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League threaten Portsmouth over unpaid debt

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FA chairman wants governing body – not the Premier League – to rule on 'fit and proper persons'

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Cristiano Ronaldo's departure for Spain is not the start of a talent drain from the Premier League, which remains in good shape to weather the economic downturn, according to chief executive Richard Scudamore.

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