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Serie B

Italian football league

Serie B is the second football league division in Italy.

Serie B
Founded1929
CountryItaly
Level on pyramid2
Most championshipsGenoa,Atalanta (6 titles each)

Promotion and RelegationEdit

PromotionEdit

At the end of the seasons, three teams are promoted to Serie A. The first two teams are directly qualified to Serie A.

The third team is selected by play-offs. If the third team is 10 points or more ahead the 4th, The third team is automatically qualified.

RelegationEdit

The three last-placed teams are directly relegated to serie C, and the 19th is automatically relegated only if the 18th is 5 points or more ahead.

If the 18th is not 5 points or more ahead the 19th, there will be play-outs.

Team ListEdit

Seasons in Serie BEdit

  • 60 seasons: Brescia
  • 52 seasons: Verona
  • 50 seasons: Modena
  • 46 seasons: Bari
  • 43 seasons: Palermo
  • 38 seasons: Monza
  • 37 seasons: Padova
  • 36 seasons: Pescara
  • 35 seasons: Catania, Vicenza
  • 34 seasons: Como, Novara, Venezia
  • 33 seasons: Genoa, Reggiana
  • 32 seasons: Cesena, Messina, Pisa
  • 31 seasons: Taranto
  • 29 seasons: Cagliari
  • 28 seasons: Atalanta, Catanzaro
  • 27 seasons: Cremonese, Parma, Salernitana, Ternana
  • 26 seasons: Lecce
  • 25 seasons: Livorno, Perugia, Spezia
  • 24 seasons: Foggia
  • 22 seasons: Ancona, Reggina, Triestina
  • 21 seasons: Ascoli, Sambenedettese, SPAL, Varese
  • 20 seasons: Alessandria, Empoli
  • 19 seasons: Avellino, Cosenza, Lucchese, Pistoiese
  • 18 seasons: Piacenza, Udinese
  • 16 seasons: Arezzo, Treviso
  • 14 seasons: Legnano, Mantova
  • 13 seasons: Pro Patria, Pro Vercelli, Siena
  • 12 seasons: Bologna, Fanfulla, Napoli, Torino
  • 11 seasons: Cittadella, Crotone, Lazio, Lecco, Sampdoria, Vigevano
  • 10 seasons: Marzotto, Prato
  • 9 seasons: AlbinoLeffe, Rimini
  • 8 seasons: Chievo, Frosinone
  • 7 seasons: Ravenna, Siracusa
  • 6 seasons: Brindisi, Fidelis Andria, Grosseto, Seregno, Viareggio
  • 5 seasons: Campobasso, Fiorentina, Potenza, Sassuolo, Savona
  • 4 seasons: Barletta, Casale, Carpi, Juve Stabia, Latina, Monfalcone, Pavia, Pro Sesto, Trapani, Virtus Entella, Virtus Lanciano
  • 3 seasons: Cavese, Derthona, Grion Pola, L'Aquila, Nocerina, Piombino, Sanremese, Savoia
  • 2 seasons: Acireale, Biellese, Carrarese, Casertana, Castel di Sangro, Crema, Fiumana, Gallaratese, Gubbio, Licata, Liguria, Milan, Pro Gorizia, Rieti, Sampierdarenese, Scafatese, Suzzara, Trani, Vogherese
  • 1 season: Alba Trastevere, Alzano Virescit, Arsenale Taranto, Benevento, Bolzano, Centese, Fermana, Forlì, Gallipoli, Juventus, La Dominante, Maceratese, Magenta, Massese, M.A.T.E.R., Matera, Mestrina, Molinella, Portogruaro, Roma, Sestrese, Sorrento, Vita Nova

