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Rigging Scandal Doesn't Faze Many European Soccer Fans

NPR | Feb. 8, 2013 4:09 p.m.

A European police agency this week made what should have been a startling announcement: Hundreds of professional soccer matches around the world may have been rigged by gamblers in recent years. But the news was greeted inside the sport less as a shock than confirmation of a rampant problem. Robert Siegel speaks with sportswriter Stefan Fatsis about the investigation.

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