Robinho was additionally sentenced to 9 years in jail on attraction on Thursday for his position in a gang rape. The courtroom in Milan finds him responsible of the fees and upheld the courtroom’s earlier judgment in 2017.
Robinho’s contract with Santos was suspended
The 100-time Brazilian worldwide can problem the decision once more in Italy. The gang rape occurred in 2013 in a nightclub in Milan, town the place Robinho performed for AC Milan on the time. He would have assaulted a 22-year-old Albanian lady with 5 associates.
The 36-year-old has at all times denied all costs. Robinho was already acquitted of rape in 2009 whereas taking part in for Manchester Metropolis.
Robinho’s final official match, who performed for Brazil on the 2006 and 2010 World Cups, dates again to July, when he wore the Istanbul Basaksehir shirt. Partly because of the rape case, he’s now with out a membership.
In October, Robinho appeared to play for Santos, the membership the place he made his debut as knowledgeable in 2002. He signed a contract for less than 230 euros a month, however that was suspended after quite a few Santos sponsors rebelled.
One sponsor withdrew and others threatened to do the identical as a result of they disagreed with Robinho’s return.
Robinho wished to assist Santos together with his arrival in the course of the financially tough occasions wherein the eight-time nationwide champion finds itself.