|Occupation:||Chief referee of Chinese FA|
In 2002 it became known that Jianping Gong had received money for fixing matches. In 7 years he made about the equivalent of 120.000 dollars.
Gong was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for accepting bribes. In 2004 it was reported Gong died of leukemia in a hospital.
It was the Chinese FA who promised immunity to corrupt referees who came forward. Gong Jianping did and got arrested and brought to trial. Among many things, Gong told the FA about how referees were made to pay officials to get international assignments. The money they needed for this they got by getting bribed to fix matches.
(source: The Fix)
Statistics for JIANPING GONG
Based on 2 international matches
MATCHES FOR JIANPING GONG
|WC 2002 qualifiers - Asia|
|1st stage||Pakistan||Sri Lanka||2001-05-17||3 - 3||2 (0-2)||0 (0-0)||0 (0-0)||0 (0-0)|
|1st stage||Thailand||Sri Lanka||2001-05-13||4 - 2||5 (2-3)||0 (0-0)||0 (0-0)||0 (0-0)|