|Full name||Clubul Sportiv Municipal Slatina|
|2018–19||Liga IV, Olt County, 1st (promoted)|
Clubul Sportiv Municipal Slatina, commonly known as CSM Slatina, or simply Slatina (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈslatina]), is a Romanian football club based in Slatina, Romania. The club was founded in 2009 as CSM Slatina and obtained two consecutive promotions from Liga IV to Liga II. In the summer of 2011 merged with FC Piatra Olt and moved from Slatina to Piatra Olt, changing its name in FC Olt Slatina. At the end of its first season in the second league, FC Olt relegated, but then merged with the football club from Slatina, Alro Slatina. Technically the new entity was a continuation of Alro Slatina, but with the name of FC Olt Slatina, whereas the original FC Olt Slatina (former CSM Slatina) was dissolved.
FC Olt Slatina (former Alro Slatina) was also dissolved four years later, so in February 2018 CSM was refounded and enrolled directly in the Liga V, where played only 15 matches, the second part of the season.
The club was founded under the name of CSM Slatina in the summer of 2009, with the financial support of the Municipality of Slatina. The team was promoted to Liga III, the third division of Romanian football, in 2010 as CSM won the Liga IV – Olt County without losing a point in 29 matches. In the 2010–11 season they promoted again, this time to Liga II, as the champions of the Seria IV.
Doubts over the club's future emerged in June 2011 when the local council withdrew its funding. "Yes, the team is dying." said chairman Minel Prina. "The mayor made this sacrifice for Alro Slatina to be promoted to Liga I. All of the money went there." Players were told that they were free to join other clubs while negotiations over a potential merger took place. The club's future was secured in July when private investors from Olt County pledged to support CSM financially. "As promised to the mayor, the team will remain in Olt County, but must be converted from public to private." said Prina. In August, the club merged with FC Piatra Olt and their name was changed to FC Olt Slatina. The decision meant that two clubs from the region would compete in Liga II, FC Olt and Alro.
The team finished 13th in their first season in the Liga II, winning nine of their 30 matches in Seria II and were 14 points clear of the relegation places. The club was dissolved in the summer of 2012 due to organisational changes as a result of Alro separating from the sports club that ran it. Alro would continue in Liga II and take the club's name, and the 2009 club would disband.
In the summer of 2016 FC Olt Slatina (former Alro) was also dissolved, fact that led to the reestablishment of CSM Slatina a year and a half later. The club was enrolled in the Liga V – Olt County and finished only 8th in the first series, due to the fact that it was only enrolled in the competition during the winter break, playing only the second part of the season. In the summer of 2018 the club was invited in the Liga IV, Bobi Verdeș was hired as the new coach, being transferred also some valuable players, with the clear goal, promotion to Liga III.
First team squad
- As of 1 October 2019
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Board of directors
Current technical staff
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