Welcome to Napoli – Hirving Lozano

Napoli has just returned to Italy after a successful trip to the United States. The Partenopei stayed busy up until it was time for the friendlies with FC Barcelona in the US, and it looks like things aren’t going to slow down following their return to Italy. The additions of Kostas Manolas, Giovanni Di Lorenzo,…

Will Napoli’s Virtue of Patience be Rewarding?

The 2019/20 Serie A season is one week away from commencement and yet there are a substantial number of potential big name transfers looming overhead. Like an overstuffed pinata, teams are blindly whacking away in hopes of spilling precious loot into their rosters that will give them the advantage in what could be a competitive…

PODCAST: Summer 2019 Episode 1 – The NEW Era

Raffa and Ken are BACK, and in the heat of the summer, they cover: We cover: – James Rodriguez and other Transfer news! – # askFFV – New San Paolo Stadium – Pre-Season tour – Sarri to Juve You can follow us on Twitter at: @FarFromVesuvius or at our website: http://www.farfromvesuvius.wordpress.com; we are SO excited to be back, and enjoy…

Welcome to Napoli? – Alex Meret – Player Profile

The goalkeeping position at Napoli has been one of mass discussion. There have been multiple candidates for the job with the likes of Bernd Leno and Rui Patricio seemingly being the main targets for Napoli. However, as of late a familiar name has been thrown into the mix, Alex Meret. The 21-year old is back…

Welcome to Napoli! – Fabián Ruiz – Player Profile

As Napoli’s Transfer market continues, we see some familiar midfield faces on their way out. Marek Hamsik has handed in a transfer request to China, and Jorginho seems to have his future nearly locked into Pep Guardiola and Manchester City. This has left Napoli with some holes in the center of the park, and yesterday…

Raffa Rispo: Sempre! Player Profile – Roberto Inglese

With the news of the return of Arek Milik from another ACL injury, we asked the question on our last Sempre podcast would Aurelio DeLaurentis bring in summer signing Roberto Inglese six months early? Well, with the news that broke yesterday, I’m now convinced; ADL listens to our show! Okay maybe not, but coincidentally two…