Tag Archives: antonio conte
- Chelsea Sign Antonio Conte as New Head Coach
April 5, 2016
Italian team manager Antonio Conte will become Chelsea's Head Coach at the end of the European Championships in France, despite being involved in a match-fixing trial. Chelsea has announced that Antonio Conte will join the club on a three-year deal as Head Coach in time for the start of the...
- Antonio Conte fails in appeal against fixing ban
September 14, 2012
Italian championship winning boss Antonio Conte has seen his appeal against a 10-month ban fail with authorities deciding to extend the scope of the suspension. The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has extended the almost season-long ban to worldwide football as opposed to just Italian and European games. A statement from...
- Maltese player banned for 10 years as Juve boss launches appeal
August 21, 2012
A Maltese international footballer has received a 10-year ban from UEFA after being found guilty of match fixing. Kevin Sammut is accused of being involved in the scam that took place during a Euro 2008 qualifier between his country, Malta, and Norway. The match ended 4-0 to Norway and suspicions...
- Italian championship winner gets 10 month ban
August 10, 2012
Italian championship winning manager Antonio Conte has been banned for 10 months after failing to report alleged match fixing involving his old club Siena. Conte, now manager of 2011/12 Serie A winners Juventus, was found guilty by the FIGC of not reporting the presence of fixing at Siena in 2010/11....
- Italy continues to fight fixing as 19 are detained; German FA investigate game
May 28, 2012
Italy’s latest match fixing has lurched into full view with one Serie A player banged up for a night in the cells as a result. Stefano Mauri, captain of Lazio, is the most notable of those detained with former Genoa midfielder Omar Milanetto also among the 19 people taken in...
Italy’s online gambling market now second largest in Europe
April 12, 2017
Italy’s online sports betting growth outpacing retail wagers
September 8, 2017