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Lecce is home to Serie B (the second highest football division in Italy) football club U.S. Lecce. After the fall of the Western Roman Empire, Lecce was sacked by the Ostrogoth king Totila in the Gothic Wars. Catania. Lecce is also an important agricultural centre, chiefly for its olive oil and wine production, as well as an industrial centre specializing in ceramic production. Lecce was unable to avoid relegation from Serie A, despite some initial hope due to the Serie A match-fixing scandal. Lecce was founded as Sporting Club Lecce on 15 March 1908, initially including football, track-and-field and cycling sports. Famous performances include two sensational victories in a row, first against Italian giants Juventus 3–4 in Turin (the first ever win at the Stadio Delle Alpi for Lecce) and then against Internazionale 2–1 at the Stadio Via del Mare. The Bishop's Palace and Seminary, two Baroque monuments, are also in the square. From the 15th century, Lecce was one of the most important cities of southern Italy, and, starting in 1630, it was enriched with precious Baroque monuments. In 1944 and 1945, B-24 long-range bombers of the 98th Heavy Bomber Group attached to the 15th U.S. Army Air Force were based in Lecce, from where the crews flew missions over Italy, the Balkans, Austria, Germany and France. 14 Losses. Informativa. Giampiero Ventura saw Lecce achieve two successive promotions from Serie C to Serie A before leaving for Cagliari. Al San Nicola rabbia dei tifosi del Bari, "Scommessopoli, la testimonianza di Masiello apre nuovi scenari. A bajnokságot gyakran hívják például cadetti-nek (ifik), vagy Campionato Cadetto-nak is.. A 2002-2003-as szezonig a bajnokságot "mindössze" 20 csapat alkotta. Densità: 396 ab./km² Merre: Paolo Perrone Codice pustale: 73100 Codice ISTAT: 075035 Indicativu tel. It was conquered by the Romans in the 3rd century BC, receiving the new name of Lupiae. Lazio. , List of foreign football players who had at least one cup in their national team while playing for Lecce. The club changed its manager two times (Silvio Baldini for Angelo Adamo Gregucci and in January 2006 youth team coach Roberto Rizzo, supported by goalkeeper coach Franco Paleari, for Baldini). U.S. Lecce is also mentioned in many songs.. According to legend, a city called Sybar existed at the time of the Trojan War, founded by the Messapii. 1-0: Lecce. Stars of the side included striker Pedro Pasculli and midfielders Antonio Conte and Paolo Benedetti. The club re-appointed Zdeněk Zeman as manager, just one year after he left the club. Lecce would eventually finish 13th. Recent Game Results Height of bar is margin of victory â¢ Mouseover bar for details â¢ Click for box score â¢ Grouped by Month In 2004, under Delio Rossi, who had been managing the club since 2002, Lecce achieved an impressive result, reaching a high-point of tenth despite a poor first half of the season. Lecce (US: /ˈlɛtʃeɪ, ˈleɪtʃeɪ/, Italian: [ˈlettʃe] (listen), locally [ˈlɛttʃe]; Salentino: Lècce; Griko: Luppìu; Latin: Lupiae; Ancient Greek: Λουπίαι, romanized: Loupíai) is a historic city of 95,766 inhabitants (2015) in southern Italy, the capital of the province of Lecce, the second province in the region by population, as well as one of the most important cities of Apulia. The 2007–08 season saw Lecce fight for a place in Serie A for the next season. It currently plays in Serie B, the second level of the Italian football pyramid, and plays its home games at Stadio Via del Mare which has a capacity of 31,533 spectators. Most Common Scoreline: Lecce-Brescia (4 Matches) Lecce. The club had a mixed start to the 2006–07 season in Serie B, winning three home matches (including a win against early league leaders Genoa), though they suffered poor away form. A Serie B az olasz másodosztály elnevezése. Monza. The club finished in first place during the 1943–44 season, but club football was then suspended due to World War II. Genova 1969 Roma C.F. Since 1966, they have played at the 33,786-seater Stadio Via del Mare. A goalless home draw with Sassuolo proved enough to clinch the Serie B title with 75 points and win the Coppa Ali della Vittoria. In 1943, fighter aircraft based in Lecce helped support isolated Italian garrisons in the Aegean Sea during World War 2. Reggiana.  