An Exercise in Patience

After two straight losses in which the Rosanero gave up a combined six goals, questions began to swirl around Palermo’s strategy in Serie B. Those questions should be put to bed after a return to winning ways against Genoa – a team with no other aim but Serie A promotion this campaign. The win gave […]

A Squad in Serie B

The first transfer window of the new City Football Group era at Palermo is now complete. And with that, it’s time to focus solely on the results on the pitch. One of the key reasons why Dario Mirri sold the club to City Football Group was the strong organizational structure it brings to its projects […]

And We’re B-ack!

It feels like just yesterday Palermo were celebrating an incredible promotion to Serie B thanks to a glorious month-long playoff run. Since that time, a lot has changed. Most importantly, the club has a new ownership group. The arrival of a financial and football powerhouse like City Football Group ensures long term stability to a […]

A New Era: Palermo to City Football Group

It is a new era at Palermo. Today, Palermo held a press conference where the sale of the club to City Football Group was announced to the world. City Football Group CEO Ferran Soriano and others from the holding company were in Palermo alongside President Dario Mirri to talk about the club and its future. […]

A B-eautiful Ending

Sometimes dreams do come true… When the realization struck that Palermo’s only path for promotion this season was via the Serie C Playoff, it was only natural to hope for the best but expect the worst. After all, in order to win that final spot, the Rosanero would have to be the last team standing […]

A Final Opportunity for Serie B

Palermo players huddle and celebrate their victory over Feralpisalo

Palermo will have two more matches to play before they know their fate for next season. The Rosanero have booked their spot in the Serie C Playoff final after beating Feralpisalo in both matches with a combined score of 4-0. Now, they will face off against Padova, first away, then at home for the opportunity […]

The Final Four

Palermo players celebrate advancing to the final four

A couple months ago, Palermo looked lifeless and resigned to another season in Serie C. Fast forward to today and they are one of four teams remaining for the fourth and final promotion spot to Serie B. How did we get here? Well, it started with the final month of the season with the influence […]

The Serie C Playoff Explainer

After Palermo failed to win promotion outright by finishing on top of group C in Serie C, the Rosanero have one other opportunity to go up this season. Enter the dreaded monster that is the Serie C playoffs. But first, a reminder of the other unwieldy beast that is Serie C as a whole. The […]

Palermo FC to Man City?

Is it true? Over the last few weeks, there have been rumors suggesting that the owners of Manchester City are interested in buying Palermo. On April 15th, there was an initial report merely suggesting that City Football Group (the holding company that owns Manchester City as well as other clubs) and, by default, its owner […]

Playoff Prep

One match left in the regular season for Palermo, one more opportunity to secure a better seed for the Serie C playoffs. Palermo currently sit in fourth place, on 63 points. At worst, they will finish in fourth place seeing as Virtus Francavilla and Monopoli sit joint-fifth on 56 points. Palermo are one point behind […]