Cittą di Palermo Unione Sportiva City: Palermo (Sicily-Italy) Colours: pink with black edges/black/black with pink edges Stadium: Renzo Barbera (La Favorita untill 2002), 37000 seats. Current position: Italian Championship Serie A 2004-2005. 1900 Birth of Anglo Palermitan Football Club, later called Palermo Cricket and Football Club. 1900-15 Local friendlies and Cups as Whitaker and Lipton Cup. 1915-19 War stop. 1919-20 Win Sicilian Federal Cup as Palermo Unione Sportiva. 1921-22 I Categoria Sicilian Group CCI 1st, lose the Souther finals. 1922-23 I Divisione Sicilian Group 3rd. 1923-24 I Divisione Sicilian Group 1st, Southern Semifinals Group B 4th. 1924-25 I Divisione Sicilian Group 2nd. 1925-26 Divisione Nazionale Sicilian Group 1st, Southern Semifinals Group B 5th. 1926-27 Retired from Divisione Nazionale. 1927-28 Palermo US merged with Vigor Palermo in Palermo FootBall Club. Admitted to I Divisione. 1928-29 I Divisione Group D 2nd. 1929-30 I Divisione Group D 1st. Promoted to Serie B. 1930-31 Serie B 3rd. 1931-32 Serie B 1st. Promoted to Serie A. 1932-33 Serie A 12th. 1933-34 Serie A 12th. 1934-35 Serie A 7th. 1935-36 Serie A 15th. Relegated to Serie B. 1936-37 Serie B 7th. 1937-38 Serie B 7th. 1938-39 Serie B 7th. 1939-40 Serie B 14th. Cancelled for financial problems. 1940-41 Palermo FBC merged with Juventina Palermo in Palermo-Juventina Unione Sportiva. Admitted to Serie C. 1941-42 Serie C Group H 1st. Promoted to Serie B. 1942-43 Retired from Serie B for American occupation of Sicily. 1944-45 Win Sicilian Championship as Palermo Societą Sportiva Calcio. 1945-46 Serie A/B Center-South 8th. 1946-47 Serie B Group C 8th. 1947-48 Serie B Group C 1st. Promoted to Serie A. 1948-49 Serie A 11th. 1949-50 Serie A 13th. 1950-51 Serie A 10th. 1951-52 Serie A 11th. 1952-53 Serie A 15th. 1953-54 Serie A 15th. Relegated to Serie B. 1954-55 Serie B 13th. 1955-56 Serie B 2nd. Promoted to Serie A. 1956-57 Serie A 18th. Relegated to Serie B. 1957-58 Serie B 6th 1958-59 Serie B 2nd. Promoted to Serie A. 1959-60 Serie A 16th. Relegated to Serie B. 1960-61 Serie B 3rd. Promoted to Serie A. 1961-62 Serie A 8th. 1962-63 Serie A 18th. Relegated to Serie B. 1963-64 Serie B 12th. 1964-65 Serie B 11th. 1965-66 Serie B 15th. 1966-67 Serie B 9th. 1967-68 Serie B 1st. Promoted to Serie A. 1968-69 Serie A 11th. 1969-70 Serie A 15th. Relegated to Serie B. 1970-71 Serie B 11th. 1971-72 Serie B 3rd. Promoted to Serie A. 1972-73 Serie A 15th. Relegated to Serie B. 1973-74 Serie B 5th. 1974-75 Serie B 5th. 1975-76 Serie B 11th. 1976-77 Serie B 13th. 1977-78 Serie B 6th. 1978-79 Serie B 7th. 1979-80 Serie B 10th. 1980-81 Serie B 14th. 1981-82 Serie B 7th. 1982-83 Serie B 15th. 1983-84 Serie B 17th. Relegated to Serie C1. 1984-85 Serie C1 Group B 2nd. Promoted to Serie B 1985-86 Serie B 16th. 1986-87 Not admitted to Serie B for money problems. Re-founded as Cittą di Palermo Unione Sportiva, admitted to Serie C2. 1987-88 Serie C2 Group D 1st. 1988-89 Serie C1 Group B 3rd. 1989-90 Serie C1 Group B 5th. 1990-91 Serie C1 Group B 2nd. Promoted to Serie B. 1991-92 Serie B 18th. Relegated to Serie C1. 1992-93 Serie C1 Group B 1st. Promoted to Serie B. 1993-94 Serie B 14th. 1994-95 Serie B 12th. 1995-96 Serie B 7th. 1996-97 Serie B 19th. Relegated to Serie C1. 1997-98 Serie C1 Group B 16th. Relegated to Serie C2 and then readmitted to Serie C1. 1998-99 Serie C1 Group B 4th. 1999-00 Serie C1 Group B 6th. 2000-01 Serie C1 Group B 1st. Promoted to Serie B. 2001-02 Serie B 10th. 2002-03 Serie B 5th. 2003-04 Serie B 1st. Promoted to Serie A. 2004-05 Serie A 6st. 2005-06 Serie A.
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