Brechin City statement on Newco

Brechin City Football Club published a statement today (July 13) on their club website to address reports in the wider media that they would vote to automatically place Charles Green’s newco in the first divison.

The statement said: “Contrary to reports in the press today, Brechin City FC have not agreed to vote yes to automatic inclusion in SFL One of Sevco.

Our position as agreed with our members on Wednesday is that we would only give a yes vote on the provison that the various elements of restructuring and merging of the league are agreed to our satisfaction.”

All 30 clubs of the Scottish Football League are set to meet today to vote on where the troubled Glasgow club should play their football next season.