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Football Foundation: Finance

Culture Media and Sport written question – answered on 11th June 2009.

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Photo of Hugh Robertson Hugh Robertson Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport)

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what recent discussions he has had with (a) the Football Association and (b) the Premier League on the funding of the Football Foundation; and what financial commitments to the Foundation have been agreed for each year to 2012.

Photo of Gerry Sutcliffe Gerry Sutcliffe Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Sport)

holding answer 8 June 2009

I have regular discussions with the Football Association and the Premier League about football matters, including issues relating to the Football Foundation.

The current agreed annual financial commitment to the Football Foundation by each of the three funding partners is currently £15 million and runs to the end of the financial year 2009-10.

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