Calcio Storico is football like you’ve never seen before! Dating back to the 15th century, this early form of the game is brutal. But behind the blood and punches lie a story of tradition, pride and honour. A sport as unique and loved in Florence as ACF Fiorentina.
Are you looking for historical football-related sources - in particular stunning visuals from the collected European archival record - this is the place to go. Find out more by visiting the mini-exhibition on the Europeana’s website and browse away!