Venezia F.C.

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Venezia
Full nameVenezia Football Club
Nickname(s)Gil Arancioneroverdi (The Orange-Black-Green)
I Lagunari (The Lagoonal Ones)
I Leoni Alati (The Winged Lions)
Founded1907
2005 (as SSC Venezia)
2009 (as FBC Unione Venezia)
2015 (as Venezia FC)
Dissolved2005 (AC Venezia)
2009 (SSC Venezia)
GroundStadio Pierluigi Penzo,
Venezia, Italy
Ground Capacity7,000
ChairmanRussia Yuri Korablin
ManagerItaly Alessandro Dal Canto
LeagueSerie B
2018-1915th of 19
Current season

Venezia Football Club, commonly known as just Venezia FC or Venezia, is a football club that plays in Venice, Italy.

The club play their home games at Stadio Pierluigi Penzo. The stadium was opened in 1913. It is the second oldest stadium in Italy, with the oldest one being Genoa's Stadio Luigi Ferraris. The stadium is also notable because it is easily accessible by boat, and even has parking spaces for boats.

The club are currently planning a new stadium that will be located near Marco Polo Airport, away from Venice Island.[1]

Name[change | change source]

  • 1907-1987 AC Venezia 1907
  • 1987-1989 Calcio Venezia-Mestre
  • 1989-2005 AC Venezia
  • 2005-2009 SSC Venezia
  • 2009-2014 FBC Unione Venezia
  • 2015-present Venezia FC

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  1. "Stadium". Venezia F.C. Retrieved 2020-06-19.