Tag Archives: Fenerbahce
- Fenerbahce president convicted by Turkish courts for match-fixing
July 5, 2012
For all the luster and prestige that the sport of football carries with it as the world's most popular sport, it also has a dark side, one that recently reared its ugly head again for all the world to see. Match-fixing is a sin that falls in the recesses of the...
- New Italian fixing case comes out; Turkey clears all clubs; Espanyol sue radio station
May 9, 2012
Over 20 Italian football clubs are under investigation as the country’s latest match fixing scandal comes into full view. Italy’s football federation is looking at 61 people, 52 of whom are players, as part of the Calciocommesse inquiry. It includes former Atalanta captain Cristiano Doni with Doni’s former club and...
- Turkish receives European ban for alleged fixing
August 25, 2011
Turkish football club Fenerbahce has been barred from this season’s Champions League due to an ongoing match fixing investigation. Europe’s governing body UEFA, ahead of the group stage draw that takes place later today, took the decision. Trabzonspor, a team that also saw officials arrested, has replaced them and gains...
- Turkish match fixing case takes another turn
July 11, 2011
Turkey’s match fixing scandal is taking a turn in an even worse direction. The country’s most successful club, Fenerbahce, is at the centre of the outrage that will eventually see 26 people stand trial over the fixing of 19 matches. As we reported last week, one of those arrested was...
- Turkish champions implicated in fixing scandal
July 4, 2011
The most successful side in the history of one European country is the latest team to be implicated in a match fixing scandal. Fenerbahce recently won a record 18th Turkish league title but could even see that stripped from them as the investigations go on. So far, the police have...
Turkish police bust major international online betting ring
September 14, 2016
Illegal betting ringmaster Veysel Sahin falls in Turkey
August 14, 2017
Turkey prepping two-year anti-gambling campaign
July 4, 2017
Turkey tightens financial screws on int’l online gambling sites
September 19, 2017