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AC Prato
AC Prato logo.png
Full name Associazione Calcio Prato S.p.A.
Nickname(s) Lanieri (Woolworkers), Biancazzurri (White-blues), Fiordalisi (Cornflowers)
Founded 1908; 116 years ago (1908)
Ground Stadio Lungobisenzio,
Prato, Italy
Ground Capacity 6,750
Chairman Stefano Commini
Manager Lucio Brando
League Serie D
2021–22 Serie D Group D, 7th
Third colours

Associazione Calcio Prato is an Italian association football club, based in Prato, Tuscany.

Prato currently plays in Serie D/E, having last been in Serie B in 1964.


The club was founded in 1908.

In season 2010–11 the team played in Lega Pro Seconda Divisione ranking 3rd and was beaten from Carrarese in the final of the play-off, but it was later admitted to Lega Pro Prima Divisione to fill vacancies.

Colors and badge

The team's colors are blue, white and gold (like the cornflower).

Famous players and managers

Notable former players include Christian Vieri, Alessandro Diamanti (2nd place at Euro 2012), Vittorio Rossi (Paolo Rossi's father), Massimo Maccarone, Massimo Oddo (World Champion in 2006), Alessandro Matri, Paolo Cecconi & Carlo Cudicini. Notable former managers include Giovanni Ferrari (World Champion in 1934 & 1938), Ferruccio Valcareggi & Enzo Bearzot (World Champion in 1982).

Current squad

No. Position Player
12 Italy GK Edward Reggiani
13 Italy DF Tommaso Cecchi
18 Italy FW Andrea Rozzi
19 Italy DF Matteo Ghimenti
27 Italy GK Neri Bellesi
Italy GK Matteo Brunelli
Italy GK Andrea Fontanelli
Italy DF Nicolas Di Filippo
Italy DF Danilo Piroli
Italy DF Claudio Sciannamè
Italy DF Lorenzo Coselli
Italy DF Giovanni Tomi
Italy DF Gianluca Bassano
Italy DF Nicola Ciabatti
Italy DF Alessio Martini
No. Position Player
Italy DF Giovanni Calosi
Uruguay MF Cristian Malán
Italy MF Marcello Quinto
Italy MF Lorenzo Benvenuti
Italy MF Alberto Marini
Italy MF Vincenzo Carrotta
Italy MF Tommaso Lunghi
Ivory Coast MF Zah Thomas Kouassi
Italy MF Filippo Carli
Italy MF Marco Sforzi
Italy FW Leonardo Della Nina
Italy FW Daniele Bazzoffia
Italy FW Stefano Del Sante
Italy FW Andrea De Simone
Ivory Coast FW Mande Morrison Yahon

Out on loan

No. Position Player



  • Serie C
    • Winners: 1940–41 (group E), 1945–46 (group A), 1948–49 (group C), 1956–57, 1959–60 (group B), 1962–63 (group B)
  • Serie C2
    • Winners: 1979–80 (group A), 1982–83 (group A), 2001–02 (group A)
  • Serie D
    • Winners: 1953–54 (group E), 1976–77 (group E)


  • Coppa Italia Serie C
    • Winners: 2000–01

See also

Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Associazione Calcio Prato para niños

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