On the sidelines of the ‘Football and Welfare’ event held in Naples, the president of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC), Gabriele Gravina, wanted to respond to Javier Tebas’ statement, after the La Liga president called for immediate sporting sanctions against the Turin club in a press release published on Tuesday. “I must point out, out of seriousness and intellectual honesty, that the world of football is going through moments of tension all over Europe and the world, and not just in Italy” first commented on the strong man of Italian football.
Gabriele Gravina then continued his statement by targeting the Spaniard. “We are in close contact with UEFA. I think it is totally inappropriate to receive gratuitous attacks from those who should be watching at home. I think they are quite out of place. » concluded Gabriele Gravina. As a reminder, on Tuesday, the FIGC opened a sports investigation into this affair in the wake of the resignation of the entire Bianconero staff, after the opening of the investigation. Prisma by the Italian courts and the Turin public prosecutor’s office. The accounts of the Old Lady are also subject to scrutiny by the Italian stock market regulator (Consob).