EFL charge Derby with excess losses

16 January 2020

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Photo: Getty Images Derby reported combined pre-tax losses of just over £8 million in the period but were boosted by the £80 million sale of their stadium to the club's owner, Mel Morris.

The charge come following a review of the club's Profitability and Sustainability submissions for the three-year period ending 30 June 2018.

Derby lost just over £8 million in the period but were boosted by the controversial £80 million sale of its stadium to their owner, Mel Morris.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

The EFL has charged Derby with excess losses following a review of the club's Profitability and Sustainability (P&S) submissions for the three-year period ending 30 June 2018.

"Following a review of Derby County’s Profitability and Sustainability submissions, the EFL has charged the club for recording losses in excess of the permitted amounts provided for in EFL Regulations for the three-year period ending 30 June 2018," the EFL said in a statement. 

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