Associazione Calcio Reggiana City: Reggio Emilia, Italy Colours: garnet with blue or garnet trousers period: 1919-1960 Current position: Italian Championship Serie C1 Group A 2003-2004. The Reggiana Calcio is the sole Italian Soccer Society which owns her Stadium: the Stadio Giglio opened on 1995 April, 15th in substitution of the old field, the Mirabello. It has 29.546 seats. 1919 September. 25th. Birth of Reggiana AC. First official match: Spal Ferrara - Reggiana 3-3 (friendly). It began its history, with a black shirt, in the Promozione emiliana. 1919-20 third in the Preliminary Group of Promozione Emilia with 8 pts. Admitted to the 1st Division. 1920-21 I Division Emilia 4th in Group A with 4 pts. 1921-22 I Division Emilia 4th in Group B FIGC Tournament with 5 pts. Relegated. 1922-23 II Division Emilia 4th with 17 pts. Now the shirt is garnet. 1923-24 II Division second with 22 pts. Earned 11 pts. in the II Division Final Round winning the playoff. Promoted to I Division. 1924-25 I Division Northern League 8th in Group A with 20 pts. 1925-26 I Division Northern League 9th in Group B with 17 pts. Relegated to the new I Division (2nd level). 1926-27 I Division first in Group C with 28 pts. Admitted to the Final Round were was third with 5 punti after Novara (Champion of I Division) and Pro Patria. Promoted to Divisione Nazionale. 1927-28 Divisione Nazionale 11th in the Group A with 8 pts. Relegated and afterwards readmitted. 1928-29 Divisione Nazionale 15th in Group B 13 pts. Relegated to Serie B. 1929-30 Serie B 16th with 23 pts. Relegated to the I Division (now third level). 1930-31 I Division Group B, second with 35 pts. Admitted to the Final Round. Final Group B 4th with 3 pts. 1931-32 I Division Group B 4th with 31 pts. 1932-33 I Division Group E second with 30 pts. 1933-34 I Division Group D first with 38 pts. Admitted to the Final Round. Final Group D 4th with 4 pts. 1934-35 I Division Group E first with 38 pts. Admitted to the Final Round. Final Group A first with 8 pts. Lost the Playoff with Robur Siena in Pistoia by 7-0. 1935-36 Serie C Group B second with 45 pts. 1936-37 Serie C Group B 5th with 32 pts. 1937-38 Serie C Group B third with 39 pts. 1938-39 Serie C Group B first with 37 pts. Admitted to the Final Round. Final Group A third with 5 pts. The garnet shirt substituted by a strange garnet-blue vertical striped one. 1939-40 Serie C Group B first with 46 pts. Admitted to the Final Round. Final Group A first with 9 pts. Promoted to Serie B. 1940-41 Serie B 9th with 33 pts. 1941-42 Serie B 16th with 25 pts. Relegated to Serie C 1942-43 Serie C Group G second with 27 pts. 1943-44 Alta Italia Tournament Mixed Group C Emilia second with 11 pts. Retired from the playoff Vs, AC Carpi. 1944-45 No matches. Wartime stop. 1945-46 Northern League Championship Series B and C Mixed Group C first with 29 pts. Admitted to the Final Round. Final Group: 4th with 9 pts. Admitted to Serie B. Returns the garnet shirt. 1946-47 Serie B Group B 13th with 39 pts. 1947-48 Serie B Group B 5th with 39 pts. 1948-49 Serie B 16th with 39 pts. 1949-50 Serie B 17th with 37 pts. 1950-51 Serie B 13th with 40 pts. 1951-52 Serie B 19th with 24 pts. Relegated to Serie C 1952-53 Serie C 18th with 11 pts (20 penalty points for illicit behaviour). Relegated to IV Serie. 1953-54 IV Serie Group C third with 36 pts. 1954-55 IV Serie Group C 7th with 36 pts. 1955-56 IV Serie Group C first with 54 pts. Admitted to the Playoffs. In the Final Group earned 9 pts. being promoted to Serie C 1956-57 Serie C 4th with 38 pts. 1957-58 Serie C first with 43 pts. Promoted to Serie B. 1958-59 Serie B 4th with 43 pts. 1959-60 Serie B 5th with 39 pts. Is the time of the Italy's Centennial. Since the first Italian National Flag (the green-white-red Tricolore) was issued in Reggio Emilia in 1860, the team adopted a white shirt with two large Vs on chest, one green and the other red with white space between them. 1960-61 Serie B 4th with 43 pts.
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