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  1. Sport - China - SOCCER

    China players accused of corruption after heavy defeat against Thailand

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 01:00pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com China's heavy home defeat sparks match-fixing claims, calls for head of Spanish coach Camacho Players accused of corruption in loss ... to take China's national team to the 2014 world championship in Brazil. Not only have China failed to qualify, but they have also dropped 26 places in the Fifa World Ranking since. Corruption ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    HKFA boss attends summit on soccer corruption

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Chief executive Mark Sutcliffe attending conference with Interpol to help ensure everything possible is done to eliminate corruption in new league HKFA determined to avoid fixing scourge Security measures to combat match-fixing and corruption in Hong Kong's new Premier League next season will be of utmost importance, says a top official who ...

  3. News - China - SOCCER

    Sponsors spend big on Chinese Super League

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 10:48am by DARREN WEE

    ... its contract, it will have to fork out at least 20 million this time round. The Chinese Super League is the top football league on the mainland, but gambling, match-fixing and corruption hurt ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Happy Valley weighing legal action over football ban

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 10:56pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... were arrested by the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) for alleged match-fixing. However, the HKFA had stated the ad hoc committee's remit was an investigation ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Happy Valley and Tuen Mun, clubs at centre of match-fixing probe, stripped of all points

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:07am by Unus Alladin

    ... and the retired assistant director of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, Sam Hui Kwok-ting, is also a member. The HKFA will also decide today the system of promotion and demotion ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Happy Valley and Tuen Mun football clubs suspended from league amid match-fixing probe

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 03:47am by Unus Alladin

    ... starts this year. The committee said on its creation it was not duplicating an investigation by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, which arrested six Happy Valley players last month.   ...

  7. News - China - SOCCER

    Arsenal kick Manchester United off top spot as No 1 team for fans in China

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 05:31pm by DARREN WEE

    ... European clubs were particularly interested in China’s emerging middle class with its high disposable incomes, but “the continuing underachievement of China’s national team, issues of corruption ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    HKFA defends costly soccer project as questions raised over results

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 01:37pm by Ernest Kao and Phila Siu

    ... physical education department said the programme was at risk of being lumped in with the recent spate of corruption scandals in the local soccer league. He pointed out that the some initiatives, such as those to promote youth soccer, had been done relatively well. The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) arrested about 10 players of First Division team Happy Valley on Sunday night ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Tuen Mun, Happy Valley games postponed amid match-fixing probe

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 11:37pm

    ... include a retired assistant director of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, Sam Hui Kwok-ting. Both clubs would be asked at the hearing to convince the committee that they were ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Malaysian man held by police in Australian match-fixing scandal

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... that corrupts or could corrupt the outcome of a betting event, and five charges of facilitating conduct that corrupts or could corrupt the outcome of a betting event. The charges carry a maximum penalty ... with teammate Michael Noel Reiss, both 23, and another three men face charges of facilitating conduct that could corrupt the outcome of a betting event. They were granted bail and are expected ...




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