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UEFA bans two refs for life
Reuters, August 23rd, 2013 2:47PM

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Two refs have been given life bans by UEFA for an attempt to fix the result of a Europa League game last month. Armenian referee Andranik Arsenyan and assistant Hovhannes Avagyan, who officiated in the match between FC Inter Turku and Vikingur, were suspended for life by the UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body (CDB). In an earlier Armenian soccer federation hearing Arsenyan and Avagyan admitted having tried to manipulate the outcome of the second-leg fixture, which ended 1-0 in favor of Vikingur. Read the original story...


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