The former Rosanero coach is being investigated as part of allegations over match-fixing.
â€śI would put my hand in the fire for him,â€ť Zamparini told Radio 24. â€śI know him â€“ I would give him my wallet because I know he is a trustworthy person.
â€śIt seems impossible to me that Gennaro could be involved.
â€śI respect him as a man and I admire him.
â€śItaly is a second-class country. You canâ€™t do justice in Press conferences.â€ť
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