Four banned in betting probe

FOOTBALL: Four players have been banned for up to a year for breaching betting rules following a Football Association investigation.<br /> <br />The probe centred around the League Two clash between Accrington Stanley and Bury in May 2008 which generated unusual betting activity.<br /> <br />Ex-Accrington player Jay Harris was banned for a year and fined &pound;5,000, while team-mates Robert Williams and Danny Mannix received eight and 10-month bans and &pound;3,500 and &pound;4,00 fines respectively. Ex-Bury player Andrew Mangan got a five-month ban and &pound;2,000 fine.<br />