Newcastle sues AC Milan over Tonali’s suspension

Press reports revealed that the club English Newcastle He intends to sue Milan, due to the possibility of suspending Sandro Tonali, the team’s player, for at least 10 months, due to the betting issue during his stay in Italy.

The Italian newspaper “Corriere dello Sport” confirmed that the Newcastle club management is considering suing its counterpart in Milan, due to the possibility of suspending the team’s player, Sandro Tonali, from playing for a period of up to a year, due to his involvement in a betting case during his time playing in the Italian League.

The newspaper continued that Tonali admitted to betting on the matches of both Brescia and Milan during his time with the two teams, so he may be suspended for a period ranging between 10 to 12 months, with the official announcement being made in the coming hours.

The newspaper continued that Newcastle FC threatened to file a lawsuit against AC Milan, to be compensated with several million dollars if its player Sandro Tonali was suspended, as the English club would lose the player’s services for up to a year, even though he committed these mistakes before officially moving to Newcastle.

Sandro Tonali did not start his team Newcastle’s match in the Champions League against Borussia Dortmund, but he was on the bench, because the issue of his suspension has not been officially resolved, but it may become official within days or hours, according to the Italian media.

Newcastle United had announced earlier last summer that it had signed AC Milan midfielder Sandro Tonali until 2028, in a deal worth about sixty million pounds ($76 million), making Tonali the most expensive Italian player in history.

Tonali, who came to Milan from Brescia in 2020, contributed to Milan winning the Italian Football League title in 2022 for the first time in a decade, while qualifying for the semi-finals of the Champions League last season.

Finally, Tonali realizes that he made a mistake by getting involved in betting operations, but what worries Howe more is the injuries to strikers Alexander Isak and Jacob Murphy.

Newcastle United lost 1-0 to Borussia since returning to compete in the Champions League, as the injuries to the team members will exacerbate the frustration of coach Eddie Howe. What worries Howe more is the injuries to strikers Alexander Isak and Jacob Murphy.

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