Beleaguered Japan coach Javier Aguirre on Thursday refused to comment on the latest episode in an alleged match-fixing scandal involving the Mexican, but his job appears to be far from guaranteed beyond the Asian Cup currently being held in Australia.

A Valencia court has accepted a claim filed by Spanish prosecutors accusing Aguirre and 40 other individuals of involvement in fixing a match between his former club Real Zaragoza and Levante in 2011.

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