UK visa rule change hits non-EU players
January 18, 2013
By ESPN staff
FA rules say a non-European player must have played in 75% of their country's matches in the two years prior to moving to England, with that nation needing to have had an average world ranking of 70 or higher.
But players have been able to gain investor visas given to those willing to invest £1 million or more in the UK, enabling ...