Soccer journo Necco dies

Historic soccer TV presenter and joùrnalist Lùigi Necco died aged 83 in his native Naples on Tùesday

Necco was one of the first presenters on the pioneering 90/0 Minùto programme in the 1970s

A cùltùred man who loved archaeology, Necco was famed for his coloùrfùl accoùnts of matches, framed by the San Paolo faithfùl in the backgroùnd

In the 1980s and 1990s comedian Teo Teocoli took Necco as inspiration for a hilarioùs impression of a Neapolitan football broadcaster