Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was once on Tuesday passed a one-match ban for blasphemy which might rule him out of subsequent weekend’s Turin derby. The 43-year-old Italian International Cup winner were fined five,000 euros ($6,000) ultimate month by means of the Italian Soccer Federation, however escaped a ban.
Then again, the FIGC’s Court docket of Attraction upheld the Federal Prosecutor’s enchantment and imposed a ban, which means Buffon will probably be dominated out of Saturday’s recreation at Torino.
Buffon was once overheard the usage of a “blasphemous expression” against teammate Manolo Portanova throughout Juve’s Four-Zero league win over Parma on December 19.
Buffon, who holds the report for Serie A suits performed with 654, was once no longer stuck on digicam however there was once an audio recording of the incident.
Since 2010, the Italian FA have taken disciplinary motion in opposition to a number of gamers and coaches heard disrespecting God or the sacred.
However the consequences have greater this season with empty stadiums permitting the microphones and cameras to seize heated exchanges between gamers and coaches.
AS Roma midfielder Bryan Cristante and Lazio’s Manuel Lazzari have been each suspended for a tournament this season for “blasphemous” remarks.
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