A successful player and now an exciting manager, Carlo Ancelotti’s time on the pitch has inspired his spells on the touchline as he now leads Napoli into a fascinating era.
When Fabio Quagliarella moved to Napoli, his hometown club, trophies were expected and dreams were to be fulfilled. When he left, there was anger, but that was never understood fully. This is the story of it all.
From the finance department of a bank to one of the biggest clubs in England, Maurizio Sarri’s story is rare. This piece takes you through the wandering in the lower leagues and the eventual success at Empoli that inspired the manager he is today.
As part of a preview series covering Europe’s top leagues, we spoke to John Solano as he shares his thoughts on the upcoming Italian Serie A season.