[1], Giorgio Ferrini holds the club's official appearance record with 566 appearances (plus 56 goals) accumulated between 1959 and 1975. The club played six friendly matches, two of which were against Corinthians, and despite the results on the field, the two clubs established friendly relationships. In 1891 the two clubs merged to form Internazionale Torino, after which Football Club Torinese was founded in 1894.[4][5][6]. [15] The following season, Torino knocked Real Madrid out of the 1991–92 UEFA Cup in the semifinals, but lost the final on the away goals rule to Dutch side Ajax, after a 2–2 draw in Turin and 0–0 in Amsterdam. Heinrich Schönfeld, a forward, joined the team in 1923 and became the top scorer in the 1923–1924 Serie A. Renamed "Associazione Calcio Torino" due to the Italian fascist regime, Torino finished in second place in the 1938–39 season, under the technical director Ernest Erbstein. "[74] As a testimony to the relationship between the two clubs, the away jersey of the Argentine club has been maroon on several occasions (most recently, the 2005–06 season) while Torino have sported several variations of an away kit with a diagonal band, an homage to River's home kit. AC Milan went four points clear at the top of Serie A with a comfortable 2-0 home win over Torino on Saturday as Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic made his comeback from injury. The typical starting lineup was: Bacigalupo; Ballarin; Maroso; Grezar; Rigamonti; Castigliano; Menti; Loik; Gabetto; Mazzola; Ossola. [1] In 100 seasons, including 18 in various championships that preluded the single round format (Torino withdrew in 1908 and the 1915–16 Coppa Federale is not recognised), 73 in Serie A and 12 in Serie B, the club has finished on the podium in 23% of cases. Live. Please enable JavaScript in your browser for better use of the website. and adopted a new crest with rampant bull, inspired by Torino's. Their success came to an abrupt end on 4 May 1949 when the Fiat G.212 airliner carrying the whole team crashed against the retaining wall of the Basilica of Superga in Turin. He appointed Nereo Rocco as manager and signed club icon Gigi Meroni, nicknamed "The Maroon Butterfly" (La Farfalla Granata). [14] The club was promoted back to Serie A in the 1989–90 season, and after having made important signings, qualified for the UEFA Cup under Emiliano Mondonico. [59] On 11 June 2017, Andrea Belotti scored the hundredth goal of a Torino player in an Azzurri shirt, during a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Liechtenstein. The first uniform used by Torino only a few days after its foundation and in the first game of its history against Pro Vercelli was striped orange and black, similar to the kits used by Internazionale Torino and Football Club Torinese, the historical predecessors of the newly formed club. However, due to heavy debts accumulated under the president Francesco Cimminelli, Torino were denied entry into Serie A and the club's bankruptcy was announced on 9 August 2005. and the two sides contest the Derby della Mole. AC Milan went four points clear at the top of Serie A with a comfortable 2-0 home win over Torino on Saturday as Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic made his … [43][44][45], The first official match after the club's foundation, a derby match against Juventus, took place on 13 January 1907 at the Stadio Velodrome Umberto. [28] The stars of the year were Alessio Cerci and Ciro Immobile; the latter finished as the top scorer in Serie A.[29][30]. [47] In April 2016, the Olimpico was renamed in honour of the Grande Torino. Football first arrived in the city of Turin at the end of the 19th century, introduced by the industrial Swiss and English. Notes: The title was won by two points ahead of Juventus, 27 years after the Superga tragedy. The first official match was played on 16 December 1906 in Vercelli against Pro Vercelli, won 3–1 by Torino. 8' Milan. It has not been unusual however to see the team take to the field with maroon socks, especially at the turn of the 1970s and 1980s when the team permanently adopted a complete maroon kit. Given the need to adopt a definitive color the founders opted in the end for granata, a dark shade of red similar to burgundy. Novo provided financial support to the club and utilised his skill as a careful administrator. [59], With 74 players having represented Italy throughout the club's existence, Torino is the fifth ranked Italian club for number of players capped by the Azzurri (sixth by number of total admissions). The "1906" on the left side of the shield was later added to denote the founding year of the historic Foot-Ball Club Torino.[41]. [1] They have also won the Coppa Italia five times, the last of which was in the 1992–93 season. The same title race was repeated the next year in a season that saw Torino finish with 50 points behind Juventus' 51, a record points total for the 16-team league format. The 2014–15 season saw Torino reach the round of 16 of the Europa League, where they were eliminated by Zenit Saint Petersburg. On 26 May 1949, River flew to Turin to play a friendly charity match organised by the FIGC, together with a selection that included the strongest Italian players of the era, gathered under the name of "Torino symbol. The new capacity was now 27,958 seated, reduced by about 38,000 from the original in compliance with modern safety standards. Among the players of Torino to win international honours with the Italy national football team are Adolfo Baloncieri, Antonio Janni, Julio Libonatti and Gino Rossetti, all winners with Italy at the Central European International Cup 1927–30, and who (with exception of Libonatti) also won bronze medals at the 1928 Summer Olympics. Napoli will look to stop a run of successive Serie A defeats when they welcome 18th-placed Torino to the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium on Wednesday at 7.45pm. Marco Giampaolo’s men are currently slotted in the relegation zone having managed only a single win in 11 league games. He scored 22 goals, in 20 games, scoring 51.1% of the team's goals. After three seasons, the club once again were relegated to Serie B. Serie A Round 10 Saturday, 3 December 2020 Kick-off at 18:00 (CET) Allianz Stadium, Turin. AC Milan look to bounce back from their first Serie A defeat of the season when they welcome Torino to the Stadio San Siro on Saturday. [38] the shirt was debuted on 6 January 1953 in a league match against Milan, ending 1–1. The following season, Torino escaped relegation in the penultimate round of matches. There is even the possibility that the dark red was created by chance, as a result of repeated washing—a reconstruction that is found with many other club's football kits—among the uniforms that were red with black socks; the colour derived, being considered a good omen, would eventually be chosen as the official colour. In 1978, Torino finished second again (tied with a Vicenza side led by Paolo Rossi), still behind Juventus but with a larger gulf in points. Head to head statistics, odds, last league matches and more info for the match. AC Milan vs Torino FC live streaming & live stream video: Preview, prediction & odds. Find Torino vs Verona result on Yahoo Sports. 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