How low can you go? Female referee in Italy causes storm with racy pictures in AC Milan’s shirt
The Italian league does not pride itself on being the most transparent in the world; it tends to bear as many mysteries as religion. From tactical ingenuity to Calciopoli and brazen racist chants, it definitely is a league in a league of its own.
The latest bit of shocker to emanate from the Lega Calcio is raunchy photos a female referee posted on social media.
Referee Claudia Romani in a Milan shirt. Image: Mirror
Claudia Romani, who officiates in Italy”s top two divisions, Serie A and Serie B, has become an overnight sensation after posting a series of revealing pictures on instagram – clad in AC Milan’s famous red and black jersey.
Claudia Romani walks the beach in a thong and Milan’s shirt. Image: Mirror
Serbia-born Romani is also a model. Image: Mirror
Serbian born Romani has a mission to be the world’s sexiest referee – there can’t be much dispute about that – however this latest bit of daring has sparked questions regarding her good judgment on the pitch.
Romani wears the famous Inzaghi no 9 jersey. Image: Mirror
Romani, who once dated San Siro and Italy legend Pippo Inzaghi, confessed to the thrill of refereeing.
“Running around on the pitch with all those players and calling the shots is just an irresistible opportunity,” she said last year.
Kicking the ball….
Strikes a pose…
Amid the hue and cry that greeted the photos, her Instagram follower count has tripled. And it won’t come as a surprise if one or two FIGC bosses smile inwardly… It’s Italy after all.