Tuesday June 4 2013
Genoa chief attacks journalist – video

Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has been involved in a physical altercation with a journalist on Tuesday.

Preziosi was caught up in a scuffle with Valerio Arrichiello, a video reporter for Il Secolo XIX, at around 3pm local time in the city.

It ended when Preziosi snatched away the reporter’s video camera and smashed it into the ground.

Arrichiello was attempting to interview the Rossoblu supremo about rumours that he is willing to sell the club to Varese owner Antonio Rosati.

The incident was captured in the video below.