Manchester City UEFA Champions League Ban Lifted

Deposed Premier League Champions Manchester City have been cleared, from their 2-years UCL ban overturned and would play in the competition next season.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 21: Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City (17) celebrates as he scores his team’s eighth goal during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Watford FC at Etihad Stadium on September 21, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

City’s appeal was granted and on Monday were cleared of “disguising equity funds” – but was found guilty of failing to cooperate with the UEFA. Their fine was also reduced down to €10million (£8.97m).

City appealed the decision from UEFA’s Club Financial Control Body (CFCB) to hand them a two-year suspension from European football to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).Manchester City

The four-time Premier League champions were also hit with €30million (£25m) fine after it was found that City had committed “serious breaches” of Financial Fair Play regulations between 2012 and 2016.

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