News Round-Up from SD – 02/12/11Print This Post

News from the football world, as selected by Supporters Direct.


Ex-Hearts chairman Leslie Deans eyes Romanov buyout
Edinburgh Evening News

SFA investigates Rangers owner Craig Whyte
BBC News

Tax case remains key to Rangers’ financial future under Whyte

Scottish Premier League’s healthy TV deal masks maladies to come
The Guardian


Wrexham FC finally in the hands of fans
The Daily Post

Portsmouth back in turmoil after parent company enters administration
The Guardian

Manchester City announce biggest ever loss in English football
The Guardian

Carter – a remarkable year
AFC Telford United

Obituary – Alan Keen: MP known for his passion for football
The Independent

Foxes Trust in historic charity drive
Supporters Direct

Championship clubs agree on need to slash losses
The Guardian

Society Board reflects on the year ahead
Exeter City Supporters’ Trust

Community Shares scheme relaunched
FC United of Manchester

Membership soars as Magpies Trust grows strong
Dorset Echo

Reading FC announce losses of £5.3 million
Get Reading 

Bristol City’s latest figures show loss of £11.4 million
This is Bristol

League lawyer cites Crystal Palace cup run to defend creditor’s rule
The Guardian

Supporters Direct

Wrexham Supporters’ Trust finalise club acquisition
Supporters Direct 

Yorkshire and North East regional meeting – January 12th
Supporters Direct

London and South East regional meeting – February 16th
Supporters Direct 

Responsiball – registration now open
Supporters Direct

Comments & Blogs

Wrexham FC: the future starts now

British test is fit for nothing
Matt Slater

Match of the week: Enfield Town 3-0 Soham Town Rangers

The big red money machine slowed down by debt

Pompey and the potential for points deduction
John Beech


UEFA Supporters Liaison Officer project
Supporters Direct

Manchester City – The Masterplan
The Swiss Ramble

Credibility of FIFA’s anti-corruption reforms has been left in tatters
David Conn

Government report calls for A-League prudence

Bayern on strong footing ahead of UEFA financial regulations

Rugby League

North Wales Crusaders fans form ‘team’
BBC News

Super League retains play-off system and controversial Club Call
The Guardian

Rochdale to host 2013 World Cup match
Rochdale Hornets

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