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UEFA Launch FFP Investigation Into PSG Spending

UEFA Launch FFP Investigation Into PSG Spending

By SL International - Sep 02, 2017 08:57 AM

UEFA have launched an investigation into Paris Saint-Germain for Financial Fair Play regulations, following their big spending spree in the transfer window.

Click through the gallery to see PSG's latest signings from the recent transfer window.

Dani Alves came in on a free transfer, while Yuri Berchiche cost the Ligue 1 outfit €16 million from Real Sociedad.

However, it is deals for Neymar and Kylian Mbappe was has caught the eye of UEFA. The former left FC Barcelona for a world-record fee of  €220 million.

Mbappe only joined on loan from AS Monaco, but their is reportedly an obligation to pay €180m plus bonuses to make the move permanent next season.

A statement from UEFA read,"The Investigatory Chamber of the UEFA Club Financial Control Body has opened a formal investigation into Paris Saint-Germain as part of its ongoing monitoring of clubs under Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations.

"The investigation will focus on the compliance of the club with the break-even requirement, particularly in light of its recent transfer activity. In the coming months, the Investigatory Chamber of the UEFA Club Financial Control Body will regularly meet in order to carefully evaluate all documentation pertaining to this case.

"UEFA considers Financial Fair Play to be a crucial governance mechanism which aims to ensure the financial sustainability of European club football.

"UEFA will make no further comments on this matter while the investigation is ongoing."

Read: Official: Barca Announce Seventh Departure


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jujunation4lyf Joined: 26 Apr 2015
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jujunation4lyf Sep 04, 2017 12:59 AM
They have money
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clemz7 Joined: 29 Dec 2013
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clemz7 Sep 03, 2017 11:45 PM
No he wrth less than that
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clemz7 Joined: 29 Dec 2013
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clemz7 Sep 03, 2017 11:43 PM
They have money let them buy what ever player they want
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HDK 732 VP Joined: 01 May 2015
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HDK 732 VP Sep 03, 2017 04:04 PM
Barcelona have signed 4 not so good signings while they have released Neymar to a small but big spending PSG ; equally noting is that Kaizer Chiefs as well have signed 4 not so good players while they have sold Lebese to a small but big spending Sundowns.
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Michaeltshigama Sep 02, 2017 05:21 PM
Theres nothing to investigate coz Alves was a free Agent, Mbappe was loaned out n furthermore Neymar bought himself out from Barcow, jealousy will kill Bartemeu big-time
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Michaeltshigama Sep 02, 2017 05:18 PM
PSG won't be penalised coz Neymar bought himself out from Barcow n Mbappe is on loan from Monaco?
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jazzman89 Sep 02, 2017 11:51 AM
Yes coz naw even cows cost a fortune
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musa005 Joined: 19 Jun 2017
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musa005 Sep 02, 2017 11:35 AM
An proper investment needs to be done, it's about time!
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MADSPURS Sep 02, 2017 11:15 AM
I feel it coming
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RealManUchiefz Joined: 11 Jun 2017
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RealManUchiefz Sep 02, 2017 10:34 AM
Mybe UEFA should be the 1s determining the price or FIFA coz these prices are crazy or put a ceilling to say a plyr can not be so much thy already tell us whos the best plyr so why not...if not then thy must not tell teams how to use they cash
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Faysal Sep 02, 2017 10:21 AM
Crazy business indeed
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CHELSEACHIEF_EMBOABA Sep 02, 2017 10:05 AM
This has uefalona written all over it
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MessiNeymarSuarez-General Modise Joined: 26 May 2015
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MessiNeymarSuarez-General Modise Sep 02, 2017 09:50 AM
Mxxxm
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Nyoninyoni Joined: 06 Sep 2012
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Nyoninyoni Sep 02, 2017 09:43 AM
Why put Realese clauses of players contract?
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Myaka weliPhefeni Sep 02, 2017 09:37 AM
If u spend as much u lyk that is a problem? I m sure everybody s working for PSG they sign a agreement of their payment and i dont understand what they a trying to investigate here or hv sum money s missing sumwhere or they broke sum rules lets wayt and see what cld cum out
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chiefs is useless Sep 02, 2017 09:23 AM
Jealous will make people naar
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Thantsha Sep 02, 2017 09:15 AM
Yoooooh PsG is going too far... Mbappe...Di Maria...Alves...Cavani...Draxl er...and King Ney on da same team... Dats insanely mad
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Xolisa{khosificated} Sep 02, 2017 09:06 AM
Mxm... These things will officially pay €400m only on 2 players? Useless team.

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