AIFF investigating match-fixing approaches in I League

Vastavam web: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) today said that it was investigating the match-fixing approaches made to players from the Minerva Punjab Football Club during the ongoing I-League.”We have received a letter from Minerva Punjab Football Club highlighting approach to their players and officials from other participating teams in the Hero I-League. The case is presently being handled by AIFF Integrity officer who is doing a thorough investigation into the matter and necessary action will be taken as per the regulations,” the AIFF said in a statement.

“2 of my players came to me with screenshots of match-fixing offers of 30 lakhs/I reported it to Aiff integrity officer&also AFC thru their integrity app/really hope these unscrupulous elements are not successful in getting thru2other players and match officials @ILeagueOfficial,” Bajaj had tweeted in January.