Fotbal Club Argeș Pitești, commonly called FC Argeș, is a Romanian football club from Pitești, Argeșcounty. Founded in 1953, the team won two Romanian championships and played in one Romanian cup final.
FC Argeș is considered one of the most important football clubs in producing quality players after the World War II. The club was represented by a number of outstanding players in the last decades, like Nicolae Dobrin, Adrian Mutu, Nicolae Dică and Marin Radu.
Vulturii violeți (Violet Eagles)
Trupa din Trivale (Trivale Squad)
Alb-Violeții (the White-Violets)
Club's emblem features an eagle figure on a soccer ball.
Home kit is purple. Away kit is white.
Stadionul Nicolae Dobrin
Liga I Winners (2): 1971–72, 1978–79
Runners-up (2): 1967–68, 1977–78
Liga II Winners (4): 1960–61, 1962–63, 1993–94, 2007–08
Romanian Cup Runners-up (1): 1964–65
Balkans Cup Runners-up (3): 1983–84, 1984–85, 1987–88
After the team dissolved in 2013, its fans founded a new supporter owned phoenix club called F.C. Argeș 1953.
Official website: http://www.fcarges1953.ro