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The lawyer of Borja Fernández, arrested for his involvement in the 'Operation Oikos' match-fixing scandal, spoke to 'Radio Marca Valladolid' to speak about the ex-Valladolid captain's current situation.
Spanish police are carrying out an operation on Tuesday against several footballers, ex-players and club executives accused of fixing matches in the first and second divisions, a source close to the case said.
As reported by 'El Mundo', Spain's National Police has arrested several alleged members of a criminal organization that was engaged in match rigging in Spain's First and Second Division. Some of the detained include Raul Bravo, Borja Fernandez, Carlos Aranda, Samuel Saiz Alonso and Iñigo Lopez Montaña.
Getafe were clearly the team who did the best considering their small budget. After them, Alaves and Real Valladolid both finished four places higher than their budget in relation to other teams.
Atletico Madrid were given a let-off by VAR in their win over Real Valladolid, and Diego Simeone offered his sympathies to the La Liga strugglers.
Barcelona were made to wait to retain their La Liga title on Saturday as closest challengers Atletico Madrid scraped past strugglers Real Valladolid 1-0 after surviving late VAR penalty drama.
The Valladolid striker, Sergi Guardiola, was upset with the defeat against Atletico Madrid at the Wanda Metropolitano and he considered that his team saw a referee's decision go against them. The referee did not give the visitors a penalty for a handball after a VAR review.
Gerard Lopez has asked not to politicise the decision taken by some clubs such as Valladolid, Villarreal, Huesca and Rayo Vallecano to refuse to release their players for the friendly between Catalonia and Venezuela. As a result, the Catalans will not be at full strength for the clash.
Real Valladolid fought back in spectacular fashion. They were losing in the 90th minute, but scored two goals in injury time, one of them from a controversial penalty, to move away from the relegation zone and make the relegation dogfight even more exciting.
We have a look at the footballers who have been fouled the most in the Spanish top division, featuring the likes of Ruben Alcaraz and Borja Garcia.
Goals from Benzema (2), Varane and Modric gave Los Blancos a 1-4 win over Real Valladolid in La Liga.
We look ahead to Sunday's La Liga game between Real Valladolid and Real Madrid from Nuevo José Zorrilla.