Modena FC are a small club who were founded in 1912. They have had two spells in Serie A, forty years apart. Relegated to Serie B in 2004 their fans will be hoping they won't have to wait as long again to see top flight football in the town.
Full Name : Modena Football Club
Team Colours : blue and yellow
Nicknames : gialloblu
Stadium : Stadio Alberto Braglia, Viale Monte Kosica, Modena
Capacity : 21,000
Official Website : modenafc.net
No major honours
The stadium is within easy walking distance of the station.
Tickets can be bought from the ticket-office at the stadium (opening times on club website), or in advance from branches of the Banca Popolare dell’Emilia Romagna. Women, children and over-65s are entitled to reduced-price tickets.
Modena is one of a string of attractive towns that are on the Bologna - Milan train line. Its old town is compact and full of narrow lanes while the city's showpieces are its cathedral and leaning tower which are on UNESCO's list of world heritage sites.
Nearby places to visit or stay are Reggio-Emilia, Parma, and Bologna which has an airport served by budget flights from the UK.
For more detailed information on things to do and where to stay in and around Emilia-Romagna visit our sister website Italy Heaven - Emilia-Romagna.