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THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- The Dutch football association is opening an investigation and calling for a criminal probe into detailed allegations published on Saturday of the alleged fixing of two matches in the top-tier Eredivisie.
Respected daily De Volkskrant reported that two matches involving Tilburg team Willem II -- against Ajax and Feyenoord -- were fixed during the 2009-2010 season by players allegedly paid by a Singaporean syndicate.
De Volkskrant identified former Willem II and Sierra Leone...
Frank de Boer's agent says the Ajax manager will not leave to coach Newcastle this season.
De Boer's name has come up as a favourite to potentially replace Alan Pardew, who has permission to speak to Crystal Palace about their coaching vacancy.
But Guido Albers, De Boer's representative, told Sky Sports that no contact has been made.
"Frank will never leave Ajax during this season," Albers said. "There has been no contact to myself, or Ajax, from another club for Frank. We have received no approach...