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El Salvador players refuse bribe for world cup qualifier game

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posted on Sep, 6 2016 @ 06:23 AM
Reports from BBC in which the players from the el Salvador national team have claimed an attempt to bribe them into fixing a world cup qualifying game against Canada.

El Salvador's national football team say they have refused a bribe to fix Tuesday's World Cup 2018 qualifying game against Canada.

At a news conference, team members played an audio recording of the person allegedly offering various incentives.

Full story here on the BBC sports website.

BBC sport

These guys deserve a pat on the back for not accepting.. Let's hope there are no repercussions for them.

edit on 6/9/16 by Misterlondon because: (no reason given)

posted on Sep, 6 2016 @ 08:13 AM
a reply to: Misterlondon

The whole football industry is run like a mafia.

Its why I never really got into it, since of all sports its the only one I actually like....but its all rigged and BS.

Crap world we live in. Cant even play football with honor.

I tip my hat to these guys though.

edit on 9 6 2016 by tadaman because: (no reason given)

posted on Sep, 6 2016 @ 08:52 AM
It's 1919, but for football (soccer).


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