Lecce FC - Passion or mafia !?
Unione Sportiva Lecce or simply US Lecce is an Italian football club based in Lecce. Currently it plays in the Italian Lega Pro after the relegation from Serie A in the 2011–12 season to Serie B and the sentence of the Federal Court of Justice that excluded the team from the Serie B and relegated to the lower division, due of its involvement in Scommessopoli scandal.
US Lecce is looking for a new coach!
It was my chance to get launched in coaching. We had hundreds of fears because it was a team known for collaborations with mafia!
We arrived at the interview and everything was different, a different world than what I expected. We talked a lot, and one of the criterions was to remove suspicions team's links with the mafia. We decided to get into accest project, I was young and potentially quite large, from what I understand from Savino Tesoro.
The next day all the newspapers were in Lecce, had the following title