The clampdown in China on gambling and match-fixing has resulted in at least 21 officials, players and club managers being arrested or detained in the past two months. "(Nan
, former soccer federation head, and Yang Yimin, former vice president) could face the maximum penalty of death sentence if the charges against them are confirmed," Sun
, a lawyer and guest professor at the Southwest University of Political Science and Law, was quoted as saying by Chongqing Evening News.
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