"There are still other clauses in the Football League document [denying the right of appeal] that we believed to be ambiguous, which we hope the Football League are able to be fair in this respect and we hope to come to an agreement on Monday.
"They're denying us the right of appeal, which we feel is not fair. But if it's the only way to move things forward, then we are prepared to maybe take the 10 points on the chin and move on.
"I've spoken to the [group] owner this morning and he's confirmed that once the Football League issues have been dealt with, it will only be a matter of hours after that that we can complete a deal."
This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.