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Football Fever Podcast: Match fixing is a one trillion dollar industry

Football Fever Podcast: Match fixing is a one trillion dollar industry

Jason Dasey

Ex-FIFA Head of Security, Chris Eaton, says the epidemic of match-fixing is becoming so great that football players risk becoming like distrusted politicians

The rigging of professional football matches around the world has become a one trillion dollar industry, according to former FIFA guru Chris Eaton, the number-one global expert on the problem. Eaton, the ex-FIFA Head of Security who now heads up a Qatar-based independent body to fight sports corruption, says the epidemic of match-fixing is becoming so great that football players risk turning from society's heroes into the equivalent of distrusted politicians.

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CAST


Chris Eaton: Director, Sports Integrity, International Centre for Sports Security (Qatar)

Darren Anderton: Former England & Tottenham Winger & Astro SuperSport Pundit

Mayur Bhanji: Football Producer & Commentator

Neil Humphreys: Award-winning football author, columnist & satirist

Ashikin Hashim: Football Journalist, Blogger, TV pundit & ‘Futbolita'

Jason Dasey: Premier League Host/Executive Producer, Astro SuperSport 

 


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