Tag Archives: scottish football association
- Top European football clubs sign up for Betting on Football 2017
April 4, 2017
Betting on Football has demonstrated its pulling power amongst top football clubs in Europe by attracting representatives from clubs such as Leicester City, Liverpool, Manchester City, Celtic, VfL Wolfsburg, Arsenal, Chelsea, Rangers, Charlton Athletic, AC Milan, AS Roma, and organisations like La Liga and the Scottish Football Association. Representatives at #bofcon2017...
- Joey Barton receives 1-match ban for gambling rules breach
November 21, 2016
The Scottish Football Association hand Joey Barton a one-match ban after breaking gambling laws between July and September. Barton is currently unemployed after Rangers let him go. I was walking down the book aisle in Asda, searching for the Highway Code when I spotted a kid asking his Dad if...
- William Hill extends Scottish football deal; Ayr United atop League 1 rankings
October 31, 2015
UK bookies William Hill have extended their sponsorship of the Scottish Football Association. This week saw Hills re-up as title sponsor of both the Scottish Cup and Scotland’s national football team. The parties’ existing deal, which dates back to 2012, had another year to run but the two sides agreed...
- Ayr United’s Michael Moffat has gambling ban reduced to four games
February 12, 2014
Ayr United striker Michael Moffat finally got a reprieve from his gambling ban after the Scottish Football Association decided to cut its current suspension by two games, leaving the 30-year old striker with a four-match ban. While it still doesn't fit the crime he committed - he should have been...
- Ayr United’s Michael Moffat gets six match ban
January 17, 2014
We were hoping that Ayr United striker Michael Moffat would get off with a light penalty after he was found guilty of betting on his own team to win matches. After all, the spirit of match-fixing is effectively thrown out when the player in question actually wants his team to...
- Ayr United striker Michael Moffat accused of betting on his own team to win
December 18, 2013
Michael Moffat, top striker for Scottish League One football squad Ayr United, has been accused of betting on football, including six matches involving his own team. Scottish Football Association (SFA) compliance officer Vincent Lunny served Moffat with a notice of complaint this week over the player's alleged breach of Disciplinary...