Tag: Italy


Italy venue to be named after icon Maradona

Napoli San Paolo re-named to Maradona Stadium

Italian Serie A football team Napoli is considering naming its stadium after club legend Diego Maradona. Football icon Maradona died on Wednesday at the age of 60 after suffering a cardiorespiratory arrest. Diego Armando Maradona was an Argentine professional football player and manager. Widely... » Read more


‘The Emiliani’ stately stadium plans

Parma Stadium update Sept. 2020

Following the Krause Group of United States taking over the Italian Serie A football club Parma, the latter is now formulating plans to redecorate its residence – Stadio Ennio Tardini. Parma Calcio 1913, commonly referred to as Parma, is an Italian football club based in Parma, Emilia-Romagna... » Read more


Rome wins race to host athletics showpiece

Italy 2024 European Athletic Championships in Rome

Rome (Italy) has landed hosting rights to the 2024 European Athletics Championships, with the majority of the event set to be staged at the Stadio Olimpico. The Stadio Olimpico is the main and largest sports facility of Rome, Italy. It is located within the Foro Italico sports complex, north of the... » Read more


Redecoration nod for ‘The Greyhounds’ home

Italy Bologna stadium update Nov 2020

The City of Bologna (Italy) has ratified the move to totally rehabilitate Stadio Dall’Ara. Though the road ahead is still long, but the City’s go-ahead comes as a welcome piece of news. Of course, the final design documentation is now being prepared. Stadio Renato Dall’Ara is a multipurpose... » Read more


Belgium and Italy back to ghost games

Belgium and Italy back to ghost games

With COVID-19 second wave hitting Europe with full blast, Italy’s Serie A top tier football league will go behind closed doors once again for at least a month following a spike in coronavirus cases in the country. As the fatal virus is staring Europe in the face, the Italian Government passed a... » Read more


‘Viola’ ready to splurge on venue revamp

ACF Fiorentina stadium update September 2020

Italian Serie A football club Fiorentina is ready to invest €250m (£228.3m/$290.9m) to completely rehabilitate its home venue – Stadio Artemio Franchi in Florence, Italy. ACF Fiorentina, commonly referred to as Fiorentina, is an Italian professional football club based in Florence,... » Read more


Leading-edge sports complex for Viola

ACF Fiorentina Training Complex

Italian Serie A football club Fiorentina unfolded plans for a new avant-garde sports complex – Viola Park Sports Center – which will be housed just a stone’s throw away from the team’s home ground – Stadio Artemio Franchi – in Florence, Italy. To this end, a press conference... » Read more


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