Club Olimpo

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Full name Club Olimpo
Nickname(s) Aurinegro
El Equipo de la Ciudad
Founded 15 October 1910; 107 years ago (1910-10-15)
Ground Estadio Roberto Natalio Carminatti
Bahía Blanca, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
Ground Capacity 20,000[1]
President Mauro Altieri
Manager Darío Bonjour (caretaker)
League Primera B Nacional
2017–18 Primera División, 28th (Relegated)
Website Club website
Current season

Club Olimpo, usually referred to as Olimpo de Bahía Blanca, is an Argentine sports club based in the city of Bahía Blanca, Buenos Aires Province. The club was founded on 15 October 1910, and its main activities are basketball and association football. The football team currently plays in the Primera División, the top level of the Argentine football league system.


The club is based in Bahía Blanca, having been founded in 1910.[2]

In 1982 Olimpo played the Torneo Regional, where it lost in the Group 1 play-off to Mariano Moreno.[3]

The team were relegated from the first division in the 2005–06 season, losing a play-off against Belgrano.[4]

After winning the Apertura and Clausura of the Primera B Nacional in 2006–07 season, Olimpo returned to the Primera División. However, the team would be relegated during its first season back in the division, the 2007–08 season.

After two seasons back in the Primera B Nacional, Olimpo won promotion for the third time to play the 2010–11 season in the Argentine topflight.


Current squad[edit]

As of 16 September 2017.[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 Argentina GK Jorge Carranza
2 Argentina DF Sergio Ojeda (on loan from Independiente)
3 Argentina DF Cristian Villanueva
5 Argentina MF Lucas Villarruel (on loan from Huracán (BA))
6 Argentina DF Matías Cahais
7 Argentina FW Luis Vila
9 Argentina FW Ramón Lentini
10 Argentina FW Ezequiel Vidal
11 Argentina FW Franco Troyansky
13 Argentina DF Nicolás Herranz
14 Argentina MF Franco Bellocq (on loan from Independiente)
16 Argentina DF Lucas Mancinelli
17 Argentina MF Maximiliano Fornari
No. Position Player
18 Uruguay MF Gonzalo Porras
19 Uruguay MF Emiliano Tellechea
20 Argentina MF David Vega
21 Venezuela MF Michael Covea
22 Argentina GK Sebastián Anchoverri
23 Argentina DF Mauricio Rosales (on loan from Estudiantes)
25 Argentina DF Nicolás Pantaleone
26 Argentina FW Matías Mayer
27 Argentina MF Rodrigo Cabalucci
28 Argentina DF Pedro Silva (on loan from Boca Juniors)
30 Argentina MF Lautaro Belleggia
31 Argentina MF Said Llambay
33 Slovakia FW David Depetris (on loan from Huracán (BA))

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
23 Argentina MF Julián Fernández (at Palestino until 30 June 2018)
30 Argentina MF Martín Pérez Guedes (at Mitre until 30 June 2018)
No. Position Player
Argentina DF Adrián Martínez (at Guillermo Brown until 30 June 2018)
Argentina GK Nereo Champagne (at Leganés until 30 June 2018)

Notable former players[edit]



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  2. ^ "Club Olimpo De Bahía Blanca". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 8 April 2016. 
  3. ^ Pablo Ciullin (21 July 2011). "Torneo Regional 1982". RSSSF. Retrieved 8 May 2013. 
  4. ^ Osvaldo José Gorgazzi (22 January 2009). "2005/2006". Final Tables Argentina 2001–2010. RSSSF. Retrieved 2 September 2015. 
  5. ^ "Olimpo squad". Soccerway. 16 August 2017. Retrieved 16 August 2017. 
  6. ^ "Club Olimpo de Bahía Blanca: Trophies". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 8 April 2016. 

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