Juventus Midfielder Nicolò Fagioli Receives 7-Month Ban for Betting Violations


Summary: Italian soccer federation imposes a seven-month ban on Juventus midfielder Nicolò Fagioli for betting violations.

Juventus midfielder Nicolò Fagioli has been handed a seven-month ban by the Italian soccer federation for his involvement in betting violations. Fagioli, who admitted to having a gambling addiction, reached a plea bargain with the FIGC that included therapy for his problem. Despite the severity of the offense, Fagioli’s cooperation with authorities and his previous sessions with a therapist led to a reduction in his punishment. It is worth noting that Fagioli has never placed bets on matches involving his own team, Juventus.

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