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SFA & SPFL Betting Conflicts of Interest

Dermot Desmond’s Prior Ownership of Betdaq Previously, in December 2012, I highlighted the conflict of interest Dermot Desmond had with his ownership of betting company, Betdaq. How could the majority owner of one of Scotland’s top football clubs who owned a betting company that had been declared a Rogue Operator by Australia be the owner of a club competing in … Continue reading

Peter Lawwell & Scottish Coal Mining: Profit Stripping Cabal, Taxpayers Left with Cleanup Bills & Communities Polluted

Liquidations, Unemployment, Polluted Communities & The Public Purse Peter Lawwell’s fingerprints and those of a cabal of former Directors have now been found in the coal dust of three Scottish Coal companies plus another company, Monktonhall Colliery, all of which ended up in administration/liquidated. This was after the profits & assets were stripped out in the good times. The latest liquidation, on … Continue reading

Time for Rangers to challenge the Illegal SFA/SPL Agreement

Hearts & Dunfermline Punishment vs Rangers Punishment As Rangers CEO Craig Mather noted on the 1st August 2013, the Transfer Embargo handed by the SFA to Hearts for going into Administration is 50% of the one dished out to Rangers. While Hearts also missed out on a comparable £50,000 fine. No fine was also imposed in Dunfermline’s Administration whose Transfer Embargo … Continue reading