Il Grande Torino

The Ghost of Il Grande Torino

The crumbling stadio Filadelfia stands as a sad reminder of the tragic history of Torino FC, the world soccer power that might have been Illustration by Xiaohua Yang The stretching shadows of the Alps lurch over the carcass of Torino Football Club’s spiritual home. Overrun with invasive vegetation that now lays claim to the ground’s crumbling skeleton, …