Press conference on football match-fixing

28 January 2013
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Europol is proud to host a press conference at which we will announce the results of a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on match-fixing in football.

Details will be revealed concerning a number of suspicious matches investigated, which includes top international games. Modus operandi and examples of the large sums of money involved in this worldwide criminal business will also be provided.

The results of the investigation will be presented by representatives from Europol, Finland, Germany, Hungary and Slovenia. Representatives will also be present from Eurojust and Interpol.

Venue             Europol, Eisenhowerlaan 73, 2517 KK The Hague, The Netherlands

Please visit the Contact us section for further information on location, parking, etc.

Date               Monday, 4 February 2013

Time               11:00 til 12:00 hrs

Registration for media

To join us in The Hague on 4 February, please register before 12:00 on Friday, 1 February 2013 by filling our media request form online, mentioning PRESS in the subject field. For more information, please call our media line on +31 70 302 5001.

Please refer to any special technical requirements, such as live transmission, internet connection that you might need.

Please ensure that you bring a valid ID card/passport and press card to gain entry to Europol.