Tuesday 12 February 2013 7:52 AM
Penrith Panthers Executive General Manager Football Phil Gould has released the following statement.
“Last night ARL Commissioner David Smith called to inform me that the Panthers club has been ‘implicated or referred to’ in the Australian Crime Commission Report.
“At this stage, that is all the information David was permitted to relay to us. No other details are available at this time.
“As we have stated previously, Panthers welcomes the opportunity to assist in any enquiry or investigation and we look forward to a speedy resolution to this matter, both for our club and the code of Rugby League.
We will do our best to keep our Sponsors, Members and fans informed as more details come to hand.”