Guilty verdict calls time on Lucky Luciano's career

July 15, 2006
By Simon Evans
MILAN, July 15 (Reuters) - They called him Lucky Luciano for his wily dealings in the transfer market. Others saw him as the reason why so much suspicion surrounded Italian football.

Last season Juventus's former general manager Luciano Moggi was arguably the most powerful club official in Serie A.

But his luck ran out on Friday, when a sports tribunal handed him a five-year ban for his part in the Serie A match-fixing scandal.

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