Official announcement

15 / 05 / 2020

Villarreal CF and its first team absolutely reject the accusations made in recent hours

Both Villarreal CF and its first team want to underline that they absolutely reject the accusations made in recent hours and want to publicly deny in a categoric and emphatic way the alleged involvement in match fixing during the match against Getafe CF (2-2) at the Coliseum Alfonso Pérez, corresponding to matchday 38 of last season.

As previously expressed repeatedly, the club condemns this type of action which harm the essence of sport and competition, and stands by its principles of transparency, ethics, integrity and fair play as fundamental values within the entity's philosophy.

Villarreal CF will study and weigh up the possibility of taking legal action against this situation.

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