Atalanta BC

Atalanta BC (BC stands for Bergamasca Calcio) were established in 1907. It was a result of a merge with another club, when called Bergamasca. The club joined the Italian league in 1929. They have won Serie B on many occasions, but are yet waiting for their first Serie A victory.

Basic facts

Founded: 1907
Country: Italy
City: Bergamo

Home grounds

Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia (1927-)

Main Trophies

Coppa Italia: 1

Two Atalanta players
Lifting the Coppa Italia trophy in 1963.

History

Atalanta has won Coppa Italia once, in 1963. They have also been runners-up in the same tournament twice. The name of the club is taken after a goddess in the Greek mythology.

By Oscar Anderson

Trivia

Football clubs also founded in 1907:

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Football clubs ordered after establishment

Club nicknames:

La Dea (The Goddess)

Serie A record

Season Position Points Notes
2017-18 7 60  
2016-17 4 72  
2015-16 13 45  
2014-15 17 37  
2013-14 11 50  
2012-13 15 40  
2011-12 12 46  
2010-11 - -  
2009-10 18 35 Relegated
2008-09 11 47  
2007-08 9 48  
2006-07 8 50  
2005-06 - -  
2004-05 20 35 Relegated
2003-04 - -  
2002-03 15 38 Relegated
2001-02 9 45  
2000-01 7 44  
1999-00 - -  

Serie A – facts, stats and history

References:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atalanta_B.C.
Image sources:
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