juventus 10 points clamped by Italian football federation for irregularities in the accounting of the club.

This Group a The side was initially hit with a 15-point sanction in January, but the penalty was canceled after an appeal.

The federation moved to issue a new sentence after the federal appeals court intervened, meaning the club could miss out on European football next season.

Sanctions relate to the club’s use of capital gains to artificially inflate the value of players in their accounts.

The appeals court upheld the charges against the club, but acquitted the officials. Paul NedvedPaolo Garimberti, Assia Grazioli Venier, Caitlin Mary Hughes, Daniela Marilungo, Francesco Roncaglio and Enrico Vellano for wrongdoing.

Former Tottenham Sporting Director Fabio Paratici, who held the same position at Juventus in 2018-21, was banned from football for 2 years. Fifa On the matter in April, it forced him to resign from his position with the Spurs.

In a statement from the club, it was stated that they took note of the decision and reserved “the right to read the reasons for considering a possible objection”.

They added that the decision “aroused great anger in the club and its millions of fans” who found themselves “punished by the imposition of sanctions that did not take into account the principle of proportionality”.

The points cut sees the club relegated to seventh place in the Serie A chart, one point outside of the European qualifying ranks, after a 4-1 loss to Empoli on Monday night.