The celebrations from the previous summer were most certainly over. It is not modern thinking” these words from Berlusconi showed how passionate he was against the set-up, so he began the plan for a ‘European Television League’ the blueprint he sent to UEFA in the late ’80s which was rejected. The film doesn’t, however, cover much of the season after the first Serie A triumph (the 1987/88 season). ‘Totonero’, black-market betting ran by the Camorra (the mafia-type most prominent in Campania) was at large in the ’80s and contributed heavily in the revenue for the Camorra. 1986/87|1988/89. NAPOLI, 1987-88 1987-88 was a sad season for Napoli. Italy Championship 1987/88. E che ve sit pers! Napoli did not match Inter in the domestic league, but recorded a second place, its fourth consecutive podium finish in the final standings. Diego Maradona » Matches for SSC Napoli: » Serie A 1986/1987 However, taking into account the team, the city and the player involved with the comment, there might be something deeper to his claim especially if we cut out and only use the “We have to let someone else win.” Maybe they had to. 51.6", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=1987â88_S.S.C._Napoli_season&oldid=992274513, Pages using infobox football club season with unknown parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 4 December 2020, at 12:32. Could a man that fearful of his teams downfall influence his domestic league as well? This made Berlusconi very anxious. Ez volt egyébként a bajnokság utolsó 16 csapatos szezonja, a következő szezonban már 18 csapatosra bővítették. ... Ascoli-Napoli 1-3 (pen.) Maradona had made some controversial friends in the city of Naples by this point, he was seen partying with the Guiliano clan that ran the Forcella part of the city, a run-down central neighbourhood. Less than a year earlier the Napoli fans were celebrating with ‘death notices’ baring the name of Juventus. Due to Milan's strong defence that was not enough for the title, and due to a 3-2 defeat at home to the eventual champions, the title defence got out of reach. This was the start of the tensions between the senior players and their manager coming to the boil. Inter and Juventus, in fact, had several issues. Aveva affrontato, anche segnando, più volte l’Ascoli che in quegli anni militava in Serie A. Maybe they themselves felt like the only way to get rid of him, was to make him fail. A bajnokságban 16 csapat vett részt, a győztes az SSC Napoli lett. After this result, Napoli had to stay alert to avoid committing ‘football suicide’ and mourning their own demise. Pugliese, who released all this info in 1991 at the time, also dragged up the story of how he knew Napoli had thrown away the league title after pressure from the Camorra. Maradona’s old driver Pietro Pugliese would eventually be the main instigator in Maradona’s demise in Naples. At the end of the season, four players were sacked by Napoli after writing an open letter of protest against their manager. The partying that engulfed the city of Naples after their title was confirmed in 1987 have been hard for any team to match. Napoli-Ascoli 1986-1987: al “San Paolo” scambio di gagliardetti tra Maradona e Liam Brady capitano dell’Ascoli. You can grasp all this by watching the recent documentary, Diego Maradona, directed by Asif Kapadia. Ez volt a klub 11. bajnoki címe. What followed was an amazing game that finished 3-2 to Milan. If you stare deeply enough at the many graffitied walls within the city you will be sure to find his name plastered somewhere. Nella stagione 1986-1987 l'Ascoli ottiene una sofferta salvezza, raccogliendo 24 punti. Napoli won an international trophy for the first time, defeating Stuttgart 2-1 and drawing 3-3 in the two-legged final. With Careca joining Maradona and the Italian forward Bruno Giordano, Napoli had the most feared front three in Italy, better known as ‘MA-GI-CA’. It a frequent occurrence that feuds or gang wars break out, although effectively they are all part of the same team. S.S.C. From the outset, the media tycoon had declared he was going to create the greatest team in Italy and Europe. 20 IX 1987 31 I 1988 1-2: Como-Inter: 0-1 1-0: Empoli-Juventus: 0-4 0-2: Milan-Fiorentina: 1-1 2-1: Napoli-Ascoli: 3-1 2-1: Pescara-Pisa: 0-2 2-0: Roma-Cesena: 0-0 4-1: … A Serie A 1987–1988-as szezonja volt az olasz bajnokság 86. szezonja. In the changing rooms, Ferlaino is asked about how he feels after winning the league. Napoli e Real Madrid al San Paolo per la gara di Coppa Campioni del 30 settembre 1987 La vittoria del 1º Scudetto significò l'esordio in Coppa dei Campioni , torneo il cui … ... Bianchi gli concede la passerella l'ultima giornata ad Ascoli (1-1). Classifica: Inter, NAPOLI 20 – Milan, Juventus 18 – Roma, Verona 16 – Sampdoria 15 – Como 14 – Torino, Avellino 13 – Fiorentina, Empoli 11 – Brescia 10 – Atalanta, Ascoli 8 – Udinese 4. Serie A 1986/1987: actualités, Dates et résultats, Classement, Équipes, Buteurs. The Camorra works a bit different to other organized crime groups, its organisational structure is made up by a number of ‘clans’ who run and oversee certain areas of Naples, as they all work individually. With five matches remaining, remembering that it was 2 points for a win, Napoli were 4 points clear. Due to Milan's strong defence that was not enough for the title, and due to a 3-2 defeat at home to the eventual champions, the title defence got out of reach. The Rebels are the first club to field... By Rhys Hartley There are a few grounds that make it onto the bucket list. Stagione. S.S.C. Central defender Ciro Ferrara got his breakthrough, helping out the team to win the trophy. I gol del Napoli con telecronaca faziosa avversaria (1'parte) ... Ascoli: Napoli… Napoli would triumph on home soil once again, winning the title in 1989/90. They would have gone bankrupt.”