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Thursday 31st January 2019

SPFL Press Release

Falkirk FC - Decision of the Independent Tribunal

In December 2018 it was confirmed that an SPFL Board Sub-Committee, chaired by an experienced independent solicitor, had determined that The Falkirk Football and Athletic Club Ltd. (“Falkirk FC”) had breached and/or failed to comply with SPFL Rules D9 and D10 in relation to the employment of its current football management team.
A further hearing was held on 15 January 2019 for the Sub-Committee to consider what, if any, sanction(s) should be imposed by reason of such breaches/failures to comply.  
The full written decision of the Sub-Committee, including details of the sanctions imposed, can now be accessed here
Falkirk FC has the right of appeal to a Scottish FA Appellate Tribunal in accordance with the SPFL Rules and the Scottish FA Judicial Panel Protocol.