Luton director criticises football owners but praises EFL after Bury and Bolton

4 September 2019

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Photo: Getty Images After recent scandals involving the financially unscrupulous owners of Bury and Bolton, Luton's director, Stephen Browne, has come out in support of the EFL while slamming football owners for "staring at their navels."

After recent scandals involving the financially unscrupulous owners of Bury and Bolton, Luton's director, Stephen Browne, has come out in support of the EFL while slamming football owners for "staring at their navels."

Browne also praised the intention behind the Financial Fair Play rules but said that they are lacking when the time comes for execution.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Having returned to the Championship after a decade-long absence, Luton Town's director, Stephen Browne, has shared his thoughts on the state of the financial rules governing the EFL.

"Since our dark days, no lessons seem to have been learnt. People from the highest echelons of football ownership and game governance have spent a decade staring at their navels doing, basically, nothing.

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