Fiorentina claim to be victims in Serie A scandal

July 5, 2006
ROME, July 5 (Reuters) - Italy's match-fixing trial resumed on Wednesday with Fiorentina owner Diego Della Valle claiming his club were victims of a system rather than part of it.

Champions Juventus are battling to avoid relegation to the third division at Italy's biggest sporting trial, while three other clubs - AC Milan, Fiorentina and Lazio - are fighting to stay in the top Serie A.

All are charged with sporting fraud.

The tribunal returned to work the morning ...

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