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May 12, 2014

Lerner seeks buyer for Premier League Villa

LONDON (Reuters) – American owner Randy Lerner has put English Premier League football club Aston Villa up for sale after another disappointing season for the former European champions.

Lerner, former owner of the Cleveland Browns NFL team, took over Villa in 2006 but said he had grown tired of the side’s struggles with injuries and recent rumours that he planned to sell up.

May 12, 2014

Soccer-Lerner seeks buyer for Premier League Villa

LONDON, May 12 (Reuters) – American owner Randy Lerner has put English Premier League soccer club Aston Villa up for sale after another disappointing season for the former European champions.

Lerner, former owner of the Cleveland Browns NFL team, took over Villa in 2006 but said he had grown tired of the side’s struggles with injuries and recent rumours that he planned to sell up.

May 9, 2014

Financial Fair Play decisions delayed until next week

LONDON (Reuters) – UEFA is expected to announce early next week punishments for clubs including Paris St Germain and Manchester City that have breached new rules designed to make soccer more financially stable.

PSG and City face fines of 60 million euros (48.9 million pounds) and limits on the size of their Champions League squads for next season after falling foul of the Financial Fair Play regime.

May 9, 2014

Soccer-Financial Fair Play decisions delayed until next week

LONDON, May 9 (Reuters) – UEFA is expected to announce early next week punishments for clubs including Paris St Germain and Manchester City that have breached new rules designed to make soccer more financially stable.

PSG and City face fines of 60 million euros ($82.5 million)and limits on the size of their Champions League squads for next season after falling foul of the Financial Fair Play regime.

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      "Editor in charge of company news desk for Reuters in London. Previously Sports Business Correspondent and that remains an interest. Former roles include UK Chief Correspondent, and I have also worked in Italy, Ireland and the Netherlands for Reuters."
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