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Stadio Giorgio Ascarelli
, also known as Stadio Partenopeo
, was a multi-use stadium
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. It was used mostly for football
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matches. The stadium was able to hold 40.000 people. During the 1934 World Cup, it hosted two games. The stadium was destroyed by bombardments during the World War II.