Cardiff City chairman lashes out at leaders of EFL and other bodies

18 August 2020

Cardiff City
Photo: PA Images "The FA Premier League, EFL, the PFA, have shown no ability to lead anything in this crisis, in fact they’ve done nothing," says Cardiff City Chairman Mehmet Dalman.

Mehmet Dalman decries lack of football leadership. He names Cardiff City amongst clubs facing financial uncertainty.

Says players’ wage levels threaten clubs’ future prospects.

Reveals he has raised concerns with prime minister.

Lawrie Holmes lawrie@offthepitch.com

Cardiff City chairman Mehmet Dalman attacks football’s governing bodies over what he says are their failings to address the financial cliff edge facing football clubs.

“Football’s governing bodies, whichever one you pick, have been ineffective. The FA Premier League, EFL, the PFA, have shown no ability to lead anything in this crisis, in fact they’ve done nothing,” he said in an interview with offthepitch.com.

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