The first derby di Puglia was played on 8 December 1929 in Serie B in Lecce, with the home team winning 1-0. Facts [Brescia] 32 Games. , The team plays in red and yellow stripes. They were entered into Serie B for the 1929–30 season. The first colours worn by Lecce during this time were black and white stripes, known in Italy as bianconeri. The start of the season was bad and new manager Eusebio Di Francesco was sacked in December, after 9 losses in 13 matches. Como.  Lecce then fought against Genoa for survival and made it to the last day of the 2019–20 season before being relegated with a home loss to Parma. Orontius of Lecce, locally called Sant'Oronzo, is considered to have served as the city's first Christian bishop and is Lecce's patron saint. 19%. A Lega Pro Prima Divisione, 2008-ig Serie C1 az olasz labdarúgás harmadik legmagasabb osztálya. The official anthem of Lecce is Giallorossi per sempre composed by Gioy Rielli. 1983â84 â Arezzo. 1981 Chevrolet Corvette Prices Founded in 1911 by William C. Durant and Swiss-born Louis Chevrolet and a division of General Motors, Chevrolet is an iconic US car manufacturer. The team was good enough to return to Serie A in 1999 and begin another three-year stint in the top-flight, with yet another return to Serie A in 2003. They finished bottom and were relegated after only one season, but defeated Roma 3–2 away in the penultimate game to deal a fatal blow to Roma's title hopes. Striker Anselmo Bislenghi scored 83 goals for the club during this period, thus becoming a hero.  Among these there are the movies Al bar dello sport, Benvenuti al Nord and Eccezzziunale veramente - Capitolo secondo... me and the TV series I Cesaroni. On 17 September 2017, Fabio Liverani was named new coach of Lecce, with whom he achieved two direct promotions from Serie C to Serie A, thus bringing the Salento club back to the Italian top-tier league after seven years. Lecce had a mixed start in the 2009–10 Serie B campaign, but clinched first place in November 2009 and kept it for the rest of the season. Losing a promotion play-off 2–1 to Cesena the following season, they would return to Serie A in 1988. Lecce experiences a Mediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification Csa). Four years later, Lecce returned and competed Serie C, finishing 11th in their return season. This is a record, as for the first time the team with the worst defence managed to survive in the history of Serie A. The first game match played in the league was against Novara on 6 October 1929, a 2–1 victory. : 0832 Nome di l'abitanti: Leccesi Santu patrone: Sant'Uronzu In 2007, Lecce gained more points than any other team in Serie B. In May, the team was on the verge of promotion, but wasted opportunities in their last two matches meant they had to wait until the last match to celebrate their eighth elevation to the top flight in the last 25 years. Manager Luigi De Canio left the team in June. Foggia. â 1981â82. 38%. Lecce is mentioned in many famous Italian movies and TV series.  On 22 August 2012, Lecce's relegation was confirmed by the Federal Court of Justice.. Perugia. Unione Sportiva Lecce adalah tim sepak bola Italia yang bermarkas di kota Lecce.Didirikan pada tanggal 15 Maret 1908.Stadion yang digunakan untuk partai kandang adalah Stadio Via del Mare.Klub ini dibentuk pada tahun 1908 dan telah menghabiskan sebagian besar sejarah mereka terpental di antara Divisi kedua Italia dan Serie A, di mana tim itu mendapat promosi pertama pada tahun 1985. Cavese. Two decent seasons followed (finishing fourth and third in respective seasons), with star player Silvestri scoring 20 goals in one season, before the club was relegated. Furthermore, the former president of Lecce, Semeraro, was suspended from all football activities for five years. It was restored to Roman rule in 549, and remained part of the Eastern Empire for five centuries, with brief conquests by Saracens, Lombards, Hungarians and Slavs. Unione Sportiva Lecce je italský fotbalový klub hrající v sezónÄ 2020/21 ve druhé nejvyÅ¡Å¡í lize. After the Norman conquest in the 11th century, Lecce regained commercial and political importance (count Tancred of Lecce was the last Norman King of Sicily), flourishing in the subsequent Hohenstaufen and Angevine rule. In the summer of 1998, Pantaleo Corvino was appointed new sports director, gaining a reputation for scouting new talents in the years to come. Because of