F.C. Rieti is an Italian association football club, based in Rieti, Lazio. The club currently competes in Serie C, the third tier of Italian football, playing home matches in the Centro d'Italia stadium.
|Full name||Football Club Rieti|
|Nickname(s)||Gli Amarantocelesti (The Amaranth and Skyblue)|
|Ground||Stadio Centro d'Italia -|
|2018–19||Serie C, 15th in Girone C|
Formed in 1936, the team took the current name in 1996. Its main achievement has been the promotion to second-tier Serie B in 1946.
The club was founded in 1936 as Supertessile Rieti and refounded in 1948 as S.S. Rieti and 1996 with the current name.
In the seasons 1946–47 and 1947–48 it has played in Serie B.
In the seasons 2005–06 and 2006–07 it has played in Serie C2.
In May 2018, under the presidency of Riccardo Curci, the team was promoted to Serie C. Curci has been looking for buyers since then; at first greek businessman Manthos Poulinakis bought the team, but some months later withdrawed and sold it back to Curci.
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- As of 11 February 2019
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.