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Blantyre Baker on the Bribe

During 1952, four well-known Scottish footballers gave evidence in Glasgow High Court of offers of easy money for selling games in which their teams were engaged. Joseph M’Cudden, master baker, of High Blantyre, Lanarkshire, was tried on three charges under the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1906. He declared on 28th February 1952, in court in […]