Greek Football Team President Arrested over Bribery charges

The 29 year old president of the amateur football team of Halkidiki was arrested on Tuesday by police officers from theĀ  Polygyros Police Department.

The arrest comes after the complaint of a 26 year old football player who accused the alleged perpetrator of asking for money in order to give him his football player card in order to leave the sports club.

The football player refused to pay and informed Greek police

Police organised a sting by which they supplied 800 pre-markedĀ  euros banknotes to the victim who then offered them to the perpetrator, leading to his arrest.

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