Football Notes: Financially Stricken Ecuadorean Side Deportivo Quito Releases 10 Players
After months of "economic problems," Ecuadorean side Deportivo Quito released 10 players that have "gone four months without receiving their wages." The club explained that it is "ready for negotiation and legal action from the released players through the Ecuadorean Federation chamber for reimbursement of the players' respective owed payments" (LA AFICION, 9/4). ... English fifth-tier side Barnet announced that The Hive stadium will be the venue for the FA WSL Continental Cup Final on Oct. 4 between EPL Arsenal and fifth-tier Lincoln City. The game will be broadcast live on BT Sport at 7:30pm (Barnet FC).