- Former world champion Iaquinta two years in prison in order to trade in arms with mafia
Former world champion Iaquinta two years in prison in order to trade in arms with mafia
31 October 2018 17:40
Vincenzo Iaquinta, who, in 2006, the world title conquered by Italy, is in a large trial against the mafia in Italy and sentenced to two years in prison. According to the court, the ex-striker of Juventus, his father illegal trafficking in weapons helped.
Thus supported, the 38-year-old Iaquinta the Ndrangheta, such as the organised crime in Calabria is called, stated the court. His father, Giuseppe, has for its leading role in the underworld to a term of imprisonment of nineteen years.
Iaquinta reacted furiously to the sentence. “My life is ruined, but only because I come from am from Calabria. I have nothing to do with the mafia,” he left outside the court in Reggio Emilia know.