MPs want the EFL to apologise to Bury fans and set series of recommendations 

5 November 2019

Photo: Getty Images Fans gathered outside Gigg Lane Stadium following Bury's expulsion.

MPs believe the EFL’s failure to enforce its own rules and regulations ultimately led to the expulsion of Bury. 

The committee has set out several recommendations to prevent other clubs suffering the same fate as Bury.

Christian Fomsgaard Jensen

Following a parliamentary inquiry into Bury's expulsion from the EFL, MPs have called on the EFL to apologise to Bury FC staff and supporters and make reparations for the associated loss of earnings, as the parliamentarians believe the EFL must share the blame. 

Based on the evidence the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) Committee heard last month, the committee believes the EFL failed to enforce its own rules and regulations.

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