The Premier League released a statement alleging that Manchester City have broken a number of their financial rules following a four-year investigation
GENEVA (AP) — The English Premier League vs. Manchester City: a legal fixture for the ages. Soccer’s richest and most watched club competition challenged its defending champion on Monday with more than 100 charges of alleged financial wrongdoing and failures to cooperate with an investigation that took more than four years. Dozens of charges allege breaches of the league’s financial monitoring rules dating from 2009, or the first full season Man City was owned by the ruling family of Abu Dhabi.
Al Ahly players are determined to see off European champions Real Madrid and book a place in the Club World Cup final.
Qatar have appointed Portuguese veteran Carlos Queiroz as manager until the end of the 2026 World Cup. Queiroz replaces Spaniard Felix Sanchez, who led Qatar through their ill-fated World Cup campaign, in which the hosts lost all three of their group matches and only scored once. “Today, Monday, the Qatar Football Association officially decided to appoint Portuguese coach Carlos Queiroz as coach of our first national team until 2026,” the QFA said.