Everton handed 10 point deduction for breaking Premier League rules

A huge blow for the Merseyside club.

Everton handed 10 point deduction for breaking Premier League rules
Everton have been handed a 10 point deduction by the Premier League
Everton have been handed a 10 point deduction by the Premier League (Picture: Getty)

Everton have been docked 10 points by an independent commission after being found to have breached Premier League financial rules.

The league referred Everton to the commission in March for an alleged breach of its profitability and sustainability rules in the period ending in the 2021-22 season.

The rules allow clubs to lose a maximum £105million over a three-year period or face sanctions.

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