Claudio Lotito

Claudio Lotito (born 9 May 1957 in Rome) is an Italian entrepreneur. He is the owner and president of the Serie A football club S.S. Lazio since 2004.

Claudio Lotito
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Lotito in 2017
Born (1957-05-09) 9 May 1957 (age 64)
NationalityItaly Italian
OccupationEntrepreneur

Lotito earned his high school diploma in Classics at Ugo Foscolo Classical Lyceum in Albano Laziale and a Bachelor of Arts in pedagogy cum laude from University of Rome I "La Sapienza".

Lotito was banned from football for two and a half years in July 2006 for his part in the 2006 Italian football scandal.[1] Lotito got banned again for 10 months due to third parties ownership of Mauro Zárate and Julio Ricardo Cruz. However it was shortened to 2 months after appeal.[2] He is second on the electoral list for the Senate in the Caserta-Avellino-Benevento district, close to Naples, for the coalition around Silvio Berlusconi[3] In March 2021, he was banned from football for seven months due to Lazio breaching COVID-19 protocols.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Appello: Juve in B a meno 17 Milan, Fiorentina e Lazio in A" (in Italian). gazzetta.it. 25 July 2006.
  2. ^ "Comunicato Ufficiale N°288/CGF (2011–12)" (PDF). Corte di Giustizia Federale (in Italian). FIGC. 7 June 2012. Retrieved 11 June 2012.
  3. ^ "Sibilia e Lotito, dal fallimento in Federcalcio al paracadute in politica" (in Italian). La Repubblica. 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  4. ^ https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/56541548