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The Squadfather – A Sicilian Tale – Palermo – Back in the Big Time

A balmy Sunday evening in the Sardegna Arena, plays host to the first Isole Derby in Serie A in a while. Man of the Match winner Cesc Franco and goal scorer Pietro Pellegri are chatting to Sky Sport Italia presenter Gianluca Vialli. Vialli asks how Palermo did not win by more, considering they dominated possession…

The SquadFather – A Sicilian tale – Palermo – An Englishman, Scotsman and an Irishman oh and Robinho are in a Sicilian bar.

We embarked our campaign in Serie C Girone A with jubilation. Satisfied that we had met the clubs vision to win Serie D Girone I. However, the jubilation and celebrations were cut short. With little money in the bank we were forced to let a large number of players leave after running down their contracts,…

The Squadfather – A Sicilian tale – Palermo – Welcome to the family

I Rosanero‚Ķ. Commonly known as Palermo Calcio or more simply Palermo, is an Italian football club placed in the Sicilian city of Palermo. Originally founded on the 1st of November 1900, Unione Sportiva Citta di Palermo was excluded from Serie B 12 July 2019. A Phoenix club was formed in July of the same year…

There must be an angel (Playing with my heart) – Torino Season 2025/26 – Champions League Final Special

Thank you for the momentary pause. I hope you have a cuppa on hand?! This next post will pick up where the last left off. Hot after celebrating wining the Serie A for a second year on the bounce we had our second European cup final in two years. Last season we won the Europa…