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Rothen given suspended ban for gambling

March 15, 2013
By Ian Holyman, France Correspondent
Former France international Jerome Rothen has expressed his astonishment after being handed a three-month suspended ban for breaking France's strict laws on players' involvement in gambling.

Now at Ligue 1 outfit Bastia, Rothen, 34, was punished by the French Football League (LFP) Disciplinary Commission for making predictions on Ligue 2 matches on the Unibet online betting site between August and November this season.

ARJEL, the regulatory authority for online betting in France, ...

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