A 48-year-old man was sentenced to ten years' imprisonment by the Assize Court of Versailles.

This volunteer coach in the amateur football club of Magnanville (Yvelines) had sexually assaulted and raped several victims aged 13 to 18, reports

Le Parisien


The facts were committed between 2016 and 2019, most of the time in the basement of the coach's home, who invited the players to bodybuilding sessions.

And this without the knowledge of his wife and his own children.

He also regularly took pictures of the teenagers.

Already sentenced

Six victims were present at the trial which lasted seven days, indicate our colleagues.

The forties had already been sentenced to eight months in prison suspended for sexual assault on a minor in a campsite.

At the end of his sentence, he will be subject to six years of socio-judicial follow-up.

He is prohibited from working again in contact with children or in sports structures.


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