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1 October 2020

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Photo: PA Images The Premier League has been accused of exploiting the desperation of the lower leagues to strengthen its position on the issue of recruitment of young foreign players after Brexit.
Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

1. Premier League accused of exploiting EFL clubs over bailout 

The Premier League has been accused of exploiting the desperation of the lower leagues to strengthen its position on the issue of recruitment of young foreign players after Brexit, according to the Times, by requiring the support of EFL clubs before agreeing to a bailout package.

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