Manchester City defender accepts betting charge
Martin Demichelis, who plays for English Premier League club Manchester City, has accepted a betting charge filed by the English Football Association (FA).
Last week, the FA confirmed that it had filed charges against the Argentine after he was accused of 12 breaches relating to betting on matches from January 22-28 this year.
There has been no suggestion that the matches in question relate to any matches that Demichelis has featured in for City during the ongoing 2015-16 season.
Demichelis, who had been given a deadline of yesterday (Tuesday) to respond to the charges, has accepting the ruling and could now face a playing ban or fine.
Rules introduced last season state players and coaches are not allowed to bet on any football activities around the world.
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