Bookies close betting on Celtic kid Karamoko Dembele and offer apology
LADBROKES have issued a grovelling apology and shut the book on Celtic superkid Karamoko Dembele.
The SPFL sponsors have written to Children’s Commissioner Tam Baillie regarding his criticism in the Daily Record after they offered bets on the 13-year-old.
Baillie accused the company of the “commodification” of the schoolkid after he made his debut for Celtic’s Under-20 side against Hearts at Cappielow on Monday night.
It’s understood Ladbrokes also contacted SPFL chief Neil Doncaster at Hampden yesterday to apologise.
The bookie issued a press release on Tuesday offering odds on everything... read more
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