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Rovers challenge relegation

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Bristol Rovers claim that Wycombe Wanderers have breached Football Association rules on third party ownership, thereby gaining an unfair competitive advantage and are consulting sports lawyers.

It is difficult to see this particular complaint going very far, but one can expect more legal challenges to promotion and relegation as sports lawyers hone their skills.

Bristol Rovers have now released the letter their solicitors have sent to the Football Association and Football League.  Wycombe Wanderers have issued a terse statement that they believe they have no case to answer.