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  Empoli - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Empoli is on the main railway line from Florence to Pisa, and is the point of divergence of a line to Siena.
Empoli is mostly known in Italy for its football team, Empoli F.C., which represents the town in the country's top division.
In the Tabula Peutingeriana of the 4th century Empoli is called In Portu ("in the port") as a river port across the Via Quinctia, leading from Fiesole to Florence, and further to Pisa.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Empoli   (609 words)

 Empoli F.C. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Empoli F.C. is a football club based in Empoli, Tuscany, and formed in 1920, although its first official match was in 1921.
Empoli's history was relatively obscure before the 1980s when they attained Serie B status.
Empoli themselves would receive a 5-point penalty the following season, and were relegated despite an improved showing with another relegation in 1989.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Empoli_F.C.   (315 words)

 ItalianVisits.com - Welcome to Empoli in Tuscany
Empoli and the surrounding area were undoubtedly settled long before the rise of the Roman Empire, possibly by the Etruscans, but the first mention of Empoli in historical documents refers only to an 8th century castle, known as the Emporium or Empolis, dating to the 8th century.
Empoli's other museum of note, near Chiesa San Stefano, is dedicated to the Italian musician Ferruccio Busoni (1866-1924) who was born in Empoli.
Empoli is a good place to make a base camp from which one can visit Pisa, Lucca, Florence, Volterra, and of course, the birth place of Leonardo, the town of Vinci.
www.italianvisits.com /tuscany/empoli   (932 words)

 Empoli | Football in Italy | Match, Tickets & Travel Information
Empoli Football Club was founded in 1920 by a group of students, and the team have enjoyed previous spells in Serie A in the late eighties.
Empoli is located in the popular tourist region of Tuscany, and could be combined with trips to more famous neighbours such as Florence, Lucca, Pisa and Siena.
Pisa airport (47km from Empoli) is a short journey by train or bus from the main railway station in Pisa.
www.footballinitaly.com /empoli.html   (314 words)

 Empoli today
EMPOLI is situated on the left bank of the Arno, on a fertile plain at the intersection of wide main roads, within easy reach of important tourist resorts such as Florence (32 km), Lucca (45 Km) Pisa (49 km) and Siena (65 km).
Therefore, Empoli now represents the leading centre of the third most important industrial area in Tuscany and is indicated in specialized publications as the industrial district.
Empoli also offers a wide range of high schools and disposes of one of the largest public libraries in the whole of Tuscany.
www.comune.empoli.fi.it /empoli/oggii.html   (510 words)

 Empoli: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Empoli is a town in Tuscany Tuscany quick summary:
Empoli is on the main railway line from Florence to Pisa Pisa quick summary:
Pisa (population 90,000) is a city in tuscany, italy at the mouth of the river arno on the mediterranean....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/e/em/empoli.htm   (285 words)

 Empoli Tuscany Italy Hotels Room Empoli Tuscany
The city of Empoli is in the province of Florence and is set in a territory crossed by four rivers: the Arno, the Pesa, the Orme and the Elsa.
The XVI century was a turbulent period for Tuscany dominated by the incursions and the pillages by armies that Empoli was not able to avoid.
This last event represented the divide between the thriving and vital Empoli of the Middle Ages and the one experiencing an economic, political and commercial decline at the beginning of the Modern Age.
www.toscanaviva.com /Empoli/Empoli.htm   (540 words)

 In Italy Online - Villa Empoli's Guestbook
Villa Empoli, on the other hand, was so attractive and pleasant that I could easily spend most of my vacation time there and reduce the amount of time spent sightseeing.
Empoli itself was a wonderful discovery; a manageable town with all the amenities and facilities one could need.
We drove to Empoli on Sunday AM to look for a supermarket and got pretty well lost because Empoli has a lot of one-ways and it's a confusing town to drive around.
www.initaly.com /agri/somelli/somcomm.htm   (3272 words)

 channel4.com - Football Italia
Empoli continue to climb up the table after this comfortable victory over Reggina.
However, Empoli have won all their home games apart from the defeats to giants Juventus and Milan, so they were the favourites to take the victory.
Vigiani's looping header settled on to the roof of the net, but Empoli were dominating and Bonetto's close-range shot was charged down by the goalkeeper.
www.channel4.com /sport/football_italia/sa0506/emp-reg.html   (510 words)

 channel4.com - Football Italia
Empoli's situation couldn't be more different, as Gigi Cagni's arrival failed to stop them sliding into the relegation zone with just one win from their last 14 games.
Empoli had a great chance to equalise after the restart, as Moro held up a set-piece for Nicola Pozzi at the back post, but he somehow managed to push it wide from less than a yard!
Empoli became more aggressive in the closing stages and Doni flew across the face of goal to fingertip a delightful Igli Vannucchi lob out of the top corner.
www.channel4.com /sport/football_italia/sa0506/rom-emp.html   (602 words)

