|Ground||Stadio San Paolo|
|Address||Stadio del Sole Location Naples, Campania, Italy|
|Ground Info||Stadio San Paolo, officially known as Stadio Diego Armando Maradona, is a stadium in the western Fuorigrotta suburb of Naples, Italy, and is the third largest football stadium in Italy, after Milan's San Siro and Rome's Stadio Olimpico, and the largest to be used by only one team. For the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, the stadium hosted the football preliminaries. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of S.S.C. Napoli. Constructed in 1959, the stadium was extensively renovated in 1989 for the 1990 World Cup and again in 2018. The stadium currently accommodates 54,726 spectators. Even with Napoli in Serie C1 during the 2005–06 season, Napoli achieved the feat of having the 3rd highest average home attendance in Italy for the season, with only two Serie A clubs, Milan and Internazionale having higher attendances. Napoli's final game of the season drew a crowd of 51,000 which now stands as a Serie C all-time record. The San Paolo Stadium also hosted Italy's Euro 2008 Qualifier vs Lithuania on 2 September 2006, with the possibility of other qualifiers to be played there in the future.The opening ceremony of the 2019 Summer Universiade. The stadium was renovated in preparation for the 2019 Summer Universiade; this included replacing metal fencing with glass barriers and replacing seats. This means the stadium's capacity was reduced from 60,240 to 54,726. The stadium hosted the opening ceremony and athletics event. Following the death of former Napoli player Diego Maradona on 25 November 2020, the city's mayor Luigi de Magistris and Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis proposed to rename the stadium "Stadio Diego Armando Maradona", and on 4 December 2020, the proposal was passed by the City Council.|
|Honours||Società Sportiva Calcio Napoli, knonw as Napoli, is a professional football club based in Naples, Campania that plays in Serie A.|
The club have won two league titles, six Coppa Italia titles, two Supercoppa Italiana titles, and one UEFA Cup.
The performance of Napoli in the Italian football league structure since the first season of a unified Serie A (1929/30).
Formed in 1926, the club saw relatively little success in its early years, winning one Coppa Italia in 1962. Napoli then saw increased success in the 1980s, after the club acquired Diego Maradona. During his time in Naples, Maradona helped the team win several trophies, which led to the club retiring his number 10 jersey. During this period, Napoli won their sole league titles, in 1987 and 1990. Following his departure, however, Napoli struggled financially, and endured several relegations, prior to being refounded in 2004 by film producer Aurelio De Laurentiis. Under his leadership, the club has stabilized, which has led to renewed on-field success, winning the 2012, 2014, and 2020 Coppa Italia titles.
By attendance, Napoli have the fourth largest fanbase in Italy, and were ranked as the fifth highest-earning football club in Serie A, with $182 million in revenue during the 2017–18 season. In 2018, Forbes estimated the club is the fifth most valuable club in Italy, worth $379 million. Napoli are also one of the associate members of the European Club Association.
Since 1959, the club has played their home games at Stadio San Paolo, and have traditionally worn sky blue shirts and white shorts. Napoli also have a long-standing rivalry with Roma, and a rivalry with Palermo. The club's anthem is "'O surdato 'nnammurato".
Winners (2): 1986–87, 1989–90
Winners (6): 1961–62, 1975–76, 1986–87, 2011–12, 2013–14, 2019–20
Winners (2): 1990, 2014
Further information: S.S.C. Napoli in European football
Winners (1): 1988–89
UEFA Intertoto Cup
Co-winners (1): 2008
Winners (1): 1949–50
Winners (1): 2005–06 South
Anglo-Italian League Cup
Winners (1): 1976
Coppa delle Alpi
Winners (1): 1966
Napoli Players List
|22||Giovanni Di Lorenzo||Defender||28||183cm|