Financial Fair Play: Paris St-Germain to meet Uefa amid claims rules were broken

From BBC - April 11, 2018

Paris St-Germain are to meet with Uefa amid reports of evidence that the club has broken Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules.

A report in the Financial Times states a preliminary investigation shows PSG were paid significantly more than the fair market value in sponsorship deals worth about 200m euros (174.3m).

Uefa opened an investigation into PSG's spending in September.

Last summer PSG broke the world record transfer fee when they signed Neymar.

The Brazil forward arrived from Barcelona for 222m euros (200m) in August - more than double the previous transfer record.

The French club also signed Kylian Mbappe on loan from Monaco in deal that is set to be made permanent for 165.7m at the end of this season.

After their major summer signings PSG were accused of "financial doping" by La Liga president Javier Tebas.


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