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Premier League FFP set for go-ahead

February 7, 2013
By ESPN staff
Chelsea are likely to back a proposed top-flight cap on salary increases and a compromised Financial Fair Play deal when the chairmen of all 20 Premier League clubs meet on Thursday.

The Blues had been viewed as opponents of the FFP plans - a homegrown version of those being introduced by UEFA - but it is now thought they will agree to a system obliging clubs to break even but allowing owners to cover some losses.

That means it is likely that both spending control systems will ...

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