Derby County have appealed towards the 12-point deduction they acquired for going into administration.
The membership is arguing the state of affairs was attributable to the monetary impression of the coronavirus pandemic, and due to this fact the factors deduction mustn’t apply.
Derby are backside of the Championship, on two factors, seven adrift of fourth-bottom Hull.
The English Soccer League stated the Rams’ factors complete will proceed to mirror their deduction “at this present time”.
With out the deduction, Wayne Rooney’s facet could be 14th within the desk.
“The directors at Derby County have lodged an attraction towards the 12-point deduction imposed on the membership’s 2021-22 season complete on 22 September 2021,” an EFL assertion stated.
“As a consequence, this matter has been referred to an unbiased Arbitration panel who will take into account representations from each events earlier than making a willpower.”
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