The Most Important Stories From The Business Of Football: Committee: “Premier League must step up”; Barca President want to adjust expenses; Bayern bosses want new FFP rules

24 July 2020

Westminster
Photo: PA Images A view of the Palace of Westminster from Westminster Bridge in London, England. The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) committee have just published a report saying "the current football business model (in England) is not sustainable.
Kasper Kronenberg kk@offthepitch.com

1. Committee critical towards parachute payments and says “Premier League must step up”

Football must "reset" after the coronavirus pandemic "shone a light on the culture of unfair pay" in the sport, says a parliamentary report. The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) committee's stark report said "the current football business model is not sustainable," and called on the Premier League to "step up" and help the English Football League (EFL).

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