Chievo Verona gets three points deduction


Chievo have been deducted three Serie A points and fined
€200,000 after being found guilty of false accounting.
The Flying Donkeys had been accused of trading players with
Cesena to create around €25m of false profit, allowing them
to register for Serie A when they’d otherwise have been
After an initial botched trial a new case was brought, and
yesterday prosecutors asked for a 15 point deduction.
While the FIGC has found the club guilty, a much lighter
sentence has been imposed.
“The Tribunale Federale Nazionale – disciplinary section –
chaired by Cesare Mastrocola has accepted the referral of
the prosecutor, sanctioning Chievo Verona with a three point
deduction in the table, to be taken in the current season, and
a fine of €200,000,” the statement reads.
“The TFN has also sanctioned the President of the club, Luca
Campedelli, with a three month ban, as well as a one month
and 15 days ban for the advisors Piero Campedelli, Giuseppe
Campedelli, Michele Cordioli and Antonio Cordioli.
“The Tribunale decided that it should not proceed with the
case against Cesena due to the revocation of their affiliation,
sanctioning Guido Aldini and Samuele Mariotti to one month
and 15 days.”

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