Carrarese Calcio

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Carrarese
Carrarese Calcio logo.png
Full name Carrarese Calcio 1908 S.r.l.
Nickname(s) Azzurri (Light-blues)
Founded
  • 1908
  • 2016 (refound)
Ground Stadio dei Marmi,
Carrara, Italy
Ground Capacity 15,000
Chairman Andrea Pasquini
Manager Gian Marco Remondina
League Lega Pro/B
2015–16 Lega Pro/B, 5th

Carrarese Calcio 1908 S.r.l. is an Italian association football club, based in Carrara, Tuscany. Carrarese currently plays in Lega Pro, 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 bankrupted.[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]

Colors and badge[edit]

The team's colors 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 include former Pisa Calcio chairman Maurizio Mian and long-time Serie A striker Cristiano Lucarelli.

Players[edit]

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. Retrieved 28 August 2016. 
  3. ^ "Buffon absence fuels Man Utd rumours". Football Italia. 6 November 2010. 

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