According to "World Sports News", Chairman Santos said: "If Robinho is found not guilty in the second instance, I don't think there is any problem with his return, but if he is found guilty, we will ask for termination of the contract.
Santos Club President Orlando-Rollo announced that if the Italian Court of Appeal approves the Robinho rape case, Santos Club will terminate the contract with Robinho. Rollo said at the press conference: "If Robinho is found not guilty in the second instance, I think there is no problem with his return, but if he is found guilty, we will request the termination of the contract." Club President Rollo also He is also a police chief who handles cases of sexual violence at the police station.
Last week, the player who played for Real Madrid, Manchester City and AC Milan returned to Santos and trained in Santos. But because he was sentenced to nine years in prison in the first instance in Italy, pressure from sponsors made him very frustrated. The 36-year-old forward was accused in 2017 of raping a 23-year-old girl in 2013. However Robinho claimed that the sexual act was consensual.
Despite these legal issues, Santos announced Robinho's return on October 10th, which caused a wave of criticism and several sponsors of the club threatened the club to withdraw from sponsorship. So the club decided to temporarily cancel the contract.
In all the disputes, the Global Portal published the phone records used by the Italian judiciary to convict Robinho. In these records, the football player claimed that the case was important because "the woman was completely drunk." .
"I do not judge whether he is guilty or innocent. I am not qualified to judge him. This is tried by an Italian judge, but we must use less violence and be more tolerant. I have done a lot in my police career and I hate it. Any form of violence against women," the leader said. Rollo recalled that in his 18 years of police career, he had arrested and convicted "dozens of rapists", but he also said that Robinho may be acquitted, which will be handled by the Italian judiciary. Decided.
The Italian judge has not yet made a final decision on the appeal, so Robinho cannot be imprisoned yet. It is worth mentioning that the Brazilian Constitution prohibits the extradition of born nationals, but the authorities of the two countries can finally reach an agreement to allow Robinho to serve his sentence in Brazil.