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Nineteen persons detained in corruption-scandal in Spanish football

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In a large politieactie in Spain are Monday nineteen persons held to be related to matchfixing in the Spanish third and fourth class of football.

An organization is suspected of players put under pressure to have to certain situations in the league ‘Segunda B’ and ‘Tercera’ to force the issue. Chinese gamblers earned then large amounts by betting on corner kicks and penalty kicks. According to politiebronnen there may be a gokchinees in the game.

The investigation of extortion and fraud is conducted by a judge in Zafra in the west of Spain. The police came to the organization on track and conducted searches in several cities, from Barcelona to Albacete.

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