Man United legend Paul Scholes fined £8,000 for breaching betting rules

first_imgManchester United legend Paul Scholes has been fined £8,000 by the Football Association for breaching betting regulations over a four-year period.Scholes placed 140 bets on football matches between August 2015 and January 2019 while he was co-owner and director at Salford City. LIVE ON talkSPORT IN DEMAND Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January deals Football’s top transfers from the 2019 summer transfer window so far The former England midfielder, who had a short stint as Oldham boss earlier this year, apologised for his actions on Wednesday.In a statement, he said: “I accept [the] ruling. I would like to apologise and I understand and fully accept the fine imposed by the FA. whoops punished Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? Paul Scholes has apologised for his actions LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS REAL DEAL 1 Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Real Madrid ‘offer’ Isco to Chelsea in bid to ‘make room’ for Tottenham star Solskjaer gives Pogba fitness update and calls him world’s best all-round midfielder Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland center_img The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star REVEALED “It was a genuine mistake and was not done with any deliberate intention to flout the rules.“I wrongly believed that as long as there was no personal connection between me and any of the matches that I bet upon then there would be no issue. JIBE latest “However, I understand now that this is not the case and I should have taken steps to verify this at the time.”Scholes did not place any bets on football games during his 31 days in charge of Oldham.The 44-year-old resigned from his role amid claims of broken promises from Latics chiefs. LATEST Lampard appears to aim dig at Mourinho for handling of Salah and De Bruyne at Chelsea Getty talkSPORT is your home of live football! Here’s what’s coming up on talkSPORT and talkSPORT 2… Japan vs England (Wednesday, 8pm) – talkSPORTScotland vs Argentina (Wednesday, 8pm) – talkSPORT 2England Under-21s vs Romania Under-21s (Friday, 5:30pm) – talkSPORT 2 Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:50Loaded: 9.01%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:50 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen Tottenham issue immediate ban to supporter who threw cup at Kepa boost last_img

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