LONDON – Liverpool became one of the teams rumored to be involved in match-fixing. Coach Rafael Benitez admitted surprise at the news.
Naturally when Benitez surprised. Spaniard was gush when Liverpool beat Debrecen in the group stage in the Champions League four years ago.
Known, Vukasin Poleksic been investigated by UEFA on fixing this and then get the Debrecen goalkeeper suspended play for two years, because it proved to have been involved in match-fixing.
Benitez emphatically denied this news. “I was surprised, though nothing to do with Liverpool. We play to win and we did it. I remember nothing suspicious. It was a pure game we won and we are working hard to achieve it, “said Benitez.
“The fact we won 1-0 the game is very difficult. I think this is fantastic investigation conducted, analyzed 380 match fixing, “said Chelsea‘s interim coach, reported by Goal, Saturday (10/02/2013).
“If they find something that’s okay. If not, even better. But the most important clarifying everything. I am very happy to do that, “he added.