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Manchester City have avoided a transfer ban after being found guilty of breaching FIFA rules on under-18 signings

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Manchester City could avoid a transfer ban after being found guilty of breaching FIFA rules on under-18 signings and instead they have been fined 370.000 Swiss Francs.

Earlier this summer, Chelsea were also found guilty of breaching similar rules but were banned for two transfer windows.

And FIFA’s latest decision has left Chelsea supporters wondering why Manchester City receive special treatment.

FIFA’s statement read: ‘The Disciplinary Committee took into account the fact that Manchester City accepted its responsibility and sanctioned the club with a fine of CHF 370,000.’

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