The European Commission ruled against seven Spanish football clubs, stating that they received unfair advantages from the Spanish State, breaching EU State Aid regulations.
The Commission's decision came after three different investigations that have been around for a long time. Among the seven clubs, there are Spanish giants Real Madrid and FC Barcelona plus other Spanish powerhouses like Athletic Club de Bilbao and Valencia CF and smaller clubs like Atlético Osasuna, Heracles and Elche.
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