Racing de Córdoba

Club Atlético Racing (usually referred as Racing de Córdoba) is an Argentine football club from the city of Córdoba. The team currently plays in Torneo Argentino A, the regionalised third division of the Argentine football league system.

Racing de Córdoba
Escudo del Club Racing de Córdoba.svg
Full nameClub Atlético Racing
Nickname(s)Academia Cordobesa
Founded14 December 1924; 96 years ago (1924-12-14)
GroundEstadio Miguel Sancho, Córdoba, Argentina
Capacity15,000
ChairmanMiguel A. Pérez
ManagerFrancisco Silva
LeagueTorneo Federal A
2017–18

HistoryEdit

Racing was founded in the Nueva Italia district of Córdoba on 14 December 1924. Its most successful season came in 1980 when the team finished 2nd in the Nacional championship, after losing the final matches at the hands of Rosario Central, with scores of 1–5 and 2–0 respectively (3–5 on aggregate).

At the end of the 2005–06 season the club narrowly missed out on promotion to the Primera B Nacional. Racing had to play San Martín de Tucumán in the Clausura final. After the game ended with an aggregate score of 3–3, the decision went to a penalty shootout which Racing lost 7–6.

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
GK   ARG Gerardo Godoy
DF   ARG Damian Fernández
DF   ARG Hernán Fernández
DF   ARG Franco Lazzaroni
DF   PAR Sergio Torales
DF   ARG Hugo Urruti
DF   ARG Rodrigo López
DF   ARG Mayco Ochoa
DF   ARG Yamil Garnier
MF   ARG José Daniel Méndez
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   ARG Mariano Martinez
MF   ARG Javier Liendo
MF   ARG Paulo Valero
MF   ARG Federico Funes
MF   ARG Sebastian Carrizo
MF   ARG Pablo Mannara
FW   ARG Luis Rivero
FW   ARG Alexis Olivera
FW   ARG Cristian Rami
FW   ARG Gabriel Miguel Bordi

TitlesEdit

NationalEdit

RegionalEdit

  • Liga Cordobesa de Fútbol (Primera División) (9): 1962, 1965, 1967, 1980, 1981, 1994, 1995, 2004 Apertura, 2004 Clausura
  • Liga Cordobesa de Fútbol (Segunda División) (1): 1934
  • Liga Cordobesa de Fútbol (Tercera División) (1): 1925
  • Torneo Neder Nicola (2): 1973, 1981
  • Copa Córdoba (1): 1981
  • Copa Desafío Córdoba (1): 2008
  • Copa "Sesentenario" Sunchales (1): 2008

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