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Why Any New UEFA Financial Fair Play Debt Threshold Won’t Impact Real Madrid or Manchester United

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October 13, 2014 | 1 Comment »

It did not take long for the media to pick up on the comment and before the day was out we had a myriad of articles that took 1 and 1 and made it 99. The thought process went something like this – “debt” = “Manchester United” = “UEFA targeting Manchester United”.

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Now This Was Fun – $33 All Time Team

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May 31, 2014 | 11 Comments »

I received a tweet this morning that included a challenge. Not sure where it came from although the Guardian’s Spanish football correspondent was quoted in the e mail. This what I came up with in a 4-3-3 formation. Schmeichel $2; Lahm $1, Baresi $4, Beckenbauer $5, Fachetti $3; Garrincha $3, Neeskkens $4, Maradona $5; Van […]

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UEFA Announce Financial Fair Play Sanctions And Why This Is Only The Start

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May 19, 2014 | 9 Comments »

The first sanctions were agreed to be each of the nine clubs with the “Investigatory Chamber” or in other words they went for a plea bargain. The other option was to allow their case to go to the Adjudicatory Chamber of the UEFA Club Financial Control Body and that might have brought a heavier punishment.

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