Fenerbahce president questioned over match-fixing

AP, Friday 8 Jul 2011

Prosecutors questioned the president of Turkish league champion Fenerbahce on Friday in connections with a match-fixing scandal that threatens to strip the club of its title

Aziz Yildirim

Prosecutors started to question Fenerbahce president Aziz Yildirim on Friday. He refused to answer questions during his police interrogation Thursday, the Turkish media said.

In Turkey, investigators have obtained evidence of cheating and bribery involving 19 first- and second-division games, the police said.

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