Carrarese Calcio

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Carrarese
Carrarese Calcio logo.png
Full name Carrarese Calcio SRL
Nickname(s) Azzurri (Light-blues)
Founded 1908
Ground Stadio dei Marmi,
Carrara, Italy
Ground Capacity 15,000
Chairman Fabio Oppicelli
Manager Maurizio Braghin
League Lega Pro Prima Divisione/A
2012-13 Lega Pro Prima Divisione/B, 16th
Home colours
Away colours

Carrarese Calcio is an Italian association football club, based in Carrara, Tuscany. Carrarese currently plays in Lega Pro Prima Divisione, 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.

Colors and badge[edit]

The team's colors are light blue and white.

Notable Supporters[edit]

Italian international and Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (a native of Carrara and prominent supporter of the club) is a major shareholder of the club,[1] as part of a consortium that acquired the club in 2010; other shareholders include former Pisa Calcio chairman Maurizio Mian and long-time Serie A striker Cristiano Lucarelli.

Players[edit]

Squad 2013 - 2014[edit]

As of 22 November 2013. Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Italy GK Mattia Di Vincenzo (on loan from Siena)
Italy GK Matteo Nodari
Italy DF Maikol Benassi
Italy DF Dario Teso
Italy DF Diego Vannucci
Italy DF Alessandro Videtta
Italy DF Kevin Trocar
Italy DF Andrea Zanchi (on loan from Perugia)
Italy DF Simone Bregliano
Italy DF Matteo Battistini
Italy MF Enrico Geroni (on loan from AlbinoLeffe)
Italy MF Mauro Calvi
No. Position Player
Italy MF Marco Tognoni
Italy MF Nicola Pescatore (on loan from Bologna)
Italy MF Filippo Brondi
Italy MF Francesco Dettori
Italy MF Luca Belcastro
Italy MF Paolo Beltrame
Italy FW Matteo Merini
Italy FW Leonardo Mancuso
Italy FW Marco Cellini
Serbia FW Sladjan Nikodijevic
Italy FW Fatih Ademi

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Buffon absence fuels Man Utd rumours". Football Italia. 6 November 2010. 

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