Juventus lost 4-2 at Fiorentina yesterday and dropped five points behind leader Roma, which stayed perfect in the Italian soccer league. Barcelona and Atletico Madrid lost their 100 percent records in Spain.
Juventus Football Club SpA’s coach Antonio Conte was suspended for 10 months by Italy’s soccer federation for failing to report a match-fixing incident, the organization said today in an e-mailed statement.
Italy’s soccer federation upheld the 10-month suspension of Juventus Football Club SpA coach Antonio Conte for failing to report a match-fixing incident, rejecting his appeal of the initial ruling earlier this month, the organization said today in a statement published on its website.
Juventus Coach Antonio Conte’s suspension was reduced by an arbitration panel to Dec. 8, according to a statement posted on the Italian National Olympics Committee. In August Conte received a 10-month suspension for failing to report a match-fixing case.
Paris Saint-Germain snatched a 2-2 draw against visiting Barcelona with the final kick of their Champions League soccer quarterfinal opener. Bayern Munich beat Juventus 2-0 in a matchup of former winners.