Paganese Calcio 1926

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Full namePaganese Calcio 1926
Nickname(s)Azzurrostellati (Light-Blue Starred)
GroundStadio Marcello Torre,
Pagani, Italy
ChairmanRaffaele Trapani
ManagerGianluca Grassadonia
LeagueSerie D Group H
2022–23Serie D Group G, 2nd of 18
WebsiteClub website

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


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 22 December 2023

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 Mario Pinestro
2 DF Italy ITA Stefano Celentano (on loan from Juve Stabia)
4 MF Italy ITA Christian De Gennaro
5 MF Italy ITA Francesco De Feo
6 DF Italy ITA Gioacchino Galeotafiore
8 MF Italy ITA Matteo Langella
10 FW Italy ITA Antonio Orefice
11 FW Italy ITA Leonardo Trezza
13 MF Italy ITA Simone Caruso
14 MF Italy ITA Giuseppe Ianniello (on loan from Casertana)
15 MF Italy ITA Antonio Del Gesso
16 DF Italy ITA Carmine Setola
18 MF Italy ITA Alessandro Criscuolo
19 MF Italy ITA Giuseppe Faiello
20 FW Italy ITA Andrea Mancino
No. Pos. Nation Player
21 MF Italy ITA Simone Mastrocinque
22 GK Italy ITA Simone Esposito
23 MF Italy ITA Umberto Seghetta
24 FW Italy ITA Alessio Porzio
25 DF Italy ITA Giovanni Parisi
26 DF Italy ITA Simone Rocca
27 FW Italy ITA Carmine Iannone
28 DF Italy ITA Giuseppe Esposito
28 FW Italy ITA Antonio Perulli (on loan from Salernitana)
30 FW Italy ITA Felice Simonetti
31 FW Italy ITA Nunzio Boiano
33 FW Italy ITA Luca Matarese
52 DF Italy ITA Gennaro Donnarumma
MF Italy ITA Salvatore Montoro (on loan from San Marzano)

Former players[edit]

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