U.S. Latina Calcio

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Latina
U.S. Latina Calcio logo.svg
Full name Unione Sportiva Latina Calcio
Founded 1945
1996 (A.S. Latina)
2007 (U.S. Virtus Latina)
2009 (U.S. Latina)
Ground Stadio Domenico Francioni,
Latina, Italy
Ground Capacity 8,999
Chairman Pasquale Maietta
Manager Vincenzo Vivarini
League Serie B
2015–16 Serie B, 16th
Website Club home page
Current season

Unione Sportiva Latina Calcio (usually referred to as simply Latina), is an Italian association football club based in Latina, Lazio. They currently compete in Serie B.

History[edit]

Previous logo of the club

The club was founded in 1945 as Unione Sportiva Latina Calcio and subsequently re-established several times until 2009, when it attained its present name.

The team reached the Lega Pro Prima Divisione for the first time in 29 years,[1] after being promoted from the Lega Pro Seconda Divisione group C in the 2010–11 season. In 2013 they were promoted to Serie B.

On April 21, 2013 the club won its first trophy, the 2012–13 "Coppa Italia Lega Pro",[2] after defeating Viareggio in the finals.[3][4]

Their first Serie B season ended up in third place and eventually losing in the play-off final against Cesena

Colours and badge[edit]

The team's colours are black and blue.

Current squad[edit]

As of 6 September 2016.[5]

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 Alessandro Tonti
2 Slovakia DF Atila Varga (on loan from Sampdoria)
3 Italy DF Matteo Bruscagin
4 Spain DF Pol García (on loan from Juventus)
5 Italy DF Paolo Dellafiore
6 Italy MF Roberto Criscuolo (on loan from Sampdoria)
7 Italy FW Daniele Corvia
8 Italy MF Luigi Scaglia
10 Ghana FW Richmond Boakye
12 Italy GK Carlo Pinsoglio (on loan from Juventus)
13 Italy DF Mauro Coppolaro (on loan from Udinese)
14 Italy DF Marco Pinato
15 Italy DF Alessandro Celli
17 Kenya MF MacDonald Mariga
18 Ghana FW Maxwell Acosty (on loan from Fiorentina)
No. Position Player
19 Italy MF Filippo Bandinelli
20 Ghana MF Nelson Atiagli
21 Italy MF Luca Di Matteo
23 Italy DF Riccardo Brosco
26 Italy DF Riccardo Maciucca
27 Brazil DF Gilberto
28 Italy MF Christian D'Urso (on loan from Roma)
29 Italy MF Michele Rocca (on loan from Sampdoria)
30 Italy MF Alessandro De Vitis (on loan from Sampdoria)
31 Romania MF Constantin Nica (on loan from Atalanta)
32 Italy MF Marco Marchionni
33 Italy MF Gabriele Rolando (on loan from Sampdoria)
35 Italy FW Daniele Paponi
Italy FW Roberto Insigne (on loan from Napoli)

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 Daniele Cardelli (on loan at Pisa)
Italy FW Nicola Talamo (on loan at Siracusa)
5 Albania MF Romeo Shahinas (on loan at Racing Roma)
36 Italy MF Stefano Amadio (on loan at Teramo)

Youth team[edit]

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

No. Position Player
16 France DF Adams Barry
22 Italy GK Riccardo Mazzoleni
34 Italy GK Federico Sottoriva

Managers[edit]

References[edit]

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