The Sports Center Collecchio is located a few kilometres south west from Parma and it is one of the most complete and up-to-date equipped sports centers of Italy, where both the first team and the youth teams carry out their trainings, thanks to its 114.000sqm. A pitch exclusively for the matches of the youth teams and first team friendlies is provided with a 1.200 seats grandstand.
Furthermore, six football fields are also available, together with an athletic track for the warm up exercises. Most recently two synthetic pitches have been constructed, one of which covered in the winter to allow continuous activity the whole year.
The Sports Center is divided into two buildings: one for the first team, recently extended by a physiotherapy structure and a second one for the youth teams.
The main building holds the locker room, the therapy room, a medical centre, a wide gym area fully provided with Tecnogym equipment, a storage, a specific storage for medicine and food. On top of the building a panoramic terrace offers a good view of the training ground.
The youth building is provided with three locker rooms for the youth teams and another for the guest teams, as well as a medical area and a gym. The pitches are taken care of by skilled greenkeepers.
How to get there
Arriving from the motorways A1/A14: exit at Parma West and continue until Collecchio – Via La Spezia. At the roundabout, where Collecchio's bypass road ends, you will already see the new headquarter building, continue versus the town and turn left just a few meters later, where you'll find the Sports Center entrance (on the other side of the Commercial Centre and the Coop Supermarket.
Arriving from Parma: continue through Via La Spezia towards Collecchio. You'll find the Sports Centre on your left, in front of the Commercial Centre and the Coop Supermarket.