Description: Re: airport in Milan (red-faced)
>>FYI: "Stadio Giuseppe Meazza" is the official name of the stadium
>> that is also known as "San Siro". Giuseppe Meazza was the team
>> captain of the 1938 Italian World Cup team.
>I knew I should have respected the original request and answer privately. I've
>always known "Stadio Giuseppe Meazza" only as "San Siro". In retrospect,
>I couldn't understand why a major match in Milan would be played anywhere
>but San Siro. Now I understand my confusion. In defence, when my hosts took
>me to my first match at Stadio Meazza, they only referred to it as San Siro.
>Who am I to argue with a Milanese? :-)
was an Inter player.
San Siro is the older name of the stadium, and is still used both by
people and by the media. The name comes from the fact that it stands in the
San Siro neighborhood of the town of Milan.
Saluti e forza Milan,