0 to 39 for Benevento: the kneusje of the Series A is bewitched

Phd candidate Benevento sprokkelde after thirteen days still no point in the Italian league, and suggested that this is a depth record sharper.


For the first time in club history the town from the north-east of Naples, part of the Series A. But what was originally a fairy tale it seemed, had changed in the meantime for the employer of the Swedish striker Samuel Armenteros (27, ex-Anderlecht) on a nightmare of the worst kind.

Piece of art

Because in the five biggest European leagues, there was never a team that for the first thirteen performances in a defeat saw the end. Benevento performs, however, after the narrow 1-0 defeat at Atalanta Bergamo.

In the First Division continued to Manchester United (!) in the season 1930/31 the first twelve games without a point, in 2009, this work of art in the French Ligue1 repeated by Grenoble. Benevento was already a record holder in its own country since the ninth match day.


The club, since 2005, led by the brothers Vigorito and in twelve years has accelerated to the highest level, was his absolute low point against Sassuolo. This was Benevento, a negative record of 87 years ago. By a used penalty from Federico Peluso in the 94th minute was then with a 1-2 loss.

President Oreste Vigorito wrote the drama of his club already to witchcraft. “The blame lies with the evil influences of those who were connected with this city, namely witches’, î he explained to the Gazzetta dello Sport. Their nickname is as it is, and their logo is a witch on a broomstick.

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