In this Aug. 28, 2011 file photo, Zaragoza's Javier Aguirre from Mexico, left, looks on during their Spanish La Liga soccer match against Real Madrid at La Romadera stadium in Zaragoza, Spain. Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera and Atletico Madrid captain Gabriel "Gabi" Fernandez were named Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 as suspects in a match-fixing probe launched by Spain's state prosecutor. They were identified when the prosecutor issued an official complaint and asked the judiciary to investigate officials and players linked to football clubs Zaragoza and Levante in May 2011. The match that was allegedly fixed, in round 30 of the 2010-2011 Spanish league program, was played on May 21, 2011. Five Zaragoza officials, including current Japan coach Aguirre, and 18 players, including Fernandez and Herrera, were named and alleged to have been involved in "sports fraud. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos, File)

MADRID (AP) — Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has denied accusations that he participated in a match-fixing scheme while playing in Spain for former club Zaragoza.

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