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
World's Oldest Opera House Will Host Lifetime Tribute to...Diego Maradona?
The Teatro di San Carlo in Naples will put on a tribute for Argentinian legend Diego Maradona, who spent seven years with Napoli.
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
A Reddit Table Explains Why Today's Transfers Are 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.
Masked Gunman Robs Napoli Striker, Asks Him to Score a Goal for Him
Criminals in Naples are pretty audacious.
Maurizio Sarri Gets $21,000 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
Roberto Mancini Accuses Maurizio Sarri of Using Homophobic Slur, Sarri Responds Exactly How You'd Expect
I have had gay friends before, so I don't hate gays.
Napoli Scored a Ridiculous Longball-to-Chip Golazo
Who needs a field anyway?
Liam Daniel Pierce
The New Generation of Young Mafia Members Terrorizing Naples
Organized crime in the city is getting younger, more fragmented, more chaotic—and, authorities say, harder to control.
Raffaella R Ferrè
Adapter Tests the Waters With His New EP On Desolat
Antonio Russo releases Gain, with Neopolitan inspiration.
The Fascist Italian Soccer Ultra Who Killed a Rival Fan
Italy has been transfixed by the bizarre story of Daniele De Santis, who stands accused of murder and is now telling his story in public.
We Hereby Declare Marco Carola the Maestro of Music On
Nowhere in Ibiza compares to Music On in the early hours.