Oh those poor people! One has to spare a moment of sympathy for the poor lads and lasses at the Singaporean police forces. It has been a rough last couple of months for them. This summer, they had to endure the embarrassment of a Singapore police officer being arrested in Malaysia with the help of … Continue reading So Why Did It Take You So Long?
What is it about this man? Why will the authorities never mention his name? For nine months now, I have been standing on public stages, giving interviews and talking opening about how the international arrest warrants against Dan Tan must be served. Tan must stand trial in an open court and give his side … Continue reading Questions to Ask About the Detention of Lord Voldemort errr… I mean Dan Tan
‘The Age’ – Melbourne, Australia ‘My life is over. All I have fought for has come to nothing. The club itself has been crushed under the dirt. The people whom I trusted have betrayed me. We were fighting against them with slingshots and they had mortars.” Robert Kutashi was a good man. He was … Continue reading The Fix Is In
We should not be surprised by this news. One, the fixers have hit matches in North America, Latin America, Africa, Europe and Asia. They have destroyed the credibility of leagues. They have fixed matches from semi-professional all the way up to the Champions League and international matches. Two, the structure of this alleged scam is … Continue reading On the Australian Match-Fixing Scandal
On this week of international matches, it seems appropriate to post this column about a visit to Belfast in June, when I watched the England versus Ireland match from both sides of the divide. ** Of all the football games in the world, this is one of the most symbolically significant: England versus Ireland. I … Continue reading Football, Fixing and the Troubles in Belfast
Sigh. It should not have to come to this. Another August. Another set of phone calls. Another set of high-suspicious games in the Canadian Soccer League (CSL). It all starts with another conversation with a professional gambler. He has been talking to an illegal bookmaker in Malaysia. The bookmaker offered him information on fixed matches … Continue reading Another Season, Another Set of Dodgy Games in Canadian Soccer