Carrarese Calcio

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Carrarese
Carrarese Calcio logo.png
Full name Carrarese Calcio 1908 S.r.l.
Nickname(s) Azzurri (Light-blues)
Gialloazzurri (Blue-yellow)
Apuani
Marmiferi
Carrarini
Founded 1908
2016 (refounded)
Ground Stadio dei Marmi,
Carrara, Italy
Ground Capacity 9,500
Chairman Salvo Zangari
Manager Aldo Firicano
League Serie C/A
2016–17 Lega Pro/B, 16th
Website Club website

Carrarese Calcio 1908 S.r.l. is an Italian association football club, based in Carrara, Tuscany. Carrarese currently plays in Serie C, 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]

Colours and badge[edit]

The team's colours 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]

Current squad[edit]

As of 15 October, 2017 [4]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Italy GK Ettore Lagomarsini
3 Italy DF Tiziano Andrei
4 Ghana MF Daniel Kofi Agyei
5 Italy DF Stefano Cason (on loan from Atalanta)
6 Italy DF Fabio Maccabruni
7 Italy DF Tommaso Tentoni (on loan from Atalanta)
8 Italy MF Giacomo Rosaia
9 Italy FW Claudio Coralli
10 Italy FW Francesco Tavano
11 Italy MF Tommaso Biasci
12 Italy GK Simone Moschin (on loan from Pro Vercelli)
13 Italy DF Giacomo Benedini
No. Position Player
15 Italy DF Alessio Benedetti (on loan from Torino)
16 Brazil DF Thiago Cazé
17 Italy MF Simone Saporetti
18 Italy FW Davide Cais (on loan from Juventus)
19 Italy MF Kevin Piscopo (on loan from Genoa)
20 Italy FW Accursio Bentivegna (on loan from Palermo)
21 Italy MF Cassio Cardoselli
23 Italy MF Giovanni Foresta
24 Italy DF Marcello Possenti
27 Italy FW Andrea Vassallo (on loan from Bologna)
32 Italy MF Marco Marchionni (captain)

Out on loan[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Italy GK Alessio Gavellotti (at Sanremo)
No. Position Player
Italy MF Yuri Amico (at Massese)

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. Archived from the original on 9 November 2010. 
  4. ^ "Rosa" (in Italian). Carraresecalcio.it. Retrieved 2016-01-05. 

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