Juventus star Nicolò Fagioli (pictured) has acquired a seven-month ban for betting breaches. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
An ongoing betting scandal involving a number of Italian soccer gamers has followers gripped. Now, Nicolò Fagioli is the primary of these stars to obtain a sentencing for his playing infringements. The Italian soccer federation Federcalcio banned him for seven months on Tuesday, additionally issuing a €12,500 ($13,200) fantastic.
cooperated with authorities to mitigate his punishment
The 22-year-old midfielder’s sentencing might have been worse have been it not for the plea cut price he struck with officers. He has cooperated with authorities to mitigate his punishment, along with visiting a therapist to cope with his playing downside.
Fagioli has performed in six of Juventus’s Serie A matches to this point this season. He additionally made his debut for the Italian nationwide workforce final November.
The Juventus star isn’t the one participant inculpated. Sandro Tonali and Nicolo Zaniolo have been each despatched residence from the Italy coaching camp final week because of the playing investigation. Tonali grew to become Italy’s costliest participant when he signed for Newcastle United in July, whereas Zaniolo is on mortgage at Aston Villa.
Each gamers are supposedly cooperating with authorities within the investigation. Following within the footsteps of Zaniolo, Tonali is predicted to fulfill with prosecutor Giuseppe Chine quickly. As a part of his confession, Fagioli claimed Tonali really helpful him a betting app for unregulated blackjack playing.