Serie A - Serie B side Siena docked more points

Siena have been docked another two points in the Serie B table due to financial irregularities for a total of five points.

Serie A - Serie B side Siena docked more points

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Siena players (Reuters)

The Tuscan side was relegated from Serie A in May and narrowly avoided bankruptcy by a matter of hours over the summer.

As the club was in such dire financial straits, it was late in paying certain wages and taxes, which are considered financial irregularities.

Siena had already been docked three points this season for similar issues, but the Disciplinary Commission today ruled they would have another two removed from their tally.

This takes Siena down to just seven points, dropping down to joint 13th place.

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