Lecce News

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Italy match-fixing hearing: Verdicts due soon

ESPN staff | July, 25 2013

The Italian Football Federation’s disciplinary committee will consider the evidence gathered at a two-day hearing into match-fixing allegations surrounding Lazio captain Stefan Mauri, seven other players and three clubs. It is thought th...

Lazio, Genoa and Lecce face points deductions

Adam Digby, Italy Correspondent | January, 17 2013

Genoa, Lazio and Lega Pro side Lecce are all facing potential points penalties for their involvement in alleged match-fixing during the 2010-11 season.

Obodo rescued from kidnappers in Nigeria

ESPN staff | June, 11 2012

Udinese midfielder Christian Obodo was successfully rescued from kidnappers by Nigerian police on Saturday night, after a 24-hour ordeal in Delta State.

Lecce coach Cosmi confident of staying up

December, 6 2011

New Lecce coach Serse Cosmi is confident he can guide the club away from the Serie A drop zone.

Cosmi replaces Di Francesco at Lecce

December, 5 2011

Serie A strugglers Lecce have appointed Serse Cosmi as their new coach after sacking Eusebio Di Francesco.

Five-game ban for Lecce striker Chevanton

November, 23 2010

Lecce striker Ernesto Chevanton was today handed a five-match ban for his unruly behaviour during Sunday's 3-2 defeat to Sampdoria.

Agent claims Liverpool want to send Ngog on loan

Soccernet staff | July, 15 2010

Liverpool want to send striker David Ngog out on loan next season, according to the player's agent.

Lecce and Ceseana promoted to Italian Serie A

May, 30 2010

Lecce and Cesena were promoted to Serie A on the final day of fixtures in Italian football's second tier.

Struggling Lecce sack Beretta, appoint De Canio

March, 9 2009

Second-from-bottom Lecce sacked coach Mario Beretta on Monday and handed Luigi De Canio the challenge of keeping the team in Serie A.

Lecce snap up Greek Papadopoulos on a free

November, 14 2008

Serie A club Lecce have signed Greece international Dimitris Papadopoulos as a free agent.

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