 EMPOLI IN CONFIDENT MOOD : Sporting Life - Football | Italy Serie A News, Fixtures, Results, Match Reports, Standings
Empoli kick-started their season with a come-from-behind victory over Cagliari in midweek and will be very confident going into Sunday's match against Lecce.
Empoli midfielder Riccardo Bonetto believes the team will provide a significant challenge for Lecce, who have yet to win a match this campaign and are third from bottom with just a single point.
Empoli, who are known as the Azzurri, will be without striker Mirco Gasparetto and midfielder Paolo Zanetti due to injuries.
www.sportinglife.com /football/overseas/italy/news/story_get.cgi?STORY_NAME=international_feed/05/09/24/SOCCER_Ita-Empoli_Preview.html   (496 words)

 ESPN.com Soccernet Europe: News - Empoli facing six-point deduction
Empoli have been accused of trying to interfere in the selection of players for post-match doping tests.
Should the FIGC back the recommended points deduction it could severely damage Empoli's chances of winning promotion to Serie A. Empoli doctor Francesco Ammannati was suspended by the club on Tuesday after a hearing with CONI, and his lawyer admitted there had been 'small violations of the regulations'.
Empoli lead Serie B by three points from Modena with 10 games remaining, but should they lose the six points they would slip outside the top four places which give promotion to the top division.
www.soccernet.com /europe/news/2002/0328/20020328empoli.html   (259 words)

 DOMENICO DA EMPOLI OF ITALY, PRESIDENT OF SEABED COUNCIL FOR 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
KINGSTON, 4 August -- Domenico da Empoli (Italy), who was elected today as President of the Council of the International Seabed Authority at its ninth session (2003) in Kingston, is professor of public finance and public accounting at the University of Rome.
da Empoli was born in Reggio Calabria on 24 September 1941.  He studied law and economics at the University of Rome, where he remained as assistant professor (1967-1974) after having completed his economic studies at the University of Chicago (1965-1967).  In 1975 Mr.
da Empoli was appointed full professor of public finance at the University of Messina.  He then moved to the University of Naples (1979-1983), following which (from 1984 to date) he became a full professor of public finance and public accounting at the University of Rome.
www.un.org /News/Press/docs/2003/sea1782.doc.htm   (183 words)

 official thread LAzio vs Empoli - Soccer Fans Network Forums
Empoli’s season has got back on track in recent weeks after wins against Inter and Siena, plus a stunning 3-3 draw with Italian champions Juventus.
Empoli have always lost these encounters except once when in the first ever match between these two sides, in Serie B, the Tuscan side held Lazio 0-0 in the 1985/86 season.
Empoli - Perotti will field more or less his first team that has offered him some great satisfactions in these last weeks against teams like Inter and Juve, however will have to be without first choice keeper Bucci, injured.
forums.soccerfansnetwork.com /showthread.php?t=17933   (734 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Martial arts expert kills two raiders
The 28-year-old man, known as "the doctor" for his practice of acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine, managed to seize one of the two knives carried by his assailants and saw off the entire group with the ferocity of his reaction.
Magistrates in the central Italian town of Empoli are now seeking to establish whether his self-defence constituted an excessive use of force.
The hairdresser, her assistant and "the doctor", who operated from the same premises, were reportedly overpowered and tied up before the group, all thought to be in their 20s and 30s, ransacked the apartment.
www.guardian.co.uk /italy/story/0,12576,1061765,00.html   (336 words)

 ESPN.com Soccernet Europe: Match Preview - Empoli v Lazio
EMPOLI, November 2 (Serie A) - Empoli will hope to pick up their first victory of the season at their Carlo Castellani stadium tomorrow.
Empoli coach Silvio Baldini has a near full strength squad to choose from with only Andrea Cupi (flu) and Gaetano Greco (knee) doubtful.
Empoli won the first two meetings before the latest, in 1999, ended in a goalless draw.
www.soccernet.com /europe/2002/20021103/reports/64236_pre.html   (342 words)

 Inter.it - Match Centre
Recoba's curled free kick goes over the Empoli wall and in at the near post.
It goes Empoli's way after Stankovic goes in feet high on an opponent.
Empoli make a half-clearance then Kily shoots wide from just inside the Tuscan penalty box.
inter.it /aas/partita/mc?L=en&ALEA=363257201&IDPARTITA=3441&SHOW=GOALS   (1244 words)

 A betting preview for Empoli v Reggina played on 2005-11-05 in the Italian Serie A
Empoli managed a 1-1 draw with Chievo in what was supposed to be the battle of the surprise teams this season.
Empoli did well to get the draw considering the were beaten by A.C Milan 3-1 in their previous match.
Empoli will want to get the win here to ensure they do not get involved in the relegation battle.
www.goonersguide.com /match_detail.php?matchID=450   (466 words)

 tribalfootball.com - Lazio swoop for Empoli's Bonetto after contract row   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Lazio have taken advantage of a contract row between Empoli and Riccardo Bonetto to secure the attacking midfielder to a pre-contract deal.
A mix-up over his registration at Empoli opened the door to Lazio, who have signed Bonetto to a four-year pre-contract agreement in the last 24 hours.
Bonetto actually signed a four-year deal with Empoli in November, but the forms were reportedly not registered with the Italian Lega, so leaving the wing-back facing the prospect of being off contract at the end of this season.
www.tribalfootball.com /january/itanews3220106.html   (148 words)

