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Bury’s demise shows Football League must tighten FFP rules, review says | Football

The EFL’s review into the expulsion of Bury last August has recommended that the league strengthen its financial fair play rules, blaming the club’s collapse on the current system that allows owners to fund players’ wages. The review, conducted from the EFL’s own Bury files by Jonathan Taylor QC, details …

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Nets players were behind Kenny Atkinson’s demise: sources

Nets players were behind Kenny Atkinson's demise: sources

The Nets say they “mutually parted ways” with Kenny Atkinson. Reality says the players got him fired, by ineffectiveness or insurrection. The body of work suggests Atkinson deserved better. With Brooklyn sitting seventh in the East and 20 games left, it was a shocking move to can Atkinson on Saturday …

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Review into Bury’s demise offers painful reminder of the need for FFP | Football

Bolton collapsed into administration when excessive wages were no longer bankrolled by Eddie Davies.

In the days after Manchester City received their two-year Champions League ban for overstating their sponsorships, Uefa’s “financial fair play” concept became a target of some misdirected fury, accused of stifling clubs’ ambitions by limiting the subsidies of owners. While that ire was playing out, the EFL’s review into the …

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