A.C.D. Nardò

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Nardò
Nuova Nardò Calcio.png
Full nameAssociazione Calcio Dilettantistica Nardò
Nickname(s)Toro (Bull)
Founded1925
2014 (refounded)
GroundStadio Giovanni Paolo II,
Nardò, Italy
Capacity5,000
ManagerFrancesco Bitetto
LeagueSerie D/H
2017–188th

A.C.D. Nardò (usually referred to as simply Nardò) is an Italian association football club, based in Nardò, Apulia. It currently plays in Serie D.

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1925 as U.S. Neritina.

Serie C[edit]

It has a quite glorious past, with three seasons in the Italian Serie C, the former 3rd level of Italian football, between the 60s and the 70s and having won 3 Coppe Italia Regionali and 1 Coppa Italia di Serie D.

From the 1998–99 to the 2001–02 season it has played in Serie C2.

Radiation and refoundation[edit]

On 6 November 2013 after renouncing to play four games in Serie D[1] Nardò was removed by LND.[2]

Before the 2014–15 season the club bought the sporting rights of ASD Copertino (from Copertino), establishing ACD Nardò, it was subsequently admitted to Eccellenza Pugliese.

Colors and badge[edit]

The official color of the team is amaranth.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://ricerca.repubblica.it/repubblica/archivio/repubblica/2013/11/05/debiti-partite-saltate-il-nardo-radiato-dalla.html?rss
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 9 November 2013. Retrieved 2013-11-07.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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