Shanghai Shenhua hits out at fixing claims

Shanghai Shenhua say they are taking legal action over suggestions of match-fixing after it grabbed a last-gasp 2-2 draw at Fabio Capello's Jiangsu Suning. Shanghai Shenhua has asked the club to resist rumours regarding match fixing claims after its 2-2 draw against Jiangsu Suning. Carlos Tevez's Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua say they are taking legal [...]

Athlone Town footballers charged on match fix

Two footballers with Athlone Town FC have been charged by the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) in connection with match fixing, and a third player has been charged in connection with betting, following a month-long investigation. The two professional players were charged under the FAI rules on bringing the game into disrepute and manipulating matches [...]

Probe into Athlone Town match-fixing allegations set to be completed within days

THE FAI’s (Football Association of Ireland) probe into match-fixing allegations against Athlone Town is likely to be completed within days. But competitions director and compliance officer Fran Gavin refused to be drawn on possible sanctions that could arise. Gavin said: “We are currently coming close to finalising our investigation into Athlone. “We have some more [...]

Germany and Italy accused of match-fixing by Slovakian PM Robert Fico

  Slovakia were denied a semi-final spot in the European Championships when Italy beat Germany 1-0. They had hoped to qualify as the best second-placed side after finishing behind England in Group A. In an open letter to UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin he claimed his country were the victims of “unjust match fixing.” “This was an orchestrated [...]

Skenderbeu’s match-fixing woes lead to stripping of title on top of UEFA exclusion

The Ethical Commission of Albania’s Football Federation have stripped leading club side Skenderbeu Sports Club of its 2015-16 League Championship win and deducted 12 points from last season’s total due to “conspiring to influence the outcome of matches contrary to sports ethics for the season 2015-2016.” Skenderbeu have already been banned from European football by [...]