Sutton's roly-poly goalie Wayne Shaw under FA betting probe

Feb 22, 2017, 10:25 IST | PA Sport

The Football Association will investigate whether Sutton reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw broke betting rules after eating a pie in the dugout during Monday's 2-0 FA Cup defeat to Arsenal

Wayne Shaw

London: The Football Association will investigate whether Sutton reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw broke betting rules after eating a pie in the dugout during Monday's 2-0 FA Cup defeat to Arsenal.

The 46-year-old, known as the 'roly-poly goalie', admitted after the game he knew a bookmaker was offering odds on him being seen eating during the televised match.  The English FA will now launch an inquiry to determine whether Shaw has breached its gambling regulations.

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