El Salvador's soccer federation has suspended 22 players in an investigation into alleged game-fixing by its national team.
The players will be suspended for 30 days as a precautionary measure, said Federation President Carlos Mendez Cabezas,who added that the national prosecutor's office is aiding in the probe.
The games under scrutiny, according to Mendez Cabezas, include El Salvador's 5-0 Gold Cup loss to Mexico on July 5, 2011, a 2-1 loss to the USA on Feb. 24, 2010, a 1-0 loss to D.C. United on July 19, 2010, and a 4-1 loss to Paraguay on Feb. 6, 2012.
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