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UEFA warns that the cases of Manchester City and PSG are not the same

Published:18/02/2020 - 09:13h

Updated:18/02/2020 - 09:13h

The sanction against Manchester City is giving a lot to talk about, and has triggered rumors about other clubs. UEFA has warned that the case of the 'sky blues' and the PSG one are not the same

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The Manchester City has turned into a name stood out in the sportive actuality, by a sanction of the UEFA that it could loom the future of the club. After several months of investigation, the organism rector determined that the English are guilty of infringir the rule of the 'Fair Play Financial', and imposed them a penalty of two years without being able to contest European competitions and 30 million euros of fine.

The 'sky blues' confirmed immediately that will appeal this decision to the Court of Sportive Arbitration (TAS), and the subject is slope of a new analysis and his back resolution. In the Etihad Stadium there is an anger capital, because they feel pursued by the maximum authority of the old continent and consider that his trial was partial and unfair and that went dangerously filtered to the media.

This situation has generated crowd of speculations, and some aim directly to the PSG. The French group also had some desencuentro recent with the body of international government after the study of his economic balances, and although in first instance did official a lower punishment and an agreement, the possibility of a new touch of attention earns strength after the hit to the champion of the Premier League.

In spite of the rumours, Michele Grape, vice-president of the UEFA, warned that the 'bleus' and the 'citizen' do not find in the same position, in spite of that the axis of the investigation is the same. Both entities were under the lupa by his sponsors, since I consider that they could have inflado his income thanks to companies related with his owners, a practice that is totally forbidden.

"I can not go in at the bottom of what decides the Room of Adjudications. However, these are different cases, although I do not know the file and do not want to know it. If it has taken this decision, exists a reason. The Milan and other clubs also have been excluded of the competitions and other clubs fulfil the regulation. I repeat, the rules have to be respected", explained the Italian leader.

The City centres in containing the disaster

In the last days, the City would have received good news with regard to the sanction of the UEFA, even in the case that the TAS confirmed his sanction. Although not going in in Champions would suppose a very hard hit to level of income, stars like Raheem Sterling and Pep Guardiola would have manifested already to the leaders his commitment to remain in a moment of difficulty, until the storm amaine and all go back to the normality.

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