sport news UEFA refer Manchester City to adjudicatory chamber over alleged FFP breaches

Manchester City’s Champions League ban moves a step closer as UEFA refer club to adjudicatory chamber over potential FFP breach Manchester City have been referred to the CFCB adjudicatory chamber by UEFA European football's governing body are seeking punishment over FFP breaches UEFA are pushing for a one-season ban from the Champions League for City City said they are 'disappointed, but regrettably not surprised' by the decision

By Max Winters For Mailonline

Published: 09:23 BST, 16 May 2019 | Updated: 09:30 BST, 16 May 2019

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UEFA has confirmed that Manchester City have been referred to the Club Financial Control Body's adjudicatory chamber for alleged breaches of Financial Fair Play regulations.

The investigatory chamber of UEFA's financial control board have spent months examining evidence first uncovered in a series of leaks and reported by German publication Der Spiegel last year.

And according to a report in the New York Times on Monday night a meeting two weeks ago at UEFA's Swiss headquarters concluded with a desire to seek at least a one-season ban.

UEFA has referred Manchester City to the Club Financial Control Body's adjudicatory chamber

UEFA has referred Manchester City to the Club Financial Control Body's adjudicatory chamber

The investigatory panel's leader, former Belgium prime minister Yves Leterme, had the final say on any submission made to a separate adjudicatory chamber and he has now given the green light. 

City were fined £49million and hit with restrictions on transfer spending and their Champions League squad after FFP

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