AC Siena Logo – The AC Siena is a club football in Italy , the city of Siena in Tuscany . It was founded in 1904 and plays in the Serie A . In 1904 , some members of the Sociedad Deportiva in Healthy Mind Healthy Body , forming a new split, the Society for the Study and Divertimento , adopting the colors white and black coat of the city. This new society was dedicated largely to activities such as cycling , the walk , the weight lifting , and not until 1908 that start to play football, and this new football team changed its name to Società Sportiva Robur (Robur is the name senesis know that the team to distinguish Mens Sana and Virtus , the big teams basketball in the city).
The first championship involving the Robur, is the 1920 – 21 , in the Tuscan tournament, which achieved a resounding success. For the Championship Series C of 1,933 – 1934 , it was decided cambier the name to Associazione Calcio Siena and in a match against Reggiana which ended 7-0, the senesi achieved promotion to Serie B . From this time there are multiple category changes, down to C and back to B.
From the 90 the team’s goal was to reach the top flight, as finally happened in 1999 , after nearly 50 years, with the help of the idols of the Robur as Michele Mignani , Stefano Argilli , Gil Voria , who, among other things, achieve promotion to Serie B. The first season back in Serie B was quiet, but this season 2,001 – 2002 , AC Siena suffered a setback when they were about to descend again, the President Paolo de Luca and coach Giuseppe Papadopulo were strongly questioned, but technical miraculously Pisa managed to save the Robur in the final days.