Segafredo Virtus Bologna

Virtus Pallacanestro Bologna, known for sponsorship reasons as Segafredo Virtus Bologna, is an Italian professional basketball club based in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna.

The club was founded in 1929, which makes it the oldest club in Italy and one of the oldest ones in Europe. Virtus is the second most titled basketball club in Italy after Olimpia Milano, having won 15 Italian national championships, 8 Italian National Cups and 1 Italian Supercup. Moreover, it is one of the most successful teams in Europe, having won two EuroLeagues, one FIBA Saporta Cup and one Basketball Champions League.

Honours

  • Italian League
Winners (15): 1945–46, 1946–47, 1947–48, 1948–49, 1954–55, 1955–56, 1975–76, 1978–79, 1979–80, 1983–84, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1997–98, 2000–01
Runners-up (16): 1935–36, 1937–38, 1939–40, 1942–43, 1949–50, 1951–52, 1952–53, 1956–57, 1957–58, 1958–59, 1959–60, 1960–61, 1976–77, 1977–78, 1980–81, 2006–07
  • Italian Cup
Winners (8): 1973–74, 1983–84, 1988–89, 1989–90, 1996–97, 1998–99, 2000–01, 2001–02
Runners-up (6): 1992–93, 1999–00, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10
  • Italian Supercup
Winners (1): 1995
Runners-up (7): 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2009, 2010
  • Italian LNP Cup
Winners (1): 2017
  • Italian League Serie A2
Winners (1): 2016–17
  • EuroLeague
Winners (2): 1997–98, 2000–01
Runners-up (3): 1980–81, 1998–99, 2001–02
4th place (1): 1979–80
Final Four (3): 1998, 1999, 2002
  • FIBA Saporta Cup (defunct)
Winners (1): 1989–90
Runners-up (2): 1977–78, 1999–00
Semifinalists (2): 1978–79, 1981–82
  • Basketball Champions League
Winners (1): 2018–19
  • FIBA EuroChallenge (defunct)
Winners (1): 2008–09
  • McDonald’s Championship (defunct)
Runners-up (2): 1993, 1995

Sponsorship names

  • Minganti Bologna (1953–1958)
  • Oransoda Bologna (1958–1960)
  • Idrolitina Bologna (1960–1961)
  • Virtus Bologna (1961–1962)
  • Knorr Bologna (1962–1965)
  • Candy Bologna (1965–1969)
  • Virtus Bologna (1969–1970)
  • Norda Bologna (1970–1974)
  • Sinudyne Bologna (1974–1983)
  • Granarolo Bologna (1983–1986)
  • Dietor Bologna (1986–1988)
  • Knorr Bologna (1988–1993)
  • Buckler Beer Bologna (1993–1996)
  • Kinder Bologna (1996–2002)
  • Virtus Bologna (2002–2003)
  • Carisbo Bologna (2003–2004)
  • Caffè Maxim Bologna (2004–2005)
  • VidiVici Bologna (2005–2007)
  • La Fortezza Bologna (2007–2009)
  • Canadian Solar Bologna (2009–2012)
  • SAIE3 Bologna (2012–2013)
  • Oknoplast Bologna (2013)
  • Granarolo Bologna (2013–2015)
  • Obiettivo Lavoro Bologna (2015–2016)
  • Segafredo Virtus Bologna (2016–present)

Current roster

2020/2021 Team Roster
(Updated 14-02-2021)
Head Coach : Aleksandar Đorđević
Amedeo Tessitori
Lorenzo Deri
Awudu Abbas
Alessandro Pajola
Amar Alibegovic (BIH)
Stefan Markovic (Serbia)
Giampaolo Ricci
Josh Adams (USA)
Vince Hunter (USA)
Kyle Weems (USA)
Stefan Nikolic (Serbia)
Milos Teodosic (Serbia)
Julian Gamble (USA)
Marco Belinelli
San Antonio Spurs (26 November 2020)