The view from Italy

Montella trumpeting Elephants' success

March 27, 2012
By Roberto Gotta
For most of their intermittent Serie A history, Catania have been known throughout Italy for a catchphrase related to a surprising 1961 win over Inter in their decrepit - then, and now - Stadio Cibali, and not much else. Clamoroso al Cibali ("Shock at the Cibali") became something Italians pretending to be witty would use in everyday life.

Say your girlfriend showed up in time for a date for once: you'd do a double-take and say "Clamoroso al Cibali, sei in orario". Now, most of the people ...

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