National League thanks Premier League

Statement from the National League:

 

The National League wishes to place on record its gratitude to the Premier League for an advance in its annual solidarity payments.

 

The Premier League unanimously voted to send funds to The National League three months earlier than originally scheduled.

 

Reflecting on their decision, National League Chairman, Brian Barwick, said: “I am delighted that the relationship between the Premier League and The National League remains so strong.

 

“We are very grateful that the Premier League have advanced us monies to be able to distribute to our clubs in the coming days.

 

“It is a gesture that will bring some welcome relief to many of the clubs in our league. It is appreciated”.