Aleksander Ceferin, during a press conference of the UEFA


Drastic change: UEFA and a historic revolution with Financial Fair Play

Published:6/09/2021 - 10:41h

Updated:6/09/2021 - 10:41h

UEFA is preparing a revolutionary proposal to modify its Financial Fair Play rules, which would feature salary limits and luxury rates

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The 'Fair Play' financial has been a true headache for the cubles, especially in the middle of the economic crisis that cross a lot of teams in the middle of the pandemia of the coronavirus. Now, the UEFA, chaired by Aleksander Ceferin, prepares a historical revolution that will change the rule significantly and that will include 'punishments' important for which break it. The intention of the organism is desvelar his plans in a summit between the 9 and 10 September.

All this arrives after the Paris Saint-Germain revolutionised the market of signings with millionaire incorporations that do that the club have a full staff of stars... But also of high wages. The fans do not understand how the Parisian group fulfils with the rules of the 'fair play' financial European and now from the UEFA will prepare new changes.

'The Times' There was desvelado does some weeks that the organism will produce a radical change that will allow to the teams, that participate in the European competitions, spend a fixed percentage of his income, that would be between 65% and 70%, in wages, representatives and market. In case to surpass it would not be expelled, but they would have to pay a to tax of luxury that would go directly to the bottoms of the UEFA.

To understand the magnitude of the change, it is necessary to remember that the current rule of the European confederation establishes that the clubs have to reach the break-even point during a period of three years. Like this then , it would be one 'revolution' that would be to the style of the National Football League (NFL) and National Basketball League (NBA) in United States.

In the NBA looks for the 'equality' between franchises and the teams can pay some quantity to his players, although this does not depend on the income, but it is the same for all. They can not, in any case, exceed of east mount fixed, but there are exceptions, which study carefully. Nevertheless, it is very normal that surpass the limits and thus they have to pay high economic taxes.

To where it would go the money?

Considering that it will be very likely that, to the equal that in the NBA, the European teams surpass the limit salarial, 'The Times' revealed in his moment that the income of the UEFA by the taxes of luxury would deliver in the rest of clubs, "strengthening like this his possibilities and equalising the half level". Now, it will remain to see if it is a measure that benefits to the clubs or if inflará even more the market.

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