Acquittal for goalkeeper in second instance won!

06 June 2019

Dr. Lucien W. Valloni, who represented the goalkeeper in criminal proceedings, says: "In football the criminalisation of players should be prevented. In this sense the ruling is very welcome. Football is a sport in which injuries as a result of a duel are part of the risk of the sport to which the participants voluntarily submit, which is why the hurdles for a criminal punishment of a foul should be set high."

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