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Carlo Recalcati (born September 11, 1945 in Milan, Italy) is a Italian professional basketball coach, and a former player.

Carlo Recalcati
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Recalcati, in 2010.
Personal information
Born (1945-09-11) September 11, 1945 (age 74)
Milan, Italy
Listed height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Listed weight175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
Playing career1962–1981
PositionShooting guard / Small forward
Coaching career1980–2018
Career history
As player:
1962–1979 Cantù
1979–1981Pallacanestro Parma
As coach:
1980–1981Pallacanestro Parma
1981–1984Alpe Bergamo
1990–1995Viola Reggio Calabria
1995Teorematour Milano
1996–1997Celana Bergamo
1997–1999 Varese
1999–2001Fortitudo Bologna
2003–2006Montepaschi Siena
2012–2014Sutor Montegranaro
2014–2016Reyer Venezia
2018Auxilium Torino
Career highlights and awards
As player:

As head coach:

Career statistics

He was the head coach of the senior Italian national basketball team, from 2001 to 2009, and led them to the silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympic Games, and the bronze medal at the EuroBasket 2003.

Playing careerEdit

As a player on the club level, Recalcati played for Pallacanestro Cantù (1962–1979, winning the Italian League championship in 1968 and 1975), and Pallacanestro Parma (1979–1981). He also played for the senior Italian national team, from 1967 to 1975 (winning the bronze at EuroBasket 1971 and EuroBasket 1975).

Coaching careerEdit

As a basketball coach, Recalcati coached Pallacanestro Parma (1980–81), Alpe Bergamo (1982–84), Pallacanestro Cantù (1984–90, reached the final in the FIBA Korać Cup in the 1988–89 season), Viola Reggio Calabria (1990–95), Teorematour Milano (1995), Pallacanestro Varese (1997–1999, won the Italian League championship in the 1998–99 season), Fortitudo Bologna (1999–01, won the Italian League championship in the 1999–00 season), and Montepaschi Siena (2003–06, won the Italian League championship in the 2003–04 season, and the Italian Supercup, in the 2004–05 season.

In January 16, 2018, Recalcati became the new head coach of Fiat Torino.[1]



  1. ^ "Fiat Torino hires Carlo Recalcati as head coach". Retrieved 16 January 2018.[permanent dead link]

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