Today, some news shook the world of Italian football: the Genoa risks a penalty of up to 3 points by delay in documentation relating to Irpef payments.
A penalty that could be decidedly heavy for a team that needs to save itself. We know that one point can always make the difference in the safety zone.
Penalty up to 3 points
Already last year, the Genoa he had negotiated a penalty point when he was still playing in Serie B. This year it could be a heavier penalty (up to 3 points, as mentioned).
At the moment, Genoa has 20 points in the standings, the result of 5 wins, 5 draws and 8 defeats. The team will play tonight on the Bologna pitch and the hope is that whoever takes the field will not think about the news that is causing so much discussion in the Genoa world.
Genoa penalty: the club's response
There is something new about the penalty history. After the news was given, the President spoke Zangrillo. Here are his words: "In relation to the topic reported today in various press outlets, the line of the Genoa CFC company is as follows: in recent days the company has produced all the documentation requested by the federal bodies”. Thus the president of the rossoblù club Alberto Zangrillo responded to the news of the risk of penalisation.
Zangrillo then continued: “Formal hearings were held and I personally had the opportunity to deal, at various times, with the highest authority of the Federal Prosecutor's Office. From today in compliance with the most rigorous principles of institutional respect, the Genoa CFC company applies the rule of silence while confidently awaiting the decisions of the Attorney General