Unibet and SEF to Supply Safer Gambling Teaching Programs

An ongoing collaboration among Unibet and Swedish Elite Soccer (SEF) will see on the net training classes in participant accountability and safer gambling shipped to a single thousand lively qualified soccer players and coaches.

Schooling to Soccer Players and Coaches

The education that will be sent in partnership with SEF and as portion of the sponsorship deal involving Unibet and the two soccer leagues in Sweden, Allsvenskan, and Superettan, will further deepen the collaboration concerning Unibet and SEF, which not long ago saw the start of a match-repairing study course.

Commenting on the announcement, Unibet Sweden place supervisor Philip Lagström outlined the partnership’s prior endeavours to “fight match-correcting and hazardous gambling,” noting the new schooling is “only a single example” of the ongoing get the job done with SEF that will keep on “throughout the agreement interval.”

“For us, it is pretty important to share and add our understanding by means of this sponsorship. Unibet wants a sustainable gambling field and our ambition is to attain zero per cent profits derived from unsafe gambling by 2023.”

Philip Lagström, Region Manager, Unibet Sweden

SEF and its main partner Kindred Group-owned Unibet will perform with all 32 male elite soccer clubs participating in Allsvenskan and Superettan leagues as soon as the typical year finishes to give gamers and coaches with safer gambling education, though the Integrity Officer at every club will make absolutely sure the teaching is delivered.

SEF League Integrity Officer Anders Wikström pointed out that gambling can have a detrimental outcome on some people in the modern society and inside the athletic atmosphere, an challenge SEF and its spouse Unibet are looking to tackle by way of the instruction study course, trying to find to present “an further liable gambling device.”

Self-Evaluation Issues

Wikström then continued by giving some particulars about the on the internet training as aspect of which just about every participant will be answering particular issues to self-assess the latest condition of gambling conduct and obtain an perception into the great importance of the measure.

“The training also consists of call data for these who sense that they may be in a unsafe situation, which presents us with reassurance.”

Anders Wikström, League Integrity Officer, SEF

As a essential ingredient of Unibet’s partnership with SEF and its parent’s sustainability method, the participant obligation and safer gambling on line teaching programs goal to deliver priceless schooling to 1 thousand soccer specialist players and coaches to support them stay away from slipping into the lure of problem gambling.

In the summer time, Unibet was fined by the New South Wales (NSW) regulator, the Unbiased Liquor & Gaming Authority (ILGA), for supplying gambling inducements and breaching the NSW Betting and Racing Act 1998. For the violations, Unibet had to fork out a great of $36,000.