Michele Scarponi signs with Acqua & Sapone-Caffè Mokambo

Scarponi in 2005 Vuelta

Scarponi in 2005 Vuelta (Image credit: Sirotti)

Tuesday, Italian Michele Scarponi signed a one-year deal, for 2007, with Palmiro Masciarelli's Acqua & Sapone-Caffè Mokambo squad. While riding for Liberty Seguros-Würth, he had been named as part of Operación Puerto but had since been given the nod to ride by investigators.

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