Featured Matches
Previous
Celtic
KR Reykjavik
6:45 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 0
Game Details
FC Levadia Tallinn
Sparta Prague
4:00 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 7
Game Details
Skenderbeu
BATE Borisov
6:00 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
Debrecen
Cliftonville
6:30 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
VMFD Zalgiris
Dinamo Zagreb
6:15 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 2
Game Details
Sutjeska
Sheriff Tiraspol
0
3
FT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 5
Game Details
F91 Dudelange
Ludogorets Razgrad
4:00 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 4
Game Details
FC Levadia Tallinn
Sparta Prague
4:00 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 7
Game Details
FK Qarabag
Valletta
4:30 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 0
Game Details
Maccabi Tel-Aviv
Santa Coloma
5:30 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 0
Game Details
T.N.S.
Slovan Bratislava
5:45 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 1
Game Details
HB Torshavn
Partizan Belgrade
6:00 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 3
Game Details
Skenderbeu
BATE Borisov
6:00 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
VMFD Zalgiris
Dinamo Zagreb
6:15 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 2
Game Details
Debrecen
Cliftonville
6:30 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
Celtic
KR Reykjavik
6:45 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 0
Game Details
Zeljeznicar Sarajevo
Metalurg
7:00 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
Sarpsborg FK
Aalesund
2
0
LIVE 35'
Game Details
Nacional
Defensor Sporting
12:15 AM GMT
Leg 1
Game Details
Olimpo de Bahía Blanca
Atletico Rafaela
6:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Figueirense FC
Bragantino
10:30 PM GMT
Leg 2. Aggregate: 1 - 2
Game Details
Icasa
Portuguesa de Desportos
10:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Goianiense
Oeste
10:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Next
 Posted by ESPN Staff
Nov 15, 2007

Andrew: Charges relate to 'technical breach'

Agent Sky Andrew has insisted he is guilty of no more than a 'technical breach of paperwork' after he was implicated in two of than 50 charges brought by the Football Association against Luton and some of their associates.

Luton have been charged with allegedly making payments to agents through another company rather than the club, as required by FA rules.

The club have also been charged with providing misleading information to the FA.

Former chairman Bill Tomlins has been charged with 15 rule breaches, former finance director Derek Peter with nine, and current directors John Mitchell and Richard Bagehot with failing to report the breaches when they became aware of them.

Six agents - Andrew, Mike Berry, Mark Curtis, Stephen Denos, David Manasseh and Andrew Mills - have each been charged with failing to ensure that payments to them were made and disclosed through the proper channels, said the statement.

But Andrew, whose clients have included high-profile players such as Sol Campbell and Jermain Defoe, has denied any wrongdoing with regards to payments received from Luton.

'Everything has been declared to the government, all VAT has been paid, so from our point of view we don't want anyone blowing this out of all proportion - it's very much a technical situation,' he told Sky Sports News.

'I don't want people to think I've done something financially wrong. I don't want people to get the wrong end of the stick. With respect to us it's just a technical breach of paperwork.'

He added: 'I can only speak on behalf of myself, and I don't want people to think we haven't disclosed money we've received to the Government. We have worked in the way we were asked to.

'I can't blame the FA because they've got a job to do, whether it's a technical breach or a breach.

'If there's a technical breach and there's a hearing, I'll go along to the hearing and make sure our case is put forward.'

The charges follow an FA investigation after former Luton manager Mike Newell claimed in early 2006 that illegal payments in the game were rife.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.