English Football Association investigating suspicious betting patterns in 6th-tier league

Published March 15, 2013

| Associated Press

The English Football Association is investigating suspicious betting patterns in relation to league games in the country's sixth tier.

The FA says it is contacting all 22 clubs in the Football Conference South "to advise them immediately (of) our concern about this suspicious betting activity."

The FA said in a statement released Friday that it is assessing evidence in conjunction with the Gambling Commission's Sports Betting Intelligence Unit.