Gambling Premier League star blows his £15million fortune and has to move to smaller house – Mirror.co.uk

A Premier League footballer blew £15million fortune on gambling after becoming addicted to card games and casinos. The international has played at the top for almost his entire career, earning millions through lucrative contracts, endorsements and sponsorship. But he became addicted to gambling, especially card and casino games, early in his career, and is now…

England footballer bet on his own TRANSFER in stark example of gambling epidemic gripping the game – Mirror.co.uk

Football stars are blowing ­millions of pounds on gambling after being wooed by bookies promising a host of freebies and glamour invites, an insider has claimed. And the whistleblower alleged bosses allowed them to carry on betting even after they had lost fortunes and were showing signs of addicition. Account managers offer players from across…

Online bookies banned from offering credit | The West Australian – The West Australian

Online gambling sites operating in Australia will be banned from offering lines of credit to their customers under sweeping new reforms. A national self-exclusion register will also be established under major changes to the bookmaking industry agreed to by state, territory and federal ministers in Melbourne on Thursday. However, World Vision Australia says the changes,…