Los administradores de Derby County han presentado una apelación contra su deducción de 12 puntos esta temporada., the English Liga de fútbol (EFL) dijo el lunes.
El lado del campeonato, managed by former England and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney, filed a notice to appoint administrators last month amid continued financial problems at the club.
Ellos eran docked 12 puntos, the standard penalty for a club entering administration, which left them bottom of the standings.
“As a consequence, this matter has been referred to an independent arbitration panel who will consider representations from both parties before making a determination,” the EFL said in a statement abut the appeal. “At this current time the club’s points total in the Campeonato table will remain unchanged.”
Derby are currently last in the Championship with only two points despite three wins and five draws. A successful appeal would take them out of the relegation zone.
En julio, Derby were fined £100,000 by an independent disciplinary commission for accounting irregularities and their accounts for 2016, 2017 y 2018 were being re-examined.
Administrators for Derby said there is considerable interest in the Championship side and that while difficult decisions will have to be made, the club have a “viable future”.