Udinese football club is an Italian football club which was founded in 1896. It is the second oldest club in history of Italy. The club is highly praised for their domination and eagerness to succeed in the Serie A, Udinese FC’s mettle has been proved by the fact that they have won 7 major trophies. The club is currently owned by Giampaolo Pozzo who is the one solely responsible for club’s huge success in recent years.
Udinese football club is also known as ‘Little Zebras’ among its supporters and plays its home matches at the Stadio Friuli; having a capacity to hold over 41,652 fans. The club possesses a highly skilled squad under the supervision of Italian manager Francesco Guidolin who has, so far helped the club to achieve success in domestic and international competitions. The clubs crest colors consist of black, yellow and white. The crest’s shape is in a circular form which consist of yellowish leafy circular strip along with a black and white shield in-between it. The club name ‘Udinese Calcio’ and establishing date 1896 is also written at the top. The team’s home kit is black and white striped shirt, black shorts, and white socks. Udinese football club has a huge fan following.
Since it’s establishment in 1900, Lazio football club of the Italian League (SERIE A) has dominated the world of football and also performed well in European competitions as well. The club has won significant amount of trophies since it’s establishment and is currently in the 5th position of the SERIE A and looking in contetion for a top four finish by the end of the season in order to qualify for the group stages of the UEFA Champions League next year. ‘LE AQUILE’ has a very talented and experienced squad that has a good team chemistry which allows the club to achieve success. The club is currently at 162 position in the world club rankings according to the IFFHS rankings.
Performance record of Societa Sportiva Lazio football club:
1) Serie A Winners (2 times).
2) Coppa Italia Winners (5 times).
3) Serie B Champions.
4) UEFA Cup Winner’s Cup Winners.
5) UEFA Supercup Winners.
S.S. Lazio fc last won any major title in the 2008/09 season and has since then been unable to lift anymore silverware but the current squad is in impeccable form and has produced good results in the season so far therefore it is not long before the club win’s another trophy and makes the fans proud.
Napoli football club has had an impressive performance record since the club’s existence and has stayed in the top half of the domestic league for most of the time since it’s establishment; the club is currently 3rd in the Serie A and looking strong to book a place in the 2011/12 UEFA Champions League group stages by the end of the season. ‘The Blues’ have a talented squad consisting of world renowned players such as Marek Hamsik and Ezequiel Lavezzi who have ensured that the club performs consistently. Napoli fc has won a fair amount of trophies and the club’s exemplary performance record speaks for itself.
Performance record of Napoli football club
1) Serie A Champions (2 times).
2) Serie B Champions.
3) Serie C1 Southern Champions.
4) Coppa Italia Winners (3 times).
5) Supercoppa Italiana Winners.
6) UEFA Cup/Europa League Winners.
7) Coppa delle Alpi Winners.
8) Anglo-Italian League Cup Winners.
S.S.C. Napoli football club has a remarkable performance record but the club is yet to lift a trophy since the 2005/06 season when they won the ‘Serie C1’ but the current squad is really strong and the fans are hopeful that Napoli fc will lift a trophy in the near future.
Napoli football club is undoubtedly one of the best football clubs in Serie A.
Football Club Internazionale Milano was founded on 9th March, 1908. The name of the club itself indicates that even players of foreign nationality can play in their club. The club was set up by the members of Milan CFC which is the ancestor of AC Milan. The creation of Internazionale club is because a group of Italians and Swiss who were unhappy on the Italian domination in the team of AC Milan. The club’s logo was designed by Giorgio Muggiani. The club won their first Scudetto in the year 1909-10.
In the year1929, the President of the club Oreste Simonotti changed the name of the club in to AS Ambrosiana even though the club was known as “Inter” among the supporters. Under the captaincy of Giuseppe Meazza, they won the Italian Cup or Coppa Italia in the year 1938-39 as well as the fifth league championship in the year 1940. The club was again re-named as Internazionale FC Milano which is almost similar to the original name after the end of World War II and is continued to be known in that name. The golden era of the club is also known as “La Grande Inter” which was after the arrival of the President, Angelo Moratti in 1955. They won the 11th league as well as the 12th league titles in the year 1971 and 1980 respectively.