Betting company and partner of Chelsea, Liverpool and Spurs suspends UK operations following probe 

13 August 2019

Chelsea
Photo: Getty Images Chelsea entered in July a partnership with 1xBet who now has suspended its operations in UK - when Chelsea launched their new global betting partner it was with Pedro, Willian and Giroud at the front of ads.

1xBet has suspended its UK website following an investigation into the company’s operations.

Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham all have partnerships with the Russian gambling company. 

Christian Fomsgaard Jensen cfj@offthepitch.com

The Russian gambling firm 1xBet has blocked access to its site in the UK following an investigation into the firm’s global operations conducted by the Sunday Times.

However, the company is still promoting itself on social media, including its partnerships with Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur. 

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