Tissone
16 MF Italy ITA Giovanni Volpicelli
21 MF Italy ITA Matteo Zanini
23 DF Italy ITA Marco Schiavino (Vice-captain)
26 MF Italy ITA Giuseppe Guadagni
32 FW Italy ITA Alessandro Campanile
GK Italy ITA Nicola Bovenzi
MF Italy ITA Angelo Bonavolontà
FW Italy ITA Ciro Capasso
FW Italy ITA Alessandro Criscuolo

Former players[edit]

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