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Coucke about voetbalschandaal: ‘From disaster is an example’

Marc Coucke, president of the Pro League, want the abuses in the Belgian football fundamental approaches.

In the Canvas program, The appointment on Friday, responding the chairman of Anderlecht on the judicial investigation of fraud and matchfixing in the Jupiler Pro League. “We want the business to change fundamentally and Belgium, for example in Europe,” cites the VRT him. “We need a disaster is an example.’

Matchfixing calls Coucke ‘the worst thing in football can happen’. “It is something that can never, at no level in any country. There is no discussion about that.’

In the fraud are some of the agents central. They convert according to the detectives all kinds of illegal constructions, to transfers, to launder money.


In a communiqué announced Coucke yesterday along with Pro League ceo Pierre François all that action will take to the issue ” when the roots go to address’. So, they want a correct and athletic competition to guarantee.

The Pro League next week will start with the elaboration of a series of initiatives and measures to reduce the power of agents to reduce it. The Belgian football should take the lead in Europe for a more rigorous financial and ethical legislation, click it yet.

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