'French tax will have big consequences'

December 30, 2013
By Ian Holyman, France Correspondent

French Football League (LFP) president Frederic Thiriez has called the decision of the Constitutional Council to validate the government's one-off tax on high earners "deeply regrettable."

• Holyman: Tax leaves Ligue 1 poor

Despite arguments put forward by opposition MPs and football bodies such the clubs' union, the UCPF, and Thiriez's ...

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