• In this Tuesday, May 24, 2016 photo, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors head coach Choi Kang-hee, right, speaks about a bribery scandal involving one of the club's scouts during a press conference at World Cup Stadium in Jeonju, South Korea. An official from K-League said Wednesday, May 25 that two former soccer referees, who allegedly received 5 million won ($4,200) from a Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors scout over five matches between March and October 2013, were permanently expelled from the league in December after the investigation began. (Choi Young-soo/Yonhap via AP) KOREA OUT

    Ex-South Korean soccer referees indicted over payments

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors have indicted two former soccer referees over allegations that they received money from a club official — also formally charged — in return for favorable decisions in five K-League matches in 2013.