Football Notes: Football League's Overall To Include Appointment Of New CEO
The English Football League has announced that it is to appoint a CEO "as part of an overhaul of its senior management." The new role "will oversee the management and strategic direction of the organisation," with Chair Greg Clarke moving from an exec to non-exec role (SOCCEREX, 5/29). ... The Bulgarian Football Union "has asked the interior ministry to investigate claims" of match-fixing in seven top-flight games, including Lokomotiv Sofia's win over city rivals CSKA that saved them from relegation on Saturday (REUTERS, 5/29).