TITLE

Why Chinese Soccer Teams Stink

AUTHOR(S)
Epstein, Gady
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;May2010, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the gambling and game-fixing scandal that rocked the Chinese Super League at Beijing's Workers' Stadium on March 27, 2010. It notes that the scandal led to the failure of Chinese men's soccer team to qualify for the World Cup finals. It states that one of the three referees was taken into custody because of a suspicion that he accepted bribes to swing the results of games.
ACCESSION #
50891432

 

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