The revelation that Gennaro Gattuso, the former AC Milan star, is being investigated for match fixing hit soccer like a ton of bricks yesterday. While match-fixing and scandals have become commonplace in Italian soccer, Gattuso would be perhaps the biggest name to be linked with this sort of investigation.
Gattuso’s agent, Andrea D’Amico, told Eurosport.com early yesterday:
Gennaro Gattuso, a former midfielder for A.C. Milan and Rangers F.C., made a sexist comment recently that I bet he wishes he could take back.Basically, Gattuso believes there is no place for women in soccer. His controversial comment was triggered after Milan chief executive Adriano Galliano agreed to share to share his role with Barbara Berlusconi, daughter of club president Silvio...
Italian midfielder Gennaro Gattuso was made player-coach of Swiss team FC Sion on Monday, with current manager Victor Munoz demoted to another role at the club.
Gattuso will take charge because of the team's ''disastrous performance'' in a 4-0 loss against Thun on Sunday, the club said in a statement.
''Until further notice, the players will manage their...
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February 25, 2013
For more than a decade Gennaro Gattuso has been an Italian soccer icon. But the A.C. Milan midfielder may be reaching the end of his storied playing career. Gatusso will be out of contract at the end of the season, and he says he will discuss his future with Milan vice president Adriano Galliani. He plans to retire if Milan (or another club) does not offer him a contract, according...
Gennaro Gattuso has hinted he will retire from football if he is not part of AC Milan's first-team plans next season.
The 34-year-old midfielder is out of contract this summer and is hoping to sit down with vice-president Adriano Galliani to discuss a new deal.
While Gattuso admits Milan could use some fresh blood in their ranks after missing out on this year's Serie A...
AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso says being able to play football again is like winning the Champions League, after returning following six months out with an eye injury.
Gattuso played just over an hour for Milan in the defending Serie A champion's 1-0 win at Chievo Verona on Tuesday.
Gattuso said Wednesday the 60 minutes ''seemed an eternity'' but that...
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April 11, 2012
AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso says he is willing to play for free once he comes back from a serious eye problem.
Gattuso has not played since colliding with teammate Alessandro Nesta in the Serie A opener on Sept. 9. He has been diagnosed with myasthenia - an autoimmune neuromuscular disease.
The 34-year-old Gattuso's contract expires at the end of the season but he says...
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February 19, 2012