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Football Club Crotone S.r.l., commonly referred to as Crotone, is an Italian football club based in Crotone, Calabria. Founded in 1910, it holds its home games at Stadio Ezio Scida, which has a 16,547-seat capacity.

The club is based in the ancient Greek settlement of Kroton, one of the first Greek colonies in what is now known as modern day Italy. The club is proud of their Greek origins with their banners and slogans and regularly depicting Greek icons such as soldiers of Sparta.[citation needed]

The first team from Crotone, Società sportiva Crotona, was founded as soon as September 1910, but without adhering to Italian Football Federation, and the following main teams of Crotone, like Milone Crotone, did not participated before 1921-1923 in several minor leagues including Prima Divisione (which later would be known as Serie C). Following World War II, a new club, Unione Sportiva Crotone replaced the previous one, playing seven seasons in Serie C.

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In 1963 the club was relegated to Serie D, but returned to the third division the following year, remaining there for fourteen consecutive seasons, missing promotion in 1977 when finishing third behind Bari and Paganese. In 1978, following the Italian football league reorganisation, Crotone was relegated to Serie C2 and the following year was declared bankrupt. A new club, Associazione Sportiva Crotone, began competing again in the Prima Categoria (eighth division).

Crotone was promoted to Serie C2 in 1984–85, but only for one season. The team’s name was changed to Kroton Calcio, and the club was promoted again to C2 after the 1986–87 season, where it played until 1991. A second bankruptcy led to the foundation of Football Club Crotone Calcio with Raffaele Vrenna as chairman, starting in the Promozione (7th level). Crotone gained successive promotions to Serie C2 and C1, winning in the play-offs against Locri and Benevento, respectively.

Leagues
Coppa Italia, Italian Seria A
Seasons
2019, 2019-2020, 2020, 2020-2021, 2021
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Results

(MatchWeek 13)
Italian Seria A
2020-2021
Stadio Luigi Ferraris

(MatchWeek 12)
Italian Seria A
2020-2021
Stadio Friuli

(MatchWeek 11)
Italian Seria A
2020-2021
Stadio Ezio Scida

(MatchWeek 10)
Italian Seria A
2020-2021
Stadio Ezio Scida

(MatchWeek 9)
Italian Seria A
2020-2021
Stadio Renato Dall'Ara

(MatchWeek 8)
Italian Seria A
2020-2021
Stadio Ezio Scida

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