Can Sevco play in any league in Scotland ?

I was reading through Duff and Phelps latest notice to creditors released yesterday 10.07.2012. I came across the following paragraph:
4.16 As noted in the Proposals, the Club submitted a licence application to the SFA for both national and UEFA licences prior to the 31 March 2012 deadline. However both licence applications were refused by the licensing committee of the SFA due principally to the fact that because of the Company‟s insolvency it could not complete its annual, audited accounts for the year to 30 June 2011. In addition, in breach of UEFA licensing regulations, the Company had overdue sums due to other football clubs and overdue PAYE/NIC amounts, which had arisen as a consequence of the Company‟s insolvent position.
Now I appreciate that this is from the administrators of Rangers FC which is totally separate from Sevco Scotland Ltd/Sevc0 5088 but the fact remains that Sevco Scotland Ltd/Sevc0 5088  from what I understand will have to go through the same procedure to secure membership of the SFA and so the SFL.
The reason I and many others are questioning this is because of two articles listed in Legal Admin & Finance Criteria (2) which can be found on the SFA web site here http://www.scottishfa.co.uk/football_document_libraries.cfm?page=2570.

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Now considering both Sevco Scotland Ltd/Sevc0 5088 are new companies how can they satisfy the criteria set down by the SFA ?
I’m asking this as a genuine question. I appreciate there are people better qualified than me out there who have been following this shenanigans from a legal and business angle like Rangers Tax Case, Paul at CQN, Phil Mac and Paul McConville so I would appreciate it if someone could answer this question. More importantly I would like Mr Regan to explain and answer this question.

Comments

  1. Another thought to ponder is that even IF sevco are applying to transfer the sfa membership of oldco rangers then surely they are still unable to play as the oldco license has been refused due to no accounts and taxes ect ect. Hopefully the guys you mentioned above have a better answer but as far as I can see sevco playing in scotland with either a new membership or rangers’ old one will be doing so with yet even more rules bent as to make a long story short
    Sevco don’t meet minimum criteria for membership and must have to be treated as a special case to gain membership
    Rangers oldco have been refused a license renewal due to unaudited accoubnts and non payment if taxes so for their membership to be active must be treated as a special case with basic rules and requirements ignored
    Very strange indeed my friend

  2. Another thought to ponder is that even IF sevco are applying to transfer the sfa membership of oldco rangers then surely they are still unable to play as the oldco license has been refused due to no accounts and taxes ect ect. Hopefully the guys you mentioned above have a better answer but as far as I can see sevco playing in scotland with either a new membership or rangers’ old one will be doing so with yet even more rules bent as to make a long story short
    Sevco don’t meet minimum criteria for membership and must have to be treated as a special case to gain membership
    Rangers oldco have been refused a license renewal due to unaudited accoubnts and non payment if taxes so for their membership to be active must be treated as a special case with basic rules and requirements ignored
    Very strange indeed my friend

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