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# match-fixing - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

FAI confirm investigation into suspicious betting patterns around Limerick FC games

Two Limerick FC games are being looked into by the Football Association of Ireland.

Ex-Man United midfielder Herrera in the dock as Spanish match-fixing trial opens

Herrera is among 42 defendants charged over a ‘suspect’ 2011 match between his former club Real Zaragoza and Levante.

From Gardaí carry out search at Limerick sports grounds over alleged match-fixing Limerick

Gardaí carry out search at Limerick sports grounds over alleged match-fixing

Members of the Garda National Economic Crime Bureau were assisted by local gardaí in the investigation.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Spanish footballers arrested as part of match-fixing investigation

Police have confirmed an operation to clamp down on corruption in Spain’s top two divisions is underway.

# match-fixing - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Chinese snooker players handed 10-year, 6-year bans for match fixing

Yu Delu and Cao Yupeng hit with heavy sanctions following investigation by the WPBSA.

# match-fixing - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Welsh snooker player Jones suspended over match-fixing allegations

World snooker’s governing body believes Jamie Jones has “a case to answer”.

# match-fixing - Friday 5 October, 2018

League of Ireland pair suspended for 'manipulating matches' have appeals thrown out

Athlone Town’s Igor Labuts and Dragos Sfrijan were handed 12-month suspensions in 2017.

# match-fixing - Monday 23 July, 2018

Parma handed five-point deduction and striker gets two-year ban for 'suspicious' text messages

Emanuele Calaio contacted opposing players by phone, an investigation by the Italian Football Federation has found.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

'Tsunami' of corruption plaguing tennis, says new report

The independent review says the non-elite levels of the sport are ‘fertile feeding ground’ for match-fixing.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Athlone duo accused of match-fixing launch legal proceedings against FAI

Igors Labuts and Dragos Sfrijan were previously banned from all football-related activities for 12 months.

# match-fixing - Thursday 7 September, 2017

South Africa-Senegal match to be replayed after referee banned for life Controversy This post contains videos

South Africa-Senegal match to be replayed after referee banned for life

Joseph Lamptey was initially suspended for three months by African football’s ruling body CAF.

# match-fixing - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Three Wimbledon matches flagged and to be investigated for possible match-fixing

Suspicions have built surrounding certain matches following unusual betting patterns.

# match-fixing - Thursday 18 May, 2017

After Athlone controversy, Swedish football rocked by match-fixing allegations

Gothenburg v AIK has been postponed by the SvFF after an alleged plot was reported.

# match-fixing - Friday 5 May, 2017

Problems worsen for Athlone Town as two more matches now under investigation

The FAI has released a statement containing an update on the situation this evening.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

El Salvador players 'approached with bribe to fix World Cup qualifier'

El Salvador players 'approached with bribe to fix World Cup qualifier'

Players provide recording to support claim that Canada match was subject of a match-fixing attempt.

# match-fixing - Thursday 2 June, 2016

NRL boss vows to ban guilty parties for life after match-fixing scandal rocks rugby league

Police are investigating claims of rigged games at the highest level of the sport.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Court calls for incoming Chelsea boss to be handed suspended prison sentence

The Italian, who will take charge of the English club after Euro 2016, is accused of sporting fraud.

# match-fixing - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Corruption expert warns Irish sport to 'wake up' to threat of match-fixing before it's too late

Declan Hill believes Ireland is not doing enough to tackle the issue.

# match-fixing - Monday 18 January, 2016

Tennis chief 'confident' no Irish players involved in match-fixing

CEO Des Allen has backed tennis officials’ claims that match-fixing evidence was not suppressed by the game’s authorities.

# match-fixing - Monday 28 December, 2015

El Salvador's most capped international Pacheco shot dead RIP

El Salvador's most capped international Pacheco shot dead

Two friends who were travelling with the 33-year-old were hurt in the attack.

# match-fixing - Friday 27 November, 2015

Albania could face disqualification from Euro 2016 over match-fixing allegations

Denmark could be back in Euro 2016 if match-fixing claims by Armenia FA are found to be true.

# match-fixing - Monday 19 January, 2015

Dubliner Stephen Dawson expresses 'huge relief' after spot-fixing charges against him dropped

“It’s been the worst nine months of my life.”

# match-fixing - Monday 15 December, 2014

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera named in match-fixing allegations

Swansea’s Jefferson Montero has also been identified in a criminal complaint filed today.

# match-fixing - Monday 1 September, 2014

Ex-Premier League footballer Delroy Facey charged with bribery

The 34-year-old has been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into match-fixing.

# match-fixing - Monday 23 June, 2014

Ghana embroiled in match-fixing scandal after The Telegraph/Channel 4 sting

African side sure to be affected as they look to qualify for the knock-out round.

# match-fixing - Sunday 1 June, 2014

# match-fixing - Monday 13 January, 2014

FIFA's policeman vows match-fixing won't ruin World Cup

“We must assume that organised crime gangs will also try to fix matches,” he says.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Former Milan enforcer Gattuso under investigation for match-fixing

The ex-Italy international is in trouble for potential links to ‘criminals with intent to commit sporting fraud.’

# match-fixing - Monday 9 December, 2013

DJ Campbell arrested as part of match-fixing investigation

The Blackburn Rovers striker is one of six people taken into custody by the National Crime Agency in the UK.

# match-fixing - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Three held over new claims of match-fixing in English football

The probe is understood to involve two ex-Premier League footballers.

# match-fixing - Friday 29 November, 2013

Wenger fears football may never be rid of match-fixing

The Arsenal manager did add that he believes the English game is ‘completely clean’ though.

# match-fixing - Thursday 28 November, 2013

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At least three British footballers arrested on match-fixing charges

The Daily Telegraph sting uncovered a “fixer” who pledged access to lower-league football results.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Stephen Lee claims to be 'totally innocent' after match fixing ban

The former world number five says he has “done nothing wrong”.

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing

English snooker player found guilty on seven counts and suspended until 2024.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'Many more players throw snooker matches'

Comments come as Stephen Lee faces a lifetime ban from the sport.

Stephen Lee found guilty of match-fixing, facing lifetime ban

The English snooker player will receive his punishment later today.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Nigeria to probe unprecedented 79-0, 67-0 scores

Plateau United Feeders and Police Machine FC both needed convincing wins to earn promotions to the Nigeria Nationwide League.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Sex for match-fixing scandal hits seedy lows in Lebanon

Three match officials have been jailed after pleading guilty to accepting free sex from a gambling-linked syndicate.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Longford Town suspend player as part of match-fixing investigation LOI

Longford Town suspend player as part of match-fixing investigation

The First Division leaders are working with the FAI’s disciplinary control unit.

# match-fixing - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Storm brews over South African match-fixing

The country’s sports minister wants an independent inquiry to delve into the FIFA report.

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