Middlesbrough chairman urges EFL to probe rivals over financial conduct
16 April 2019
Chairman Steve Gibson believes three Championship rivals are trying to bypass the profitability and sustainability rules and wants the EFL to investigate.
He is part of a small group of clubs who are demanding more stringent punishments for clubs found guilty of breaching the rules.
Middlesbrough have sold £40 million worth of players and reduced their wage bill significantly to comply with the rules of financial fair play.
Middlesbrough’s Chairman Steve Gibson has had enough of rival clubs possibly circumventing the profitability and sustainability rules and is demanding the English Football League investigate three Championship clubs, according to the Telegraph.
He believes Derby County, Aston Villa and Sheffield Wednesday have all breached the financial regulations and wants the EFL to scrutinise their accounts.