Unione Sportiva Lecce or simply U.S. Lecce is an Italian fitbaw club based in Lecce, Apulie. Currently it plays in the Italian Serie B.

Lecce
Full nameUnione Sportiva Lecce SpA
Nickname(s)Giallorossi (Yellae-Reids),
Salentini (Salentians);
Lupi (Woufs)
Foondit15 Mairch 1908
GroundStadio Via del Mare,
Lecce, Puglia, Italy
Ground Capacity36,285[1]
PresesEnrico Tundo
Heid CoachFabio Liverani
LeagueSerie B
2017–18Serie C/C, 1st
Current saison

In 2012 it played in the Lega Pro Prima Divisione efter the relegation frae Serie A in the 2011-12 saison tae Serie B an the sentence o the Federal Coort o Justice that excludit the team frae the Serie B an relegatit tae the lawer diveesion, due tae its involvement in Scommessopoli scandal.

The club wis furmed in 1908 an haes spent a lairge pairt o thair recent history booncin atween Italy's seocont diveesion an Serie A, whaur the team gained its first promotion in 1985.

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