FIFA has concluded an agreement with Sportradar Integrity Services that will provide world football’s governing body with a full suite of monitoring, education and intelligence services to further strengthen the integrity of football around the globe. Under the terms of the new agreement, Sportradar, the global leader in match manipulation detection and prevention, will use
The Albanian football club Klubi Sportiv Skenderbeu has filed an appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the decision issued by UEFA Appeals Body on 1 June 2016 (the UEFA Decision) in which it was declared ineligible to participate in the UEFA Champions League competition 2016/2017 following an investigation into alleged match-fixing.
(WFI) China has launched ambitious plans to become a “football superpower” by 2050. Mark Bisson reports.
June 12 – Interpol has suspended its $29 million agreement to fight illegal betting and match-fixing amid the bribery allegations engulfing world football’s governing body. Mark Bisson reports.
Oct. 14 – Michel Platini believes the signing of a landmark agreement with the European Commission today will support implementation of UEFA’s most important initiatives.
July 29 – The International Centre for Sport Security delivers its first match-fixing education and prevention workshops in Africa under a new initiative that involves Sunderland AFC. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
July 3 – FIFA president Sepp Blatter hails the success of the World Cup, as fears over transport chaos, anti-government protests and security issues fail to tarnish the tournament.
July 1 – Cameroon’s football federation is investigating allegations that “seven bad apples” in its team helped rig matches at the World Cup. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
June 23 – Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi is upset about accusations of match-fixing … FIFA could punish Germany over fan conduct at World Cup.
June 20 – FIFA’s monitoring system found no evidence of match-fixing in the warm-up matches leading up to the World Cup.