Bail set at RON 200,000 for Penescu
The Arges Tribunal has set on Tuesday a RON 200,000 bail for Cornel Penescu, the FC Arges financier who was preventively arrested as part of the dossier on football corruption. The court has ruled that a decision on the bail request will be taken on Wednesday, May 27. The bail set for Gheorghe Constantin and Liviu Facaleata, the other two persons preventively arrested as part of the same dossier, has been set at RON 15,000 apiece.
A decision on Facaleata’s bail request will be taken also on Wednesday, while Constantin’s similar request will be heard on Friday, May 29.
Romanian volleyball team to take part in Varzim tournament, part of WC 2010 preliminaries
The Romanian men’s national volleyball team will take part in the Varzim tournament in Portugal from Wednesday until Sunday. The tournament is counting for the second stage of the World Cup 2010’s European preliminaries.
The national teams of Romania, Portugal, Greece, Denmark and Slovenia will fight over the three places that assure a qualification for the next stage.
The team coached by Stelian Moculescu will play its first game against Slovenia, on Thursday at 7.30 PM. The team will then play against Portugal (Friday, 10 PM), Greece (Saturday, 8.30 PM) and Denmark (Sunday, 3.30 PM).