Friday, June 9, 2023

Alleged match fixing in Colombia in 2023

Once again Colombian professional football is in the eye of the storm. Due to the statements made by the coach on this occasion Boca Juniors of Cali, of the second division, who confirm that ‘fixing’ matches have taken place during this season and in previous years, once again igniting controversy in the FPC.

After the Cali team’s two-goal defeat to Deportes Quindio on the last date of the promotion tournament, Boca coach Alejandro Guerrero spoke about the irregularities that have taken place in recent years, maintaining that there are many discrepancies in the parties.

“There are situations that have unfortunately arisen this semester, but this is like highlighting everything. A statement came from the managers of Dimayor and FCF, saying that since 2018 such situations have arisen and that That the matches are rigged. In that letter the coaching staff, manager and players have been investigated. Anyone can be the worst coach in the world but now we can’t control fixing and unfortunately he is against me Has played”, assured the coach of the Cali team.

Likewise, the coach made it clear that he had observed that some of his team’s players had been involved in these events and that one of them had been sanctioned by Dimayor for alleged ‘match-fixing’.

“In many games it was made clear by some players and from the tests you have to ask the Federation and the d’mayor, who are investigating, that uncontrollable situations have arisen. In fact, I understand that a ban has been received for a player Gaya who was with us last semester and they approved him for two years,” said the Boca Juniors coach.

Other ‘fixing’ of parties in FPC

It is worth remembering that the last controversy over ‘fixing’ matches happened in 2022. On that occasion, those involved were Union Magdalena and Llaneros, who denied Fortaleza the opportunity to promote in less than two minutes, revealing the negligence of the Llaneros players to prevent Santa Marta’s team scoring. get the win

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