EFL scraps league restructuring plan over FA Cup dispute
Shaun Harvey has ended discussions between the EFL and the FA over their Whole Game Solution.
The English Football League has scrapped plans to restructure the league pyramid after the Football Association refused to consider scheduling FA Cup games in midweek slots.
The EFL's 72 clubs have been debating the Whole Game Solution since the end of last season, with the main proposal being a move to five divisions of 20 teams but also a commitment to playing as many league fixtures as possible at weekends.
That plan depended on the FA being willing to stage FA Cup games during the week but its…