Agnelli’s lawyer said they will appeal. The federation’s prosecutor, Giuseppe Pecoraro, also said he would appeal for a harsher sentence. Pecoraro had requested a 2 1/2-year suspension, a fine and an order to force Juventus to play two home matches behind closed doors.
Juventus’ President Agnelli Smashed With One Year Ban For Illegal Ticket Sales
Juventus president Andrea Agnelli has been banned for one year by the Italian FA for his role is selling tickets to hard-core “ultra” fans that encouraged ticket touting.
The court also fined Juventus 300,000 euros (£264,000). The ban comes less than three weeks after Agnelli was elected to chair the 220-member European Club Association.