Media: Top Premier League clubs leading bid to ensure Manchester City's Champions League ban is not stayed

26 March 2020

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Photo: PA Images At this point, City have reportedly not requested their two-year ban be put on hold.

Ten Premier League clubs have written to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to express their objection in case Manchester City's UEFA competitions ban is stayed while their appeal is ongoing.

At this point, City have reportedly not requested their two-year ban be put on hold.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Ten Premier League clubs have written to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to express their objection in the case that Manchester City's two-year ban from UEFA competitions is stayed while their appeals process is ongoing, according to the Daily Mail.

UEFA's independent Adjudicatory Chamber of the Club Financial Control Body (CFCB) in February found the club guilty of "serious breaches" of UEFA's Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations and sanctioned the club with a two-year ban from UEFA competitions and a €30 million fine.

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