The Spanish footballer Santi Mina was sentenced to four years in prison on Wednesday after being found guilty of sexual abuse. The 26-year-old Celta Vigo forward has appealed against the sentence. Mina was cleared of the sexual aggression charge he was also facing, which is associated to intimidation or violence against the victim.
Santi Mina was sentenced to 4 years in prison by the Almeria Court for se*ual abuse. The 26-year-old Celta Vigo striker allegedly se*ually abused a woman while on vacation on 18 June 2017 in Mojacar. Santi was acquitted of se*ual assault and criminal responsibility towards his friend and fellow soccer player, David Goldar.
MADRID — Spanish soccer player Santi Mina was sentenced to four years in prison on Wednesday after being found guilty of sexual abuse. The 26-year-old Celta Vigo forward will have to serve time if his appeal is unsuccessful. The Spanish court also handed Mina a restraining order prohibiting him from approaching the victim for the next 12 years. In addition, he was ordered to pay 50,000 euros ($52,600) in damages. Mina won’t be allowed to get within 500 meters (yards) of the victim or her home, or to try to establish any type of contact with her. Mina was cleared of the sexual assault...
Santi Mina shattered Barcelona’s dwindling hopes of winning the LaLiga title as his brace for Celta Vigo condemned Lionel Messi and company to a 2-1 defeat at the Nou Camp. Messi briefly dragged Barca to within two points of leaders Atletico Madrid, who went on to beat Osasuna 2-1, but Santi’s brace created an insurmountable gap for Ronald Koeman’s men with just one league match remaining.
MADRID (AP) — Striker Santi Mina scored twice as Celta Vigo showed off its talented attack in beating Elche 3-1 in the Spanish league on Friday. Celta’s first win in seven rounds lifted it into ninth place. Elche was left second-to-last in the relegation zone. Mina opened the scoring in...