Napoli

Documentary

'I Don't Know How Much of Diego Is Left' – The Turbulent Life of Maradona

We spoke to Oscar-winning director Asif Kapadia about his new documentary, 'Diego Maradona', which tells the story of one of the most iconic footballers of all time.
Daniel Dylan Wray
6.3.19
the magic of el diego

Our Darling, Our Diego: How Naples Fell in Love With Maradona

It is often taken as a truism that no man is bigger than the club, but Diego Maradona's stint at Napoli challenges this. During a glorious and at times chaotic seven years in Naples, Maradona brought a whole city under his spell.
Mike Meehall Wood
2.15.17
pizza made from frustration and spite

Naples Restaurant Offers Cut-Price Pizza To Coincide With Gonzalo Higuain’s First Injury at Juventus

This throws up a unique ethical conundrum: is it okay to profit from someone else’s suffering, if there’s delicious pizza involved?
UK Sports Staff
8.1.16
Reddit

A Reddit Table Explains Why Today's Transfers Are Actually Less Overpriced Than in Previous Years

Juventus paid 90 million euros for Gonzalo Higuain. A reddit table shows us that perhaps the fee is not so exorbitant, at least in comparison to previous transfers.
VICE Sports
7.28.16
serie a

Masked Gunman Robs Napoli Striker, Asks Him to Score a Goal for Him

Criminals in Naples are pretty audacious.
Sean Newell
3.1.16
serie a

Maurizio Sarri Gets £15,000 Fine, Two-Game Ban for Homophobic Slurs

Sarri neither confirmed nor denied his use of the words, but sent a preemptive apology anyway.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.21.16
News

There's a New Generation of Young Mafia Members Terrorising Naples

Apparently they are hard to fight because their crimes don't follow any rational way of thinking.
Raffaella R Ferrè
9.30.15
The Sundaes Issue

To Live and Die in Naples

Mario Spada is a photographer from Naples.
Tim Small; Photos: Mario Spada
8.4.08