Today Torino lost 3-2 away to Roma, while their closest competitors Bologna beat Catania 3-1 at home, which condemned the Granata to relegation to Serie B.
Following this sad day for 'Toro', president Urbano Cairo spoke to Stadio Sprint on Rai.
we have to think about the future, forget what happened until today,"
he said. "We have made our mistakes, me too, and as a president I take
responsibility for the choices made. I will pay the consequences on an
economic and moral level, it's a big disappointment.
it was a disgraceful season, it's evident that the blame is mine, now
we will evaluate everything ahead of next season. We will also examine
the coaching situation. [Giancarlo] Camolese would have probably
remained if we had stayed up, now I have to think about it."
coach Camolese's work, Cairo commented: "Camolese did good work, but
the objective wasn't reached, although we came close. If we had done
better in the matches against Bologna and Genoa things could have gone
Meanwhile, Camolese himself said: "This is sports,
we are all sad, but we have the chance to restart immediately, perhaps
learning from our mistakes. We have a great heritage, represented by
our fans, who followed us again today in spite of everything.
future? I don't need to convince anyone. I have worked, I had nine
games to do it, I thank the lads for their availability. We did some
good things and some less good things. Objectives are reached by
working hard from the first day, I would like to have the chance to
build a team from the start of the season."
Torino finished the season in 18th place with 34 points, three below the safety zone.