1955–56 Serie A

The 1955–56 Serie A season was won by Fiorentina.

Serie A
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1955–56 Fiorentina team
Season1955–56
ChampionsFiorentina
1st title
RelegatedNovara
Pro Patria
European CupFiorentina
Matches played306
Goals scored838 (2.74 per match)
Top goalscorerGino Pivatelli
(29 goals)

TeamsEdit

Vicenza and Padova had been promoted from Serie B.

Final classificationEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Fiorentina (C) 34 20 13 1 59 20 +39 53 Qualification to European Cup first round
2 Milan 34 16 9 9 70 48 +22 41
3 Internazionale 34 16 7 11 57 36 +21 39
3 Lazio 34 14 11 9 54 46 +8 39
5 Bologna 34 15 7 12 68 52 +16 37
6 Roma 34 11 13 10 43 40 +3 35
6 Sampdoria 34 12 11 11 51 54 −3 35
8 Padova 34 14 6 14 41 43 −2 34
9 SPAL 34 10 13 11 40 39 +1 33
9 Genoa 34 12 9 13 50 52 −2 33
9 Torino 34 12 9 13 43 45 −2 33
9 Juventus 34 8 17 9 32 37 −5 33
9 Vicenza 34 10 13 11 31 40 −9 33
14 Napoli 34 10 12 12 46 49 −3 32
15 Atalanta 34 11 9 14 50 55 −5 31
16 Triestina 34 10 10 14 27 44 −17 30
17 Novara (R) 34 8 10 16 45 51 −6 26 Relegation to Serie B
18 Pro Patria (R) 34 3 9 22 31 87 −56 15
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ATA BOL FIO GEN INT JUV LRV LAZ MIL NAP NOV PAD PPA ROM SAM SPA TOR TRI
Atalanta 1–0 0–0 2–2 1–1 1–1 3–0 1–1 4–3 1–2 2–1 0–2 4–1 1–1 4–1 4–3 1–2 2–0
Bologna 1–0 0–2 4–1 2–3 0–1 1–1 0–2 2–1 3–1 3–2 3–1 6–1 1–0 5–2 2–2 6–1 3–1
Fiorentina 4–1 0–0 3–1 0–0 2–0 2–0 4–1 3–0 0–0 4–2 1–0 4–1 2–0 0–0 0–0 2–0 1–0
Genoa 2–1 2–1 3–1 4–3 0–0 2–2 3–3 3–1 3–1 2–0 0–0 3–0 3–3 2–1 1–1 3–1 1–0
Internazionale 1–2 0–3 1–3 3–0 0–2 1–0 2–3 2–1 3–0 2–0 0–1 4–0 1–1 7–1 3–1 1–0 0–0
Juventus 2–1 2–2 0–4 1–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 0–1 2–2 3–0 3–1 0–0 2–2 2–2 0–2 0–1
Vicenza 1–0 2–3 1–1 2–1 0–2 3–2 0–1 1–3 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 2–0 0–0 2–0 1–0 1–1
Lazio 2–2 2–2 2–2 2–0 2–2 2–0 1–3 2–3 1–1 2–0 3–1 2–0 1–0 1–2 3–0 0–1 1–1
Milan 4–1 3–0 0–2 3–2 1–2 3–1 0–0 1–3 0–0 4–2 4–1 3–3 4–1 6–1 2–0 3–1 1–0
Napoli 0–3 3–3 2–4 2–1 0–2 1–1 0–0 1–2 2–0 0–2 1–0 8–1 1–1 3–1 2–2 2–2 3–2
Novara 2–1 2–0 1–1 1–2 2–2 0–0 2–0 6–2 3–4 1–0 3–0 2–1 2–2 1–2 1–1 1–2 0–1
Padova 5–1 3–1 0–1 2–1 1–0 1–1 3–1 1–2 1–5 1–1 2–1 2–1 2–0 1–3 0–0 2–0 4–0
Pro Patria 2–0 2–2 2–2 1–0 0–4 2–2 0–1 1–2 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–2 3–5 2–0 1–2 1–1 1–4
Roma 3–2 2–0 1–1 2–0 1–0 1–1 4–1 0–0 0–0 2–1 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–2 1–1 2–1 4–1
Sampdoria 4–0 2–5 0–0 0–0 3–2 2–0 1–3 1–1 2–2 3–0 1–1 0–1 7–0 1–0 3–1 0–0 1–0
SPAL 0–0 2–1 0–1 1–0 0–1 0–0 5–0 1–0 0–0 1–2 2–0 2–0 2–1 1–0 1–1 1–2 4–0
Torino 1–3 1–0 0–1 2–2 0–2 0–0 0–0 2–2 1–1 1–4 2–1 2–0 6–0 2–1 2–1 0–0 5–0
Triestina 0–0 1–3 1–1 2–0 0–0 1–1 0–2 1–0 1–3 2–1 0–0 1–0 1–0 0–0 0–0 3–1 1–0
Source: Almanacco Illustrato del Calcio - La Storia 1898-2004, Panini Edizioni, Modena, September 2005 (in Italian)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Gino Pivatelli Bologna 29
2   Gunnar Nordahl Milan 23
3   Giuseppe Virgili Fiorentina 20
4   Adriano Bassetto Atalanta 18
5   Eddie Firmani Sampdoria 17
6   Luís Vinício Napoli 16
    Juan Alberto Schiaffino Milan
8   Attilio Frizzi Genoa 14
9     Miguel Montuori Fiorentina 13
  Mario Tortul Sampdoria
11     Dino da Costa Roma 12
  Lorenzo Bettini Lazio
  Amedeo Bonistalli Padova
14   Lennart Skoglund Internazionale 11
  Riccardo Carapellese Genoa
  Giorgio Dal Monte Milan
  Ezio Pascutti Bologna

References and sourcesEdit

  • Almanacco Illustrato del Calcio - La Storia 1898-2004, Panini Edizioni, Modena, September 2005

External linksEdit