Napoli Football Club has a complete name of Societa Sportiva Calcio Napoli. This football club comes from Italy based in Napoli. The club plays a home match in Stadion San Paolo having a capacity of 78.210 benches. The team’s jersey is blue sky color getting the by name of Azzuri meant to be blue. In the 1980s, Napoli had some world’s top-class players such as Diego Maradona, Antonio Careca, and Andrea Carnevale. In 2004, after it passed a financial crisis, this club was officially taken over by Lodo Petrucci changing its name to be Napoli Soccer. But, in 2016 it used the same name as Napoli.
Napoli Football Club’s History
Napoli is one of the top world’s football clubs in Italy. It has a long history making you interested in following the club’s history. This club was firstly established with the name of Naples Football and Cricket Club in 1904 by an English seaman namely William Poths and his partner Hector M. Bayon. The football club is formed in three teams such as Catterina, Conforti, as well as, Amedeo Salsi. The original color of the Napoli’s jersey is blue sky and navy lining blue and black pants. Naples started a debut match by winning to England club. In 1906, the name of Napoli was abbreviated by Naples Football Club. The early presence in a limited Italian football championship was a north club. In the championship, Napoli beat Palermo FBC where it was able to get three times winnings.
Under the control of President of Giorgio Ascarelli, the club changed the name of the club into the Associazione Calcio Napoli in 1926 at 23rd August. After a bad early season, it could get back to Serie A and played well due to the Paraguayan player, Attila Sallustro. He became a hero of the club. He was able to score goals and recorded the most goal notes in history. In 1933 – 1934, they only seed in the second position of the standings where they had great players. In 1942, Napoli had to play in Serie B.
The Failure of Napoli Football Club in This Season
Napoli Football Club was failed to compete in the top board of the Italian League or Serie A like in the previous months. However, they didn’t forget about beating the giant’s football team. It always becomes a real rival of Juventus to reach the winner title of Serie A in the previous season. In this season, Napoli slumped down and kicked out to the 11th rank of Serie A’s standing board until the 23rd weeks. Even, the club only got eight wins and lost 9 times in Serie A. It is regarded to be the worst performance of Napoli in this season. Carlo Ancelotti was dumped from a coach’s bench replaced by Gennaro Gattuso.
Napoli Football Club failed to maintain its consistency to compete with the top standing board like the previous season. With its big name, the club called Partenopei had to lose from the clubs competing in Serie A. It seems to be easily lost from smaller football clubs than giant clubs. That is why it can keep the prestige when it faces giant clubs in the top standings board like Lazio, Juventus, AC Milan, AS Roma, and Inter Milan. Fighting for Juventus, Napoli even could be one of three clubs beating the defending champion of Serie A in this season. The supporters and the public are still waiting for the stable performance of the Napoli Football Club.