Financial woes stalk relegated football league teams

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English football clubs are feeling the financial pinch. Picture: iStock
English football clubs are feeling the financial pinch. Picture: iStock

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Norwich City, who are in last place, have only a theoretical chance of avoiding the dreaded drop, but for West Ham United, Watford, Aston Villa and Bournemouth, there is still everything to play for.

In all likelihood, two of the four will be joining the Canaries in the Championship next season and will have to take the financial shortfall that comes with playing in the second-tier league.

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