Harian · December 9, 2021

Unibet and SEF to Supply Safer Gambling Instruction Programs

An ongoing collaboration among Unibet and Swedish Elite Soccer (SEF) will see on the web teaching courses in participant responsibility and safer gambling delivered to a single thousand lively professional soccer players and coaches.

Instruction to Soccer Players and Coaches

The education that will be shipped in partnership with SEF and as component of the sponsorship offer among Unibet and the two soccer leagues in Sweden, Allsvenskan, and Superettan, will additional deepen the collaboration involving Unibet and SEF, which not too long ago observed the launch of a match-fixing course.

Commenting on the announcement, Unibet Sweden place supervisor Philip Lagström outlined the partnership’s preceding efforts to “fight match-repairing and harmful gambling,” noting the new instruction is “only 1 example” of the ongoing do the job with SEF that will continue “throughout the agreement period.”

“For us, it is really critical to share and lead our knowledge as a result of this sponsorship. Unibet needs a sustainable gambling field and our ambition is to attain zero for each cent profits derived from damaging gambling by 2023.”

Philip Lagström, State Supervisor, Unibet Sweden

SEF and its most important partner Kindred Team-owned Unibet will do the job with all 32 male elite soccer golf equipment participating in Allsvenskan and Superettan leagues as shortly as the standard period finishes to supply gamers and coaches with safer gambling instruction, whilst the Integrity Officer at every single club will make positive the education is shipped.

SEF League Integrity Officer Anders Wikström observed that gambling can have a detrimental result on some people in the society and in the athletic natural environment, an concern SEF and its spouse Unibet are searching to tackle by means of the coaching program, looking for to offer “an supplemental dependable gambling resource.”

Self-Assessment Issues

Wikström then continued by giving some facts about the on the web coaching as element of which each individual participant will be answering sure thoughts to self-assess the current point out of gambling actions and acquire an perception into the value of the evaluate.

“The schooling also contains get in touch with data for these who come to feel that they might be in a dangerous circumstance, which offers us with reassurance.”

Anders Wikström, League Integrity Officer, SEF

As a essential factor of Unibet’s partnership with SEF and its parent’s sustainability method, the participant accountability and safer gambling on the net coaching classes aim to deliver invaluable education to a single thousand soccer qualified gamers and coaches to help them stay clear of slipping into the entice of difficulty gambling.

In the summertime, Unibet was fined by the New South Wales (NSW) regulator, the Impartial Liquor & Gaming Authority (ILGA), for providing gambling inducements and breaching the NSW Betting and Racing Act 1998. For the violations, Unibet experienced to fork out a fantastic of $36,000.