U.S. Folgore Caratese A.S.D.

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Folgore Caratese
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Full nameUnione Sportiva Folgore Caratese Associazione Sportiva Dilettantistica
GroundStadio XXV Aprile,
Carate Brianza
ChairmanMichele Criscitiello
ManagerEmilio Longo
LeagueSerie D/A
2017–18Serie D/A, 6th

U.S. Folgore Caratese A.S.D.[1] is an Italian association football club, based in Carate Brianza which currently plays in Serie D group A.


Old Caratese logo

The club was founded in 2011[2] after the merger of U.S. Folgore Verano (founded in 1951 and playing in Eccellenza) and U.S. Caratese (founded in 1908 and playing in Serie D).[3] The most notable former player of Caratese has been Moreno Torricelli.

Folgore Caratese is a satellite team of Novara Calcio. The club serves as a training side for Novara's young talents.[4]

Colors and badge[edit]

The team's colors are blue with white border.


It plays at the Stadio XXV Aprile in Carate Brianza, which has a capacity of 3,000.


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