Scottish player accused of illegal betting
Ayr United’s Michael Moffat has been accused by the Scottish
Football Association of betting on six matches involving his own
The 28-year-old striker has been served with a notice of
complaint after allegedly placing seven bets on six matches
involving Ayr, as well as an additional 150 bets on other matches
from February 2012.
Moffat has until next Tuesday to respond to the complaint. A
date for his hearing has been set for Jan. 16
Ayr United plays in the third tier of Scottish football. Under
the Scottish FA’s disciplinary rules, players are not allowed to
bet on football matches.