As reported by Tuttosport, the phone calls between Giacinto Facchetti and some referees “are an important factor for classifying them a kind of intervention of lobbying by the then Inter president towards referees” and are “Significant of a relationship of friendship” and “preferential” with “peaks not really commendable.”

This was written by the judge Oscar Magi in the written ruling which acquitted the former general director of Juventus, Luciano Moggi accused of defamation against Facchetti, who died in 2006.