Italian FA president calls for sports betting revenue to save Italian football

Gabriele Gravina wants 1% of revenue to protect clubs and organisations amid the economic turmoil caused by coronavirus

The president of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has called on the Italian government to donate a share of sports betting revenue to support clubs during the coronavirus outbreak. Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport reports that Gabriele Gravina’s proposed ‘save football’ fund would comprise 1% of sports betting revenue generated in Italy and would be…

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