Built after World War II, the stadium was named for St. Paul according to the legend that the apostle docked in the surrounding Fuorigrotta area when he reached current-day Italy.
Champions League: Napoli's Aurelio De Laurentiis concerned about Barcelona tie amidst spike in COVID-19 cases
The Barcelona-Napoli game is scheduled for 8 August. The first leg of the round-of-16 encounter finished 1-1 in Naples in February. The
At Napoli, Gennaro Gattuso replaces his former coach, as he spent eight of his 13 years as a player for AC Milan under Carlo Ancelotti.
Champions League: Napoli sack coach Carlo Ancelotti three hours after win over Genk secured last 16 berth
Napoli sacked Carlo Ancelotti, one of Europe’s most successful coaches, on Tuesday, three hours after the Serie A club beat Genk 4-0 to qualify for the Champions League round of 16
Champions League: Napoli could look to away trip as distraction from administrative issues, says Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp confirmed that forward Mohamed Salah, who missed the weekend Premier League win at Crystal Palace with an injury, was back in training with the Reds.
The problem blew up after Napoli president Aurelio Di Laurentiis ordered widely-disliked 'ritiro' — a training camp where the squad are confined to a hotel — following a 2-1 loss to AS Roma on 2 November.
Serie A club Napoli has told its players it will protect its rights after they were alleged to have ignored orders and abandoned a week-long training retreat on Thursday in what local media described as a mutiny.
Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo converts late penalty to help Juventus beat Genoa; Napoli left seething after 2-2 draw against Atalanta
Cristiano Ronaldo converted a 96th-minute penalty as Juventus defeated Thiago Motta's Genoa 2-1 to reclaim top spot in Serie A on Wednesday, while Napoli were left seething after conceding a disputed late equaliser against Atalanta.
Champions League: Napoli boss Aurelio De Laurentiis calls for 'boring' European football to be replaced with 80-team competition
Film-producer De Laurentiis, who bankrolls Napoli, believes UEFA's two European club competitions are outdated, proposing a new format that would see 80 teams compete in a single competition
Serie A: Napoli bid emotional adieu to captain Marek Hamsik as Slovakian departs for Chinese Super League
Last season Hamsik overtook Diego Maradona (115) as the club's record goalscorer. He helped the club win the Coppa Italia twice, in 2012 and 2014, and the 2014 Italian Super Cup
Serie A: Napoli captain Marek Hamsik seals move to Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang, claims lawyer
Napoli captain Marek Hamsik has sealed his move to Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang, the Serie A side's lawyer told Italian radio on Wednesday
Serie A: Napoli suspend sale of record goalscorer Marek Hamsik to Chinese Super League club over payment methods
Napoli announced on Wednesday they have suspended the sale of their record goalscorer Marek Hamsik to a Chinese Super League club
Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis accuses former coach and current Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri of being motivated by money
Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis has accused former manager and current Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri of being motivated only by money and not a love for football.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said his side could only blame themselves after the last year's Champions League runners-up were overrun by Napoli.
New Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri revealed on Friday that he found out he was sacked as coach of his previous club Napoli on television.
Premier League: Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis accuses Maurizio Sarri of trying to 'dismantle' squad after Chelsea move
Maurizio Sarri's move to Chelsea was followed by a move from Napoli midfielder Jorginho to the London side, which set alarms ringing in Napoli, as president Aurelio De Laurentiis accused former manager Sarri of trying to poach talent from the Serie A side.
Premier League: Chelsea closing in on bagging Maurizio Sarri as head coach, says Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis
Chelsea are closing in on naming Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach and signing Napoli midfielder Jorginho, the Serie A club's president Aurelio De Laurentiis revealed on Wednesday.
Serie A: Napoli name Carlo Ancelotti as Maurizio Sarri's successor as ex-Bayern Munich manager signs three-year deal
Ancelotti, who was sacked by Bayern Munich last September, replaces Maurizio Sarri who led the club to second in Serie A behind Juventus this season.
Serie A: Napoli president confirms Maurizio Sarri's departure from club; Carlo Ancelotti expected to take over
Maurizio Sarri's departure as Napoli coach was confirmed Wednesday by club president Aurelio De Laurentiis hours after Carlo Ancelotti agreed to take over.
Serie A: Napoli combine dynamism with fortitude to punch above their weight in chase of elusive Scudetto
Napoli need to continue their resurgence and journey back to the top after suffering the ignominy of bankruptcy and losing their name in 2005, and winning the Serie A title would be just rewards for president De Laurentiis