sport news REVEALED: The date Dani Alves could be released from prison - and good ... trends now

sport news REVEALED: The date Dani Alves could be released from prison - and good ... trends now
sport news REVEALED: The date Dani Alves could be released from prison - and good ... trends now

sport news REVEALED: The date Dani Alves could be released from prison - and good ... trends now

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Dani Alves could be released from prison as soon as July 20 this year, it has emerged.

The former Barcelona and Brazil defender was sentenced to four and a half years in jail on Thursday after he was found guilty of raping a woman at a Spanish nightclub on December 21 2022.

The married 40-year-old father-of-two was on Thursday facing his first night behind bars as a convicted sex offender. He had been held on remand at Brians 2 Prison near the Catalan capital since his arrest in January last year.

While he was given a sentencing of 54 months, it has been revealed that he could be free in as few as five by receiving his provisional release.

Though the judge will have the final say on any early release, good behaviour could see Alves let out early having served a third of the sentence given to him.

The date Dani Alves could be released from prison has been revealed following his sentencing 

Prosecutors had been pushing for a 12-year sentence for the 40-year-old Brazilian after being convicted of raping a women at a Spanish nightclub in 2022

Prosecutors had been pushing for a 12-year sentence for the 40-year-old Brazilian after being convicted of raping a women at a Spanish nightclub in 2022

A 61-page ruling found Alves 'grabbed hold of the victim, threw her on the ground and prevented her from moving' during the act

A 61-page ruling found Alves 'grabbed hold of the victim, threw her on the ground and prevented her from moving' during the act

The woman he was found guilty of raping insisted the footballer had forced himself on her after hitting her

The woman he was found guilty of raping insisted the footballer had forced himself on her after hitting her

Alves' sentence will run from when he was arrested in January 2023, meaning he has already served over a year and could be let out when a third has

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