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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.

Derby del Sole
Other namesDerby of the Sun, Derby del Sud
LocaleItaly
Teams
First meetingRoma 4–1 Napoli
Coppa CONI
(8 April 1928 (1928-04-08))
Latest meetingRoma 1–4 Napoli
Serie A
(31 March 2019)
StadiumsStadio Olimpico Roma
Stadio San Paolo Napoli
Statistics
Meetings total164
Most winsRoma (62)
Top scorerDino da Costa (8)
Largest victoryRoma 8–0 Napoli
1958–59 Serie A
(29 March 1959)

StatisticsEdit

As of 31 March 2019

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 145 50 51 44
Coppa Italia 17 11 2 4
Coppa CONI 2 1 0 1
Total 164 62 53 49

ResultsEdit

  • 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

ReferencesEdit

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