Prem clubs will be forced to sign Owners' Charter to 'stop threat of breakaway' after European Super League farce

WEMBLEY chiefs confirmed the FA has begun its formal investigation into the proposed breakaway, demanding answers from all of the Big Six. The FA said: “Since we became aware of the European Super League our priority and focus has been on preventing it from happening, both now and in the future.  "Throughout this period, we have been in ongoing discussions with

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Premier League clubs splash out £272m on agent fees in last season alone after huge transfer payments despite pandemic

AGENTS walked away with a staggering £272million from the 20 Premier League clubs this season – despite the pandemic. While top-flight transfer fees were down by £201m in the summer and more than £150m in January, cash paid to agents and intermediaries over the season went UP by £9m. Chelsea spent £250m in January on signings including Germans Timo Werner

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Premier League clubs to replace Black Lives Matter badges on shirts with 'No Room For Racism' slogan on sleeves

PREMIER LEAGUE clubs are reportedly preparing to wear the division's own anti-racism slogan in the new season. A 'No Room For Racism' logo will be present on each team's sleeves, instead of 'Black Lives Matter'. According to the Mail, a consultation period has taken place with clubs ahead of the move being agreed on this week. Mock-ups of the new

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Premier League football clubs using hi-tech wipes on smartphones to protect payers from coronavirus – The Sun

PREMIER League football clubs are using a new hi-tech wipe for phones to protect players from Covid-19 as they prepare to resume their season. Mobile Steri-Wipes cover devices with an invisible layer that kills viruses. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates Their pioneering nanotechnology gives ten days’ pro­tection on mobiles, to which a lot

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Premier League clubs face repaying their share of £762m broadcast pot if coronavirus derails season – The Sun

PREMIER LEAGUE clubs would be hit with a £762million bill if the season cannot finish, according to reports. The 20 teams share a bumper £3.1bn TV revenue pot as broadcasters like Sky Sports and BT Sport pay a fortune for rights. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates But The Athletic claims supremos have been

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English clubs get easy ride in the draw – there’s little chance of early Champions League Brexit – The Sun

ENGLISH football has never had it so easy. Wesley Sneijder and Petr Cech — spirited into the Grimaldi Forum in Monte Carlo to pick balls out of the glitzy Champions League hat yesterday — made it all very straightforward. The two toughest games by a distance are for Tottenham, when they face five-time winners Bayern Munich home and away in

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Shopping fan clubs

I was scrolling through the feed when it appeared. “What a brilliant idea!” I thought, “I’m going to do that.” Next day, I’m in a Kmart buying a $19 shoe rack. Not for my shoes, mind, but for my bath. Like hundreds of thousands of other women, I spend time on Facebook and Instagram looking for “inspo” for my own

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