Chelsea facing points deduction as investigation begins into financial breaches
The Premier League has opened an investigation into Chelsea over potential financial rule breaches during the Roman Abramovich era.
The new owners at Stamford Bridge, led by Todd Boehly, reported their own club to UEFA and the Premier League following their takeover last summer.
As of Tuesday, Chelsea had not been charged by the Premier League.
If the Blues are found guilty of rule breaches, the sanctions could include a fine or a point deduction.
On July 28, UEFA fined Chelsea €10 million for “submitting incomplete financial information” between 2012 and 2019.
When approached by Sky Sports News, Chelsea chose not to comment.
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