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Match Fixing in Football Seminar: Video presentations now available

4 June 2014

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The excellent presentations that were given at The Ugly Side of the Beautiful Game: Match Fixing in Football are now available, please click on the links below for these, available via our YouTube channel.

All six of these excellent presentations were different, but complementary, and testament to the nuanced and sophisticated nature of the problem. In addition, the day illustrated the need for an holistic, global and cooperative approach, and one that is both transparent and robust. In particular, as was noted in Kevin Carpenter’s presentation, it must be something capable of enforcement.

Panel 1: Perspectives on Match Fixing

Fred Lord, Manager for Sport Integrity, International Centre for Sport Security (to follow)
David Folker, General Manager, DataCo UK
Kevin Carpenter, Solicitor, Hill Dickinson

Panel 2: Tackling Match Fixing

Tony Higgins, Vice President, FIFPro
David Newton, Head of Integrity, The Football Association
Deborah Unger, Transparency International

 

Question and Answer Session

Questions and Answers from Panel 1
Questions and Answers from Panel 2


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