S.P.A.L. 1907

Italian association football club based in Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna

Società Polisportiva Ars et Labor, commonly known as S.P.A.L. (Italian pronunciation: [spal]), is a professional football club from Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. Founded in 1907, the team plays in Serie B, the second tier of Italian football. They have played their home matches at Stadio Paolo Mazza since 1928.

SPAL
Full nameSocietà Polisportiva Ars et Labor S.p.A.
Nickname(s)Gli Spallini
I Biancazzurri (The White and Blues)
Gli Estensi (The House of Este)
Founded1907; 113 years ago (1907) (as "Società Polisportiva Ars et Labor")
2005; 15 years ago (2005) (refounded)
2012; 8 years ago (2012) (refounded)
GroundStadio Paolo Mazza,
Ferrara, Italy
Ground Capacity16,134
OwnerVetroresina S.p.A.
ChairmanWalter Mattioli
Head coachPasquale Marino
LeagueSerie B
2019/2020th of 20 (relegated)
WebsiteClub website
Current season

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 5 October 2020

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Etrit Berisha
3   DF Luca Ranieri (on loan from Fiorentina)
4   DF Nenad Tomović
5   DF Bartosz Salamon
6   MF Salvatore Esposito
7   MF Simone Missiroli
8   MF Mattia Valoti
9   FW Alberto Paloschi (vice-captain)
10   FW Sergio Floccari (captain)
11   MF Alessandro Murgia
12   GK Cesare Galeotti
13   MF Georgi Tunjov
14   FW Federico Di Francesco (on loan from Sassuolo)
15   MF Federico Zanchetta
17   MF Leonardo Sernicola (on loan from Sassuolo)
19   MF Lucas Castro
No. Position Player
20   DF Caleb Okoli (on loan from Atalanta)
21   FW Sebastiano Esposito (on loan from Internazionale)
22   GK Demba Thiam
23   DF Francesco Vicari (third captain)
24   MF Federico Viviani
25   DF Riccardo Spaltro
27   MF Gabriel Strefezza
32   DF Marco Sala (on loan from Sassuolo)
41   DF Lorenzo Dickmann
77   MF Marco D'Alessandro
89   DF Jakub Iskra
94   FW Jaume Cuéllar
95   FW Marko Janković
97   GK Maurice Gomis
98   DF Riccardo Mastrilli
99   FW Enrico Brignola (on loan from Sassuolo)

Out on loanEdit

As of 5 October 2020

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
  GK Marco Meneghetti (at Südtirol until 30 June 2021)
  DF Kevin Bonifazi (at Udinese until 30 June 2021)
  DF Igor Julio (at Fiorentina until 30 June 2021, obligation to buy)
No. Position Player
  DF Paolo Cannistrà (at Cavese until 30 June 2021)
  MF Davide Mazzocco (at Virtus Entella until 30 June 2021)

HonoursEdit

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CupsEdit

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YouthEdit