After a long period of investigation, Turin prosecutors officially approved the sentence for Juventus midfielder Nicolo Fagioli. He will be suspended for 7 months and pay a fine of up to 12,500 euros.
According to the regulations of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC), a player found betting on football matches can be banned from playing for at least three years, but Fagioli had his sentence reduced because the player showed sincerity and Closely cooperate with the investigation agency after admitting his crime.
In addition, as part of the punishment, the 22-year-old midfielder will have to share about his experiences in at least 10 meetings with amateur sports organizations and groups that help people with gambling addiction. Juventus will support him during his sentence.
The 2023/2024 season seems to have ended for Nicolo Fagioli. This is a big loss for Juventus as the midfielder born in 2001 has played 6 matches for the “Old Lady” up to now. He is considered a promising young talent of Serie A, who can reach out in the future.
Huy Truong | 06:35 October 18, 2023