THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

Neuchatel Xamax were stripped of their licence to play in the Swiss league this week, after they were accused of falsifying financial documents. Back in October (WSC 296) Paul Joyce reported that the arrival of the Chechen billionaire had led to some strange developments at the club 

When Chechen billionaire Bulat Chagaev became the new owner of Neuchâtel Xamax in May, many supporters were optimistic. Swiss champions in 1987 and 1988, Xamax had struggled to stay in the Super League since promotion in 2007. Read more