When was Parma Calcio founded?



When was Parma Calcio founded?

Parma Calcio 1913 is an Italian football club based in Emilia-Romagna. The club was founded in 1913 (as Verdi F.B.C.) and has competed in the Italian football league system since 1919. Their first involvement in European competition – run by UEFA, the chief authority for football across Europe – was in 1991, entering the UEFA Cup.

What happened in Parma’s first European match?

Parma’s debut European appearance came in 1991 after an impressive sixth place in their first season in Italy’s top-flight after promotion the previous season. The club’s first European tie was against CSKA Sofia, but it ended in disappointment and an away goals rule defeat.

What is the UEFA Intertoto Cup?

The UEFA Intertoto Cup was run by UEFA from 1995 and primarily served as a preliminary tournament for the UEFA Cup, but it was discontinued in 2008. Parma’s debut European appearance came in 1991 after an impressive sixth place in their first season in Italy’s top-flight after promotion the previous season.