Serie B members in 2017-18Edit

Team Home city Stadium Capacity 2016–17 season
Ascoli Ascoli Piceno Stadio Cino e Lillo Del Duca 10,887 15th in Serie B
Avellino Avellino Stadio Partenio – Adriano Lombardi 10,215 17th in Serie B
Bari Bari Stadio San Nicola 58,270 12th in Serie B
Brescia Brescia Stadio Mario Rigamonti 16,743 14th in Serie B
Carpi Carpi Stadio Sandro Cabassi 5,510 7th in Serie B
Cesena Cesena Orogel Stadium Dino Manuzzi 23,860 13th in Serie B
Cittadella Cittadella Stadio Pier Cesare Tombolato 7,623 6th in Serie B
Cremonese Cremona Stadio Giovanni Zini 20,641 Lega Pro/A Champions
Empoli Empoli Stadio Carlo Castellani 16,800 18th in Serie A
Foggia Foggia Stadio Pino Zaccheria 16,798 Lega Pro/C Champions
Frosinone Frosinone Stadio Benito Stirpe 16,125 3rd in Serie B
Novara Novara Stadio Silvio Piola 17,875 9th in Serie B
Palermo Palermo Stadio Renzo Barbera 36,349 19th in Serie A
Parma Parma Stadio Ennio Tardini 27,906 2nd in Lega Pro/B
Perugia Perugia Stadio Renato Curi 23,125 4th in Serie B
Pescara Pescara Stadio Adriatico – Giovanni Cornacchia 20,515 20th in Serie A
Pro Vercelli Vercelli Stadio Silvio Piola 5,500 16th in Serie B
Salernitana Salerno Stadio Arechi 31,300 11th in Serie B
Spezia La Spezia Stadio Alberto Picco 10,290 8th in Serie B
Ternana Terni Stadio Libero Liberati 17,460 18th in Serie B
Venezia Venice Stadio Pierluigi Penzo 7,450 Lega Pro/B Champions
Virtus Entella Chiavari Stadio Comunale Aldo Gastaldi 5,535 10th in Serie B

Perfomances by clubEdit

Club Winners Runners-up Winning Years
Genoa 6 1 1935, 1953, 1962, 1973, 1976, 1989
Atalanta 6 3 1928, 1940, 1959, 1984, 2006, 2011
Palermo 5 2 1932, 1948, 1968, 2004, 2014
Bari 4 6 1935, 1942, 1946, 2009
Brescia 3 6 1965, 1992, 1997
Verona 3 5 1957, 1982, 1999
Como 3 2 1949, 1980, 2002
Torino 3 2 1960, 1990, 2001
Varese 3 1 1964, 1970, 1974
Vicenza 3 1 1955, 1977, 2000
Fiorentina 3 1931, 1939, 1994
Novara 3 3 1927, 1938, 1948
Venezia 2 3 1961, 1966
Napoli 2 3 1946, 1950
Pescara 2 2 1987, 2012
Udinese 2 2 1956, 1979
Ascoli 2 1 1978, 1986
Livorno 2 1 1933, 1937
Bologna 2 1 1988, 1996
Lucchese 2 1936, 1947
Milan 2 1981, 1983
Salernitana 2 1947, 1998
SPAL 2 1951, 2017
Modena 1 4 1943
Pisa 1 4 1985
Cagliari 1 3 2016
Padova 1 3 1948
Lazio 1 2 1969
Lecce 1 2 2010
Perugia 1 2 1975
Pro Patria 1 2 1947
Alessandria 1 1 1946
Catania 1 1 1954
Empoli 1 1 2005
Foggia 1 1 1991
Mantova 1 1 1971
Piacenza 1 1 1995
Reggiana 1 1 1993
Sampdoria 1 1 1967
Siena 1 1 2003
Ternana 1 1 1972
Carpi 1 2015
Casale 1 1930
Chievo 1 2008
Juventus 1 2007
Liguria 1 - 1941
Messina 1 1963
Roma 1 1952
Sampierdarenese 1 - 1934
Sassuolo 1 2013
Triestina 1 1958
Spezia 1 1929
Legnano 4
Catanzaro 2
Cesena 2
Lecco 2
Cremonese 1
Crotone 1
Frosinone 1
Parma 1
Pistoiese 1
Treviso 1

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