Game over for match fixers


A total of 23 members of an alleged betting syndicate have been arrested on suspicion of fixing football games in Spain.

Among those detained are several footballers suspected of having used their position to steer the outcome of games which they participated in, explained a Europol spokesman.

In all, they managed to defraud around €500,000, according to the National Police.

The investigation continues.

Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News

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