Derby del Sole

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Derby del Sole
Other names Derby of the Sun, Derby del Sud
Locale Italy
Teams
First meeting Roma 4–1 Napoli
Coppa CONI
(8 April 1928 (1928-04-08))
Latest meeting Napoli 2–4 Roma
Serie A
(3 March 2018)
Stadiums Stadio Olimpico Roma
Stadio San Paolo Napoli
Statistics
Meetings total 162
Most wins Roma (62)
Top scorer Dino da Costa (8)
Largest victory Roma 8–0 Napoli
1958–59 Serie A
(29 March 1959)

The Derby del Sole (or the Derby of the Sun in English), also known as Derby del Sud, is an Italian football derby between Napoli and Roma.[1] The two clubs are considered the most followed and successful outside of Northern Italy (the heart of Italian football); Roma being from Central Italy and Napoli from Southern Italy.

Statistics[edit]

As of 3 March 2018

Below are the overall statistics for games between Napoli and Roma in official matches.

Francesco Graziani and Daniel Bertoni during a derby match in 1984
Competition Played Roma wins Draws Napoli wins
Serie A 143 50 50 43
Coppa Italia 17 11 2 4
Coppa CONI 2 1 0 1
Total 162 62 52 48

Results[edit]

  • SF = Semi-final
  • QF = Quarter-final
  • R16 = Round of 16
  • R32 = Round of 32
  • GS = Group stage
  • R1 = Round 1
  • R2 = Round 2

  Napoli win   Draw   Roma win

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football Derby matches in Italy". FootballDerbies.com. 29 June 2007.