Italian Bandy Federation

Italian Bandy Federation (Italian: Federazione Italiana Bandy) was a governing body for bandy and rink bandy in Italy. It had its headquarters in Milan.

Italian Bandy Federation
Sportbandy, rink bandy
Founded2003 (2003)
AffiliationFIB
Affiliation date26 October 2003 (26 October 2003)

The Federation was founded in 2003 and became a member of the Federation of International Bandy (FIB) on 26 October the same year.[1][2] One of the driving forces behind the reintroduction of bandy in Italy was former AC Milan footballer Nils Liedholm, who became an honorary chairman of the federation.[3] As of 2017, the federation is defunct and is not listed as a member of FIB anymore.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "This is FIB". Federation of International Bandy. Retrieved 13 August 2021.
  2. ^ List of all members as of January 2012 with contact information, saved at web.archive.org, read 12 February 2017
  3. ^ Giovanni Pellecchia (21 November 2009). "I GRANDI MISTER DEL PASSATO: NILS LIEDHOLM". Retestadio.it. Archived from the original on 2 March 2014. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  4. ^ Members Archived 2016-02-17 at the Wayback Machine