Posts Tagged "Queens Park Rangers"

The Madness Of Queens Park Rangers’ Annual Accounts

The Madness Of Queens Park Rangers’ Annual Accounts

By on Mar 6, 2014 in Finance, Latest | 4 comments

Well, at least we now have a fuller picture of exactly why the club is understood to be so steadfastly against the notion of Financial Fair Play. It had been expected that the release of Queens Park Rangers’ annual accounts for their 2012/13 financial year would not make for particularly appetising reading for the club’s supporters, but to suggest that...

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On Financial Fair Play & Legal Threats

On Financial Fair Play & Legal Threats

By on Feb 27, 2014 in Finance, Latest | 1 comment

It was always likely to only be a matter of time before somebody issued a legal challenge to somebody’s Financial Fair Play rules somewhere in this country. After all, the acquisition of debt has become one of the defining characteristics of football in this country from the very top of the professional game down in recent years. Indeed, in some respects it...

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QPR’s Accounts & The Costs Of Relegation

By on Mar 7, 2013 in Finance, Latest | 2 comments

It was always likely that there would be strong interest in the annual accounts of Queens Park Rangers, which were made public yesterday. After all, this was the Premier League club which defied the division’s recent moves towards austerity by spending lavishly during the January transfer window whilst rooted to the bottom of the table, a position they have...

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Deadline Day Panic: Is QPR’s Spending An Accident Waiting To Happen?

By on Jan 31, 2013 in Latest, Opinion | 5 comments

During the days, which now seem like a lifetime ago but which in reality were quite recently, of free and easy credit and hire purchase, the phrase ‘buy now, pay later’ became something of a mantra on the high street. Retailers wanted consumers to interpret this phrase in a very specific manner, appealing as it did to the strongest instincts of the human...

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Agony, Ecstasy, Chelsea & Queens Park Rangers

By on Jan 3, 2013 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

The crisis-o-meter klaxon sounded at just after twenty-five past nine last night at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea had suffered a stodgy evening against Queens Park Rangers, the sort of bad day at the office that all of us have from time to time, when everything takes thirty seconds longer than we were expecting it to and that inevitable feeling of clock-watching is...

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