the rich Baroque architectural monuments found in the city, Lecce is commonly nicknamed "The Florence of the South". In the game Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione, the main character Tsubasa Ohzora plays for this team. Cremonese. Milan. The first club president was Francesco Marangi. Under the emperor Hadrian (2nd century AD) the city was moved 3 kilometres (2 miles) to the northeast, taking the name of Licea or Litium. Despite earning 83 points (12 more than sixth-placed Pisa) and boasting the best defence in the tournament, the giallorossi were forced to face play-offs for promotion in the top flight. In 1980, a scandal occurred which rocked Italian football, including Lecce under president Franco Jurlano. The numerous managerial moves could not turn Lecce's fortune as they were relegated with a few games to spare and ended the season in 19th place. Palermo. To this day, Lo Russo remains the club record holder for most number of appearances, with 415. Once more, it proved a struggle in Serie A despite the best efforts of striker Francesco Palmieri and a famous away win against Milan on 19 October 1997. The match against them is called derby di Puglia. Bari", Il derby al Lecce, Jeda firma la salvezza. The club was still wearing black and white stripes (similar to Juventus' kit) at this point, and the first president under the name Unione Sportiva Lecce was Luigi López y Rojo. In terms of industry, the "Lecce stone"—a particular kind of limestone—is one of the city's main exports, because it is very soft and workable, thus suitable for sculptures. During the 1923–24 season, the club dissolved before returning on 16 September 1927 as Unione Sportiva Lecce. The club was formed in 1908 and has spent a large part of their recent history bouncing between Italy's second division and Serie A, where the team debuted in the 1985–86 season. Bari. Most Common Scoreline: Brescia-Lecce (3 Matches) Brescia. Lecce Bari Sambenedettese Avellino Poland * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only ... 1981/82: 26: 8 Italy League; 1982/83: Juventus: Serie A: 28: 5 1983/84: 27: 3 1984/85: 26: 5 1985/86: Roma: Serie A: 29: 7 1986/87: 26: 4 1987/88: 21: 6 Country Poland 172 50 Italy 157 30 Total 329 80 1968 A.C.F. Seventeen seasons of Serie C: 1960s, 70s and 80s, Eccezzziunale veramente - Capitolo secondo... me, Captain Tsubasa 5: Hasha no Shōgō Campione, "Lecce, agibilità a tempo di record per il Via del Mare. Nonetheless, when club football resumed, Lecce finished as champions of Serie C, gaining promotion back into Serie B. Unione Sportiva Lecce, commonly referred to as Lecce (Italian pronunciation: [ˈlettʃe]), is an Italian football club based in Lecce, Apulia. The symbol of Lecce is a female wolf under a holm oak tree which is typical to Apulia and is also the symbol of the city of Lecce.. Campobasso. A bajnokságot hivatalosan 1986 óta rendezik meg. On 10 March 2007, Lecce clinched a historical victory over Frosinone, beaten 5–0 at Stadio Via del Mare. The club ended the 2015–16 season in third place, two points behind the second-placed team, and qualified for the playoffs round. Serse Cosmi was appointed new manager. After persistent rumours, Papadopulo quit due to a difference of opinion with the general manager of the club and was replaced by Mario Beretta, who had a quite satisfactory start in the 2008–09 Serie A season. In 2004–05, coach Zdeněk Zeman oversaw a highly attack-minded team that scored plenty of goals. 6 Draws. The season was coach Fabio Liverani's third in charge and second full season after being appointed in September 2017. Atmosphere and cuisine are the main attractions here, with rustic Apulian cuisine on offer at the countless wine bars and cafes spilling onto the city's cobblestone lanes. Brescia. From 1959 to 1975, Lecce played 17 seasons in Serie C. They came extremely close to promotion several times during that period, finishing in second place three seasons in a row (1971–72, 1972–73, 1973–74) before gaining promotion in the 1975–76 season. Bari. They lasted three seasons before relegation, and returned two years later. A bajnokságban 36 csapat szerepel, 2 darab földrajzi alapon elosztott 18 fÅs csoportban. E domenica arriva l'ex Ventura", "Conte handed 10-month ban in Scommessopoli scandal | Goal.com", "ALMANACCO SOLOBARI.IT - L'archivio storico sull'A.S. The first derby played