Italian city parties in honour of Maradona.
Just had this sent to me.. Incredible scenes in Napoli right now, under the Maradona mural, celebrating Argentina!
— Adriano Del Monte (@adriandelmonte) December 18, 2022
A neon tribute to Diego #Maradona appeared at the Colosseum last night ahead of the #WorldCup final between Argentina and France. Photo by artist Mako Shock. pic.twitter.com/G880wXLS6J
— Wanted in Rome (@wantedinrome) December 17, 2022
Messi is also a star attraction in this year's ceramic statuettes made by master crib-maker Genny Di Virgilio who continues the Neapolitan Nativity scene tradition each Christmas by honouring figures from the world of politics, sport or entertainment.
Photo credit: Emanuele Nocerino / Shutterstock.com.
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