Juventus Football Club, often called Juve, was founded in 1897 by a group of Torinese students. Juventus was the first professional club in Italy. They hold the record of 32 official league trophies in Serie A. Juve has won 61 titles on the national and international stage, more than any other Italian club. Juventus ranks 4th in Europe and 8th in the world with most trophies won.