Villa boss: EFL confirms accounts are compliant with FFP rules

24 June 2019

Villa CEO Christian Purslow
Photo: Getty Images According to Villa's CEO, Christian Purslow, the EFL itself has told the club they are out of danger of FFP sanctions and a possible points deduction.

Speaking at a "fans consultation group meeting," Aston Villa’s CEO, Christian Purslow, said that the club are compliant with FFP rules.

According to the CEO, the EFL itself has told Villa they are out of danger of FFP sanctions and a possible points deduction.

Peter Høyer ph@offthepitch.com

The Villans' chief executive, Christian Purslow, has put any fears to rest that the club might get hit by Financial Fair Play (FFP) sanctions, which many fans and media have speculated would result in a devastating points deduction. 

A summary of the "fans consultation group meeting" earlier this month stated: 

Aston Villa’s 2018-19 accounts are compliant with the EFL’s Profitability and Sustainability [P&S] Regulations

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