Alpha Kaba of Asvel, Xavier Gaillou and Mamadou Dia of Fos-sur-Mer are three of a group of players that have been summoned to Disciplinary Committee for allegedly placing illegal bets as reported by L’Equipe.
All of them would have made bets on their teams and one of them would have bet on a defeat of his own taeam during an important game, L’Equipe revealed.
Players in France are not allowed to place bets on any basketball competition.
The penalty for betting could go from a simple blame to several months of suspension and a fine.
Players could also be fired by their club for conduct detrimentals to league rules.