Monday, June 27, 2011
Piszczek Sentenced for Match-Fixing
Poland national team defender Lukasz Piszczek has been accused of involvement in match-fixing between Cracovia Krakow and Zaglebie Lublin, voluntarily accepted the penalty of one year in prison, suspended for 3 years.
He also has to pay a 100,000 zloty fine and pay back 48,000 zloty bonus that he received for qualifying for the UEFA Cup. The sentence was imposed by the District Court in Wroclaw.
Wroclaw court also sentenced 10 others accused of match fixing. Players of Zaglebie Lublin paid Cracovia players 100,000 zloty of bribes for the draw. Thanks to it, Zaglebie Lublin advanced to the UEFA Cup.
Posted by Adam Kutarnia at 12:26 PM