Irish football opens match-fixing investigation over friendly

The Football Association of Ireland says the alleged fixing concerned a friendly between League of Ireland Premier Division club Bray Wanderers and second-tier side Waterford on Friday.

By: AP | Dublin | Updated: September 14, 2017 11:04:21 am

Football Association of Ireland, Ireland premier division, Bray Wanderers, Waterford Football Association of Ireland has opened a match-fixing investigation and provided details of the allegations to police. (Source: Twitter)

The Football Association of Ireland has opened a match-fixing investigation and provided details of the allegations to police.

The FAI says the alleged fixing concerned a friendly between League of Ireland Premier Division club Bray Wanderers and second-tier side Waterford on Friday.

The federation says “upon receipt of a complaint the FAI notified An Garda Siochanna (police) and the association has now launched an investigation into alleged breaches of FAI Rules.”

For all the latest Sports News, download Indian Express App

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement