Although he has just beaten Liverpool in the race to win the Premier League 2018/19, Man City are facing the risk of not being able to attend the Champions League for at least one season. This week, The Citizens will know whether or not UEFA will be punished.
According to information disclosed by Der Spiegel, the British defending champion of UEFA was “struck by financial law violations.” In particular, there have been reports that Etihad Airways’ funding for Man City was mostly from Sheikh Mansou’s own pocket. In more detail, the contract is worth 67.5 million pounds but 59.5 million of them belong to Abu Dhabi United Group of Sheikh Mansour.
Two weeks ago, members of the UEFA financial committee conducted a meeting in Switzerland to review the City’s case. It is expected this week, they will make the final report to decide whether Man City is breaking the law, or The Citizens’ steps are still within the framework.
In the second case, Man City will be banned from attending the Champions League for at least one season. It is not clear whether the penalty will be applied right from the following season, or until the 2020/21 season, the green half of Manchester will be separated from the most prestigious club level in Europe.
If Man City is penalized, then Pep Guardiola’s team suffered a huge shock. In the past 8 years, Man City has dominated the Premier League with 4 times as the throne, including 2 championships in the last 2 seasons. Next Saturday, Man City will have a chance to win a “treble” in the domestic league if they defeat Watford in the FA Cup final. However, this does not mean much if Man City’s dream of conquering the European Cup is suddenly interrupted.
Curacao has a powerful star orchestra decided to take the King’s Cup
Curacao has made a list of 34 players to join the 2019 King’s Cup with the participation of the country’s brightest stars.
According to the disclosure, veteran stars who are competing in foreign countries are given names to prepare for their trip to Thailand in early June.
For example, Lenadro Bacuna, Cuco Martina … Cuco Martina is under the Everton club’s rules, but is borrowed by Feyenoord of Korea. This year, this defender has turned 29 and is one of the most seasoned faces.
Meanwhile, Leandro Bacuna, Cardiff midfielder midfielder, has just dropped from the English Premier League. Liandro Martis has a headache for Leicester City. Aroy Room goalkeeper arrested for PSV Eindhoven, striker Elson Hoo is on the payroll of ADD Den Haag …
In the 2019 King’s Cup, Curacao will face India in the first qualifying round on June 5. If winning, Mr. Bicentini’s teachers will join the final against the winning team in the remaining pair between Thailand and Vietnam Tel on June 8.
Curacao is currently ranked 82 th in the FIFA table. This is the highest ranked team among the 4 teams of the 2019 King’s Cup. With this position, Mr. Bicentini’s team is considered the strongest contender for the championship.