Tag: naples

Going beyond the game of football in Naples

In the historic Italian city of Naples, football goes very much beyond the game. This is the story of one man’s journey through the tifosa-laden streets of the Mezzogiorno and his Enterprise…

The tactical nuances of Napoli under Maurizio Sarri

IT HAS BEEN 25 YEARS SINCE NAPOLI last won the Scudetto as champions of Italy – and in that time the myth around their title win has grown. While it is undeniable that…

The mafia and calcio

NICOLA “COCO” CAMPOLONGO WAS EXECUTED, shot through the head along with his grandfather and an acquaintance. Their bodies were later found in a burnt out Fiat Punto on the outskirts of the southern…