FOOTBALL MATCH-FIXING: 9 ARRESTS IN SPAIN

On 27th November, a Europol news release announced that Spanish National Police (Policía Nacional) had arrested 9 individuals in connection with match-fixing and money laundering during the second phase of an operation named Oikos. The suspects allegedly made deals to arrange results of second division matches so the team could reach the playoffs and enter the first division in the Spanish National League.

https://www.europol.europa.eu/newsroom/news/football-match-fixing-9-arrests-in-spain

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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