. He didn’t like the idea of two teams who could provide so much excitement and such a televisually lucrative match going head to head so early. 18 I 1987 2-1: Avellino-Fiorentina: 0-2 0-1: Brescia-Napoli: 1-2 1-0: Empoli-Inter: 1-2 0-1: Milan-Ascoli: 0-1 0-0: Roma-Como: 0-0 1-0: Sampdoria-Atalanta: 0-1 2-1: Torino-Verona: 1-2 0-2: Udinese-Juventus: 1-2 The two new signings Andrea Carnevale and Fernando De Napoli also proved crucial in the title-winning campaign, which sparked off fanatical celebrations in Naples Game abandoned due to an explosive threw to Alessandro Renica and awarded on table to Napoli by Italian Football Federation. They were clear favourites to retain their title, with only AC Milan seen as a potential threat after they had just been purchased by Silvio Berlusconi. Il 10 maggio 1987 il Napoli vince lo scudetto, il primo della sua storia. But president, we have to let someone else win, otherwise, it gets boring.” This could just be the way it looks, the star player in the midst of celebrating a gruelling title-winning season, an off the cuff comment. Serie A 1986/1987 Schedule: Here you will find all matches in the overview Diego Armando Maradona. Although he took no blame for the open letter, he refused to return to training for the new season 1988/89. Az olasz labdarúgó-bajnokság első osztályának 1986–1987-es szezonja volt a Serie A 85. szezonja. Napoli-Ascoli 1986-1987: al “San Paolo” scambio di gagliardetti tra Maradona e Liam Brady capitano dell’Ascoli. 1a GIORNATA 13 set 1987 MARCATORI Ascoli - Roma 1-1 30' Scarafoni (AS), 74' rig. S.S.C. Serie A 1987/88: La Serie A 1986 –87 fue la 85ª ... Napoli campeón de Italia y clasificado a la Copa de Campeones. A slow start from Milan and with a lack of contenders coming from the other big clubs, the title looked odds on to be returning to Campania, if only there was somewhere to put a bet on it. Maradona’s car was smashed up and midfielder Salvatore Bagni had his house burgled on two occasions towards the end of the season, was this pressure being forced onto the players to throw the last 5 games from the Camorra? Pretend funerals were held for Juventus, complete with coffins and death notices. Accompanied with hundreds of fireworks and crow bangers (possibly pistol shots) the fans really took over the streets, blocking traffic by jumping on car roofs, impromptu street parties were organised at which masses of pasta and seafood would be available for anyone who joined in. With Careca joining Maradona and the Italian forward Bruno Giordano, Napoli had the most feared front three in Italy, better known as ‘MA-GI-CA’. Juventus, Inter, Verona y Milan clasificados a la Copa UEFA. In the film Diego Maradona you can see the footage of the team celebrating this title. Though the team played probably the best championship ever, it was not enough to win, since in the last few matches Napoli lost the five-points lead on AC Milan. It also showed his fall from grace as he battled with drug abuse and scandals, as well as how the whole nation turned on him during the 1990 World Cup in Italy. The second leg finished 1-1, and Napoli were out of the European Cup at the first attempt in the first round. Ez volt a klub első bajnoki címe. Nothing went to trial regarding these claims against the crime syndicate. He is an eternal god of the city, where murals can be found on 40ft buildings. Debutants they may have been, however, they were dark horses to go all the way as they clearly had one of the most exciting squads in Europe. It is said nearly everyone in the city of Naples had placed bets on the 1987-88 title staying in Naples. Le 20 septembre 1987, les deux Maradona s’affrontent au Stade San Paolo (victoire 2-1 du Napoli). In January 2018, Ullet Road Church Rebels were formed in Liverpool. Sembra una favola, ma invece è tutto vero. Aveva affrontato, anche segnando, più volte l’Ascoli che in quegli anni militava in Serie A. The first leg was played behind closed doors at the Bernabeu, due to the trouble Madrid had caused in the previous season’s semi-final against Bayern Munich. Today. Astonishingly, Napoli would be pitched up against the European super-power of Real Madrid in the first round. This was then accompanied with another 3-2 defeat, this time in Florence, then on the last day of the season a 2-1 defeat at home to Sampdoria handed the title to Milan. Napoli still had one game left to play that season an away game at Ascoli, but it meant nothing and Napoli played as if they had one hell of a hangover, which they most certainly had after a week of partying. A bajnokságban 16 csapat vett részt, a bajnok az AC Milan lett. 21:34. The game was poised at 1-1 with about 10 minutes left, when Napoli manager Ottavio Bianchi left the bench and the stadium in disgrace at his team’s performance. This would be Maradona’s most prolific season in the ‘Azzurri’ of Napoli, yet his team would