in Serie A was played on 27 October 1985 in Bari, and was won by the home team. Sambenedettese. Having gained 36 points in the second half of the season, Lecce ended the season in the middle of the table, in ninth place. Lecce (US: / Ë l É tÊ eÉª, Ë l eÉª tÊ eÉª /, Italian: (), locally ; Salentino: Lècce; Griko: Luppìu; Latin: Lupiae; Ancient Greek: ÎÎ¿Ï ÏÎ¯Î±Î¹, romanized: Loupíai) is a historic city of 95,766 inhabitants (2015) in southern Italy, the capital of the province of Lecce, the second province in the region by population, as well as one of the most important cities of Apulia. Los Angeles Lakers 1981-82 Roster and Stats. Under the management of Eugenio Fascetti, Lecce would achieve promotion to Serie A for the first time in 1985. The following players have been selected by their country in the European Championship Finals, while playing for Lecce. Here is a chronological list of them from 1927 onwards. Lecce, Italy: Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Playing position: Midfielder: Senior career* Years: Team: Apps (Gls) 1964-1965 1965-1966 1966-1968 1968-1969 1969-1970 1970-1981 1981-1984 1984-1985 1985-1986 1986-1988: Lecce Sambenedettese Juventus Reggina Palermo Juventus Udinese Internazionale Milano Lecce Triestina: National team; 1972-1983: Italy Lecce: Cuurdinate: 40° 21' 0" N - 18° 10' 0" E: Altitudine: 49 m Superificia: 238 km² Pupulazione: 94.178 ab. Lecce ended the year again finishing tenth, putting in the spotlight talents like Valeri Bojinov and Mirko Vučinić. 1970 Gomma Gomma Milano 1971 Piacenza 1972 Gamma 3 Padova 1973 Gamma 3 Padova 1974 Falchi Astro Montecatini 1975 A.C.F.  To this day, in the Grecìa Salentina, a group of towns not far from Lecce, the griko language is still spoken. Italy - List of Women's Topscorers. La Stampa titola: "I laziali tentennano per mezz'ora poi Bigon segna e il Lecce affonda".. L'articolo così prosegue: Sullo slancio dei successi ottenuti su Foggia e Brescia, la Lazio ha centrato la terza vittoria consecutiva battendo all'Olimpico il Lecce con un secco 4-0. Sotto accusa 9 match in A del Bari! In the last few matches, the team managed to win a tough battle against other underdogs and some glorious teams such as Sampdoria that ended the season in despair. The elimination came in the play-off quarterfinals against Alessandria on penalties after two draws in two matches. On 10 August 2012, Lecce was provisionally relegated by the Disciplinary Commission set up for the Scommessopoli scandal investigations 2012–13 Lega Pro Prima Divisione because of their involvement. Later, the club was struck by a tragedy in 1983: players Michele Lo Russo and Ciro Pezzella died in an automotive accident. calcio.com utilizza cookies, anche di terze parti. Taranto Sport played Lecce in a game for promotion to Serie B from the local Southern Italian league; Lecce were victorious winning 3–2 after extra time. The club is 27th in the Serie A all-time table and is the second club from Apulia as regards appearances in the first two tiers of Italian football, with 15 Serie A seasons and 25 Serie B seasons.  Among the most important wins in the derby for Lecce there is a Serie B match ended 4-0 in Bari on 22 December 2007. The County of Lecce was one of the largest and most important fiefs in the Kingdom of Sicily from 1053 to 1463, when it was annexed directly to the crown. Relegation was official with one match to spare, after a 1–1 home draw against Fiorentina. In 2014–15 Lecce ended the season in sixth place and did not enter the playoffs. Lecce's home games are played in the 31,533-seater Stadio Via del Mare. Lecce players and fans are nicknamed salentini or simply giallorossi or lupi. The same year as their promotion, Lecce tasted cup success, winning the Coppa Italia Serie C. In 1976, Lecce took part in the Anglo-Italian Cup, notching up a 4–0 victory against Scarborough.. It is the main city of the Salentine Peninsula, a sub-peninsula at the heel of the Italian Peninsula and is over 2,000 years old. After defeating Bassano 3–0 at home, in the semi-finals Lecce lost to Foggia in both the home and the away match.  After that occasion, the derby di Puglia was played many times in Serie C and Coppa Italia, and especially in Serie A. Lecce won a Coppa Ali della Vittoria as Serie B winner in 2010, a Coppa Italia Serie C in 1975 and an Anglo-Italian Cup Semiprofessionals in 1976.