Founded in 1902, Vicenza Calcio have enjoyed quite a few spells in Serie A, most recently at the turn of the century.
Their one trophy success came in 1996-97 when they won the Coppa Italia.
Full Name : Vicenza Calcio
Team Colours : red and white
Nicknames : biancorossi
Stadium : Stadio Romero Menti, Vicenza
Capacity : 17,000
Official Website : vicenzacalcio.com
Coppa Italia : 1
The stadium is located to the east of the city and is a ten minute walk from the from the station. Buses also operate from the station.
Tickets for Vicenza matches can be bought online on the club website under 'biglietti'.
Vicenza is located in the Veneto region of northern Italy, close to Verona and Venice. Although overshadowed by its more famous neighbours, it's a lovely town to visit; with a beautiful, compact town centre and attractive villas and viewpoints in the hills a short walk away. Influential sixteenth-century architect Andrea Palladio oversaw the building of much of the towns fine architecture and as a result Vicenza is on UNESCO's list of World heritage sites. Easily reached by train from Verona or Venice you could visit the city on a day trip or base yourself here.
For more detailed information on things to do and where to stay in and around Vicenza visit our sister website Italy Heaven - Vicenza.