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Anderlecht-icon Deschacht suspected of gambling on own matches

Anderlecht-player Olivier Deschacht is suspected of betting money on football games in which he played. The deliberate matches in the season 2014-2015 are played.

Reports that the Belgian French-speaking daily newspaper La Dernière Heure.

The proceeds from the gambling would be the defender, according to the newspaper, about 20,000 euros have been completed. Deschacht, 20-fold international of Belgium and, since 2001, player of Anderlecht, has been interrogated by the police.

Anderlecht is informed of the criminal investigation. The club stated in a press statement is still no comment on the matter, as long as the survey runs.

Deschacht should not, according to Belgian media, his lawyer did not respond to the allegations, but his hearing could well turn out that he denies everything.

If Deschacht is persecuted, and depends on him a fine of up to 600,000 euros over the head and a prison term of five years.

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