With no salary cap, many Premier League clubs spend more than 75 percent of their income on player wages.
The salary cap circumventing story came after DeBartolo was out of the league.
In the latest crackdown, Kenneth Feinberg announced a $500K salary cap on executives at bailed-out firms.
the maximum amount of money that can be spent on salaries for a sports team or other group
The salary cap can be a per-player limit or a total limit for the team's roster or both.