Dr. Henry Bell disagrees that Napoli were a one-man team during the Diego Maradona years, so much so that he’s chosen his ideal starting Napoli XI – without Maradona.
The latest in our ‘Stadium Guide’ series takes us to the south of Italy, and to the newly-named Stadio Diego Armando Maradona, the home ground of Napoli. James Nye gives the lowdown on how to spend a day in the city of Maradona.
What’s in a stadium name in Italy? In the first of a two-part special, Tom Griffiths explores the stories behind the names of some of the most loved Stadia in the peninsula.
Emmet Gates talks with the former Roma, Fiorentina, Sampdoria and Lazio manager about his various spells coaching in Serie A.
Richard Hall and Emmet Gates sat down to pay tribute to the genius of Diego Armando Maradona, who sadly passed away on November 25th 2020.
Diego Armando Maradona played in Serie A for seven years. In honour of the great man’s 60th birthday. […]
“Thank you to my sources of inspiration: Federico Fellini, Talking Heads, Martin Scorsese and Diego Armando Maradona,” professed […]
It begins with a high-octane car journey through the chaotic streets of Naples to the city’s San Paolo […]
No football team can rely on one genius alone to achieve greatness. Perhaps nowhere in Italian football history […]
Shirt: Napoli Season: 1986-91 Manufacturer: Ennerre Sponsor: Buitoni/Mars Worn by: Diego Maradona, Careca, Bruno Giordano, Ciro Ferrara, Luca […]
It is 15.00pm on Sunday afternoon and tipping 34 degrees as I step out of the railway station, […]
Juventus versus Napoli is one of Italian football’s classic rivalries. On the field, it has pitted some of […]
The World’s greatest ever footballer? It is a perpetual debate that rages on. Diego Maradona, arguably the most […]