The players of Manchester city Photo: Dave Thompson/ AP
Manual “Manchester city” held an emergency meeting with the players, which assured that he would fight to the end against the sanctions of the Union of European football associations (UEFA). The situation inside the club described the newspaper The Times.
The source said that at the meeting with the players present were Executive Director, Ferran Soriano, and coach Josep Guardiola. Soriano said that the club has “irrefutable evidence” of innocence, which will be provided to the court of arbitration for Sport.
The Director also asked players and staff of the club to stick together. While The Times notes that the leaders Manchester city already have candidates.
UEFA 14 Feb removed the citizens from European competition for two years. The reason was violations of the club rules of financial fair play. The statement said that the English team from 2012 to 2016 overstated their sponsorship income accounts and break even. In addition, Manchester city also was ordered to pay a fine of 30 million euros. The club plans to appeal the decision to the CAS.
At the moment, Manchester city is the English Premier League (EPL) in second place, which includes getting the direct spots in the Champions League. In addition, the team plays in the playoff tournament this season in the 1/8 finals of the “townspeople” will play with Madrid “real”.
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