 EMPOLI LOOK TO PULL CLEAR : Sporting Life - Football | Italy Serie A News, Fixtures, Results, Match Reports, Standings
Empoli go into Sunday's game at Ancona hoping to avoid the fate that has already befallen their hosts.
Empoli are a point adrift of Reggina and Siena with just two games remaining and four points clear of Perugia.
Attilio Perotti, the coach of Empoli, will be looking for Ighli Vannucchi to have the same type of influence he had one week ago when he led Empoli to a 2-0 win over Bologna.
www.sportinglife.com /football/overseas/italy/news/story_get.cgi?STORY_NAME=international_feed/04/05/08/SOCCER_Ita-Ancona_Preview.html   (454 words)

 Hotel Empoli, Hotels Empoli, Welcome, Empoli, Hospitality Empoli, Lodge Empoli, Lodges Empoli, Lodging Empoli, Lodgings ...
It is currently a museum dedicated to the great musician and a Study Center named after him (visit must he requested in advance).
Pontorme, on the road to Florence, is a hamlet of Empoli, from which the painter Jacopo Carrucci known as Pontormo (1494-1556) came.
Articles in glass, white, colored, crystal and the traditional Empoli green, are made in the glassworks which have lost none of their charm.
www.emmeti.it /Welcome/Toscana/ProvFirenze/Empoli/index.uk.html   (415 words)

 Tuscany - holiday villa rental to the west of Florence. Villa Bruschetti, Empoli, Tuscany, Italy
From the house itself, and especially from the dining terrace, there are a marvellous views of the Florentine hills.
Empoli, with a supermarket, shops, and restaurants is a five minute drive away.
Empoli centre, with shops, railway station, restaurants and all other necessities is 5 minutes away.
www.knowital.com /properties/florence/html4/bruschetti2.html   (241 words)

 A betting preview for Empoli v Juventus played on 2005-09-11 in the Italian Serie A
Two years ago Juventus played horrible and managed to take only draw in Empoli It was 3—3 and I remember our former youth product Rocchi scored three goals for home side.
I like Empoli team, they were promoted in style and look better than at least fouro five teams in Serie A. It will be interesting to see if they can solve goalscoring problem, they created chances against Udinese but failed to score.
There are voices he is already signed for Juve but was left to Empoli in order to pick valuable Serie A experience.
www.goonersguide.com /match_detail.php?matchID=141   (726 words)

 SI.com - Soccer - Italian Serie A - Team Pages - Empoli
Empoli finally won their first game since the start of November as the beat bottom-of-the-table Lecce 2-1 at the Via del Mare stadium Wednesday evening.
Lecce midfielder Cristian Ledesma converted a penalty-kick in the 81st minute to pull a goal back for the hosts, but Empoli held out to bag all three points.
Empoli are undefeated at home in five previous league visits by Palermo, all in Serie B. 9:00 a.m.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /soccer/italy/teams/emp   (216 words)

 MD9:Empoli vs Milan - TalkSoccer.net | Forum
Empoli and Milan have both hit form at the same time and neither team has lost since Week 3.
The 19-year-old striker is on loan at Empoli from the San Siro and will be eager to impress Carlo Ancelotti with respect to his future plans in Milan.
Luckily for Empoli the injured trio of Mirko Gasparetto, Pozzi and Fabrizio Ficini are all available again.
www.talksoccer.net /forum/showthread.php?t=28736   (428 words)

 Fodor's Travel Guides | Forums Messages
According to www.trenitalia.com, there is parking at the Empoli station.
But perhaps you are familiar with Empoli and the area around the city.
Empoli isn't exactly New York City..you'll understand when you get there...the station looks to be out in the middle of nowhere.
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 Inter.it - Match Centre
Vieri scores the simplest of goals with a tap-in after butterfingers Berti fails to hold on to a Zanetti cross.
32' Inter are awarded a free kick to the right of the Empoli box after Conceiçao is brought down by Di Natale.
In the meantime, it's a fierce contest in the middle of the pitch and Rodomonti invites everyone to calm down.
www.inter.it /aas/partita/mc?IDPARTITA=3359&SHOW=PAG&L=en   (843 words)

 Empoli Leather 3 Pc Livingroom :: Rooms To Go - Livingroom furniture
For casual leather furniture that looks great and encourages relaxation, the Empoli living room is an ideal choice.
A great looking sofa that’s ultra-comfortable, the Empoli features leather seating surface and leather match back and sides.
A loveseat designed for comfort, the Empoli features leather seating surface and leather match back and sides.
www.roomstogo.com /index.cfm?fuseaction=showRoom&roo_ID=1932   (221 words)

 Empoli-Juventus - Juventuz Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
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Juventus have received a huge boost with the news that Igor Tudor could return from injury by taking his place on the bench against Empoli this weekend.
As for Empoli, I, like some of you, know next to nothing about them, but I think we should'nt underestimate them just because they're a newly promoted side.
www.juventuz.com /forum/showthread.php?threadid=732&postid=21989   (796 words)

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