Cagliari Calcio (Italian: [ˈkaʎʎari]; Sardinian: Casteddu), before: 1970 US Cagliari is an Italian football club based in Cagliari, Sardinia. The club currently plays in Serie A.
They won their only Scudetto in 1969–70, when they were led by the Italy national team's all-time leading scorer, Luigi Riva. The triumph was also the first by a club from south of Rome. Cagliari's colours are blue and red. The club's stadium is the 16,000 seat Stadio Sant'Elia in Cagliari. During the 2012–13 season, however, the team temporarily played their home games at the Stadio Is Arenas, in Quartu Sant'Elena.
The club's best European performance was in the 1993–94 UEFA Cup, losing in the semi-finals to Internazionale.Close