11 Jun '13, 5am

Lebanese soccer referee jailed in Singapore in sex-for-match-fixing case

Ali Sabbagh, the Lebanese soccer referee who asked for free sexual services to fix matches, was sentenced to six months in jail for corruption in Singapore . “One wonders how many international football matches you could have gone on to fix,” Subordinate Courts Judge Low Wee Ping said today in imposing the sentence. Low yesterday sentenced Sabbagh’s co-accused assistant referees Ali Eid and Abdallah Taleb each to three months in jail. The men were convicted yesterday after pleading guilty, in a case involving the trading of sexual favors to fix matches that was uncovered as part of a wider probe into games-rigging. Europol and police were investigating attempts to fix more than 380 games, including World Cup and European Championship qualifiers, with involvement from a Singapore-based operation, Europe ’s law enforcement agency said in February. Singaporean businessman Din...

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