A.C. Renate


Associazione Calcio Renate is an Italian association football club based in Renate, Lombardy. It currently plays in Serie C.

Renate
Full nameAssociazione Calcio Renate Srl
Nickname(s)Nerazzurri (the black and blues), Pantere (Panthers)
Founded1947
GroundStadio Città di Meda [it]
Capacity3,000
ChairmanLuigi Spreafico
ManagerAimo Diana
LeagueSerie C Group A
2019–20Serie C Group A, 3rd of 20
WebsiteClub website

The club plays their home games at the Stadio Città di Meda [it] in Meda[1] instead of their home field, Stadio Mario Riboldi in Renate, to comply with Lega Pro stadium criteria.

History


The club was founded in 1947 as Unione Sportiva Renatese.

On 1961 the club has changed its name with Associazione Calcio Renate.

Lega Pro Seconda Divisione

On 4 August 2010, the club was admitted for the first time to the professional leagues despite finishing 5th in group B in the 2009–10 Serie D season in order to fill one of the sixteen vacancies available for the 2010-11 Lega Pro Seconda Divisione season following the bankruptcies and irregularities of other clubs. The team finished 5th their first season in Group A and a 2nd-place finish in 2013–14 ensured a spot in the inaugural unified Lega Pro division for 2014–15.

Serie C

The club has maintained their position in the third tier of the Italian football league system since 2014-15 and are currently competing in Group B of Serie C.

Colors and badge


Its colors are blue and black.

Current squad


Updated 1 February 2021. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK  ITA Luca Gemello (on loan from Torino)
2 DF  ITA Tommaso Merletti
3 DF  ITA Antonio Esposito
4 MF  ITA Roberto Ranieri
5 FW  ITA Tommy Maistrello (on loan from Fermana)
6 DF  ITA Andrea Marafini
7 DF  ITA Marco Anghileri (Captain)
8 MF  ALB Elvis Kabashi
9 FW  ITA Manuel Nocciolini (on loan from Parma)
10 FW  ITA Giuseppe Giovinco
12 GK  ITA Fabrizio Bagheria (on loan from Inter)
13 DF  ITA Riccardo Santovito (on loan from Reggiana)
14 FW  ITA Francesco Galuppini
No. Pos. Nation Player
16 DF  ITA Antonio Magli
17 MF  BRA Vicente
18 DF  ALB Elio Zalli
19 MF  ALB Erald Lakti (on loan from Fiorentina)
20 MF  ALB Armand Rada
21 MF  ITA Loris Damonte
23 MF  ITA Riccardo Burgio (on loan from Atalanta)
24 DF  ITA Marcello Possenti
27 DF  ITA Davide Guglielmotti
28 DF  ITA Jacopo Silva
30 MF  ITA Francesco Marano
33 MF  ITA Christian Langella (on loan from Pisa)

Out on loan

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
MF  ITA Edoardo Confalonieri (at Gozzano)
MF  CRO Paolo Grbac (at Fermana)
No. Pos. Nation Player
FW  ITA Vincenzo Plescia (at Vibonese)
FW  ITA Lorenzo Sorrentino (at Cesena)

Former players


References


  1. "STADIO "CITTÀ DI MEDA"" (in Italian). acrenate.it. 20 June 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2017.