Sassuolo is a football team from Italy which plays in the Serie A.


Sassuolo were founded in 1920, but played mostly amateur divisions until promotion to Serie A in 1968. The club largely existed in the lower tiers, until Massimiliano Allegri took them to Serie B in 2008.


  • Serie B Winners (1): 2012–13
  • Serie C1 Winners (1): 2007–08
  • Supercoppa di Serie C Winners (1): 2008
  • Serie D Winners (2): 1983–84, 1997–98,
Country Italy Italy
City Sassuolo
Founded 1922
Ground Mapei Stadium-Città del Tricolore
Nickname I Neroverdi
Captain Gianmarco Ferrari
Coach Alessio Dionisi

Eusebio Di Francesco guided Sassuolo to Serie A, winning promotion as Serie B champions in 2012-13. The club have stayed in Serie A ever since, including finishing sixth in 2015-16, their best-ever finish, earning qualification for the Europa League.