Hope gambling decree succeeds - Tommasi (3)

I wd put on deterrent ads

(ANSA) - Rome, July 4 - The head of the Italian Footballers Association, Damiano Tommasi, said Wednesday he hoped a government decree curbing advertising for gambling succeeds. "The halt to gambling advertising is the right choice," said Tommasi, a former AS Roma and Italy midfielder.
    "If it was up to me, I wold put on deterrent ads," he said.
    Italy has seen a surge in gambling addiction in recent years despite a drop in disposable income.
   

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