remarkably miss out on retaining the title that they were pretty much guaranteed to win before a ball was kicked. They had lost only 2 games all season before the run-in and remarkably in the last 5 games, they drew one and lost four, handing the title to AC Milan. Napoli won its first Serie A title with recently crowned World Cup winner Diego Maradona as their most influential player. Attendance Statistics of Serie A 1986-1987 : Statistiche Spettatori Serie A 1986-1987 Analysis Season When the deal didn’t happen Maradona refused to play and missed the first 4 games of the season. Il 10 maggio del 1987 il Napoli di Maradona è campione d'Italia per la prima volta nella sua storia. Guagliu! The summer of 1988 it was like the whole city was in mourning, almost like a wake, with locals remembering this summer just as vividly as the summer before it. Locals ‘taxed themselves’ to cover the costs as John Foot outlines in his book ‘Calcio’. Il Napoli neocampione d'Italia conduce in testa per tutto il campionato e sembra agevolmente destinato a confermare il suo titolo. Napoli were beaten 2-0, with Maradona was marked out of a game which turned out to be quite a dull affair, with plenty of fouls and battles but not much fluent football. After all, this could happen to his Milan side one day. It highlights the impact he had on the Napoli team on the pitch, including how he helped the team to their first-ever scudetto in the 1986/87 season. However, this original movement from Berlusconi caused enough threat and got the ball rolling for what would be the birth of the Champions League, and the super-club dominated era we have today. Berlusconi hired Arrigo Sacchi to manage the team and brought in Ruud Gullit and Marco Van Basten to boost the playing squad. 30a GIORNATA 17 mag 1987 MARCATORI Ascoli - Napoli 1-1 10' Carnevale I (NA), 54' Barbuti Avellino - Roma 2-1 3' Conti B. You then see Maradona burst in with a “mamma mia, really? However, he ended up staying, and Napoli strengthened their squad ahead of the 1987-88 season, signing Brazillian forward Careca who was the star of the 1986 World Cup. He replies with something along the lines of it being amazing but he would have loved to have won the two previous titles too. The ugly fallout from the title-winning season had clearly spread through the team. A 1-1 draw away at Verona was next for Napoli which furthermore rocked the boat, coincidently teeing up a mouthwatering blockbuster of a game against challengers Milan in Naples. Di fronte ad un San Paolo gremito (90mila spetttatori), i partenopei pareggiarono. He became a snitch for the state, his evidence eventually got Maradona done for drug dealing and pimping, also claiming that Maradona had slept with over 8,000 women during his time in Naples. If we want to avoid all the sinister routes to explain Napoli’s capitulation in the 1987/88 season then we have to address the fact that some of the team hated their head coach. He certainly left a legacy on the wonderful city of Naples, a legacy in footballing terms that is hard for anyone to match. S.S.C. It was the birth of the European Super League talk we still hear today. As soon as someone mentions the football team from Naples, everyone thinks of one man. (RM), 79' Tovalieri, 82' Murelli Como - Empoli 0-1 66' Osio Fiorentina - Atalanta 1-0 89' Di Chiara II Inter - Verona 0-0 Juventus - Brescia 3-2 4' Serena, 6' rig. Napoli only just failed to defend its inaugural Serie A title, finishing three points behind A.C. Milan.Napoli proved to be the most offensive team in the entire league, with Careca and Diego Maradona dominating the scoring charts. La stagione 1986-1987, vede il Napoli vincere il primo scudetto della sua storia e la Coppa Italia per la terza volta, realizzando così uno storico double. "Norme organizzative interne della F.I.G.C. It began to fall to bits in Turin, at the home of their fearsome rivals Juventus, with a 3-1 defeat. The summer of 1987 brought notable players into the Italian championship: Vincenzo Scifo (for Internazionale), Ian Rush , Ruud Gullit and Marco van Basten . “The European Cup has become a historical anachronism. Attendance Statistics of Serie A 1987-1988 : Statistiche Spettatori Serie A 1987-1988 Analysis Season Ebben a szezonban a Napoli duplázott, ugyanis a bajnoki cím mellé a kupagyőzelmet is begyűjtötték. Job done you would think. Napoli started better than rivals, leading the group after five matches. Could the ‘totonero’ market have had an impact on those last 5 games? Napoli proved to be the most offensive team in the entire league, with Careca and Diego Maradona dominating the scoring charts. However, he ended up staying, and Napoli strengthened their squad ahead of the 1987-88 season, signing Brazillian forward Careca who was the star of the 1986 World Cup. E' il 1987-88, l'anno della delusione. Chants from the dressing room after the game appeared to call for his resignation and Bianchi himself had even offered to step down. Nel novembre 1987,infatti, l’argentino fu “prestato” dal Napoli per una domenica al Granada. With 5 games remaining Milan needed a miracle if they were to pull off a stunning debut season title for Berlusconi. As previously mentioned, with 5 games remaining Napoli were in pole position to retain their title. Instead, Napoli hit the Newcastle United 1995-96 button before it existed and self-destructed.