Former striker of AC Milan, Manchester city and the Brazil national team Robinho was sentenced to nine years in prison for gang rape of 22-year-old woman. The decision yesterday by the court of Milan, according to Italian media.
According to investigators, rape Albanian girls happened in a disco in Milan in January 2013. The crime involved only six men.
“The incident occurred a few years ago, and we already said that Robinho denies all charges. He wasn’t involved in that episode,” said the lawyer.
According to him, has taken all legal measures to appeal the decision of the court of first instance.
In 2009, Robinho, then playing for Manchester city, was arrested on suspicion of abuse, but acquitted him.
Now 33-year-old Robinho is in Brazil, and advocates for local “Atletico Mineiro”.