Inerente

Articolo

Cannavaro: Fix corruption rules

25 gennaio 2013 17:03

Napoli captain Paolo Cannavaro said rules regarding match-fixing in football need to be reconsidered after his six-month ban was revoked.

The 31-year-old and team-mate Gianluca Grava were banned for failing to report a potential fix to the authorities, but all sanctions were removed a mere month later on appeal.

"I put up with far too much over the last few months," he told Radio Marte.

"The important thing is that it was resolved. I honestly didn't think this could happen to me. I shouted and nobody listened, the authorities ought to reconsider the rules.

"Gianluca and I emerged clean from this situation, as did the club. That is our greatest satisfaction. It could have been a huge blemish on our careers as well as a great injustice.

"I was at home when the appeal verdict came in and when I got the phone call I burst into tears of joy. I never considered a plea bargain, as I was not guilty and couldn't admit to something that hadn't happened."

Napoli also received a two-point penalty in the scandal, which was later revoked.

Sponsored links

domenica 25 giugno

sabato 24 giugno

23:58
23:40
23:36
23:24
23:23
23:11
22:26
21:48
21:38
21:20
20:27
20:18
19:56
19:44
19:24
19:23
19:16
18:56
18:29
18:17
17:56
17:25
17:18
17:08
16:16
15:56
15:42
15:23
15:09
15:00
14:49
14:18
14:07
13:58
13:09
12:51
12:19
12:16
11:57
11:05
11:00
10:55
10:01
09:00
05:13
04:13
03:57
03:01
00:22

venerdì 23 giugno

23:44
23:14
22:33
21:49
21:25
20:57
20:51
20:18
20:02
19:47
19:22
18:58
17:55
17:54
17:41
17:41
17:17
16:56
16:53
16:50
16:37
16:26
16:06
15:56
15:45
15:24
15:09
14:48
14:29
14:06
13:30
13:27
12:56
12:47
12:44
12:29
11:30
11:26
11:17
10:56
10:38
10:14
09:09
08:10
02:42
02:38
02:16
00:41
00:35
00:20

Classifica Serie A

# Squadra PG DG PU
1 38 +50 91
2 38 +52 87
3 38 +55 86
4 38 +21 72
5 38 +23 70

Facebook