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Ex-SAfrica soccer coach guilty of match-fixing

Updated: December 10, 2012, 11:58 AM ET
Associated Press

CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- The former manager of South Africa's national soccer team has been found guilty of trying to fix a league promotion playoff game in 2011.

The South African Football Association says Philemon Setshedi was convicted Friday on match-fixing charges in a commercial crimes court. His sentencing hearings begin in February.

The federation says he was found guilty of attempting "to unduly and improperly influence the outcome" of the game last year in Cape Town.

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